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DVDs and Blu-ray Discs With Audio Description Released This Year

The USA's only complete listing of AUDIO DESCRIBED commercial videos on DVD/B-R!
(USA-only; not completely reliable for Canada and definitely not other countries.)
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Caution!  Some titles listed are named the same as older DVDs.  Watch the year when you order if you don't use our link!  Note that we always point to the DVD option unless a DVD is not orderable by itself, but feel free to switch to Blu-ray or 4K if you wish on Amazon.


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Newest Releases First, and Dates Are When Released On Home Video

DVD Irresistible, starring Actors : Steve Carell and Rose Byrne (Sep 1, 2020, Universal) Rated R

A Democratic strategist helps a retired veteran run for mayor in a small, conservative Midwest town.

DVD The Burnt Orange Heresy, starring Actors : Claes Bang and Elizabeth Debicki (Aug 25, 2020, Sony) Rated R

Hired to steal a rare painting from one of the most enigmatic painters of all time, an ambitious art dealer becomes consumed by his own greed and insecurity as the operation spins out of control.

DVD The King of Staten Island, starring Actors : Pete Davidson and Marisa Tomei (Aug 25, 2020, Universal) Rated R

Scott has been a case of arrested development since his firefighter dad died. He spends his days smoking weed and dreaming of being a tattoo artist until events force him to grapple with his grief and take his first steps forward in life.

DVD Emperor, starring Dayo Okeniyi and Ben Robson (Aug 18, 2020, Universal) Rated PG-13

An escaped slave travels north and has chance encounters with Frederick Douglass and John Brown. Based on the life story of Shields Green.

CAUTION: There is another DVD with the same title.

DVD Military Wives, starring Kristin Scott Thomas and Sharon Horgan (Aug 18, 2020, Universal) Rated PG-13

With their partners away serving in Afghanistan, a group of women on the home front form a choir and quickly find themselves at the center of a media sensation and global movement.

DVD The High Note, starring Dakota Johnson and Tracee Ellis Ross (Aug 11, 2020, Universal) Rated PG-13

A superstar singer and her overworked personal assistant are presented with a choice that could alter the course of their respective careers.

DVD Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan - Season Two, starring John Krasinski and Wendell Pierce (Aug 4, 2020, Paramount) Not Rated

After tracking a potentially suspicious shipment of illegal arms in the Venezuelan jungle, CIA Officer Jack Ryan heads down to South America to investigate, and he uncovers a far-reaching conspiracy.

Note:  Season One is also described.

DVD Resistance, starring Jesse Eisenberg and Clemence Poesy (Jul 28, 2020, Shout! Factory) Rated R

The story of a group of Jewish Boy Scouts who worked with the French Resistance to save the lives of ten thousand orphans during World War II.

DVD SCOOB!, starring Will Forte and Mark Wahlberg (Jul 21, 2020, Warner Bros) Rated PG

Scooby and the gang face their most challenging mystery ever: a plot to unleash the ghost dog Cerberus upon the world. As they race to stop this dogpocalypse, the gang discovers that Scooby has an epic destiny greater than anyone imagined.

NOTE: We "presume" this DVD has AD because it is by Warner Bros and has description on iTunes and Prime Video, though we have not verified via the back cover.

DVD Body Cam, starring Mary J Blige and Nat Wolff (Jul 14, 2020, Paramount) Rated R

When a routine traffic stop results in the unexplained, grisly death of her colleague, a cop (Mary J. Blige) realizes footage of the incident will play for her eyes only. As the attacks mount, she races to understand the supernatural force behind them.

DVD Trolls World Tour, starring Anna Kendrick and Justin Timberlake (Jul 7, 2020, Universal) Rated PG

When the Queen of the Hard Rock Trolls tries to take over all the Troll kingdoms, Queen Poppy and her friends try different ways to save all the Trolls.

DVD Out of My Head, starring Joan Didion and Paul Auster (Jun 9, 2020, Kino Lorber) Not Rated

Explores the history and mystery of Migraine, and its remarkable place in the human condition. Migraine is a devastating but fascinating neurological condition with a compelling story to tell.

