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Halle Berry stars in KINGS on DVD
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Halle Berry stars in KINGS arriving on DVD July 31 from LionsgateThe war for justice that was fought in the streets, Kings, arrives on DVD July 31 from Lionsgate. Starring Academy Award® winner Halle Berry (Best Actress, Monster’s Ball, 2001) and James Bond franchise-star Daniel Craig, the film tells the “Powerful” (Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian) tale of a foster mother who looks to her eccentric neighbor to keep her family safe in the wake of the Rodney King riots. Debuting 25 years after the historic but tragic events, and written and directed by award-winning director Deniz Gamze Ergüven (Mustang), Kings will be available on DVD for the suggested retail price of $19.98.

OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS
Los Angeles, 1992. In South Central, Millie (Halle Berry) is the foster mother of a dozen children. Jesse, her eldest, is fighting with newcomer William over a beautiful runaway they meet at school. On television, the Rodney King trial is in full swing and has captured the attention of the nation. Desperate to keep her family safe as riots erupt around the city, Millie seeks help from her eccentric neighbor (Daniel Craig). When...

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The Yellow Birds on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital
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The Yellow Birds arrives on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital August 14 from LionsgateThe stand-out wartime drama starring Tye Sheridan, Alden Ehrenreich, Toni Collette, with Jack Huston and Jennifer Aniston, The Yellow Birds arrives on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital), DVD, and Digital August 14 from Lionsgate. The film is currently available On Demand.

Based on the best-selling novel by Kevin Powers and from the producers of Boys Don’t Cry and Cake, the film won Best Cinematography and was nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival. Written for the screen by David Lowery and R.F.I. Porto, and directed by Alexandre Moors, The Yellow Birds Blu-ray and DVD include a making-of featurette that reveals the themes and performances that make up the heart of this powerful drama, and will be available for the suggested price of $21.99 and $19.98, respectively...

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How to Talk to Girls at Parties on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital
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How to Talk to Girls at Parties arrives on Blu-ray (plus Digital) and DVD August 14 from LionsgateStarring Elle Fanning, Alex Sharp, and Academy Award® winner Nicole Kidman (Best Actress, The Hours, 2002), How to Talk to Girls at Parties arrives on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital) and DVD August 14 from Lionsgate. Neil Gaiman’s legendary 2006 short story comes to life from screenwriters Philippa Goslett and John Cameron Mitchell (Hedwig and the Angry Inch). Nominated at both the 2017 BIFA and Cannes Film Festivals, the film tells the tale of an alien “invasion” like you’ve never seen before. The Blu-ray and DVD include deleted scenes, a making-of featurette, and audio commentary with director John Cameron Mitchell, Elle Fanning, and Alex Sharp, and will be available for the suggested retail price of $21.99 and $19.98, respectively.

OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS
London, 1977. Enn (Alex Sharp) is a shy suburban teenager who sneaks out to after-hours punk parties. One night, Enn and his friends meet some teens who seem like they’re from another planet; in fact, they are from another planet...

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Sound Reproduction, 3rd Edition
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Sound Reproduction: The Acoustics and Psychoacoustics of Loudspeakers and Rooms, 3rd EditionFocal Press has published Sound Reproduction: The Acoustics and Psychoacoustics of Loudspeakers and Rooms, 3rd Edition. This book explains the physical and perceptual processes that are involved in sound reproduction and demonstrates how to use the processes to create high-quality listening experiences in stereo and multichannel formats.

Understanding the principles of sound production is necessary to achieve the goals of sound reproduction in spaces ranging from recording control rooms and home listening rooms to large cinemas. This revision brings new science-based perspectives on the performance of loudspeakers, room acoustics, measurements and equalization, all of which need to be appropriately used to ensure the accurate delivery of music and movie sound tracks from creators to listeners.

The robust website is the perfect companion to this necessary resource...

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A.R.C.H.I.E. 2: Mission Impawsible on DVD and Digital
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Michael J. Fox Lends His Voice to A.R.C.H.I.E. 2 Coming to DVD and Digital July 17 from LionsgateIt’s show time! A.R.C.H.I.E. 2: Mission Impawsible arrives on DVD, Digital and On Demand July 17 from Lionsgate. Archie is not your normal dog – he has unimaginable talents that include talking and even flying a plane. When his owner decides to pursue his lifelong dream of joining the circus, it’s not long before Archie’s talents are discovered, and he becomes the star of the show.

Featuring Michael J. Fox as the voice of Archie, along with Sara Canning and Robin Dunne, this animal adventure won the Dove Seal of approval for all ages! A.R.C.H.I.E. 2: Mission Impawsible will be available on DVD for the suggested retail price of $14.98.

OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS
In this funny family adventure, the legendary Michael J. Fox plays Archie, the world’s only talking, flying robot dog! Archie tags along as his owner Sydney runs away to join a struggling family circus. But clumsy Sydney’s only hope of stardom is a fake ventriloquist act featuring his wisecracking, woofing pal. Together they’re...

