Lionsgate Bringing ‘Judy’ Home in December

Lionsgate will release the Judy Garland biopic Judy through digital retailers Dec. 10, and on Blu-ray, DVD and on demand Dec. 24.

The film stars Oscar winner Renée Zellweger as Garland, 30 years after rising to global stardom in The Wizard of Oz, arriving in London to perform a five-week sold-out run at The Talk of the Town. While preparing for the shows, Garland battles with management, reminisces with friends and adoring fans, and embarks on a whirlwind romance with soon-to-be fifth husband Mickey Deans — all while struggling to overcome anxiety and physical decline.

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Shedding light on Garland’s final years, the film features perfomances of some of her best-known songs, such as “Over the Rainbow,” “For Once In My Life” and “Come Rain or Come Shine.”

The cast also includes Jessie Buckley, Finn Wittrock, Rufus Sewell and Michael Gambon.

The film earned $22.9 million at the domestic box office.

Home video extras include the theatrical trailer, an image gallery and the featurette “From the Heart: The Making of Judy.

Lionsgate Releasing ‘Semper Fi’ on Disc Dec. 3

Lionsgate will release the action-drama Semper Fi on Blu-ray (with digital copy) and DVD Dec. 3. The film is available now through digital on-demand channels.

Jai Courtney (Suicide Squad) stars as a by-the-book police officer who, along with his close-knit group of childhood friends, makes ends meet as a Marine Corps reservist. When Cal’s reckless younger half-brother, Oyster (Nat Wolff), is arrested after a bar fight and given an unfair prison sentence, Cal — driven by his loyalty to family and fierce code of honor — fights to free him.

The cast also includes Finn Wittrock, Beau Knapp, Arturo Castro and Leighton Meester.

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Extras include an audio commentary with writer-director Henry-Alex Rubin, deleted scenes, and the featurettes “Loyalty and Brotherhood: Making Semper Fi” and “A Battle of Honor: Where Devotion Lies.”