BLACK SHEEP - 25th Anniversary on February 2nd

TOMMY BOY stars Chris Farley and David Spade are back, this time with director Penelope Spheeris (WAYNE’S WORLD) in this political satire about a governor’s race nearly sabotaged by a candidate’s brother and his own campaign aide. When Mike (Farley) discovers that the incumbent governor is a crook, he dives headfirst into a whole new level of well-intended destruction. 

GENRE: Comedy

CAST: Chris Farley, David Spade, Tim Matheson, Christine Ebersole, Gary Busey

KEY QUOTE: That’s one small step for man! One giant…I have a dream!

Available on Blu-ray, DVD & Digital.

INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS - 65th Anniversary on February 5th

Something evil has taken possession of the small town of Santa Mira, California. Hysterical people accuse their loved ones of being emotionless impostors; of not being themselves. At first, Dr. Miles Bennell (Kevin McCarthy) tries to convince them they're wrong…but they’re not. Plant-like extraterrestrials have invaded Earth, replicating the villagers in giant seed "pods" and taking possession of their souls while they sleep. Soon the entire town is overwhelmed by the inhuman horror, but it won't stop there. In a terrifying race for his life, Dr. Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people! Remade in both 1978 and 1997, this chilling combination of extraterrestrial terror and anti-conformity paranoia is considered one of the great cult classics of the genre.

GENRE: Science Fiction, Horror

CAST: Kevin McCarthy, Dana Wynter, Larry Gates, King Donovan, Carolyn Jones

KEY QUOTE: They're here already! You're next! You're next!

  • Rotten Tomatoes Certified Fresh: 98%
  • Directed by Don Siegel (ESCAPE FROM ALCATRAZ, DIRTY HARRY)
  • AFI top 10 Science Fiction film
  • National Film Registry selection in US Library of Congress
  • Entertainment Weekly “Best Movie of All Time” selection
  • Time Magazine “100 All Time Best Films”
  • IGN “Best Science Fiction Films” selection

Available on Blu-ray, DVD & Digital.

BEAUTIFUL GIRLS - 25th Anniversary on February 9th

An all-star cast leads this captivating 90s comedy following a group of friends whose ten-year high school reunion creates some hilariously unexpected surprises. The guys of the old gang declare they're still ready to party with the "beautiful girls," while in reality they're still struggling to figure out the opposite sex.

GENRE: Comedy, Romance  

CAST: Timothy Hutton, Matt Dillon, Michael Rapaport, Uma Thurman, Rosie O'Donnell, Lauren Holly, and Mira Sorvino

KEY QUOTE: You know there are four words I need to hear before I go to sleep. Four little words. "Good night sweet girl."

  • Featuring a hit soundtrack with songs by Chris Isaak, Barry White, Lou Reed, Neil Diamond, and Rolling Stones

Available on Digital.

NEIL YOUNG: HEART OF GOLD - 15th Anniversary on February 10th

Academy Award®-winning director Jonathan Demme (SILENCE OF THE LAMBS) beautifully captures Rock & Roll Hall of Fame legend Neil Young as he prepares and presents the performance of a lifetime with the help of his wife Pegi and country star Emmylou Harris, steel guitarist Ben Keith and more at Nashville’s Grand Ole Opry.

GENRE: Documentary, Music

CAST: Neil Young, Emmylou Harris, Ben Keith, Spooner Oldham, Rick Rosas

KEY QUOTE:  We're gonna get in there and let the muse have us. Take a shot. Send it out.

  • Co-Produced by Tom Hanks
  • Featuring exclusive interviews and 2005 Nashville concert footage, songs performed include classics "Far from Home," "Heart of Gold," "Harvest Moon," and "Comes a Time"
  • Directed by Oscar® winner Jonathan Demme (STOP MAKING SENSE, SILENCE OF THE LAMBS)

Available on DVD & Digital.

