From Being There to Solace | Trailers: What’s Coming on DVD/Blu-ray, February 1, 2017

beingthere.jpg11317Being There. 130+ min. Hal Ashby, dist. by Criterion Collection. Mar. 2017. DVD ISBN 9781681432823. $29.95; Blu-ray ISBN 9781681432816. $39.95. SATIRE

Peter Sellers as a gardener-turned-guru.

Canoa: A Shameful Mystery. 115+ min. In Spanish w/English subtitles. Felipe Cazals, dist. by Criterion Collection. Mar. 2017. DVD ISBN 9781681432809. $29.95; Blu-ray ISBN 9781681432793. $39.95. DRAMA

Fiction in gritty newsreel style.

DCI Banks: Season 5. 270+ min. dist. by BBC Entertainment. Mar. 2017. DVD UPC 883929546701. $34.98. DRAMA/TV

More episodes of the detective chief inspector.

45 Years. 95+ min. Andrew Haigh, dist. by Criterion Collection. Mar. 2017. DVD ISBN 9781681432694. $29.95; Blu-ray ISBN 9781681432687. $39.95. DRAMA

Rampling and Courtenay, an ­English couple in turmoil.

Frontline: President Trump. 60 min. dist. by PBS. Apr. 2017. DVD UPC 841887032025. $24.99. POLITICS

Need we say more?

John Waters’ Multiple Maniacs. b/w. 96+ min. John Waters, dist. by Criterion Collection. Mar. 2017. DVD ISBN 9781681432786. $29.95; Blu-ray ISBN 9781681432779. $39.95. BLACK COMEDY

Waters’s sophomore sophomorics.

Michelangelo Antonioni’s Blow-Up. 111+ min. Michelangelo Antonioni, dist. by Criterion Collection. Mar. 2017. DVD ISBN 9781681432670. $29.95; Blu-ray ISBN 9781681432663. $39.95. DRAMA

David Hemmings as a fashion ­photographer.

Solace. 102+ min. Afonso Poyart, dist. by Warner Bros. Mar. 2017. DVD UPC 0313398260660. $19.98; Blu-ray/Digital HD UPC 031398260691. $19.99. Rated: R. MYSTERY

Anthony Hopkins displays psychic abilities.—Bette-Lee Fox

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