Top 5 Redbox DVDs: Hugo delights in old-world charm

SheKnows ranks Martin Scorsese’s Hugo as our top pick for Redbox/DVD/Blu-rays this week as the multi-Oscar-nominated film is about hope, friendship and family. Nestle into the couch and get yourself some Hugo this weekend.


No. 1 — Hugo

Nominated for 11 Academy Awards, the mystical journey of a boy living in early 20th century Paris is one you cannot miss. The first non-violent directing debut of Martin Scorsese is one that delights children and adults alike with its attention to gorgeous set design and heartwarming storytelling. Hugo stars Ben Kingsley, Asa Butterfield and Sacha Baron Cohen.

Rotten Tomatoes: 93% fresh

No. 2 — Johnny English Reborn

Everyone’s favorite British spy goof is back for more hilarious action. This time, he travels to a monastery to get his mojo back. You can only imagine what that does — makes everything worse. Starring Rowan Atkinson, Gillian Anderson and Rosamund Pike, this action-comedy is sure to tickle your funny bone.

Rotten Tomatoes: 37% splat

No. 3 — InSight

An ER nurse has the ability to see the crime that killed a victim she attended. Starring Natalie Zea, Sean Patrick Flanery and Christopher Lloyd, this action-thriller about a clairvoyant nurse turns into a personal story when she meets the killer.

Rotten Tomatoes: no score yet

No. 4 — Answers to Nothing

Dane Cook, the resident gross guy comedian, goes serious in this drama about a missing girl. Co-starring Zach Gilford, Miranda Bailey and Julie Benz, this thriller might just change your mind about Cook.

Rotten Tomatoes: 9% splat

No. 5 — I Melt with You

Rob Lowe fans will want to check out this walk down memory lane when a group of college buddies (played by Jeremy Piven, Thomas Jane and Christian McKay) regroup for a week in Big Sur to catch up on each other’s lives. Little do they realize, their friendship might be more damaging than good.

Rotten Tomatoes: 13% splat

Photo credit: Paramount Pictures


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