This Week on DVD/Blu-ray

12/31/2012 – ‘Looper’ and ‘Cosmopolis’

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Looper Box Art

Looper

Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Bruce Willis star in the critically-acclaimed futuristic action thriller from writer/director Rian Johnson. In the year 2072, time travel will be invented, but it will be illegal and only available on the black market. When the mob wants to get rid of someone, they will send their target thirty years into the past, where a "looper" -- a hired gun, like Joe -- is waiting to mop up. Joe is getting rich and life is good until the day the mob decides to "close the loop," sending back Joe's future self for assassination.

See Emily Blunt in an exclusive deleted scene from 'Looper,' available on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital Download and On Demand:

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • Commentary with Actors Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Emily Blunt and Director Rian Johnson
  • Deleted Scenes Commentary by Director Rian Johnson
  • The Science of Time Travel
  • Looper Animated Trailer
  • Scoring Looper and More

More Details:

To celebrate the home entertainment release of 'Looper' we're doing a giveaway! Five grand prize winners will each receive 'Looper' on Blu-ray. Here's how to enter:

Step 1: Follow @yahoomovies on Twitter

Step 2: Tweet this message:
Time's up. I want to win #Looper on Blu-ray from @yahoomovies http://yhoo.it/looper-blu #YahooDVD
Note: One entry per person/email address/Twitter handle.

Step 3: The giveaway ends 11:59 a.m. PT on January 7th, 2013. Winners will be notified 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.

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Novel Adaptation

Cosmopolis Box Art

Cosmopolis

Robert Pattinson stars in the latest thriller from director David Cronenberg. 28-year-old billionaire asset manager Eric Packer traverses Manhattan in his stretch limo, while remotely wagering his company's massive fortune on a bet against the Chinese Yuan. His trip across the city quickly turns into a wild, hypnotic odyssey as he encounters explosive city riots and a parade of provocative visitors. Having started the day with everything, believing he is the future, Packer's perfectly ordered, doubt-free world is about to implode.

See director David Cronenberg in an exclusive behind-the-scenes feature clip from 'Cosmopolis,' available on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital Download and On Demand:

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • Citizens of Cosmopolis
  • Audio Commentary with David Cronenberg
  • Interviews with Cast and Crew

More Details:

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