$26 Million Box Office
Black Sabbath 13
Universal Republic Records • Pop/Rock The band that defined heavy metal picks up immediately where they left off with eight sprawling songs (five of them are over eight minutes in length) that possess every ounce of the maniacal vitality of the Grammy-winning, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees’ trailblazing work in the ‘70s.
Available June 11 CD 10956443.............................. $16.99
Starring: Saoirse Ronan, Max Irons, Diane Kruger, Jake Abel, Frances Fisher, William Hurt
Janet Evanovich Lee Goldberg Read by Scott Brick
Earth has been taken over by aliens in crisp white outfits and each one taking over a human ‘host’ so that the alien race can save the planet. Fewer humans are alive, and young Melanie has been on the run with her kid brother, Jamie, and her Louisiana honey, Jared. The Host opens with Melanie’s capture, and continues on her odyssey as the alien who attempts to overtake her, Wanderer, battles inside Melanie for control of her body and mind. UNK 126 min. (2013) $26M Action
Fiction A brand new series from #1 New York Times bestselling author Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg, bestselling author and television writer for Monk. What’s an FBI agent to do after she’s caught the world’s most wanted—and irresistibly charming— con man? Partner up with him.
“...enlivened by its thematic eccentricities.”
Available June 18
- Village Voice
Available July 9
DVD 10945700............. $20.99 Blu-ray (WS) 10943074............. $23.99
Random House, Inc.
Unabridged • 5 Discs Simultaneous Release • Replacements Available AUDIOBOOK 10030255............ $40.99 ISBN 9780385366922
picks of the week
DVD & Blu-ray
Franklin and Friends Fishing Trip
Featuring British Columbia native Barry Pepper
Featuring voices of: Graeme Jokic, Mackenzie Fahie
Starring: Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, Susan Sarandon, Jon Bernthal
Franklin decides to share his fort with Harriet and make some family memories of his own after witnessing his Dad and Aunt T sharing fond childhood memories on a family camping trip. UNK 45 min. Children’s
A father’s teenage son is wrongly accused of a drug distribution crime and is looking at a mandatory minimum prison sentence of ten years. Desperate and determined to rescue his son at all costs, he makes a deal with the U.S. attorney to work as an undercover informant and infiltrate a drug cartel on a dangerous mission, risking everything, including his family and his own life. 14A 112 min. (2013) $43M Action
Available June 18 DVD
Blu-ray (WS) 10881459.................$23.99
Max & Ruby
Featuring Toronto’s Alison Pill The Newsroom takes a behind-the-scenes look at a highrated cable-news program at the fictional ACN Network, focusing on the on and off camera lives of its acerbic anchor, a new executive producer, and their newsroom staff. UNK 725 min. (2012) Drama
Ruby wants everything to be perfect for her movie night with Louise and Grandma. But as soon as Max finds out there’s popcorn, that’s all he cares about. When the film they were going to show gets ruined, Max helps them create a whole new kind of movie night. G 50 min. Children’s
Available June 11
Following the tragic death of her father on her eighteenth birthday, India Stoker meets Charlie, her charismatic uncle, whom she never knew existed. But it soon becomes clear that Charlie’s arrival was no coincidence, and that the shocking secrets of his past could shatter India’s future. 14A 99 min. (2013) $2M Drama
Journey to a wondrous land of enchantment and surprises! Minnie and Pluto end up in the silly but spectacular land of Dizz. It’s an amazing place, with rainbow trees and friendly Chipmunchkins, but what Minnie wants most is to get home. But look out! Bad Witch Pete wants Minnie’s magical, sparkly green shoes, and he’s got a few tricks up his sleeve. G 101 min. Children’s
The Complete First Season Starring: Jeff Daniels, Emily Mortimer, Sam Waterston
DVD (WS) 10748403.................... $63.99 (4 Discs) Blu-ray (WS) 10748349.................$84.99 (4 Discs)
Starring: Mia Wasikowska, Nicole Kidman, Matthew Goode
“...a thriller of savage beauty.” - Rolling Stone Available June 18 DVD (WS) 10882760.................... $20.99 Blu-ray (WS) 10882758.................$24.99
The Wizard of Dizz
Available June 11 DVD
