Hercules – Not even Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson could make this take on the mythical hero connect with audiences domestically, but it proved a sizable hit overseas grossing $165 million and making up its $100 million budget on its own so the $72 million earned in the States was just a bonus.
Buy on Blu-Ray: Hercules (Blu-ray + DVD + Digital HD)
Buy on Blu-Ray 3D: Hercules (Blu-ray 3D + Blu-ray + DVD + Digital HD)
Maleficent – Angelina Jolie’s fascinating turn as the Disney villain intrigued audiences looking to see one of Hollywood’s biggest stars playing an evil queen and it proved one of the year’s biggest hits.
Buy on Blu-Ray: Maleficent (Blu-ray)
Buy on DVD: Maleficent (1-Disc DVD)
Planes: Fire & Rescue – The next chapter of the “Cars” spin-off sees Dusty join a forest fire and rescue unit in his efforts to become a firefighter. Fans of the franchise should enjoy it and adding another animated film to a library can only help make a long road trip more tolerable.
Buy on Blu-Ray: Planes Fire and Rescue (2-Disc Blu-ray Combo Pack)
Buy on DVD: Planes Fire and Rescue (1-Disc DVD)