DVD The Hunt, starring Ike Barinholtz and Betty Gilpin (Jun 9, 2020, Universal) Rated R

Twelve strangers wake up in a clearing. They don't know where they are, or how they got there. They don't know they've been chosen - for a very specific purpose - The Hunt.

DVD The Invisible Man, starring Elisabeth Moss and Aldis Hodge (May 26, 2020, Universal) Rated R

When Cecilia's abusive ex takes his own life and leaves her his fortune, she suspects his death was a hoax. As a series of coincidences turn lethal, Cecilia works to prove that she is being hunted by someone nobody can see.

DVD Downhill, starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Will Ferrell (May 19, 2020, Searchlight Pictures) Rated R

Barely escaping an avalanche during a family ski vacation in the Alps, a married couple is thrown into disarray as they are forced to reevaluate their lives and how they feel about each other.

Note: On release day, this title was only available via an Amazon Marketplace seller. You may wish to search for the title a second time to see if there is an official Amazon shipment available.

DVD Emma., starring Anya Taylor-Joy and Johnny Flynn (May 19, 2020, Universal) Rated PG

In 1800s England, a well meaning but selfish young woman meddles in the love lives of her friends.

Note: The period at the end of "Emma." is part of the official title.

DVD Onward, starring Tom Holland and Chris Pratt (May 19, 2020, Disney) Rated PG

Two elven brothers embark on a quest to bring their father back for one day.

Note: On release day, this title was only available via an Amazon Marketplace seller. You may wish to search for the title a second time to see if there is an official Amazon shipment available.

DVD Sonic the Hedgehog, starring James Marsden and Jim Carrey (May 19, 2020, Paramount) Rated PG

After discovering a small, blue, fast hedgehog, a small-town police officer must help him defeat an evil genius who wants to do experiments on him.

DVD The Way Back, starring Ben Affleck and Al Madrigal (May 19, 2020, Warner Bros) Rated R

Jack Cunningham was an HS basketball phenom who walked away from the game, forfeiting his future. Years later, when he reluctantly accepts a coaching job at his alma mater, he may get one last shot at redemption.

DVD Birds of Prey, starring Margot Robbie and Mary Elizabeth Winstead (May 12, 2020, Warner Bros) Rated R

After splitting with the Joker, Harley Quinn joins superheroes Black Canary, Huntress and Renee Montoya to save a young girl from an evil crime lord.

Note: The Full title of this video is "Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)" though there are several variations of exact spelling.

DVD Blumhouse's Fantasy Island, starring Michael Pena and Maggie Q (May 12, 2020, Sony) Rated PG-13

When the owner and operator of a luxurious island invites a collection of guests to live out their most elaborate fantasies in relative seclusion, chaos quickly descends.

DVD The Call of the Wild, starring Harrison Ford and Omar Sy (May 12, 2020, Fox) Rated PG

A sled dog struggles for survival in the wilds of the Yukon. Based on the Jack London 1903 novel of the same name and the 1935 film adaptation starring Clark Gable.

Note:  We point to the Combo pack, which was found upon release to be cheaper than just the DVD.

DVD The Photograph, starring Issa Rae and LaKeith Stanfield (May 12, 2020, Universal) Rated PG-13

A series of intertwining love stories set in the past and in the present.

DVD The Traitor, starring Pierfrancesco Favino and Maria Fernanda Candido (May 12, 2020, Sony) Rated R

The real life of Tommaso Buscetta, the so-called "boss of the two worlds," the first mafia informant in Sicily in the 1980s.

DVD Bloodshot, starring Vin Diesel and Eiza Gonzalez (May 5, 2020, Sony) Rated PG-13

Ray Garrison, a slain soldier, is re-animated with superpowers.

DVD Gretel & Hansel, starring Sophia Lillis and Samuel Leakey (May 5, 2020, Warner Bros) Rated PG-13

A long time ago in a distant fairy tale countryside, a young girl leads her little brother into a dark wood in desperate search of food and work, only to stumble upon a nexus of terrifying evil.

