This week brings the DVD release of an animated film inspired by a Shakespeare play and a thrilling film based on a young adult science fiction novel, among others. Check out the new releases for May 24.
I Am Number Four
Based on a young adult science fiction novel by the same name, I Am Number Four follows John Smith (Alex Pettyfer) an alien who was sent to Earth to escape the occupation and destruction of his home planet. Timothy Olyphant, Teresa Palmer, Dianna Agron, Kevin Durand, and Callan McAuliffe also star in this science fiction film directed by D.J. Caruso.
StarCam was at the premiere of I Am Number Four. Check out the interviews with the film’s stars!
Gnomeo & Juliet
An animated film based on Shakespeare’s well-known play, Gnomeo & Juliet is an animated movie about two garden gnomes who fall in love despite coming from warring households. James McAvoy and Emily Blunt voice the roles of Romeo and Juliet, while Michael Caine, Jason Statham, Maggie Smith, Ashley Jensen, Matt Lucas, Patrick Stewart, Ozzy Osbourne, and others voice the supporting roles.
StarCam also attended the premiere of Gnomeo & Juliet. Check them out here!
The Big Bang
Antonio Banderas and Sienna Guillory star in The Big Bang, a movie about a private investigator (Banderas) charged with finding the girlfriend of a recently paroled Russian boxer and the $30 million stash of diamonds she’s hiding. Autumn Reeser, James van der Beek, Snoop Dogg, Sam Elliot, and Jimmi Simpson also star in this straight-to-DVD film.
Burning Palms is described as a “subversive tale that interlaces five stories set in Los Angeles, where no taboo is left unexplored as each character careens toward a dark and often comic fate.” Zoe Saldana, Jamie Chung, and Lake Bell star in this movie written and directed by Christopher B. Landon.