Upcoming DVD Releases: December 2014

Just in time for Christmas 2014, there are summer blockbusters and cult classics alike coming out on DVD and Blu-ray for the first time! Here are our picks for the top 10 DVDs that will be released in December 2014:

December 2 – Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

After the disappointing 2001 remake, most people weren’t expecting much from Dawn of Planet of the Apes, but it turned out to be one of the best surprises of the summer movie season. Currently standing at 91% on Rotten Tomatoes and 79 on Metacritic, it was a hit with both critics and audiences thanks to its intelligent and thought-provoking story and outstanding special effects.

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December 2 – The Hundred-Foot Journey

A charming, feel-good film about an Indian-Muslim family that opens a restaurant in rural France, sparking a rivalry with the Michelin-rated French restaurant across the street. Foodies will especially love the mouth-watering food photography and descriptions.

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December 2 – My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, Season 4

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic is one of those rare children’s shows that’s smart enough to be a hit with adults as well, making this DVD set a great choice for family viewing!

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December 2 – The Legend of Korra: Book Three

After a somewhat uneven first season, The Legend of Korra found its footing in season two, and season three was the best yet!

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December 2 – One Direction ‘Where We Are’ Live From San Siro Stadium

If you’ve got any teenage girls on your shopping list, there’s a pretty good chance this concert DVD by the superstar British boy band One Direction will be on their wishlist!

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December 9 – Guardians of the Galaxy

Marvel’s latest feature film was one of the summer’s biggest hits thanks to non-stop action, appealing characters, and plenty of light-hearted fun. This film will be under many a geek’s Christmas tree this year, guaranteed. (PS – Don’t forget to #PlantATreeForGroot next Arbor Day!)

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December 9 – Doctor Who: Season 8

Season 8 of this legendary British sci-fi series introduced Peter Capaldi as the 12th Doctor, replacing Matt Smith.

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December 16 – The Maze Runner

Teen Wolf‘s breakout star Dylan O’Brien stars in this thrilling adaptation of a bestselling YA novel that’s sure to be a hit with fans of The Hunger Games.

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December 16 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles got the Michael Bay treatment with this flashy remake. Whether that’s a good or bad thing is up to you.

December 16 – Cowboy Bebop: The Complete Series

Cowboy Bebop, which follows a group of intergalactic bounty hunters on their adventures, is widely considered to be one of the greatest anime series of all time, and anime fans won’t want to miss this collection!

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Which December 2014 new release are you looking forward to most?

Chief Suggester

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