Icon Home Entertainment have some divisive projects releasing on DVD, Blu-ray and Digital tomorrow. Nicolas Winding Refn’s latest was booed at Cannes, but now – if you haven’t seen it in cinemas – you can make your own mind up about Only God Forgives. Personally, I wouldn’t trust those elitist snobs.
Julian (Ryan Gosling) runs a Thai boxing club and smuggling ring with his brother Billy in Bangkok. Billy is suddenly murdered and their crime lord mother, Crystal (Kristin Scott Thomas) arrives to retrieve her son’s body. When Crystal forces Julian to settle the score with his brother’s killers, Julian finds himself in the ultimate showdown. Only God Forgives hits Blu-ray, DVD and Digital tomorrow. Its trailer can be viewed below.
The Lords of Salem tells the tale of Heidi (Sheri Moon Zombie), a radio station DJ living in Salem, Massachusetts, who receives a wooden box containing a mysterious vinyl record. As Heidi listens to the record it starts to play backwards and she unwittingly unleashes a coven of 300-year old witches who were imprisoned and tortured during the Salem Witch Trials. Is Heidi going mad, or are “The Lords of Salem” returning for revenge? The Lords of Salem also hits Blu-ray, DVD and Digital tomorrow. Its trailer can be viewed below.
Rome 1492 – An age of enlightenment, of unparalleled intellectual achievement, of Da Vinci, Michelangelo and Machiavelli. It was an era of rampant lawlessness, incessant war and unspeakable depravity. At the heart of this world order were the Borgia, a family synonymous with ruthlessness in their quest for power. Borgia: Faith and Fear Season 1 lands on DVD tomorrow, and is already available on iTunes. Its trailer can be viewed below.