As News 4 This Morning likes to do every Tuesday, we're going to highlight the major releases hitting DVD and Blu-Ray on June 4th, 2013.
We start with a comedy feature: Identity Thief. The film stars Jason Bateman as a victim of identify theft. But, this doesn't end with a simple call to the police, he has to travel to meet the criminal, played by Melissa Mccarthy. On the way, they'll run into various problems and hijinks. Identity Theif is rated R.
But, it you're looking for something that your kids might enjoy: a new animated feature also hits shelves today called Escape From Planet Earth. Featuring the voice talents of Sarah Jessica Parker, Rob Corddry and even William Shatner, the film focuses on a group of aliens and their adventures and hijinks--including being captured by a villain: voiced by Shatner. The film will be available on both Blu-Ray and DVD today.
Some of the other notable home video releases of the week: the sixth and latest Die Hard movie starring Bruce Willis is out today--which is A Good Day to Die Hard.
And, it may be the first zombie romantic comedy: in Warm Bodies; a zombie rescues a living human from an attack, which brings them closer together. Warm bodies is rated PG-13.
And, it's one of the latest animated series on the hub; the second DVD release of Littlest Pet Shop called "Sweetest Pets" comes out today. Pet shop features many voice actors and other talent from the extremely popular My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. The release has 5 episodes.