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Now Available Clear History™ DVD & Blu-ray with Digital Copy!

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013

Clear History DVD

 

Written by and starring HBO® favorite Larry David (Curb Your Enthusiasm®, Seinfeld®) and directed by Greg Mottola (Superbad®), Clear History® is a new HBO Films® comedy about a man who lost out on millions – over the name of a car.  Ten years ago, Nathan Flomm (Larry David) had a successful career as the head of marketing for a start-up electric car company, but a disagreement with his boss Will Haney (Jon Hamm) led Nathan to walk away and sell back his shares of the company’s stock.  Soon after, the company became one of the most successful companies in the world, leaving Nathan reeling over the 10% he gave up that would’ve been worth millions.  The resulting public humiliation sent Nathan fleeing for exile.  A decade later, Nathan lives a simple life on Martha’s Vineyard and goes by the alias “Rolly DeVore.”  But when Will shows up, Nathan/Rolly vows to drive his nemesis off the island before his true identity is uncovered.  Order your copy today on DVD or Blu-ray with Digital Copy!

Clear History Blu-ray with Digital Copy

 

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The Weight of the Nation for Kids™ DVD Ship Today!

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013

Weight of the Nation for Kids DVD

 

This May, HBO® addresses the issue of childhood obesity in the three-part series The Weight of the Nation for Kids®, HBO’s® companion to its 2012 four-part, multi-platform documentary series, The Weight of the Nation. Developed in partnership with some of the world’s foremost health-research organizations, The Weight of the Nation spotlights the facts and myths of this crisis, showing how obesity affects the health of the nation and cripples the health care system– and The Weight of the Nation for Kids brings it down to (kid!) size, presented in a fun, family-friendly format. Incorporating interviews with young students as they make simple changes to their diets, school menus, or activities, the films reveal just how effective these kids are at bringing about bigger changes in their world – whether it’s students advocating for local, fresh produce as in Kebreeya’s Salad Days, trading in video-game sports for real-life sports in Quiz Ed!, or convincing school boards to provide healthier lunch options in The Great Cafeteria Takeover. Driven to improve themselves and their communities, the kids of The Weight of the Nation for Kids are an inspiration to those of all ages

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Manhunt™ DVD Now Available!

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

Manhunt DVD

 

The May 1, 2011 raid on Abbottabad, Pakistan that culminated in the killing of Osama bin Laden took 40 minutes. The CIA’s hunt for bin Laden took two decades. An official selection of the 2013 Sundance Film Festival®, Manhunt® tells the remarkable true story of the nearly 20-year pursuit of the world’s most notorious terrorist. Directed by Emmy®-nominee Greg Barker, the film features testimony and recollections – some shared for the first time – from top CIA officers, many of them women, who labored to eliminate bin Laden’s terrorist organization and eventually the man himself. Based on the book “Manhunt: The Ten-Year Search for Bin Laden – from 9/11 to Abbottabad” by Peter Bergen, this documentary feature is a real-life spy thriller that reveals behind-the-scenes accounts from CIA analysts, targeters and operatives, who testify to the disagreements, frustrations, tragedies and triumphs that make up this fascinating yet painful chapter in American military and political history. How the pieces of this ever-changing puzzle come together – of Osama bin Laden, al-Qaeda, and their violent determination to strike the United States – is the backbone of the story.

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An Apology to Elephants™ DVD Ships Today!

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

An Apology to Elephants DVD

 

Elephants are among the Earth’s most majestic and intelligent creatures – but for hundreds of years, they have suffered under the hands of humans. We have poached them for their tusks, chained them up in captivity, and destroyed their natural habitats. Narrated and executive produced by Oscar® nominated actress Lily Tomlin and directed and produced by Emmy® winner Amy Schatz, An Apology to Elephants is an HBO® family documentary that illustrates how elephants live in the wild – from their matriarchal structure to their truly impressive memories – and examines the problems and issues that arise when they are brought to live in captivity in zoos and circuses. This film traces our long history with elephants and features beautiful nature footage, juxtaposed with disturbing behind-the-scenes video of the cruel ways that circuses break down elephants’ spirits in order to get them to perform. The film also shows how people have been striving to spread awareness and improve the conditions for the scores of elephants still living in North America.

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An Apology to Elephants® on DVD!

Monday, September 30th, 2013

An Apology to Elephants DVD

 

Elephants are among the Earth’s most majestic and intelligent creatures – but for hundreds of years, they have suffered under the hands of humans. We have poached them for their tusks, chained them up in captivity, and destroyed their natural habitats. Narrated and executive produced by Oscar® nominated actress Lily Tomlin and directed and produced by Emmy® winner Amy Schatz, An Apology to Elephants is an HBO® family documentary that illustrates how elephants live in the wild – from their matriarchal structure to their truly impressive memories – and examines the problems and issues that arise when they are brought to live in captivity in zoos and circuses. This film traces our long history with elephants and features beautiful nature footage, juxtaposed with disturbing behind-the-scenes video of the cruel ways that circuses break down elephants’ spirits in order to get them to perform. The film also shows how people have been striving to spread awareness and improve the conditions for the scores of elephants still living in North America.

