‘Supernova’ to Arrive on Blu-ray Disc, DVD on May 18 From Wolfe Video

Independent distributor Wolfe Video has set a May 18 home release date for Supernova, a British drama written and directed by Harry Macqueen.

The film will be released on Blu-ray Disc and DVD, with a prebook date for retailers of April 6.

Supernova follows Sam (Colin Firth) and Tusker (Stanley Tucci), partners of 20 years, as they travel across England in their old camper van, visiting friends, family and places from their past. Tusker is diagnosed with early onset dementia, prompting the pair to spend as much time together as they can.

Supernova had its world premiere at the San Sebastián International Film in Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain, in September 2020.

The film was released in the United States in January by Bleecker Street and in the United Kingdom in March by StudioCanal.

Netflix Acquires 9/11 Biopic ‘Worth’

Netflix has acquired the 9/11 biopic Worth for release in the United States, Canada, Latin America, Australia, the United Kingdom, France, Turkey and select other countries.

Higher Ground Productions, President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama’s production company, will present the film alongside Netflix in September 2021, for the 20th anniversary of 9/11.

Directed by Sara Colangelo (The Kindergarten Teacher), the film stars Academy Award nominee Michael Keaton (The Trial of the Chicago 7, Spotlight, Birdman), Academy Award nominee Stanley Tucci (The Devil Wears Prada, The Hunger Games), Academy Award nominee Amy Ryan (Gone Baby Gone, Lost Girls), Tate Donovan, Talia Balsam and Laura Benanti.

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Based on Kenneth Feinberg’s memoir What Is Life Worth, the film follows Kenneth Feinberg (Keaton), an accomplished lawyer appointed Special Master of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund, tasked by Congress to allocate financial compensation to the victims of the tragedy — to calculate incalculable loss in the face of cynicism, bureaucracy and the politics of division.

‘The Children Act’ With Emma Thompson Due on DVD Nov. 13 From Lionsgate

The Children Act, starring Emma Thompson, will come out on DVD Nov. 13 from Lionsgate.

Based on the novel by Ian McEwan (Atonement), the film follows a British High Court judge  (Thompson) asked to rule in the complicated case of a minor who refuses life-saving treatment. The film also stars Stanley Tucci and Fionn Whitehead.

The DVD ($19.98) Includes an audio commentary with director Richard Eyre, writer Ian McEwan and producer Duncan Kenworthy.

‘Final Portrait’ to Debut on DVD and Digital July 31 From Sony

Final Portrait, written and directed by Stanley Tucci and starring Geoffrey Rush and Armie Hammer (Call Me by Your Name), will debut on DVD and digital July 31 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Adapted from James Lord’s memoir A Giacometti Portrait, the film tells the story of famed artist Alberto Giacometti (Rush) who asks the American writer and art-lover James Lord (Hammer) to sit for a portrait, which takes much longer than either of them anticipate. The film also stars Tony Shalhoub (TVs “Monk,” “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”), Sylvie Testud (La Vie en Rose) and Clémence Poésy (In Bruges).

The DVD includes interview clips from the cast and filmmakers and behind-the-scenes footage from the set.