What’s New on Digital, DVD/Blu-ray, TV, & Netflix This Week: June 10-16
At a loss for what to watch this week? From new DVDs and Blu-rays, to what's streaming on Netflix, we've got you covered.
NEW VIDEO ON DIGITAL, DEMAND, AND STREAMING
'High Life' (June 11)
The future Batman, aka Robert Pattinson, stars in the first English language film from visionary French director Claire Denis ("Chocolat"). The erotic thriller stars Pattinson as Monte, who lives aboard the spacecraft with his baby daughter. He's part of a crew made up of convicts and death row inmates who are guinea pigs for bizarre experiments conducted by the nefarious Dr. Dibs (Juliette Binoche).
'The Aftermath' (June 11)
This romantic drama takes place just after World War II. Keira Knightley stars as Rachael Morgan, who arrives in war-torn Hamburg to reunite with her British colonel husband (Jason Clarke). She's stunned to discover they will share a home with a German widower (Alexander Skarsgard) and his troubled daughter. In this charged atmosphere, enmity and grief give way to passion, sex and betrayal. Available on Digital HD June 11.
'The Real World' Season 33 (June 13)
The iconic MTV reality series — which chronicles what happens when people stop being polite ... and start getting real — moves over to Facebook Watch. Seven strangers from wildly different backgrounds move in together in a house in Atlanta, Georgia.
'Too Old to Die Young' (June 14)
"Drive" and "Neon Demon" director Nicolas Winding Refn is back for tell another moody, gritty, neon-lit L.A. story in this Amazon series. Miles Teller plays a cop who gets involved with L.A.'s seedy criminal underbelly after killing a woman. The movie follows "characters’ existential journeys from being killers to becoming samurais in the city of angels." We expect it will be very violent.
NEW ON DVD AND BLU-RAY
'Captain Marvel' (June 11)
"Higher, further, faster" is the mantra of the titular superhero (Brie Larson), who bears incredible powers and brings a fresh boost to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. She is a member of the Kree's elite fighting force, but when a mission brings her back to Earth, she begins to unlock memories of her former life as an Airforce pilot named Carol Danvers. Facing an attack by the Skrull, Carol teams up with agent Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) to prevent an all-out war from tearing through Earth.
The movie arrives on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD on June 11 (and is already available on Digital HD). Bonus features include deleted scenes, gag reel, and multiple making-of featurettes.
'Five Feet Apart' (June 11)
The teen melodrama is much in the vein of "The Fault in Our Stars," so break out the tissues. Haley Lu Richardson and Cole Sprouse star as two young patients with cystic fibrosis, who try to have a relationship despite always being forced to stay a certain distance away from each other.
The movie arrives on Blu-ray and DVD on June 11 (and is already available on Digital HD). Bonus features include deleted scenes, an alternate ending, and making-of featurettes.
'Captive State' (June 11)
Rupert Wyatt's sci-fi thriller is set in Chicago 10 years after an alien occupation has imposed strict martial law on all humans. A young man named Gabriel Drummon (Ashton Sanders) joins the insurgency, but becomes the target of shadowy figure who's trying to crush the rebellion and its plans for freedom. John Goodman and Vera Farmiga also star.
The movie arrives on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD on June 11.
'Ghostbusters' and 'Ghostbusters II' (June 11): This special 35th anniversary edition includes rare archival footage, including never-before-seen deleted footage from the first film.
'Swing Time' (June 11): The 1936 classic musical starring Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers gets a new 2K restoration from Criterion. Watch the Hollywood icons at their peak, playing a gambler and a dance instructor with sizzling chemistry.
NEW ON NETFLIX
'Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese' (June 12)
The legendary director turns his documentary lens on the legendary singer/songwriter to focus on Dylan's famous 1975 concert tour. The singer played in smaller, more intimate venues (and sometimes, in secret) and changed his entire look, sometimes wearing surrealistic masks. For the documentary, Dylan gives his first on-camera interview in over a decade.
'Jessica Jones' Season 3
The final season of the last remaining Marvel/Netflix superhero drama finds Jessica (Krysten Ritter) attempting to repair her fractured friendship with Trish (Rachael Taylor) when she needs help defeating a highly intelligent psychopath, Gregory Salinger (Jeremy Bobb).
For more, see what else is new on Netflix in June 2019.
TV WORTH WATCHING
'Pose' Season 2 Premiere, FX (June 11, 10 p.m.)
The groundbreaking drama returns, jumping forward to 1990. As the ballroom community starts to go mainstream, the House of Evangelista is forced to reevaluate their goals. Meanwhile, the AIDS crisis worsens and the reaction from a group of activists reaches a fever pitch.
'Queen Sugar' Season 4 Premiere, FX (June 12, 9 p.m.)
Nova Bordelon (Rutina Wesley) publishes her memoir and the very revealing look at her life, her family and their past threatens to tear apart the siblings. Meanwhile, Charley (Dawn-Lyen Gardner) continues her fight against the Landry family and Ralph Angel (Kofi Siriboe) navigates fatherhood knowing Blue is not his biological son.
'Younger' Season 6 Premiere, TV Land (June 12, 10 p.m.)
Liza (Sutton Foster) and Charles (Peter Hermann) figure out the new normal in their relationship now that he's no longer running the publishing company.
'Baskets' Season 4 Premiere, FX (June 13, 10 p.m.)
After 49 years, Chip (Zach Galifianakis) decides it's finally time to leave the nest. Of course, that's easier said than done, even with the help of a life coach.
'City on a Hill' Series Premiere, Showtime (June 16, 9 p.m.)
Set in early 1990s Boston, the series finds the city rife with criminals, while the local law enforcement agencies are rife with corruption and racism. A new assistant district attorney Decourcy Ward (Aldis Hodge) arrives from Brooklyn and forms an unlikely alliance with a corrupt yet venerated FBI veteran, Jackie Rohr (Kevin Bacon).
'Euphoria' Series Premiere, HBO (June 16, 10 p.m.)
The new teen drama follows a rgoup of high school students as they navigate a minefield of drugs, sex, identity, trauma, social media, love and friendship. Seventeen-year-old Rue (Zendaya) returns home from rehab with no plans to stay clean.