Her name is Merida, and although she may have chosen her own path through Scotland, she managed to find her way into our number-one DVD release of the week!
Join Princess Merida on an epic adventure through the animated world of Scotland. Merida is set on deciding her own fate and must learn the true courage and sacrifice that comes with breaking tradition. This is one of Disney’s most brilliant animated excursions yet, and with Emma Thompson and Kelly Macdonald commanding the voices, this is a must-have for the whole family!
Rotten Tomatoes: 78% Fresh
Drug cartels and love are never a good mix, although they do make for a suspenseful movie plot. Savages is a complex tale of narcotics competition, kidnapping and revenge. The film stars Benicio Del Toro, Salma Hayek, John Travolta and the stunning Blake Lively.
Rotten Tomatoes: 51% Splat
3) The Watch
Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn and Jonah Hill are the Neighborhood Watch. Need we say more? Just check out that van decal in the trailer. You already know these guys are going to take their trivial job way too seriously, and that the minimal jurisdiction they possess will surely be breached. And, they’re not just patrolling soccer moms and snowbirds — the city has been infiltrated by aliens. Is the neighborhood really sleeping that much better at night with these fools in charge?
Rotten Tomatoes: 17% Splat
4) The Queen of Versailles
Jackie and David Siegel loved their lives in the bubble of billionaire luxury, but watch as it all falls apart and they have to return to the middle class when the stocks crash. From mansions to McDonalds, this documentary chronicles a return to normality and balance from the world of those who had neither.
Rotten Tomatoes: 95% Fresh
5) Nitro Circus: The Movie 3D
If you’re looking for plot and substance then just move along. Now, if you want pure entertainment and adrenaline-fueled stunts, look no further. Join Motocross superstar Travis Pastrana and his band of assorted daredevils as they take on everything from skyscraper BASE jumping to crashes and everything else these crazy kids can think up. This isn’t your average circus.
Rotten Tomatoes: 6% splat