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DVDs and Blu-ray Discs With Audio Description Released in 2018

Welcome to the only complete listing of AUDIO DESCRIBED commercial videos on disc in the USA!
This is a USA-only listing; it is not completely reliable for Canada or other countries.
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Newest Releases First, and Dates Are When Released On Home Video.

DVD Black Panther, starring Chadwick Boseman and Michael B. Jordan (May 15, 2018, Buena Vista) Rated PG-13

T'Challa, the King of Wakanda, rises to the throne in the isolated, technologically advanced African nation, but his claim is challenged by a vengeful outsider who was a childhood victim of T'Challa's father's mistake.

DVD Samson, starring Jackson Rathbone and Rutger Hauer (May 15, 2018, Universal) Rated PG-13

After losing the love of his life to a cruel Philistine prince, a young Hebrew with Supernatural strength defends his people, sacrificing everything to avenge his love, his people, and his God.

DVD Fifty Shades Freed, starring Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan (May 8, 2018, Universal) Not Rated

Anastasia and Christian get married, but Jack Hyde continues to threaten their relationship.

NOTE:  We link to the Unrated edition, which includes the audio described R-rated edition, because at listing time, Amazon did not offer the R-rated edition alone.

DVD 12 Strong, starring Thad Luckinbill and Chris Hemsworth (May 1, 2018, Warner Bros) Rated R

12 Strong tells the story of the first Special Forces team deployed to Afghanistan after 9/11; under the leadership of a new captain, the team must work with an Afghan warlord to take down the Taliban.

NOTE:  We list the combo Blu-ray+DVD version because upon release, the DVD cost more from a marketplace seller.

DVD Peter Rabbit, starring Rose Byrne and Sam Neill (May 1, 2018, Sony) Rated PG

Feature adaptation of Beatrix Potter's classic tale of a rebellious rabbit trying to sneak into a farmer's vegetable garden.

NOTE:  Make sure you are ordering the 2018 version (lots of carrots on the cover), not the 2015 version by Nickelodeon.  Also, this video contains audio description in both English and French.

DVD Winchester, starring Helen Mirren and Jason Clarke (May 1, 2018, Lionsgate) Rated PG-13

Ensconced in her sprawling California mansion, eccentric firearm heiress Sarah Winchester believes she is haunted by the souls of people killed by the Winchester repeating rifle.

DVD Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool, starring Jamie Bell and Annette Bening (Apr 24, 2018, Sony) Rated R

A romance sparks between a young actor and a Hollywood leading lady (Gloria Grahame) in 1978.

DVD Hostiles, starring Christian Bale and Rosamund Pike (Apr 24, 2018, Lionsgate) Rated R

In 1892, a legendary Army captain reluctantly agrees to escort a Cheyenne chief and his family through dangerous territory.

DVD Maze Runner: The Death Cure, starring Dylan O'Brien and Ki Hong Lee (Apr 24, 2018, Fox) Rated PG-13

Young hero Thomas embarks on a mission to find a cure for a deadly disease known as "The Flare".

DVD Paddington 2, starring Ben Wishaw and Hugh Bonneville (Apr 24, 2018, Warner Bros) Rated PG

Paddington, now happily settled with the Brown family and a popular member of the local community, picks up a series of odd jobs to buy the perfect present for his Aunt Lucy's 100th birthday, only for the gift to be stolen.

NOTE:  We link to the Blu-Ray + DVD edition, because the DVD-only edition is marked Region 2 and/or only available from Marketplace sellers.

DVD The Commuter, starring Liam Neeson and Vera Farmiga (Apr 17, 2018, Lionsgate) Rated PG-13

An Insurance Salesman/Ex-Cop is caught up in a criminal conspiracy during his daily commute home.

DVD The Post, starring Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks (Apr 17, 2018, Fox) Rated PG-13

A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country's first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between the press and the government.

DVD All the Money in the World, starring Mark Wahlberg and Michelle Williams (Apr 10, 2018, Sony) Rated R

The story of the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother to convince his billionaire grandfather Jean Paul Getty to pay the ransom.

DVD Molly's Game, starring Jessica Chastain and Idris Elba (Apr 10, 2018, Universal) Rated R

The true story of Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game and became an FBI target.

