These are the movies being released on DVD this Tuesday. Click on the links below to purchase the movie posters:
Bottle Shock (Comedy/ Drama) – Cast: Bill Pullman, Alan Rickman, Chris Pine, Freddy Rodriguez, Rachael Taylor, Dennis Farina, Bradley Whitford, Miguel Sandoval, Eliza Dushku; Director: Randall Miller
Based on true story, Bottle Shock chronicles the events leading up to the famous Paris tasting events of 1976 in which Napa wines defeated the esalted French wines, in a blind tasting competition, and put California wines on the map for good.
The Secret Life of Bees (Drama) – In South Carolina in 1964, Lily Owens (Dakota Fanning) is a 14-year-old girl who is haunted by the memory of her late mother (Hilarie Burton). To escape her lonely life and troubled relationship with her father (Paul Bettany), Lily flees with Rosaleen (Jennifer Hudson), her caregiver and only friend, to a South Carolina town that holds the secret to her mother’s past. Taken in by the intelligent and independent Boatwright sisters (Queen Latifah, Sophie Okonedo and Alicia Keys), Lily finds solace in their mesmerizing world of beekeeping.
Zack and Miri Make A Porno (Comedy) – Cast: Seth Rogen, Elizabeth Banks, Justin Long, Craig Robinson, Jason Mewes, Traci Lords; Directed by: Kevin Smith
Kevin Smith writes and directs his newest comedy for The Weinstein Co. with Zack & Miri Make a Porno, the story of two friends (Seth Rogan and Elizabeth Banks) who get into the amateur porn business to combat their rising debt, only to realize their underlying feelings for each other while doing so.
Release date: Wednesday August 6, 2008 (Limited) Genre: Drama Running time: 106 min. Director: Randall Miller Studio: Alliance Films/Freestyle Releasing Producer(s): Brenda Lhormer, J. Todd Harris, Jody Savin, Marc Lhormer, Marc Toberoff, Randall Miller Screenplay: Jody Savin Cast: Alan Rickman, Chris Pine, Bill Pullman, Rachael Taylor, Freddy Rodriguez, Dennis Farina, Eliza Dushku, Bradley Whitford, Miguel Sandoval Official Site:bottleshockthemovie.com Rating:PG-13 for brief strong language, some sexual content and a scene of drug use Available film art:Bottle Shock movie posters
Synopsis The story of the early days of California wine making featuring the now infamous, blind Paris wine tasting of 1976 that has come to be known as “Judgment of Paris”.