Posted 3 June
Video Store update: Lincoln, Bullet to the Head, more
Hello everyone, I hope you enjoyed your weekend. I would like to share with you four new releases for the week:
From director Steven Spielberg comes this exhilarating historical drama. Daniel Day-Lewis gives a memorable performance as the profoundly influential American president, Abraham Lincoln. During his final months in office, Lincoln strives to convince America’s bitterly divided government to abolish slavery. With fierce, unstoppable courage, Lincoln inspires a decision that will change history forever.
Available now in the UK to buy from £9.99. Available from 13th July in Australia to rent or buy for AU$5.99/AU$24.99
Bullet to the Head
Sylvester Stallone stars as hitman Jimmy Bobo, in this non-stop explosive action-thriller. When Jimmy is witness to the murder of a friend he reluctantly forms an alliance with D.C. cop Taylor Kwon (Sung Kang) and together they plot to get revenge. But, the stakes are raised when the killer abducts Jimmy’s beautiful daughter.
Available now in the UK to rent or buy for £3.49/£11.99.
Silver Linings Playbook
Life doesn’t always go according to plan… Pat Solitano (Bradley Cooper) has lost everything – his house, his job and his wife. He now finds himself living back with his mother (Jacki Weaver) and father (Robert DeNiro) after spending eight months in a state institution on a plea bargain. When Pat meets Tiffany (Jennifer Lawrence), a mysterious girl with problems of her own, things get complicated. Tiffany offers to help Pat reconnect with his wife, but only if he’ll do something very important for her in return. As their deal plays out, an unexpected bond begins to form…
Available in Australia from 5th June to rent or buy, priced AU$5.99/AU$24.99.
Director Simon West and Nicolas Cage re-team for the first time since Con Air with a fast-paced action thriller set during Mardi Gras in New Orleans. Will Montgomery (Nicolas Cage) is a master thief who after being double-crossed in a heist gone awry is sent to prison for eight years. Upon his release he’s ready to leave his criminal past behind and try to rebuild a relationship with his estranged daughter Allison. The FBI and his old cohorts believe that he hid the loot from the last heist. To get his hands on it, his old partner Vincent kidnaps Allison and demands the entire $10 million as ransom. Will must trust his instincts and his old partner in crime, Riley, to get his daughter back alive before it’s too late.
Available in Australia from 5th June to rent or buy, priced $5.99/$24.99. Available in August in the UK.
All titles available from PlayStation Store in glorious 1080p HD! Enjoy!