DVD Ordinary Love, starring Lesley Manville and Liam Neeson (May 5, 2020, Universal) Rated R

An extraordinary look at the lives of a middle-aged couple in the midst of the wife's breast cancer diagnosis.

DVD I Still Believe, starring Britt Robertson and K.J. Apa (May 5, 2020, Lionsgate) Rated PG

The true-life story of Christian music star Jeremy Camp and his journey of love and loss that looks to prove there is always hope.

DVD The Rhythm Section, starring Blake Lively and Jude Law (Apr 28, 2020, Paramount) Rated R

A woman seeks revenge against those who orchestrated a plane crash that killed her family.

Note!  Description appears to be available ONLY ON THE BLU-RAY VERSION.

DVD Bad Boys For Life, starring Will Smith and Martin Lawrence (Apr 21, 2020, Sony) Rated R

Miami detectives Mike Lowrey and Marcus Burnett must face off against a mother-and-son pair of drug lords who wreak vengeful havoc on their city.

DVD Like a Boss, starring Rose Byrne and Salma Hayek (Apr 21, 2020, Paramount) Rated R

Best friends, Mia and Mel (Tiffany Haddish and Rose Byrne) are living their best lives, running their own cosmetics company until a villainous beauty mogul (Salma Hayek) conspires to steal it from under them.

DVD Looking For Alaska: Season 1, starring Charlie Plummer and Kristine Froseth (Apr 21, 2020, Paramount) Rated R

A new arrival at a boarding school falls in love with a beguiling female student.

Note: This is a Hulu Original TV Series.

DVD The Gentlemen, starring Matthew McConaughey and Charlie Hunnam (Apr 21, 2020, Universal) Rated R

An American expat tries to sell off his highly profitable marijuana empire in London, triggering plots, schemes, bribery and blackmail in an attempt to steal his domain out from under him.

DVD The Turning, starring Mackenzie Davis and Finn Wolfhard (Apr 21, 2020, Universal) Rated PG-13

A young governess is hired by a man who has become responsible for his young nephew and niece after their parents' deaths. A modern take on Henry James' novella "The Turn of the Screw."

DVD Just Mercy, starring Michael B. Jordan and Jamie Foxx (Apr 14, 2020, Warner Bros) Rated PG-13

World-renowned civil rights defense attorney Bryan Stevenson works to free a wrongly condemned death row prisoner.

We PRESUME this has description (can't check at store due to COVID-19...), because both iTunes and Prime Video offer it with description.

DVD Underwater, starring Jessica Henwick and Kristen Stewart (Apr 14, 2020, Fox) Rated PG-13

A crew of oceanic researchers working for a deep sea drilling company try to get to safety after a mysterious earthquake devastates their deepwater research and drilling facility located at the bottom of the Mariana Trench.

We PRESUME this has description (can't check at store due to COVID-19...), because both iTunes and Prime Video offer it with description.  NOTE:  This is not the same film as the 1955 Underwater! (with an exclamation point) listed below.

DVD Cats, starring James Corden and Judi Dench (Apr 7, 2020, Universal) Rated PG

A tribe of cats called the Jellicles must decide yearly which one will ascend to the Heaviside Layer and come back to a new Jellicle life.

DVD Dolittle, starring Robert Downey Jr. and Antonio Banderas (Apr 7, 2020, Universal) Rated PG

A physician who can talk to animals embarks on an adventure to find a legendary island with a young apprentice and a crew of strange pets.

DVD Little Women (2019), starring Saoirse Ronan and Emma Watson (Apr 7, 2020, Sony) Rated PG

Jo March (Saoirse Ronan) reflects back and forth on her life, telling the beloved story of the March sisters - four young women each determined to live life on her own terms.

DVD Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker, starring Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill (Mar 31, 2020, Lucasfilm) Rated PG-13

The surviving members of the resistance face the First Order once again, and the legendary conflict between the Jedi and the Sith reaches its peak bringing the Skywalker saga to its end.

