Monday, February 10 2014, 05:33 PM MST
New Release DVD and Blu-ray for February 11, 2014
(KUTV) It's a tremendous week for releases that includes the third season of Sherlock, the ever-so-popular BBC contemporary update of Arthur Conan Dyle's tales starring Benedict Cumberbatch (12 Years a Slave) and Martin Freeman (The Hobbit), the long-awaited adaptation of Orson Scott Card's Ender's Game, the Blu-ray debut of Disney's beloved The Jungle Book, J.C. Chandor's critically acclaimed All Is Lost starring Robert Redford, the successful romantic comedy The Best Man Holiday, Jerusha Hess' (Napoleon Dynamite) Jane Austen obsessed Austenland, Ridley Scott's reviled The Counselor, the equally dismissed Diana starring Naomi Watts and the television film Killing Kennedy starring Rob Lowe.
Those looking to delve a bit deeper should consider Tsui Hark's (Once Upon a Time in China) fantasy epic Young Detective Dee: Rise of the Sea Dragon, the excellent South Korean historical tale Masquerade, the critically adored Saudi Arabian drama Wadjda, the French drama The Artist and the Model, Erik Matti's (The Arrival) crime thriller On the Job or the ghost thriller Haunter starring Abigail Breslin (Little Miss Sunshine).
Also on the docket is the first season of FX's period drama The Americans starring Matthew Rhys and Keri Russell as KGB agents posing as American suburbanites and the BBC's release of the Doctor Who: The Moonbase, a classic 1967 storyline featuring Second Doctor Patrick Troughton versus the Cybermen.
Those looking for intriguing sport related films have The Armstrong Lie, Alex Gibney's frustraiting attempt to get Lance Armstrong to tell the truth and Spike Lee's filmed production of the one-man show Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth.
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