The Plan/Razor (Double Feature) Starring: Aaron Douglas, Edward James Olmos, Grace Park Razor tells the untold story of Pegasus and provides chilling clues to the fate of humanity as the final chapters of the Battlestar Galactica story unfold. The Plan tells the story of two powerful Cylon leaders, working separately, and their determination to finish the task. 14A 213 min. Sci-Fi
Available June 4
Fortune Cookie Prophecies Starring: Emily Alatalo, John Maillet At an isolated cottage, two couples crack open fortune cookies that prophesize their imminent death. After one of them dies suddenly, all hell breaks loose. Armed with only one Buddha Chain that can protect only the person wearing it, the remaining three people must now solve the mystery of the fortune cookies. Can they stop the prophecies before it’s too late? UNK 112 min. (2011) Horror
Available June 4 DVD
Blu-ray (WS) 10880493.................$12.99 (2 Discs)
Creature from the Black Lagoon Starring: Julie Adams An anthropological expedition in the Amazon stumbles upon the Gill-Man, a prehistoric humanoid fish monster who takes a fancy to a female in the group. PG 80 min. (1954) Horror
Available Now DVD 10054385.................... $15.99 Blu-ray (WS) 10868604.................$22.99
Kivalina V. Exxon
The Most Dangerous Litigation in America In an epic battle against the world’s biggest polluters, the oil and gas corporations, Kivalina, a tiny village in Northwest Alaska, struggles to survive and save itself from the consequences of global warming. PG 90 min. (2011) Documentary
Available June 18 DVD
BOX OFFICE FAVORITES $3 Million box office
$1 Million box office
Kai Po Che
Starring: Gina Rodriguez, Jenni Rivera, Lou Diamond Phillips, Edward James Olmos
Starring: Amrita Puri, Sushant Singh Rajput, Amit Sadh
Majo Tonorio, ‘Filly Brown,’ is a young hip-hop artist from Los Angeles. With her mother in prison and her father struggling to provide for his daughters, Filly knows that a record contract just may be the answer to her family’s financial problems. So when a record producer offers her a shot at stardom, she has to choose between selling out her dreams, or saving her family. UNK 99 min. (2012) Drama
“More heartfelt, humanistic, and entertaining...” - Village Voice “...marks the debut of a magnetic screen presence in Gina Rodriguez…”
- USA Today
Available July 30
DVD & Blu-ray
Three young and ambitious men are driven to open a training academy to produce the country’s next cricket stars. What follows is an epic story of passion, friendship, and destiny, spun around by real-life events that changed everything forever. Directed by Abhishek Kapoor based on Chetan Bhagat’s novel The 3 Mistakes of My Life. PG 143 min. (2013) Drama
“...performances are enjoyably boisterous...” - Los Angeles Times “A film that might be the next ‘Bend It Like Beckham’...” - Globe and Mail
Available Now DVD
(WS) 10967246.......................... $21.99
DVD (WS) 10919614.......................... $22.99 Blu-ray (WS) 10919591.......................... $29.99
HOT NEW TELEVISION
DVD & Blu-ray
Starring: Nathan Fillion, Stana Katic
Starring: Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer In the final season, Andy’s back in charge as regional manager at Dunder Mifflin, but a journey of self-discovery leads to unexpected consequences. Jim lands the job of his dreams but he and Pam must now adjust to a long-distance relationship. Everyone is excited to finally see the long-awaited documentary about their lives in the office, an event nine years in the making! UNK 562 min. (2012) Comedy
The Complete Fifth Season Together at last: After four seasons of sparring and heated banter, TV’s dynamic crime-solving team finds romance. Now that Castle and Beckett have finally given into their true feelings for each other, how will it affect their work together? Relive all 23 unforgettable episodes, complete with neverbefore-seen bonus features only available on DVD. PG 1032 min. (2012) Drama
Available September 10 DVD
(WS) 10967256.......................... $48.99 (5 Discs)
Available August 13 DVD (WS) 10965242.......................... $45.99 (5 Discs) Blu-ray (WS) 10965239.......................... $55.99 (4 Discs)