DVD The Current War: Director's Cut, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Michael Shannon (Mar 31, 2020, Universal) Rated PG-13

The dramatic story of the cutthroat race between electricity titans Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse to determine whose electrical system would power the modern world.

DVD 1917, starring George MacKay and Dean-Charles Chapman (Mar 31, 2020, Universal) Rated R

April 6th, 1917. As a regiment assembles to wage war deep in enemy territory, two soldiers are assigned to race against time and deliver a message that will stop 1,600 men from walking straight into a deadly trap.

Note:  We link to the Blu-ray/DVD combo pack because it is less expensive, and we haven't confirmed 100% that the DVD-only offering has the AD track, since none of the packaging states it does (though we can't imagine that it does not).

DVD The Grudge, starring Demian Bichir and Andrea Riseborough (Mar 24, 2020, Sony) Rated R

A house is cursed by a vengeful ghost that dooms those who enter it with a violent death.

DVD The Song of Names, starring Tim Roth and Clive Owen (Mar 24, 2020, Sony) Rated PG-13

Several years after his childhood friend, a violin prodigy, disappears on the eve of his first solo concert, an Englishman travels throughout Europe to find him.

DVD Black Christmas, starring Imogen Poots and Cary Elwes (Mar 17, 2020, Universal) Rated PG-13

A group of female students are stalked by a stranger during their Christmas break. That is until the young sorority pledges discover that the killer is part of an underground college conspiracy.

DVD Jumanji: The Next Level, starring Dwayne Johnson and Jack Black (Mar 17, 2020, Sony) Rated PG-13

In Jumanji: The Next Level, the gang is back but the game has changed. As they return to rescue one of their own, the players will have to brave parts unknown from arid deserts to snowy mountains, to escape the world's most dangerous game.

DVD Richard Jewell, starring Paul Walter Hauser and Sam Rockwell (Mar 17, 2020, Warner Bros) Rated R

American security guard Richard Jewell saves thousands of lives from an exploding bomb at the 1996 Olympics, but is vilified by journalists and the press who falsely reported that he was a terrorist.

DVD Beauty and the Beast (1991), starring Paige O'Hara and Robby Benson (Mar 10, 2020, Disney) Rated G

A prince cursed to spend his days as a hideous monster sets out to regain his humanity by earning a young woman's love.

NOTE:  This is a 4K+Blu-ray release.  No described DVD only or Blu-ray only is available.

DVD Bombshell, starring Charlize Theron and Nicole Kidman (Mar 10, 2020, Summit) Rated R

A group of women take on Fox News head Roger Ailes and the toxic atmosphere he presided over at the network.

DVD Charlie's Angels, starring Kristen Stewart and Naomi Scott (Mar 10, 2020, Sony) Rated PG-13

When a young systems engineer blows the whistle on a dangerous technology, Charlie's Angels are called into action, putting their lives on the line to protect us all.

DVD Spies in Disguise, starring Will Smith and Tom Holland (Mar 10, 2020, Fox) Rated PG

When the world's best spy is turned into a pigeon, he must rely on his nerdy tech officer to save the world.

NOTE:  This is the Blu-ray+DVD edition, because at the time of listing it was less expensive than the DVD alone!

DVD A Bug's Life, starring Phyllis Diller and Dave Foley (Mar 3, 2020, Disney) Rated G

A misfit ant, looking for "warriors" to save his colony from greedy grasshoppers, recruits a group of bugs that turn out to be an inept circus troupe.

NOTE: This is a 4K release which also has a Blu-ray disc in the package. There is no DVD available, nor a Blu-ray-only packaging at this time.

DVD Dark Waters, starring Mark Ruffalo and Anne Hathaway (Mar 3, 2020, Universal) Rated PG-13

A corporate defense attorney takes on an environmental lawsuit against a chemical company that exposes a lengthy history of pollution.

