New to Own: Week of May 5, 2014

by IMDb Editors | created - 30 Apr 2014 | updated - 30 Apr 2014 | Public

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1. Veronica Mars (2014)

PG-13 | 107 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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62 Metascore

Years after walking away from her past as a young private eye, Veronica Mars gets pulled back to her hometown, just in time for her high school reunion, in order to help her old flame Logan Echolls, who's embroiled in a murder mystery.

Director: Rob Thomas | Stars: Kristen Bell, Jason Dohring, Enrico Colantoni, Chris Lowell

Votes: 44,545 | Gross: $3.32M

Buy now on DVD, Blu-ray and Amazon Instant Video.

2. The Art of the Steal (2013)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Crime, Thriller

6.3
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53 Metascore

Crunch Calhoun, a semi-reformed art thief, agrees to get his old gang back together to pull off one last heist.

Director: Jonathan Sobol | Stars: Kurt Russell, Jay Baruchel, Katheryn Winnick, Chris Diamantopoulos

Votes: 20,746 | Gross: $0.06M

Buy now on DVD, Blu-ray and Amazon Instant Video.

3. Rookie Blue (2010–2015)

42 min | Crime, Drama

7.7
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Andy McNally and her friends are out of the academy and must adjust to the challenging life of a police officer at the 15th Division in Toronto.

Stars: Missy Peregrym, Gregory Smith, Enuka Okuma, Travis Milne

Votes: 14,774

Buy Season 4 now on DVD.

4. China Beach (1988–1991)

120 min | Drama, War

8.2
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The trials of a weary nurse, her friends and colleagues in a Vietnam War field hospital.

Stars: Dana Delany, Michael Boatman, Robert Picardo, Concetta Tomei

Votes: 2,135

Buy Season 3 now on DVD.

5. Generation War (2013)

TV-MA | 270 min | Action, Drama, History

8.5
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57 Metascore

Five friends go out to war and promise each other to be back for Christmas.

Stars: Volker Bruch, Tom Schilling, Katharina Schüttler, Miriam Stein

Votes: 18,461 | Gross: $0.09M

Buy now on DVD and Blu-ray.

6. Burn (I) (2012)

Not Rated | 86 min | Documentary

7.5
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82 Metascore

A documentary about Detroit told through the eyes of firefighters charged with the thankless task of saving a city that many have written off as dead.

Directors: Tom Putnam, Brenna Sanchez | Stars: Donald Austin, Brendan Doogie Milewski, Craig Dougherty, Terrell Hardaway

Votes: 632 | Gross: $0.11M

Buy now on DVD, Blu-ray and Amazon Instant Video.

7. Simon och ekarna (2011)

Not Rated | 122 min | Drama

6.5
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62 Metascore

Two boys come of age in Sweden during World War II.

Director: Lisa Ohlin | Stars: Bill Skarsgård, Helen Sjöholm, Jan Josef Liefers, Stefan Gödicke

Votes: 2,484 | Gross: $0.15M

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8. After the Dark (2013)

R | 107 min | Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

5.7
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37 Metascore

At an international school in Jakarta, a philosophy teacher challenges his class of twenty graduating seniors to choose which ten of them would take shelter underground and reboot the human race in the event of a nuclear apocalypse.

Director: John Huddles | Stars: James D'Arcy, Sophie Lowe, Daryl Sabara, Freddie Stroma

Votes: 18,729

Buy now on DVD, Blu-ray and Amazon Instant Video.

9. Ace in the Hole (1951)

Not Rated | 111 min | Drama, Film-Noir

8.2
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72 Metascore

A frustrated former big-city journalist now stuck working for an Albuquerque newspaper exploits a story about a man trapped in a cave to re-jump start his career, but the situation quickly escalates into an out-of-control circus.

Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Jan Sterling, Robert Arthur, Porter Hall

Votes: 22,019 | Gross: $3.97M

Buy the Criterion Collection Edition now on Blu-ray and DVD Combo.

10. Call Me Crazy: A Five Film (2013 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 85 min | Drama

7.0
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Like its first breast cancer-themed installment, Call Me Crazy aka Five 2/Five More will feature five short films featuring A-list talent both in front and behind the camera. The sequel ... See full summary »

Directors: Laura Dern, Bryce Dallas Howard, Bonnie Hunt, Ashley Judd, Sharon Maguire | Stars: Jennifer Hudson, Sarah Hyland, Melissa Leo, Mitch Rouse

Votes: 1,539

Buy now on DVD.

11. Sugar (I) (2013)

88 min | Drama

5.7
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A 20-year-old homeless girl is suffering from post traumatic stress syndrome on the streets of Hollywood and Venice beach.

Director: Rotimi Rainwater | Stars: Shenae Grimes-Beech, Marshall Allman, Austin Williams, Will Peltz

Votes: 320

Buy now on DVD.

12. Brightest Star (2013)

TV-14 | 80 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.1
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32 Metascore

After the heartbreaking end of his first love, a recent college graduate sets out to win back the girl of his dreams only to discover a greater journey awaits him.

Director: Maggie Kiley | Stars: Chris Lowell, Rose McIver, Jessica Szohr, Alex Kaluzhsky

Votes: 920

Buy now on DVD and Amazon Instant Video.

13. Still Mine (2012)

PG-13 | 102 min | Drama

7.4
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72 Metascore

An elderly couple fight against local authorities in rural New Brunswick to build their final home.

Director: Michael McGowan | Stars: James Cromwell, Ronan Rees, Geneviève Bujold, Campbell Scott

Votes: 3,412 | Gross: $1.15M

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14. Awful Nice (2013)

R | 92 min | Comedy

5.0
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42 Metascore

When Jim - a disenchanted yet highly popular college professor - learns of his father's death, he must track down his deadbeat brother Dave and deliver him to the funeral. Upon arrival, ... See full summary »

Director: Todd Sklar | Stars: Christopher Meloni, Zahn McClarnon, Brett Gelman, Laura Ramsey

Votes: 907

Buy now on DVD and Amazon Instant Video.

15. Who's Harry Crumb? (1989)

PG-13 | 94 min | Comedy, Mystery

5.8
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Harry Crumb is a bumbling and inept private investigator who is hired to solve the kidnapping of a young heiress which he's not expected to solve because his employer is the mastermind behind the kidnapping.

Director: Paul Flaherty | Stars: John Candy, Jeffrey Jones, Annie Potts, Tim Thomerson

Votes: 13,574 | Gross: $10.98M

Buy the 25th Anniversary Edition now on DVD.