Music both classic and new and heroes of magic and Old West unite on retail shelves as part of this week’s big DVD and Blu-Ray releases.
These are some of the notable releases for December 17th, 2013 in Region 1 (North America) coming to retail on Blu-Ray and/or DVD:
One Direction: This is Us (PG, Sony Pictures, DVD & Blu-Ray) – This documentary follows the life of the popular boy band One Direction through live concerts, television appearances and more.
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (PG, 20th Century Fox, DVD & Blu-Ray) – The second installment in the Percy Jackson franchise continues where the first left in adapting the book series. Percy and his colleagues and friends journey into the titular Sea of Monsters in this fantasy movie. Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters stars Logan Lerman, Nathan Fillon and Stanley Tucci.
The Sound of Music Live! (Universal Studios, DVD) – The popular tale was recently adapted into a play version that was broadcast live on a major broadcast network. This DVD release contains that adaptation of the tale of the Von Trapp family, and stars Carrie Underwood, Steven Moyer, and Laura Benanti.
The Lone Ranger (PG-13, Disney, DVD & Blu-Ray) – This 2013 adaptation of the classic Western radio and TV series stars Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer as Tonto and the Lone Ranger, as they learn from each other in a quest to stop a dastardly villain.