Starring: Emily VanCamp, Madeline Stowe, Joshua Bowman Emily Thorne returns to the Hamptons with a vengeance. Her enemies may be the same, but her mission now takes on a new, suspenseful twist. Emily will stop at nothing to uncover the secrets of her father’s murder, but the web of deceit is larger than she ever imagined. Now, with her mother in the picture, even more will be revealed. Feel the power of television’s most seductive series in all 22 episodes. UNK 946 min. (2012) Drama
Starring: Kerry Washington, Columbus Short, Guillermo Diaz For Olivia Pope and Associates, cleaning up other people’s messes takes a shattering personal toll. Season 2 blows the lid off Quinn’s identity, exposes Huck’s dark past, and uncovers Olivia’s darkest secret, something so shocking and enormous that it threatens the entire nation. Experience every breathless, jaw-dropping moment as Olivia Pope and her team of ‘gladiators in suits’ turn up the heat and raise the stakes. PG 946 min. (2012) Drama
Available August 20
Available September 3
The Complete Second Season
(WS) 10967255.......................... $48.99 (5 Discs)
The Complete Second Season
(WS) 10967250.......................... $48.99 (2 Discs)
For additional seasons of these shows go to www.cvsmidwesttapes.ca
The Fast And The Furious
$145M DVD (WS) 10876854..................$11.99 Blu-ray (WS) 10297989 .................$19.99
2 Fast 2 Furious
$127M DVD (WS) 10876848................... $11.99 Blu-ray (WS) 10297994 .................. $19.99
The Fast And The Furious Tokyo Drift
$63M DVD (WS) 10876850................... $11.99 Blu-ray (WS) 10297995 .................. $19.99
Fast & Furious
$155M DVD (WS) 10876849.................. $11.99 Blu-ray (WS) 10307627 ................. $19.99 (Special Edition)
The Hangover Part II
DVD (W/F) 10351798.............$21.99 Blu-ray (WS) 10351800.............$23.99
DVD (WS) 10575942 ............$21.99 Blu-ray (WS) 10576242 ............$38.99
The epic finale to the Hangover Trilogy
IN THEATRES NOW!
$210M DVD (WS) 10493045................... $20.99 Blu-ray (WS) 10493046................... $35.99 (Extended Edition)
Canadian Foreign Spotlight Spotlight
JUST ANNOUNCED CDs
Lightning Dust Fantasy
Jagjaguwar • Pop/Rock Lightning Dust’s third proper full-length finds its inspiration in skeletal synth pop, modern R&B beats, and the films of John Carpenter and, in accordance with Lightning Dust’s only longstanding rule, absolute minimalism.
Available June 25 CD 10943048............ $17.99
Folly and the Hunter Tragic Care
Outside Music • Pop/Rock Montreal’s folky rock trio Folly and the Hunter release their latest album, Tragic Care. Includes ten tracks recorded at Montreal’s Breakglass Studios. The band’s unique sound calls for a genre all its own.
Available Now CD 10879326............ $13.99
Bosnian Rainbows Sargent House • Pop/Rock
The band includes Omar Rodríguez-López and Deantoni Parks from Mars Volta
Since forming in the summer of 2012, Omar Rodríguez-López’s supergroup has toured extensively through North America, Europe, Russia, Australia, New Zealand, and Japan. They made their U.S. festival debut at last September’s Fun Fun Fun Fest, and appeared at Festival Vive Latino at Mexico City’s Foro Sol Stadium in March 2013. CD 10956447............................$16.99
Songversation Motown • R&B Arie is finally prepped for her return to music with her first studio album in over four years, the highly anticipated fifth studio album. Includes the lead single release Cocoa Butter. CD 10960440............ $16.99
Strange Days Elektra Catalog Group • Pop/Rock The second album from the Doors picks up where the band’s debut left off, with classic tracks like Love Me Two Times; People Are Strange; and When the Music’s Over. This expanded edition of the album features two new bonus tracks. “HHHH out of five...the darkside of carefree hippiedom...” - Downbeat CD 10158938............ $13.99
CD 10943056............ $16.99
Preservation Hall Jazz Band That’s It!
Legacy Recordings • Jazz Preservation Hall Jazz Band and its music continue to evolve as they embrace tradition and history while inspiring a new generation. With songs co-written with Dan Wilson, Chris Stapleton, and the legendary Paul Williams.
Available July 9 CD 10960454............ $16.99
UMe • Pop/Rock
Three Car Garage • Pop/Rock With arching melodies, epic guitar riffs, and rhythms inciting you to put your hands in the air, anthems give us a soundtrack to life’s defining moments. For Hanson, Anthem marks the beginning of their third decade of making music together.
