New on DVD and Blu-ray
The new adaptation of Stephen King’s novel about a creepy clown was a huge hit because it “delivered exactly what it promised,” said Thrillist.com. Though “not a great movie,” it pits lovable losers against a memorable monster and provokes a “simultaneous sense of dread and wonder.”
Chadwick Boseman apparently can play any towering figure from African-American history, said the Philadelphia Daily News. Here, the actor plays a young Thurgood Marshall in a movie that “overcomes some early stiffness and flat-footed storytelling” to evolve into “an engaging courtroom drama.”
(Passion River, $18)
This award-winning documentary about a mentally challenged couple “will break your heart at least twice,” said TimeOut.com. Dina and Scott are both middle-aged, and as they plan a wedding and navigate the challenges of sexual intimacy, you feel honored to have gotten to know them.