DVD Phantom Thread, starring Daniel Day-Lewis and Vicky Krieps (Apr 10, 2018, Universal) Rated R

Set in 1950's London, Reynolds Woodcock is a renowned dressmaker whose fastidious life is disrupted by a young, strong-willed woman, Alma, who becomes his muse and lover.

DVD Proud Mary, starring Taraji Henson and Danny Glover (Apr 10, 2018, Sony) Rated R

Mary (Taraji P. Henson) is a hit woman working for an organized crime family in Boston, whose life is completely turned around when she meets a young boy whose path she crosses when a professional hit goes bad.

DVD The Greatest Showman, starring Hugh Jackman and Michelle Williams (Apr 10, 2018, Fox) Rated PG

Celebrates the birth of show business, and tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.

DVD 13 Reasons Why: Season One, starring Dylan Minnette and Katherine Langford (Apr 3, 2018, Paramount) Not Rated

This Netlix Original Series follows teenager Clay Jensen in his quest to uncover the story behind his classmate and crush, Hannah, and her decision to end her life.

DVD Father Figures, starring Owen Wilson and Ed Helms (Apr 3, 2018, Warner Bros) Rated R

Upon learning that their mother has been lying to them for years about their allegedly deceased father, two fraternal twin brothers hit the road in order to find him.

DVD Insidious: The Last Key, starring Angus Sampson and Leigh Whannell (Apr 3, 2018, Sony) Rated PG-13

Parapsychologist Dr. Elise Rainier faces her most fearsome and personal haunting yet, as she is drawn back to her ghostly childhood home, where the terror began.

DVD Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi, starring Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher (Mar 27, 2018, Lucasfilm) Rated PG-13

Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares for battle with the First Order.

DVD Pitch Perfect 3, starring Anna Kendrick and Rebel Wilson (Mar 20, 2018, Universal) Rated PG-13

Following their win at the world championship, the now separated Bellas reunite for one last singing competition at an overseas USO tour, but face a group who uses both instruments and voices.

NOTE:  The DVD cover does not indicate description (the Blu-ray does); but Barnes and Noble's website shows "Descriptive Video Service" as a "Setup" option under "Menu."  If you purchase this DVD, please confirm description to the webmaster.

DVD Downsizing, starring Matt Damon and Christoph Waltz (Mar 20, 2018, Paramount) Rated R

A social satire in which a man realizes he would have a better life if he were to shrink himself to five inches tall, allowing him to live in wealth and splendor.

DVD Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, starring Alex Wolff and Karen Gillan (Mar 20, 2018, Sony) Rated PG-13

Four teenagers are sucked into a magical video game, and the only way they can escape is to work together to finish the game.

DVD Call Me by Your Name, starring Armie Hammer and Michael Stuhlbarg (Mar 13, 2018, Sony) Rated R

In 1980s Italy, a romance blossoms between a seventeen year-old student and the older man hired as his father's research assistant.

OSCAR WINNER: Best Adapted Screenplay 2018.

DVD Ferdinand, starring John Cena and Kate McKinnon (Mar 13, 2018, Fox) Rated G

After Ferdinand, a bull with a big heart, is mistaken for a dangerous beast, he is captured and torn from his home. Determined to return to his family, he rallies a misfit team on the ultimate adventure.

DVD Justice League, starring Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill (Mar 13, 2018, Warner Bros) Rated PG-13

Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy.

NOTEAt the time of release, no inexpensive DVD-only version was available.  We point to the combo pack.

DVD The Shape of Water, starring Sally Hawkins and Octavia Spencer (Mar 13, 2018, Fox) Rated R

At a top secret research facility in the 1960s, a lonely janitor forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature that is being held in captivity.

OSCAR WINNER: Best Picture & Director 2018.

DVD Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (Blu-ray Rerelease), starring Angelina Jolie and Jon Voight (Mar 6, 2018, Paramount) Rated PG-13

Video game adventurer Lara Croft comes to life in a movie where she races against time and villains to recover powerful ancient artifacts.

NOTEThis is the 2018 Blu-ray (or 4K) Rerelease of this 2001 movie.  The DVD which comes with the described Blu-ray disc does not indicate description on the packaging.  Added here May 15, 2018.

DVD Novitiate, starring Margaret Qualley and Melissa Leo (Mar 6, 2018, Sony) Rated R

Set in the early 1960s and during the era of Vatican II, a young woman in training to become a nun struggles with issues of faith, the changing church and sexuality.