Parental Advisory CD 10956497............ $10.99
Elektra Catalog Group • Pop/Rock The Doors’ landmark debut album broke ground with its blues and psychedelic influences. Now the album returns to CD with three bonus tracks as well as the classic hits Break on Through; Light My Fire; and The End. “4 1/2 out of 5...a tour de force of brilliant pop songwriting.” - Downbeat CD 10158937............ $11.99
Atlantic • Religious The highly anticipated new album which follows the band’s 2009 blockbuster, Awake. The album tells the story of a typical American teen coming into adulthood and trying to figure out who he is in a world riddled with problems.
Recorded at New York City’s Terminal 5 on July 25, 2011 at a free show for the album’s launch, this CD encapsulates the true essence of the band in concert, mixing music with performance art.
Jane’s Addiction Live in NYC
The rock band that defined the 1960s, Manzarek is known for his organ solo in the group’s hit song Light My Fire. He passed away at the age of 74.
CD 10943031............ $16.99
Evolution of R&B
No Place for My Dream
Massenburg Media, LLC R&B Guest Artist: Fantasia Barrino Joe is back! With Doubleback—Evolution of R&B, listeners will find that he is bringing the music he loves back to its roots with emotionally rich storylines, dynamic storytelling, and live instruments.
Knitting Factory • World Nigerian musician Femi Kuti releases No Place for My Dream. The album gets back to the pure essence of Afrobeat music, the sound Fela himself pioneered in the late 1960s. “The main guardian of Afrobeat... inviting and highly danceable...” - New York Times
Available July 2 CD 10948683............ $17.99
CD 10948666............ $18.99
Warner Music Nashville Pop/Rock
My Mother’s Brisket & Other Love Songs Rick Moranis, nominated for a Grammy for Best Comedy Album in 1983 and 2005, returns with a new collection of songs, this time derived from his Jewish roots and upbringing. CD 10943034............ $14.99
Club Life Volume Three Musical Freedom • Pop/Rock International superstar DJ and producer Tiesto announces the release of his new mix album, Club Life Volume Three Stockholm, via his own record label, Musical Freedom. CD 10948641............ $13.99
Read by Joyce Bean Brilliance Audio, Inc. Fiction Psychiatrist Nadine Lavoie
has a true desire to help people put their demons at rest. But she has demons of her own, some she can barely think about and some she can’t even remember.
Available June 18 Unabridged • 9 Discs Simultaneous Release • Replacements Available AUDIOBOOK 10029931............ $34.99 ISBN 9781441843968
Eye of God
Read by Christian Baskous Harper Collins Publishers Fiction A U.S. military satellite
crashes, and a search is conducted to recover its valuable cargo. But the satellite turns up something chilling: an image of the eastern U.S. seaboard in ruin. Meanwhile, the Vatican receives a package from a vanished colleague. It contains a skull scrawled with Aramaic and a tome bound in human skin. The source of these items: Ghengis Khan, whose tomb allegedly hides vast treasure. Now, Sigma Force must solve a mystery that leads back to Christianity’s roots.
Available June 25 Unabridged • 11 Discs Simultaneous Release • Replacements Available AUDIOBOOK 10016759............ $51.99 ISBN 9780062262943
HOT NEW FICTION
Elin Hilderbrand Read by Therese Plummer Hachette Audio Fiction The Carmichaels and
Grahams have gathered for a wedding. Plans are being made according to the wishes of the bride’s late mother, who left behind the Notebook: specific instructions for every detail of her youngest daughter’s future nuptials. Everything should be falling into place for the beautiful event—but in reality, things are far from perfect. While the couple-to-be are quite happy, their loved ones find their own lives crumbling.
Available June 25 Unabridged • 11 Discs Simultaneous Release • Replacements Available AUDIOBOOK 10022407............ $40.99 ISBN 9781607885252
Her Last Breath
Read by Kathleen McInerney Macmillan Audio Fiction An extraordinarily beautiful
Amish woman, a dangerous femme fatale, is the central figure in a story that reveals a dark side of Painters Mill and its seemingly perfect Amish world. What at first seems like a tragic but routine car accident suddenly takes on a more sinister cast as evidence emerges that nothing about the crash is accidental.
