Monthly Archives: November 2018

November 2018 DVD Releases

Christmas isn’t far away so November is traditionally the best month for new releases and this year does not disappoint. The Crown series 2 and Very English Scandal are out this month as is Incredibles 2 and Ant-Man & The Wasp. Just some of the highlights of November releases are below.

The Crown Series 2

This will be the last series where Claire Foy portrays Queen Elizabeth II before we get to the next season with another actress portraying the Queen.

The second season tackles mostly on the political activities occurring during the Queen’s reign, such as the retirement of Harold Macmillan, the Profumo affair scandal, the Suez Crisis, and the assassination of John F. Kennedy. Aside from politics, we can also see the Queen’s struggles both as a wife and as a mother.

A Very English Scandal

This TV series features the trial of a politician regarding the conspiracy to have a gay ex-lover murdered.

British Liberal Party leader Jeremy Thorpe has a secret, and he wants that secret to remain hidden. Norman Josiffe, Thorpe’s lover, soon becomes a threat after becoming unstable. Despite Thorpe trying his best to keep his ex-lover at bay, a failed murder attempt eventually leads to the trial that exposes Thorpe’s secret and ends his political career.

Star Trek: Discovery

This is a TV series that occurs a decade before the first Star Trek series. Let us follow the USS Discovery as they journey to different planets and meet different creatures.

A damaged satellite is discovered and investigated by the crew of the USS Shenzhou. The death of an intruding Klingon fuels the war between the Klingons and the Federation. Between the 24 Klingon houses and the United Federation of Planets, who will gain the upper hand?

Equalizer 2

Denzel Washington returns to the big screen in the sequel of the 2014 blockbuster.

Robert McCall works as a Lyft driver, but in the side, he is the harbinger of vengeance. However, he is entangled in a crime regarding the death of a friend, who is also looking into another crime. McCall soon surmises that the death of his friend could be connected to the other crime. The question is, who is behind it?

Ant-Man and the Wasp

This exciting Marvel DVD stars Paul Rudd as Ant-Man and Evangeline Lilly as the Wasp.

Scott Lang is back in the scene as he works with Hope van Dyne (aka Wasp) and Hank Pym to retrieve Janet van Dyne. Creating a stable version of a tunnel to the quantum realm to get Janet back proves to be a huge task, especially when enemies related to Hank’s past and a profiteering dealer are in the way. Despite being in house arrest, Ant-Man is still out there being a superhero.

Incredibles 2

Who doesn’t love a Disney DVD. Mr. Incredible, Elastigirl, Violet, and Dash save the world as a family, but the concern of the government regarding the Parrs’ latest escapade leaves them with no financial assistance. Soon, they face the reality regarding the “elephant in the room,” with Elastigirl taking over the job of the “breadwinner” and Bob Parr being a stay-at-home parent.