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Artificial Intelligence: With an Introduction to Machine Learning
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Artificial Intelligence: With an Introduction to Machine Learning, Second Edition from CRC PressCRC Press has published Artificial Intelligence: With an Introduction to Machine Learning, Second Edition. The first edition of this popular textbook, Contemporary Artificial Intelligence, provided an accessible and student friendly introduction to AI. This fully revised and expanded update, Artificial Intelligence: With an Introduction to Machine Learning, Second Edition, retains the same accessibility and problem-solving approach, while providing new material and methods.

The book is divided into five sections that focus on the most useful techniques that have emerged from AI. The first section of the book covers logic-based methods, while the second section focuses on probability-based methods. Emergent intelligence is featured in the third section and explores evolutionary computation and methods based on swarm intelligence. The newest section comes next and provides a detailed overview of neural networks and deep learning. The final section of the book focuses on natural language understanding...

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Bram Stoker's Shadowbuilder on Blu-ray
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Bram Stoker's Shadowbuilder arrives on Blu-ray August 28th from MVD RewindFrom the mind of the master of horror, Bram Stoker (creator of Dracula), comes Shadowbuilder for the first time ever on Blu-ray!

A demon is summoned to take the soul of a young boy, who has the potential to become a saint. If the demon succeeds, it will open a doorway to Hell, blazing a terrifying trail of destruction, possession and mayhem and destroy humanity. Now the fate of the world hinges on the final outcome of a renegade priest's battle with the soul eating Shadowbuilder .

The epic struggle between good and evil in Shadowbuilder features an all-star cast that includes Michael Rooker (Guardians of the Galaxy), Leslie Hope (Crimson Peak), Kevin Zegers (Dawn of the Dead) and Tony Todd (Candyman)...

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The Song Of Solomon on Blu-ray and DVD
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The Song Of Solomon arrives on Blu-ray and DVD August 15 from Unearthed Films and MVD EntertainmentDirector and Producer of The Song of Solomon, Unearthed Films CEO, Stephen Biro gives 100% Real Exorcism Rituals taken from The Exorcism book from the Vatican: DE EXORCISMUS ET SUPPLICATIONIBUS QUIBUSDAM and uses 100% practical effects from two of the leading FX Companies in Independent Horror (Toetag and Oddtopsy ).

Mary witnesses the brutal suicide of her Father. His death unleashes the savage forces of demonic possession in his daughter. The End of Days are upon the world. Famine, drought, looting and chaos is ripping the world apart and the Catholic Church is trying to save an innocent soul from the ravages of Satanic possession.

Wave after wave of holy men are sent to confront the possessed, but what is the Holy Church actually doing? The City on Seven Hills is working on the Second Coming of Christ but before He comes back - the Antichrist must rule for seven years...

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Life of the Party on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital
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Life of the Party arrives on Digital July 24 and on Blu-ray and DVD August 7 from Warner Bros.Watch as a newly divorced mother resets her life and navigates the world of college when “Life of the Party” arrives on Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital.

“Life of the Party” is directed by Ben Falcone (“Tammy,” “The Boss”). Alongside McCarthy, the film also stars Gillian Jacobs (“Don’t Think Twice,” TV’s “Love,” TV’s “Community”), Maya Rudolph (“Bridesmaids,” “Sisters”), Julie Bowen (TV’s “Modern Family”), Matt Walsh (TV’s “Veep,” “Ghostbusters”), Molly Gordon (“Love the Coopers,” TV’s “Animal Kingdom”), Stephen Root (“Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates”), Oscar nominee Jacki Weaver (“Silver Linings Playbook,” “Animal Kingdom”), Jessie Ennis (TV’s “Better Call Saul”), Adria Arjona (TV’s “True Detective,” TV’s “Emerald City”), Debby Ryan (TV’s “Jessie”) and Jimmy O. Yang (TV’s “Silicon Valley”).

Falcone’s behind-the-scenes creative team includes director of photography Julio Macat (“The Boss,” “Horrible Bosses 2,” “Daddy’s Home”), production designer Rusty Smith (“The Boss”), editor Brian Olds (“Central Intelligence”), and costume designer Louise Mingenbach (the “The Hangover” franchise) with music by Fil Eisler (“How to Be Single,” TV’s “Empire”). A New Line Cinema production, “Life of the Party” will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company...

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OPERATION RED SEA on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital
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OPERATION RED SEA debuts on Digital, Blu-ray and DVD July 24 from Well Go USAFamed action director Dante Lam returns with this explosive follow-up to his 2016 box office smash Operation Mekong when OPERATION RED SEA debuts on digital, Blu-ray™ and DVD July 24 from Well Go USA Entertainment.

Set amid militant unrest in a fictional Middle Eastern country, it tells the stories of a ship’s crew and an assault team as they rescue Chinese citizens and foreign refugees, resolving a potential nuclear crisis along the way.

A massive box office hit, the film is China’s first modern naval film and a celebration of the 90th Anniversary of the Founding of the Chinese People's Liberation Army and the party's 19th National Congress. OPERATION RED SEA stars Zhang Yi (Goldbuster), Huang Jingyu (Guns and Kidneys), Hai Qing (Finding Mr. Right), Du Jiang (The Wasted Times), Jiang Luxia (Legend of the Naga Pearls), Yin Fang (Fist & Faith), newcomer Wang Yutian and Simon Yam (IP Man)...