NOTEAs of release date, this video was only available on Blu-ray.

DVD Thor: Ragnarok, starring Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston (Mar 6, 2018, Buena Vista) Rated PG-13

Thor is imprisoned on the other side of the universe and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok, the destruction of his homeworld and the end of Asgardian civilization, at the hands of an all-powerful new threat, the ruthless Hela.

DVD Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (4K Rerelease), starring Angelina Jolie and Gerard Butler (Mar 6, 2018, Paramount) Rated PG-13

Adventurer Lara Croft goes on a quest to save the mythical Pandora's Box, before an evil scientist finds it, and recruits a former Marine turned mercenary to assist her.

NOTE This is the 2018 4K Rerelease of the 2003 movie.  CAUTION:  The Blu-ray/DVD packaging (not pointed to above) does NOT mention Audio Description -- just the 4K one does.  However, we suspect the Blu-ray copy does contain it, since the track is available (it's on the 4K), and the original Tomb Raider Blu-ray reissue shown above does contain description.  This is the Cradle of Life Blu-ray linkPlease advise us re description if you purchase this!  Added here May 15, 2018.

DVD Coco, starring Anthony Gonzalez and Gael Garcia Bernal (Feb 27, 2018, Disney) Rated PG

Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family's ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer.

OSCAR WINNER: Best Animated Feature Film and Original Song 2018.

DVD Darkest Hour, starring Gary Oldman and Kristin Scott Thomas (Feb 27, 2018, Universal) Rated PG-13

In May 1940, the fate of Western Europe hangs on British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Adolf Hitler, or fight on knowing that it could mean a humiliating defeat for Britain and its empire.

NOTE Description is NOT mentioned on the cover, but multiple user reported that the DVD does contain description.  OSCAR WINNER: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

DVD Murder on the Orient Express, starring Johnny Depp and Penélope Cruz (Feb 27, 2018, Fox) Rated PG-13

When a murder occurs on the train he's travelling on, celebrated detective Hercule Poirot is recruited to solve the case.

DVD Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, starring Sam Rockwell and Woody Harrelson (Feb 27, 2018, Fox) Rated R

A mother personally challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter's murder when they fail to catch the culprit.

OSCAR WINNER: Best Actress in a Leading Role and Actor in a Supporting Role 2018.

DVD Daddy's Home 2, starring Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg (Feb 20, 2018, Paramount) Rated PG-13

Having finally gotten used to each other's existence, Brad and Dusty must now deal with their intrusive fathers during the holidays.

DVD Same Kind of Different As Me, starring Djimon Hounsou and Jon Voight (Feb 20, 2018, Paramount) Rated PG-13

International art dealer Ron Hall must befriend a dangerous homeless man in order to save his struggling marriage to his wife, a woman whose dreams will lead all three of them on the journey of their lives.

DVD The Star, starring Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry (Feb 20, 2018, Sony) Rated PG

A small but brave donkey and his animal friends become the unsung heroes of the first Christmas.

DVD Roman J. Israel, Esq., starring Denzel Washington and Colin Farrell (Feb 13, 2018, Sony) Rated PG-13

Roman J. Israel, Esq., a driven, idealistic defense attorney, finds himself in a tumultuous series of events that lead to a crisis and the necessity for extreme action.

DVD Wonder, starring Julia Roberts and Jacob Tremblay (Feb 13, 2018, Lionsgate) Rated PG

Based on the New York Times bestseller, WONDER tells the incredibly inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.

DVD Only the Brave, starring Andie McDowell and Geoff Stults (Feb 6, 2018, Sony) Rated PG-13

Based on the true story of the Granite Mountain Hotshots, a group of elite firefighters who risk everything to protect a town from a historic wildfire.

DVD Suburbicon, starring Matt Damon and Oscar Isaac (Feb 6, 2018, Paramount) Rated R

As a 1950s suburban community self-destructs, a home invasion has sinister consequences for one seemingly normal family.

DVD Tyler Perry's Boo 2! A Madea Halloween, starring Tyler Perry and Cassi Davis (Jan 30, 2018, Lionsgate) Rated PG-13

The hilarious #1 box-office hit is all tricks and no treats when Madea, Aunt Bam, Hattie, and Uncle Joe run for their lives from monsters and goblins haunting a remote campground.