Available June 18 Unabridged • 9 Discs Simultaneous Release • Replacements Available AUDIOBOOK 10021072............ $45.99 ISBN 9781427231024
A Discourse in Steel
Paul S. Kemp
Read by Nick Podehl Brilliance Audio, Inc. Fiction So here’s the plan: kill the
demon, steal the treasure, retire to a life of luxury. It sounds easy when put like that. Most unfortunately for warrior-priest Egil and sneak thief Nix, however, when the demon they kill turns out to have worshippers in high places, retirement is not an option.
Available June 25 Unabridged • 9 Discs Simultaneous Release • Replacements Available AUDIOBOOK 10014326............ $22.99 ISBN 9781469270845
Nancy Thayer Read by Cassandra Campbell Books On Tape Fiction Rory Randall dies with
one last trick up his sleeve: His will includes a clause mandating a reunion for his daughters if they hope to inherit his posh Nantucket house. Relations among the three sisters are sour thanks to long-festering jealousies, resentments, and misunderstandings. To their surprise, the three young women find their newfound sisterhood easier to trust than the men who show up to complicate their lives.
Available June 18 Unabridged • 10 Discs Simultaneous Release • Replacements Available AUDIOBOOK 10000679............ $51.99 ISBN 9780307939609
Pray for Us Sinners
Read by John Keating Macmillan Fiction A British Army bomb
Read by Eric G. Dove Brilliance Audio, Inc. Fiction Hayes, a long, tall, and
disposal expert goes undercover to try to identify the source of the bombs being used by the Provisional IRA. “A deeply felt thriller...” - Globe and Mail
Available June 18 Unabridged • 9 Discs Simultaneous Release • Replacements Available AUDIOBOOK 10806796............ $45.99 ISBN 9781427231734
serious Texan, has long been suspicious of the blonde-haired, bright-eyed Minette Raynor, who is both mysterious and beautiful. And now he’s convinced that Minette was involved in giving his brother the drugs that killed him. Neither her looks nor anything else will stand in the way of him righting what is so very wrong.
Available June 25 Unabridged • 8 Discs Simultaneous Release • Replacements Available AUDIOBOOK 10744860............ $34.99 ISBN 9781455816576
Read by Rebecca Lowman Random House, Inc. Fiction From an early age, Kate
and her identical twin sister, Violet, knew that they were unlike everyone else. Kate and Vi were born with peculiar ‘senses,’ innate psychic abilities concerning future events and other people’s secrets. Though Vi embraced her visions, Kate did her best to hide them.
Available June 25 Unabridged • 9 Discs Simultaneous Release • Replacements Available AUDIOBOOK 10018090............ $40.99 ISBN 9780307736604
Ted Dekker, Tosca Lee
Read by Henry Leyva Faithwords Fiction Nine years after Rom
Sebastian was thrust into the most unlikely of circumstances, the alliance of his followers is in disarray. An epic battle with the Order has left them deeply divided. Only 49 followers remain loyal to Rom. This meager band must fight for survival as the Order focuses on their annihilation.
Available June 18 Unabridged • 10 Discs Simultaneous Release • Replacements Available AUDIOBOOK 10919648............ $40.99 ISBN 9781619692220
Read by Jay Snyder, Ellen Archer Hachette Audio Fiction A newlywed couple steps
into the sauna in their deluxe honeymoon suite, and never steps out again. FBI Agent John O’Hara is deep into solving the case, while Agent Sarah Brubaker is hunting another killer, whose victims all have one thing in common.
Available June 24 Unabridged • 8 Discs Simultaneous Release • Replacements Available AUDIOBOOK 10022496............ $40.99 ISBN 9781611130508
Sweet Salt Air
Read by Marguerite Gavin Macmillan Audio Fiction Charlotte and Nicole were
once the best of friends, spending summers together in Nicole’s family’s island house, but they have since grown apart. A successful travel writer, Charlotte lives on the road, while Nicole, a food blogger, lives in Philadelphia with her surgeon husband, Julian. But what both women don’t know is that they are each holding a secret that may change their relationship forever.
Available June 18 Unabridged • 10 Discs Simultaneous Release • Replacements Available AUDIOBOOK 10022452............ $45.99 ISBN 9781427230737
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