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HUAWEI MediaPad M5 Android Tablet
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Award-Winning HUAWEI MediaPad M5 Tablets Now AvailableDesigned to deliver an unparalleled mobile experience for both entertainment and work, the HUAWEI MediaPad M5 Series of tablets are now available in the U.S. at top consumer electronics retailers Amazon and Newegg. Available in 8.4-inch and 10.8-inch versions in Space Gray and a 10.8-inch Pro version in Champagne Gold, the HUAWEI MediaPad M5 Series are competitively priced at $319, $359 and $449 respectively.

As one of the top three manufacturers of tablets, Huawei is known for delivering top-of-the-line audio and video capabilities, stunning displays and outstanding performance in a sleek and sophisticated design. Huawei's unrivaled commitment to innovation has culminated in the award-winning HUAWEI MediaPad M5.

Featuring the world's first 2.5D curved glass on a tablet, a 2K QHD display powered by ClariVu 5.0, and speakers tuned by Harman Kardon®, HUAWEI MediaPad M5 delivers an immersive entertainment experience...

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CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2018
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CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2018: Graphic Design Powerhouse from CorelIntroducing CorelDRAW® Graphics Suite 2018, the latest version of Corel’s industry-leading design collection, packed with powerful features and updates to help graphics professionals transform their creative ideas into professional, visually stunning designs. With a focus on user feedback and top requests, the suite unveils new design and photo-editing capabilities together with extensive workflow enhancements, making it faster than ever to deliver exceptional outputs, from large format prints to online graphics and everything in between.     

“No matter your industry or background, everyone working with graphics has the same essential wish list. How can I design without boundaries, deliver a final product that will make an impact, and of course, do it all on deadline?” said John Falsetto, Senior Director of Products, CorelDRAW and Productivity. “For our 2018 version, we worked closely with the CorelDRAW community to find this ideal balance of possibility and practicality. The new Symmetry mode brings a sense of fun and wonder, enabling you to experiment and draw spectacular images in minutes; while a simpler and smarter approach to design fundamentals, like working with nodes and images, ensures every project is completed on time and on budget. The end result is a powerful suite that supports your workflow from inspiration to flawless output...”

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WordPerfect Office X9 Office Suite
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WordPerfect Office X9 Delivers Boosted Productivity and Document Control from CorelIntroducing WordPerfect® Office X9, the latest version of Corel's legendary office suite that prioritizes productivity and control over your documents. Work faster than ever with user-suggested workflow enhancements that give easy access to essential tools and functions. And for users who trust WordPerfect for its renowned document and page layout capabilities, updates to favorite tools, including Reveal Codes and Macros, provide even more ways to take control of your documents. WordPerfect Office X9 offers true office suite power to set you up for success.

"WordPerfect Office X9 builds on what we're known for: powerful features that help you quickly achieve total control over your documents," said John Falsetto, Senior Director of Products, CorelDRAW and Productivity. "We worked closely with our users to identify top updates to make a big impact on their workflow. As a result, tools you use every day are now easier and faster to access, plus enhanced page controls further speed and refine the legendary WordPerfect precision you depend on..."

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The Radio Station: Broadcasting, Podcasting, and Streaming, 10th Ed.
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The Radio Station: Broadcasting, Podcasting, and Streaming, 10th Edition from RoutledgeRoutledge has published The Radio Station: Broadcasting, Podcasting, and Streaming, 10th Edition. The Radio Station offers a concise and insightful guide to all aspects of radio broadcasting, streaming, and podcasting. This book’s tenth edition continues its long tradition of guiding readers to a solid understanding of who does what, when, and why in a professionally managed station.

This new edition explains what "radio" in America has been, where it is today, and where it is going, covering the basics of how programming is produced, financed, delivered and promoted via terrestrial and satellite broadcasting, streaming and podcasting, John Allen Hendricks and Bruce Mims examine radio and its future within a framework of existing and emerging technologies...

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Jurassic World Evolution for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One
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Jurassic World Evolution Launches Today for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One from Frontier DevelopmentsFrontier Developments plc (AIM: FDEV), in partnership with Universal, today launched Jurassic World Evolution for PC, the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and the Xbox One all-in-one games and entertainment system. Based on Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment’s blockbuster franchise and created in collaboration with Universal, the game expands on the original Jurassic World mythology and puts players in charge of the Park, where they will have the opportunity to create and manage their own Jurassic World.

Jurassic World Evolution places players in charge of operations on the legendary Isla Nublar and the surrounding islands of the Muertes Archipelago. In charge of its destiny, players can construct attractions, containment and research facilities as they build their own Jurassic World. They can bioengineer new dinosaur species that think, feel and react intelligently to the world around them, and can choose to control the big picture with deep, accessible management options or go hands-on to confront challenges on the ground or in the air in action-based gameplay. Every choice leads to a different path and spectacular challenges arise when “life finds a way...”

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