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Fall to Grace™ DVD Available Today!

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

Fall To Grace DVD

 

For Jim McGreevey, August 12, 2004 was, in his words, “a train wreck.” That was the day the New Jersey governor, after his affair with a man was exposed in the media, famously announced his resignation and declared himself “a gay American” on live TV. After his political downfall and the ugly divorce that followed, McGreevey found himself stripped of the trappings of his former life, and at an existential crossroads. In Act One of his life, as he calls it, he married twice, fathered two daughters, and reveled in the power and perks of political office. Fall to Grace® chronicles Act Two, in which an older, grayer McGreevey is living a simpler life, and is in the midst of a spiritual quest that has led him to a deeply rewarding place. For Alexandra Pelosi’s camera, McGreevey opens up about how the political limelight fed his ego and addiction to adoration – an addiction that ultimately “brought no more permanent happiness than heroin provides a junkie,” he says from a large suburban home he shares with his partner and several dogs. People with this need, continues McGreevey, are often drawn to politics, Hollywood or the ministry, which is now where he aspires to be.

 

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Behind the Candelabra™ DVD and Blu-ray Ships Today!

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Behind The Candelabra DVD

 

Directed by acclaimed filmmaker Steven Soderbergh and executive produced by Jerry Weintraub, this drama recreates the glittering private world of Liberace (Michael Douglas), the flamboyant, phenomenally successful entertainer whose extravagant costumes and elaborate stage shows made him the most bankable entertainer of his time. The story focuses on Liberace’s tempestuous relationship with Scott Thorson (Matt Damon) during a time when Liberace was at the peak of his popularity but remained closeted as a homosexual. Featuring a pair of electrifying performances by Douglas and Damon, Behind the Candelabra® captures the essence of Liberace’s appeal while reminding viewers how different attitudes were at the time. Order today on DVD or Blu-ray with Digital copy.

 Behind The Candelabra Blu-ray with Digital Copy

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Pre-order Manhunt™ on DVD

Monday, September 16th, 2013

Manhunt DVD

 

The May 1, 2011 raid on Abbottabad, Pakistan that culminated in the killing of Osama bin Laden took 40 minutes. The CIA’s hunt for bin Laden took two decades. An official selection of the 2013 Sundance Film Festival®, Manhunt® tells the remarkable true story of the nearly 20-year pursuit of the world’s most notorious terrorist. Directed by Emmy®-nominee Greg Barker, the film features testimony and recollections – some shared for the first time – from top CIA officers, many of them women, who labored to eliminate bin Laden’s terrorist organization and eventually the man himself. Based on the book “Manhunt: The Ten-Year Search for Bin Laden – from 9/11 to Abbottabad” by Peter Bergen, this documentary feature is a real-life spy thriller that reveals behind-the-scenes accounts from CIA analysts, targeters and operatives, who testify to the disagreements, frustrations, tragedies and triumphs that make up this fascinating yet painful chapter in American military and political history. How the pieces of this ever-changing puzzle come together – of Osama bin Laden, al-Qaeda, and their violent determination to strike the United States – is the backbone of the story.

 

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Order A Copy of Mary and Martha™ on DVD!

Thursday, September 12th, 2013

Mary and Martha DVD

 

From director Phillip Noyce (Dead Calm®, Patriot Games®) and writer Richard Curtis (Four Weddings and a Funeral®, War Horse®), this uplifting HBO® Films drama focuses on two very different women – an upscale American interior designer named Mary (Hilary Swank) and a middle-class Englishwoman named Martha (Brenda Blethyn) – who form an unlikely bond following the losses of their only children from malaria contracted in Africa. Battling their lingering grief and the strains on their marriages, the two work together to raise awareness of malaria, a preventable and treatable disease, while recovering their sense of purpose. The film offers an inspiring template for overcoming loss, while showing how ordinary people can make a difference in influencing social policy and affecting positive change.

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Phil Spector™ DVD Now Available!

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

Phil Spector DVD

 

Academy Award® winners Al Pacino and Helen Mirren star in a new HBO® Films production written and directed by Pulitzer Prize®-winning and Oscar®-nominated playwright David Mamet. Phil Spector® is Mamet’s exploration of the client-attorney relationship between legendary music producer Phil Spector (Pacino) and defense attorney Linda Kenney Baden (Mirren), who represented Spector during his first trial for murder. The film is executive produced by Academy Award® winner Barry Levinson and David Mamet and produced by Emmy® winner Michael Hausman. An HBO Films presentation of a Levinson/Fontana Production, the film also stars Emmy® nominee Jeffrey Tambor and Golden Globe® nominee Chiwetel Ejiofor. In the hands of celebrated playwright, screenwriter, author, director and producer David Mamet, Phil Spector is a mythological story, and he approaches it as a mythological story, rather than as a news story. Mamet begins his film with the card, “This is a work of fiction. It’s not ‘based on a true story.’ It is a drama inspired by actual persons in a trial, but it is neither an attempt to depict the actual persons, nor to comment upon the trial or its outcome.”

 

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