DVD Playmobil: The Movie, starring Anya Taylor-Joy and Jim Gaffigan (Mar 3, 2020, Universal) Rated PG

Animated feature film inspired by the Playmobil brand toys.

DVD Queen & Slim, starring Daniel Kaluuya and Jodie Turner-Smith (Mar 3, 2020, Universal) Rated R

A couple's first date takes an unexpected turn when a police officer pulls them over.

DVD Wall-E, starring Ben Burtt and Elissa Knight (Mar 3, 2020, Disney) Rated G

In the distant future, a small waste-collecting robot inadvertently embarks on a space journey that will ultimately decide the fate of mankind.

NOTE: Only the new 4K release with a Blu-ray disc included has description

DVD Frozen II, starring Kristen Bell and Idina Menzel (Feb 25, 2020, Disney) Rated PG

Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven leave Arendelle to travel to an ancient, autumn-bound forest of an enchanted land. They set out to find the origin of Elsa's powers in order to save their kingdom.

DVD Knives Out, starring Daniel Craig and Toni Collette (Feb 25, 2020, Summit) Rated PG-13

A detective investigates the death of a patriarch of an eccentric, combative family.

DVD 21 Bridges, starring Chadwick Boseman and Sienna Miller (Feb 18, 2020, Universal) Rated R

An embattled NYPD detective is thrust into a citywide manhunt for a pair of cop killers after uncovering a massive and unexpected conspiracy.

DVD A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, starring Tom Hanks and Matthew Rhys (Feb 18, 2020, Sony) Rated PG

Based on the true story of a real-life friendship between Fred Rogers and journalist Lloyd Vogel.

DVD Frankie, starring Isabelle Huppert and Marisa Tomei (Feb 18, 2020, Sony) Rated PG-13

Three generations grappling with a life-changing experience during one day of a vacation in Sintra, Portugal, a historic town known for its dense gardens and fairy-tale villas and palaces.

DVD Jojo Rabbit, starring Roman Griffin Davis and Thomasin McKenzie (Feb 18, 2020, Fox) Rated PG-13

A young boy in Hitler's army finds out his mother is hiding a Jewish girl in their home.

DVD Midway, starring Ed Skrein and Patrick Wilson (Feb 18, 2020, Lionsgate) Rated PG-13

The story of the Battle of Midway, told by the leaders and the sailors who fought it.

DVD Ford v Ferrari, starring Christian Bale and Matt Damon (Feb 11, 2020, Fox) Rated PG-13

American car designer Carroll Shelby and driver Ken Miles battle corporate interference and the laws of physics to build a revolutionary race car for Ford in order to defeat Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1966.

Note:  At time of release, this was only available from an Amazon Marketplace seller.

DVD Greener Grass, starring D'Arcy Carden and Dot-Marie Jones (Feb 11, 2020, Shout! Factory) Not Rated

Suburban soccer moms find themselves constantly competing against each other in their personal lives as their kids settle their differences on the field.

DVD Doctor Sleep, starring Ewan McGregor and Rebecca Ferguson (Feb 4, 2020, Warner Bros) Rated R

Years following the events of "The Shining," a now-adult Dan Torrance must protect a young girl with similar powers from a cult known as The True Knot, who prey on children with powers to remain immortal.

DVD Last Christmas, starring Emilia Clarke and Henry Golding (Feb 4, 2020, Universal) Rated PG-13

Kate is a young woman subscribed to bad decisions. Working as an elf in a year round Christmas store is not good for the wannabe singer. However, she meets Tom there. Her life takes a new turn. For Kate, it seems too good to be true.

DVD Playing With Fire, starring John Cena and Keegan-Michael Key (Feb 4, 2020, Paramount) Rated PG

A crew of rugged firefighters meet their match when attempting to rescue three rambunctious kids.

DVD The Good Liar, starring Helen Mirren and Ian McKellen (Feb 4, 2020, Warner Bros) Rated R

Consummate con man Roy Courtnay has set his sights on his latest mark: the recently widowed Betty McLeish, worth millions. But this time, what should have been a simple swindle escalates into a cat-and-mouse game with the ultimate stakes.

