The top DVD and Blu-ray releases to check out on June 23
We’re into a new week, which means new DVD and Blu-ray releases. It can be overwhelming to pick from a full list of new releases, which is why we pick out the top ones. It’s time to look at the new releases on June 23.
There’s a good selection of DVD and Blu-ray releases this week. Whether you want a foreign-language movie, a series based on a DC character with a twist, or a comedy, there’s something for you on this list.
If you want to know all of the movies and shows being released this week, DVD Release Dates has the full list.
South Park Season 23
Starting with the comedy, South Park‘s latest season is heading to DVD and Blu-ray. It’s just in time considering the whole series is leaving Hulu very soon. You’ll need HBO Max if you want to check out the adult animation.
Of course, you can get all episodes on DVD instead. You’ll be able to watch when you want without paying for the right subscription service.
Pennyworth Season 1
If you’re looking for a TV show based on a DC character, you’ll want to turn your attention to Pennyworth. The first season is heading to DVD this week. All four episodes will be available, and it wouldn’t be too surprising if a few extras were included. Most DC DVDs end up with bonus features.
There is a second season coming to EPIX soon. This is your chance to catch up on what you’ve missed first.
Portrait of a Lady on Fire
Finally, you’ll want to turn your attention to a foreign-language movie. The French movie is set in the 1770s, focused on a painter who is commissioned to do the wedding portrait of a woman called Héloïse. Héloïse has just left a convent and doesn’t want to marry.
Marianne doesn’t know this woman, but soon realizes the truth. After all, she does observe Héloïse daily in secret to paint her.
The movie is Certified Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes with a 98% approval rating from the critics. Audiences agree, giving it a 92% score.
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