New to Redbox – 5/2/17: Preview & Trailers of This Week’s New Releases

What’s New at the Box!

Today’s new titles added from Redbox feature three horror films, a sci-fi flick, Matthew McConaughey has struck GOLD, and OZZY is fun for the kids or the whole family! And surprisingly, all the titles debuting today are one-word films. Okay, so technically THE SNARE is two words, but let’s just call it SNARE 😉

Redbox New Releases – 5/2/17


Starring: Mathew McConaughey, Édgar Ramírez, 
Bryce Dallas Howard, Corey Stoll, Toby Kebbell

Rated: R
Run Time: 2:01

Kenny Wells, a prospector desperate for a lucky break, teams up with a similarly eager geologist and sets off on an amazing journey to find gold in the uncharted jungle of Indonesia. Getting the gold was hard, but keeping it would be even harder, sparking an adventure through the most powerful boardrooms of Wall Street. Based a true story.

Rated R by the Motion Picture Association of America for language throughout and some sexuality/nudity.


Starring: Matilda Lutz, Alex Roe, Johnny Galecki, Aimee Teegarden, Bonnie Morgan

Rated: PG-13
Run Time: 1:42

A young woman becomes worried about her boyfriend when he explores a dark subculture surrounding a mysterious videotape said to kill the watcher seven days after he has viewed it. She sacrifices herself to save her boyfriend and in doing so makes a horrifying discovery: there is a “movie within the movie” that no one has ever seen before…

Rated PG-13 by the Motion Picture Association of America for violence/terror, thematic elements, some sexuality and brief drug material.


Starring: Jacob Tremblay, Will Sasso, Benjamin Nathan Serio,
Frank Robledano

Rated: G
Run Time: 1:30

When the Martins take a trip to Japan they are unable to bring their beloved Ozzy along for the ride. So the family settles on the next best thing, a top-of-the-line canine spa called Blue Creek. But this picture perfect place turns out to be a facade constructed by its villainous owner to capture dogs. Ozzy finds himself in the real Blue Creek, a prison for dogs, run by dogs. Ozzy will have to avoid danger and find strength in his new friends, Chester, Fronky and Doc to escape the prison and return home safely.
Rated G by the Motion Picture Association of America all ages.


Starring: Jennifer Foreman, Jordan Salloum, Megan Few, Kim Baptiste, Greg Pearson

Rated: Not Rated
Run Time: 1:36
Jessica, a carefree college student, buys a vintage music box at a yard sale for her best friend. Once her best friend ends up dead however, she learns that it is haunted by a vicious demonic entity eager to feed off the lives of all who hear its haunting melody. Enlisting the help of two ghost hunters, Jessica must make a desperate attempt to find the box’s origin and free herself from its dreaded curse.
Rated NR by the Motion Picture Association of America.


Starring: Sam Neill, Melia Kreiling, Tom Payne, Antonia Campbell-Hughes, Ursula Strauss
Rated: R
Run Time: 1:39
A group of young bio-engineers discover that quantum theory can be used to transfer motor-skills from one brain to another. They freely spread this technology, believing it to be a first step towards a new intellectual equality. But as the mysterious past of one of their group is revealed, dark forces emerge that threaten to subvert this technology into a means of mass-control.
Rated R by the Motion Picture Association of America for violence, language, some sexuality and drug use.


Starring: Eaoifa Forward, Dan Paton, Rachel Warren, Renate Morley, Stuart Nurse
Rated: Not Rated
Run Time: 1:32
Three friends head to the seafront for a party-filled weekend, only to be imprisoned on the top floor of their vacation home by a malevolent paranormal force. They can’t contact the outside world out and no one knows they’re missing. As days become weeks the force becomes more aggressive and violent, ultimately forcing the three friends to turn on each other as they compete for resources.
Rated NR by the Motion Picture Association of America.

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