[Movie News] New to Redbox – 10/16/18: Preview & Trailers of This Week’s New Releases

Redbox 10.16.18

What’s New at the ‘Box!

PopCultHQ brings you the latest arrivals to Redbox. There’s a little bit of everything this week at The ‘Box this week, with action, suspense, family, kids, comedy, adventure, and superhero titles are becoming available this week.

This week’s new releases include Reprisal, Unfriended: Dark Web, Down a Dark Hall, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, The Legend of the Hallowaiian, Arizona, Armed, and Benched. PLUS! On Friday, October 19th, Marvel’s Ant-Man and the Wasp land at the Box! And all these releases are Redbox Play Pass eligible (details below).

Here’s a look at each new release’s synopsis, trailer, and all the details you need before renting from Redbox!

Redbox New Releases – 10/16/18


Starring: Bruce Willis, Frank Grillo, Jonathan Schaech, Olivia Culpo, Natali Yura, Uncle Murda, Natlia Sophie Butler, Tyler Olson, Wass Stevens, Colin Egglesfield
Run Time: 1:29 Min
Rated: Rated R by the Motion Picture Association of America for Language, Violence.
Format(s): DVD

Plot: Bank manager Jacob blames himself when his coworker is killed in a violent heist by a masked gunman in tactical gear. He teams up with his ex-cop neighbor, James, to find the thief before his next heist, but the highly trained thief catches on and levels the playing field by taking Jacob’s wife and daughter.

Unfriended: Dark Web

Starring: Colin Woodell, Betty Gabriel, Rebecca Rittenhouse, Andrew Lees, Connor Del Rio, Stephanie Nogueras, Savira Windyani, Bryan Adrian, Chelsea Alden, Douglas Tait
Run Time: 1:28 Min
Rated: Rated R by the Motion Picture Association of America for Language, Thematic Elements, Violence.
Format(s): DVD

Plot: A stolen laptop prompts a cabal of hackers to terrorize a group of young adults convening online. Their weekly Skype board-game night is disrupted by the discovery of a folder filled with snuff films and a stream of increasingly ominous threats via Facebook Messenger.

Down a Dark Hall

Starring: AnnaSophia Robb, Uma Thurman, Isabelle Fuhrman, Kirsty Mitchell, Noah Silver, Victoria Moroles, Rosie Day, Taylor Russell, Rebecca Front, Jodhi May
Run Time: 1:36 Min
Rated: Rated PG-13 by the Motion Picture Association of America for Adult Themes, Language, Violence.
Format(s): DVD

Plot: A short-tempered young girl is sent to a mysterious boarding school run by an intense headmistress. The girl, Kit, meets and befriends her only other schoolmates, also four troubled girls, and as they explore their new surroundings they discover the school harbors a dark secret.

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Colin Farrell
Run Time: 2:20 Min
Rated: Rated PG-13 by the Motion Picture Association of America for some fantasy action violence.
Format(s): DVD, Blu-Ray

Plot: In this wondrous “Harry Potter” spin-off set in 1926 New York, an author studying fantastic beasts gets involved in a conflict between wizards and No-Majs (i.e. those unable to use magic) when some of the creatures in his care are accidentally released.

The Legend of the Hallowaiian

Starring: Vanessa Williams, Mark Dacascos, Mark Hamill, Tia Carrere, Noah Schnapp
Run Time: 1:25 Min
Rated: Rated PG by the Motion Picture Association of America for Mild Action/Peril.
Format(s): DVD

Plot: Kai, Leilani, Eddie and the Menehune, Hawaii’s mischievous creatures, must band together to save the island from a mythical monster they have mistakenly awoken. Facing great dangers along the way, the kids learn the true meaning of courage, friendship and tradition.


Starring: Danny McBride, Rosemarie DeWitt, Luke Wilson, Elizabeth Gillies, Kaitlin Olson, Lolli Sorenson, David Alan Grier, Travis Hammer, Kevin Wiggins, Audrey Walters
Run Time: 1:25 Min
Rated: Not Rated by the Motion Picture Association of America.
Format(s): DVD

Plot: During the housing crisis in 2009, an Arizona realtor named Cassie is confronted by a murderous former client whom she convinced to mortgage an overpriced McMansion. Hellbent on making people pay for his unhappiness, he kidnaps Cassie and her daughter and ropes them into his frantic revenge fantasy.


Starring: Mario Van Peebles, William Fichtner, Ryan Guzman, Columbus Short, Jemma Dallender, Shakira Barrera, Laz Alonso, Brad Carter, Charles Halford, Lane Garrison
Run Time: 1:58 Min
Rated: Rated R by the Motion Picture Association of America for Language, Nudity, Violence.
Format(s): DVD

Plot: A former U.S. Marshal suffers from anxiety and hallucinations after a case gone wrong. He learns the survivors of his team are all suffering the same symptoms and embarks on a mission to find out more about what happened on that case and what his team was exposed to.


Starring: John C. McGinley, Garret Dillahunt, Brogan Hall, Keith Jamal Evans, Graham Schneider, Roy Oraschin, Kelly Lamor Wilson, Jlynn Johnson, Jesse Brand, Darius Willis
Run Time: 1:51 Min
Rated: Not Rated by the Motion Picture Association of America.
Format(s): DVD

Plot: Two coaches – one who only cares about winning, and one who just wants the kids to have fun, and not be afraid of losing – take on the task of preparing a team of benchwarmers. Though the coaches’ methods and views clash, they work together to inspire the kids to be a winning team.

Marvel’s Ant-Man and the Wasp

Starring: Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Peña, Walton Goggins, Michelle Pfeiffer, Laurence Fishburne, Michael Douglas, David Dastmalchian, T.I., Hannah John-Kamen
Run Time: 1:58 Min
Rated: Rated PG-13 by the Motion Picture Association of America for Sci-Fi Violence.
Format(s): DVD, Blu-Ray

Plot: After the events of the Avengers’ Civil War, Scott Lang is still struggling with his responsibilities as a superhero, when Dr. Hank Pym recruits him for another mission. This time, he must fight alongside Hope van Dyne, who’s been outfitted with a suit of her own to become The Wasp. While facing off against superpowered criminal Ghost, the mismatched duo uncover secrets about the origins of their abilities.

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