‘Deadpool 2,’ ‘Isle of Dogs’ among summer streaming movie options

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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Luckily, during those dog days of summer when it’s too hot to go outside you can stay inside and enjoy some of the new releases on DVD/Blu-ray or a variety of channels for streaming or download. Here’s a small sampling to get you started for movies on DVD summer 2018.

A fitting movie for the dog days of summer is the quirky but entrancing “Isle of Dogs” by visionary director Wes Anderson, who returned to the intimate world of stop-action animation for his latest movie. After an outbreak of canine flu, the mayor of Megasaki, Japan, exiles all dogs to a barren island. His nephew Atari rescues the family dog and the brave duo lead a rebellion against the mayor and his corrupt cronies.

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Charlize Theron portrays exhausted bisexual mom in Sundance favorite ‘Tully’

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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“Tully,” screenwriter Diablo Cody and director Jason Reitman’s third film project, premiered at Sundance last week spotlighting Charlize Theron’s portrayal of an exhausted bisexual mother.

Theron stars as Marlo, an overworked mother with two young children and a newborn. Her husband Drew (Ron Livingston), is a nice guy but he is oblivious to Marlo’s overwhelmed life.

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