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Video Verdict: Reviews of ‘Deliver Us From Evil’ and ‘Wish I Was Here’

Edgar Ramírez, left, and Eric Bana battle the forces of darkness in “Deliver Us From Evil.”

Edgar Ramírez, left, and Eric Bana battle the forces of darkness in “Deliver Us From Evil.”

This week’s major home video releases include an independent film written by, directed by and starring Zach Braff. Also on tap is a horror-thriller featuring Eric Bana and Edgar Ramírez.

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Video Verdict: Reviews of ‘Sex Tape,’ ‘Earth to Echo’ and ‘The Purge: Anarchy’

Cameron Diaz (left) and Jason Segel star in “Sex Tape.”

Cameron Diaz (left) and Jason Segel star in “Sex Tape.”

This week’s home video releases range from a science-fiction movie aimed at youth to a broad, R-rated sex comedy.

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Video Verdict: Reviews of ‘X-Men – Days of Future Past’ and ‘Mr. Peabody & Sherman’

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Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) travels through time in “X-Men: Days of Future Past.”Photo courtesy of 20th Century Fox

A family film based on a classic cartoon series and a superhero adventure featuring Marvel’s X-Men anchor this week’s home video releases.

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Video Verdict: Reviews of ‘Edge of Tomorrow,’ ‘A Million Ways to Die in the West’ and ‘Million Dollar Arm’

Tom Cruise, left, and Emily Blunt fight to save Earth in the science-fiction thriller “Edge of Tomorrow.”  Photo courtesy of Warner Brothers

Tom Cruise, left, and Emily Blunt fight to save Earth in the science-fiction thriller “Edge of Tomorrow.”

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This week’s major home video releases include an old-West comedy by Seth MacFarlane, an inspirational sports movie from Disney, and an action-packed science-fiction picture with Tom Cruise.

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Video Verdict: Reviews of ‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’ and ‘Chef’

The Autobot Optimus Prime swings into action in a scene from “Transformers: Age of Extinction.”  Photo courtesy of Paramount

The Autobot Optimus Prime swings into action in a scene from “Transformers: Age of Extinction.”

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This week’s home video releases are anchored by the fourth live-action “Transformers” film.

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Video Verdict: Reviews of ‘Neighbors’ and ‘The Rover’

Zac Efron, left, Seth Rogen, middle, and Rose Byrne star in “Neighbors”  Photo courtesy of Universal Studios

Zac Efron, left, Seth Rogen, middle, and Rose Byrne star in “Neighbors”

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This week’s major home video releases include an apocalyptic drama from the director of “Animal Kingdom” and a broad comedy featuring Seth Rogen and Zac Efron.

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Video Verdict: Reviews of ‘The Fault in Our Stars,’ ‘Godzilla’ and ‘Think Like a Man Too’

Gus (Ansel Elgort), left, and Hazel (Shailene Woodley) make a connection in “The Fault in Our Stars.”  Courtesy of 20th Century Fox

Gus (Ansel Elgort), left, and Hazel (Shailene Woodley) make a connection in “The Fault in Our Stars.”

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After several slow weeks we have a number of high-profile theatrical releases transitioning to the small screen. These include a big-budget monster movie and an intimate drama about kids struggling with cancer.

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