DVD Geostorm, starring Gerard Butler and Jim Sturgess (Jan 23, 2018, Warner Bros) Rated PG-13

When the network of satellites designed to control the global climate starts to attack Earth, it's a race against the clock for its creator to uncover the real threat before a worldwide Geostorm wipes out everything and everyone.

DVD Goodbye Christopher Robin, starring Domhnall Gleeson and Margot Robbie (Jan 23, 2018, Fox) Rated PG

A behind-the-scenes look at the life of author A.A. Milne and the creation of the Winnie the Pooh stories inspired by his son C.R. Milne.

DVD Jigsaw, starring Laura Vandervoort and Tobin Bell (Jan 23, 2018, Lionsgate) Rated R

Bodies are turning up around the city, each having met a uniquely gruesome demise. As the investigation proceeds, evidence points to one suspect: John Kramer, the man known as Jigsaw, who has been dead for ten years.

DVD Thank You for Your Service, starring Miles Teller and Haley Bennett (Jan 23, 2018, Universal) Rated R

A group of U.S. soldiers returning from Iraq struggle to integrate back into family and civilian life, while living with the memory of a war that threatens to destroy them long after they've left the battlefield.

DVD Blade Runner 2049, starring Harrison Ford and Ryan Gosling (Jan 16, 2018, Warner Bros) Rated R

A young blade runner's discovery of a long-buried secret leads him to track down former blade runner Rick Deckard, who's been missing for thirty years.

OSCAR WINNER: Best Cinematography and Visual Effects 2018.

DVD The Snowman, starring Michael Fassbender and Rebecca Ferguson (Jan 16, 2018, Universal) Rated R

Detective Harry Hole investigates the disappearance of a woman whose scarf is found wrapped around an ominous-looking snowman.

DVD It, starring Bill Skarsgard and Jaeden Lieberher (Jan 9, 2018, Warner Bros) Rated R

A group of bullied kids band together when a shapeshifting monster, taking the appearance of a clown, begins hunting children.

NOTE:  There seem to be a lot of sellers of this particular DVD on Amazon, in case you wish to look around once you get there for a better price.

DVD Mark Felt - The Man Who Brought Down the White House, starring Maika Monroe and Diane Lane (Jan 9, 2018, Sony) Rated PG-13

The story of Mark Felt, who under the name "Deep Throat" helped journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the Watergate scandal in 1972.

DVD Marshall, starring Josh Gad and Kate Hudson (Jan 9, 2018, Universal) Rated PG-13

Marshall is about a young Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, as he battles through one of his career-defining cases.

DVD My Little Pony: The Movie, starring Uzo Aduba and Ashleigh Ball (Jan 9, 2018, Lionsgate) Rated PG

When a dark force threatens Ponyville, the Mane 6 go on a journey beyond Equestria to save their beloved home and they meet new friends and exciting challenges along the way.

DVD The Foreigner, starring Jackie Chan and Pierce Brosnan (Jan 9, 2018, Universal) Rated R

A humble businessman with a buried past seeks justice when his daughter is killed in an act of terrorism. A cat-and-mouse conflict ensues with a government official, whose past may hold clues to the killers' identities.

DVD American Made, starring Tom Cruise and Domhnall Gleeson (Jan 2, 2018, Universal) Rated R

... an international escapade based on the outrageous, true exploits of a hustler and pilot recruited to run one of the biggest covert operations in U.S. history. Based on an incredible true story of the CIA's biggest secret, American Made will remind you: It's not a crime if you're doing it for the good guys...

NOTE: Audio Description is NOT MENTIONED ON THE COVER but has been confirmed by a purchaser.

DVD A Question of Faith, starring Richard T. Jones and Kim Fields (Jan 2, 2018, Universal) Rated PG

When tragedy strikes three families, their destiny forces them on a converging path to discover God's love, grace and mercy as the challenges of their fate could also resurrect their beliefs.

DVD Battle of the Sexes, starring Emma Stone and Steve Carell (Jan 2, 2018, Fox) Rated PG-13

The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.

DVD Breathe, starring Andrew Garfield and Claire Foy (Jan 2, 2018, Universal) Rated PG-13

The inspiring true love story of Robin and Diana Cavendish, an adventurous couple who refuse to give up in the face of a devastating disease. Their heartwarming celebration of human possibility marks the directorial debut of Andy Serkis.

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