Out on Home Video: ‘Before Midnight,’ ‘The Conjuring,’ ‘Only God Forgives,’ and More

Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke in Richard Linklater's 'Before Midnight'
Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke in Richard Linklater’s ‘Before Midnight’

Welcome to our weekly guide to what’s new on home video — DVD, Blu-ray, and probably VOD too!

  • Before Midnight.’ An exquisite drama about the trials and tribulations of a longtime married couple, starring Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy. Incisively directed by Richard Linklater. Reviewed here. Recommended.
  • The Conjuring.’ A family moves into a home that is possessed by supernatural beings. With Lili Taylor, Vera Farmiga, and Patrick Wilson; directed by James Wan. Reviewed here. Recommended.
  • I Give It a Year.’ A newlywed couple finds their first year of marriage to be more challenging than they’d ever imagined. A witty comedy for adults, starring Rose Byrne and Rafe Spall. Recommended.
  • The Internship.’ Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson deal with a mid-life career crisis by entering an internship program at Google. A would-be comedy. Reviewed at Twitch. Not recommended.
  • Only God Forgives.’ Ryan Gosling stars in an extremely violent, chilling revenge tale of revenge, set entirely in Thailand and directed by Nicolas Winding Refn. Recommended.
  • The Way, Way Back.’ Teenage boy finds new friendship on a family vacation. With Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Alison Janney, and Sam Rockwell. Not previewed.

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