These are the DVD releases for Tuesday July 3rd – 10th, 2007. Just click on the links to purchase the movie posters:
- The Last Mimzy (Family) Synopsis: Two children discover a mysterious box that contains some strange devices they think are toys. As the children play with these “toys,” they begin to display higher and higher intelligence levels. Their teacher tells their parents that they seem to have grown beyond genius.
Cast: Rhiannon Leigh Wryn, Chris O’Neil, Rainn Wilson; Directed by: Robert Shaye
- Dead Silence (Horror) Synopis: There is an old ghost story in the sleepy town of Ravens Fair about Mary Shaw, a ventriloquist who went mad. Accused of the murder of a young boy, she was hunted down by vengeful townspeople who cut out her tongue and killed her. They buried her along with her “children,” a hand-made collection of vaudeville dolls.
Cast: Donnie Wahlberg, Amber Valletta, Bob Gunton, Ryan Kwanten, Zoë Raye, Judith Roberts; Directed by: James Wan
- The Astronaut Farmer (Drama) Synopsis: Experience a heartwarming display of family perseverance this summer when The Astronaut Farmer arrives on DVD July 10 from Warner Home Video. Director Michael Polish helms a moving story that will make you believe anything is possible when you reach for the stars.
The Astronaut Farmer chronicles the adventures of Charles Farmer (Billy Bob Thornton), a former rising star in the field of aerospace engineering who is forced to retire early and tend to a family situation. Over the next 10 years, Farmer spends his time and money on developing his very own rocket ship, in which he plans to launch himself and orbit the earth.
Cast: Billy Bob Thornton, Virginia Madsen, Bruce Dern, Tim Blake Nelson, Charlie B. Brown; Directed by: Michael Polish