MY BLOODY VALENTINE - 40th Anniversary on February 11th

On Valentine's Day, someone always loses their heart. Twenty years ago, this small town lost more than that. When supervisors abandoned their posts to attend the town's annual holiday dance, a tragedy claimed the lives of five miners. The sole survivor, Harry Warden, was institutionalized, but returned for a vengeful massacre on the disaster's first anniversary. Nineteen years later, the town is gearing up for another Valentine's Day party. Teen sweethearts T.J. and Sarah, along with their friend Axel, are among the excited partygoers. But when a box of candy containing an eerie warning and blood-soaked heart arrive, the townsfolk realize that romance is as good as dead. And so are they ...

GENRE: Horror, Thriller

CAST: Paul Kelman, Lori Hallier, Neil Affleck

KEY QUOTE: Roses are red, violets are blue, one is dead, and so are you.

  •  A cult classic with horror movie fans, the film was remade in 2009 (Lionsgate)
  • An Entertainment Weekly top 20 “Guilty Pleasure”
  • Quentin Tarantino’s “all-time favorite slasher film”

Available on Blu-ray, DVD & Digital.

DOWN TO EARTH - 20th Anniversary on February 16th

Chris Rock delivers a first-rate performance in this romantic comedy remake of HEAVEN CAN WAIT.  Struggling comic Lance Barton knows what it's like to die on stage. But when his life takes an unexpected turn - straight to heaven - Lance is sure there's been a mistake. Miraculously, he's right! An angel tells Lance he was taken prematurely but assures him he can be returned to Earth - in the aged body of a ruthless white billionaire. In this improbable reincarnation, Lance begins a hilarious quest to realize his showbiz dream...and, along the way, discovers the person he never imagined he could be.

GENRE: Comedy, Romance

CAST: Chris Rock, Regina King, Chazz Palminteri, Eugene Levy, Frankie Faison, Mark Addy, Wanda Sykes, John Cho

KEY QUOTE: I got hit by a truck, I got smashed by a car, I got shot. And now you want to take my soul? What are you, the Blair Witch?

  • Featuring a hit soundtrack that includes The Roots, Monica, Lauren Hill, and Snoop Dogg

Available on DVD & Digital.

THE AFRICAN QUEEN - 70th Anniversary on February 20th

In this classic John Huston (THE MALTESE FALCON) film, a grizzled skipper and a spirited missionary take on the Germans in Africa during World War I. Katharine Hepburn is the uptight Rose Sayer forced aboard the river steamboat 'The African Queen' manned by the ill-mannered bachelor Charlie Allnut (Humphrey Bogart).  Facing raging rapids, bloodthirsty parasites, and impenetrable swamps, the two grow closer to each other despite their differences. 

GENRE: Comedy, Romance

CAST: Humphrey Bogart, Katharine Hepburn

KEY QUOTE: Nature is what we are put in this world to rise above.

  • Rotten Tomatoes Certified Fresh: 98%
  • An AFI 100 Years/100 Movies pick
  • Oscar winner – Best Actor Humphrey Bogart
  • Directed by Oscar winner John Huston (THE MALTESE FALCON, THE TREASURE OF THE SIERRA MADRE)

Available on Blu-ray, DVD & Digital.

PRETTY IN PINK - 35th Anniversary on February 28th

Teen sensations Molly Ringwald (THE BREAKFAST CLUB) and Andrew McCarthy (ST ELMO’S FIRE) drew rave reviews for their starring performances in this hit love story produced and written by John Hughes (PLANES, TRAINS, AND AUTOMOBILES ). Andie is a high school girl from the other side of town. Blane’s the wealthy heartthrob who asks her to the prom. But as fast as their romance builds, it’s threatened by the painful reality of peer pressure.

GENRE: Drama, Romance

CAST: Molly Ringwald, Andrew McCarthy, Jon Cryer, James Spader, Annie Potts, Harry Dean Stanton

KEY QUOTE: I just want to let them know that they didn’t break me.

Available in the new John Hughes 5-Movie Blu-ray Collection arriving February 23rd. 
Also on Blu-ray as part of the Paramount Presents line, on DVD & Digital.