With the end of a short month, begins another month of hit movies set to come out on DVD. Twilight: Breaking Dawn Pt. 2 looks to be the most anticipated movie to be released this month as many of it’s fan will want to watch the finale of the series, especially since Stephanie Meyer’s new book-to-movie film The Host is set to release at the end of March.
Other big movies set to come out is Wreck-it Ralph, Zero Dark Thirty, and The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.
Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Pt 2
Starring: Kristen Stewart (On the Road), Robert Pattinson (Cosmopolitis), Taylor Lautner (Breaking Dawn Pt 1)
Plot: The epic love story between Bella Swan and Edward Cullen concludes in this final installment of Stephenie Meyer’s best-selling series. DREAMGIRLS’ Bill Condon directs this second segment of the two-film adaptation.
Rotten Tomatoes: 48%
Starring: John C Reilly (Step-Brothers), Jack McBrayer (TV’s ’30 Rock’), Jane Lynch (TV’s ‘Glee’), Sarah Silverman (Funny People)
Plot: Ralph is tired of being overshadowed by Fix-It Felix, the “good guy” star of their game who always gets to save the day. But after decades doing the same thing and seeing all the glory go to Felix, Ralph decides he’s tired of playing the role of a bad guy. He takes matters into his own massive hands and sets off on a game-hopping journey across the arcade through every generation of video games to prove hes got what it takes to be a hero.
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Starring: Chris Hemsworth (The Avengers), Josh Hutcherson (Hunger Games), Josh Peck (ATM)
Plot: A city in Washington state awakens to the surreal sight of foreign paratroopers dropping from the sky – shockingly, the U.S. has been invaded and their hometown is the initial target. Quickly and without warning, the citizens find themselves prisoners and their town under enemy occupation. Determined to fight back, a group of young patriots seek refuge in the surrounding woods, training and reorganizing themselves into a guerilla group of fighters. Taking inspiration from their high school mascot, they call themselves the Wolverines, banding together to protect one another, liberate their town from its captors, and take back their freedom.
Rotten Tomatoes: 11%
Playing for Keeps
Starring: Gerard Butler (Machine Gun Preacher), Jessica Biel (Total Recall), Dennis Quaid (What to Expect When You’re Expecting), Uma Thurman (Savages)
Plot: Story about a former soccer star’s (Butler) attempt to try and reconnect with the family by becoming the head coach to his son’s soccer team.
Rotten Tomatoes: 4%
Life of Pi
Starring: Suraj Sharma, Gerard Depardieu, Tabu
Plot: A 16 year-old Indian boy whose passage to a new life in America aboard a freighter ends in a shipwreck in the Pacific. He is left to fend for himself on a life raft with an orangutan, hyena and Bengal tiger.
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Rise of the Guardians
Starring: Hugh Jackman (Wolverine), Alec Baldwin (TV’s ’30 Rock’), Isla Fisher (Rango)
Plot: When the evil spirit Pitch launches an assault on Earth, the Immortal Guardians team up to protect the innocence of children all around the world.
Rotten Tomatoes: 74%
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Starring: Martin Freeman (What’s Your Number), Ian McKellen (The Golden Compass), Richard Armitage, Elijah Wood (TV’s “Wilfred”), Cate Blanchett (Hanna)
Plot: In the first film of the trilogy, Bilbo Baggins (Freeman) sets off on a journey to reclaim the lost Dwarf kingdom of Erebor, which was overtaken by a dragon.
Rotten Tomatoes: 65%
Zero Dark Thirty
Starring: Jessica Chastain (Lawless), Jason Clarke (Lawless), Kyle Chandler (Super 8), Jennifer Ehle (Contagion), Mark Strong (John Carter)
Plot: For a decade, an elite team of intelligence and military operatives, working in secret across the globe, devoted themselves to a single goal: to find and eliminate Osama bin Laden.
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Starring: Kirsten Dunst (Melancholia), Rebel Wilson (Pitch Perfect), Lizzy Caplan (127 Hours), Isla Fisher (Rango)
Plot: Three friends are asked to be bridesmaids at a wedding of a woman they used to ridicule back in high school.
Rotten Tomatoes: 55%
Starring: Hugh Jackman (Real Steel), Russell Crowe (The Next Three Days), Anne Hathaway (Dark Knight Rises), Amanda Seyfried (In Time), Sacha Baron Cohen (The Dictator), Helena Bonham Carter (Dark Shadows), Eddie Redmayne (My Week with Marilyn)
Plot: Story about a man named Jean Valjean (Jackman) who is being hunted by a policeman Javert (Crowe) after he broke parole. Jackman meets and starts to care for a factory worker’s (Hathaway) daughter and how their relationship changes their lives.
Rotten Tomatoes: 70%
This is 40
Starring: Paul Rudd (Perks of Being a Wallflower), Leslie Mann (Paranorman), Megan Fox (Jonah Hex), Melissa McCarthy (Bridesmaids)
Plot: A sequel of sorts from “Knocked Up” but instead follow around Pete (Rudd) and Debbie (Mann) as they try and deal with turning 40.
Rotten Tomatoes: 52%
Starring: Bette Midler (The Women), Billy Crystal (The Tooth Fairy), Marissa Tomei (Crazy, Stupid, Love)
Plot: Story about two old-school grandparents (Midler and Crystal) who are trusted to watch over their two grandkids and learn to be better grandparents from their daughter (Tomei) who uses new-school ways.
Rotten Tomatoes: 19%
Killing them Softly
Starring: Brad Pitt (Moneyball), Casey Affleck (ParaNorman), Sam Rockwell (Seven Psychopaths)
Plot: Three dumb guys who think they’re smart rob a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse. Cogan is the enforcer hired to track them down and restore order.
Rotten Tomatoes: 75%