DVD The Nightingale, starring Aisling Franciosi and Sam Claflin (Feb 4, 2020, Shout! Factory) Rated R

Set in 1825, Clare, a young Irish convict woman, chases a British officer through the rugged Tasmanian wilderness, bent on revenge for a terrible act of violence he committed against her family. On the way she enlists the services of an Aboriginal tracker named Billy, who is also marked by trauma from his own violence-filled past.

DVD Underwater!, starring Jane Russell and Gilbert Roland (Jan 28, 2020, Warner Bros) Not Rated

Two scuba divers find a shipwreck which may contain undiscovered treasure; however, their attempt to salvage it is threatened by scavengers.

NOTES:  This is a Blu-ray version of the 1955 film with description reportedly added by Warner Archives.  Note, however, that a DVD was released on March 24, 2020.  We have not personally verified that description is listed on the back cover of EITHER disc, but a reliable source told us it is there, and iTunes is offering a described version.  Please advise us if you purchase either version.  Also note:  There is a title of the same name, Underwater, without the exclamation point, released by Fox on April 14, 2020.

DVD Harriet, starring Cynthia Erivo and Leslie Odom Jr. (Jan 28, 2020, Universal) Rated PG-13

The extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes, whose courage, ingenuity, and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course of history.

DVD Motherless Brooklyn, starring Edward Norton and Bruce Willis (Jan 28, 2020, Warner Bros) Rated R

In 1950s New York, a lonely private detective afflicted with Tourette's Syndrome ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and only friend.

DVD Terminator: Dark Fate, starring Linda Hamilton and Arnold Schwarzenegger (Jan 28, 2020, Paramount) Rated R

An augmented human and Sarah Connor must stop an advanced liquid Terminator, from hunting down a young girl, whose fate is critical to the human race.

DVD Black and Blue, starring Naomie Harris and Tyrese Gibson (Jan 21, 2020, Sony) Rated R

A rookie New Orleans police officer is forced to balance her identity as a black woman after she witnesses two corrupt cops committing murder.

DVD Countdown, starring James Caan and Charles Aidman (Jan 21, 2020, Warner Bros) Rated PG-13

When a nurse downloads an app that claims to predict the moment a person will die, it tells her she only has three days to live. With the clock ticking and a figure haunting her, she must find a way to save her life before time runs out.

DVD Pain and Glory, starring Penelope Cruz and Antonio Banderas (Jan 21, 2020, Sony) Rated R

A film director reflects on the choices he's made as past and present come crashing down around him.

DVD The Addams Family (2019), starring Oscar Isaac and Charlize Theron (Jan 21, 2020, Universal) Rated PG

The eccentrically macabre family moves to a bland suburb where Wednesday Addams' friendship with the daughter of a hostile and conformist local reality show host exacerbates conflict between the families.

DVD Zombieland: Double Tap, starring Woody Harrelson and Jesse Eisenberg (Jan 21, 2020, Sony) Rated R

Columbus, Tallahassee, Wichita, and Little Rock move to the American heartland as they face off against evolved zombies, fellow survivors, and the growing pains of the snarky makeshift family.

DVD Gemini Man, starring Will Smith and Clive Owen (Jan 14, 2020, Paramount) Rated PG-13

An over-the-hill hitman faces off against a younger clone of himself.

DVD Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, starring Angelina Jolie and Elle Fanning (Jan 14, 2020, Disney) Rated PG

Maleficent and her goddaughter Aurora begin to question the complex family ties that bind them as they are pulled in different directions by impending nuptials, unexpected allies, and dark new forces at play.

DVD Joker, starring Joaquin Phoenix and Robert De Niro (Jan 7, 2020, Warner Bros) Rated R

In Gotham City, mentally troubled comedian Arthur Fleck is disregarded and mistreated by society. He then embarks on a downward spiral of revolution and bloody crime. This path brings him face-to-face with his alter-ego: the Joker.

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