04/17/2012 – ‘Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol,’ ‘Born to Be Wild,’ ‘The Divide’ and ‘Shame’

Philip Yu
This Week on DVD/Blu-ray

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Mission: Imposssible - Ghost Protocol Box Art

Mission: Imposssible - Ghost Protocol

Tom Cruise is back in action and geared up for the impossible in the latest thrilling, globe-hopping installment of the blockbuster spy action/adventure series. Blamed for the terrorist bombing of the Kremlin, IMF operative Ethan Hunt is disavowed along with the rest of the agency when the President initiates "Ghost Protocol." Left without any resources or backup, Ethan must find a way to clear his agency's name and prevent another attack. To complicate matters further, Ethan is forced to embark on this mission with a team of fellow IMF fugitives whose personal motives he does not fully know.

See Tom Cruise in an exclusive behind-the-scenes bonus feature clip from 'Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol,' available on Blu-ray, DVD, On Demand and Digital Download:

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • Suiting Up In Prague
  • Heating Up In Dabai
  • Vancouver Fisticuffs
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Impossible Missions and More

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We're giving away a 'Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol' Prize Pack, which includes a pair of branded Transcend GPS ski goggles and a Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack, to one grand prize winner. Four runner-up winners will receive the 'Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol' Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack Here's how to enter:

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Step 3: The giveaway ends 11:59 p.m. PT on April 20th, 2012. Winners will be announced on Twitter and will receive a Direct Message with further information. Keep in mind, this giveaway is open to U.S. residents only. If you have any other questions, check out the official rules or feel free to tweet us.


Wild Things

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Born to Be Wild

An inspiring story of love, dedication and the remarkable bond between humans and animals. Narrated by Morgan Freman, this film documents orphaned orangutans and elephants and the extraordinary people who rescue and raise them -- saving endangered species one life at a time. Take a trip into the lush rainforests of Borneo with world-renowned primatologist Dr. Birute Galdikas, and across the rugged Kenyan savannah with celebrated elephant authority Dame Daphne Sheldrick, as they and their team rescue, rehabilitate and return these incredible animals back to the wild.

Watch an exclusive behind-the-scenes bonus feature clip from 'Born to Be Wild,' available on Blu-ray, DVD, On Demand and Digital Download:

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • Borneo
  • Kenya
  • Camp Leakey
  • Coming Home to Tsavo
  • Wild Filmmaking and More

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The Divide Box Art

The Divide

Nine strangers -- all tenants of a New York high rise apartment -- escape a nuclear attack by hiding out in the building's bunker-like basement. Trapped for days underground with no hope for rescue, and only unspeakable horrors awaiting them on the other side of the bunker door, the group begins to descend into madness, each turning on one another with physical and psychological torment. While everyone in the bunker allows themselves to be overcome by desperation and lose their humanity, one survivor holds onto a thin chance for escape even with no promise of salvation on the outside.

See the cast and crew in an exclusive behind-the-scenes feature clip from 'The Divide,' available on Blu-ray, DVD, On Demand and Digital Download:

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • Audio Commentary with director Xavier Gens, Michael Biehn, Milo Ventimiglia and Michael Eklund
  • Trailer

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Shame Box Art


Michael Fassbender and Cary Mulligan star in writer/director Steve McQueen's haunting, provocative character study about the life of a sex addict and his emotionally troubled sister. Brandon is a successful New York businessman with a dark and destructive secret. A damaged soul, he leads a solitary existence shunning intimacy with women but feeding his desires with a compulsive addiction to sex. When Sissy, his mentally unstable younger sister moves into his apartment stirring memories of their shared painful past, Brandon's insular life spirals out of control.

See Michael Fassbender and Cary Mulligan in clips from 'Shame,' available on Blu-ray, DVD, On Demand and Digital Download:

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • Focus on Michael Fassbender
  • Director Steven McQueen
  • The Story of Shame
  • A Shared Vision
  • Fox Movie Channel Presents: In Character With Michael Fassbender

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