#CrossoverInsider: New Release Trailers, How to WIN, MFSC #ChaseTheAce & March Break In-Store

ci-weeklywrapupIt seems hard to fathom that we are this deep into March and April is right around the corner. Here is a sneak peek at some of the major new releases that will be hitting our shelves in April; Star Wars Rogue One, Office Christmas Party, Hidden Figures, Split, Underworld Blood Wars and more! But sticking with the here are now, this week also presents an impressive slate of new titles. In the not too distant future, Earth is overcrowded and people are given the chance to embark on a 120 year journey on a state-of-the-art spacecraft to a new home on a new planet where they can start fresh and from scratch. But along the way, a malfunction causes two passengers to wake up 90 years before they have reached their destination. That is the problem facing the characters of Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawrence in Passengers- this week’s headline new release. There are a total five new movies this week, with a brief synopsis of each below;


Passengers: starring Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt – A malfunction in the sleep chambers of a spacecraft traveling to a distant planet and transporting thousands of people causes two passengers to be awakened 90 years early. (Drama/Sci-Fi) (DVD and Blu-Ray) Also available to rent @ 2 Doors Down in Manitouwadge

Collateral Beauty: starring Will Smith, Edward Norton and Kate Winslet – After a terrible tragedy, a man questions the universe by writing to Love, Time and Death. Receiving unexpected answers, he begins to see how these things interlock and how even loss can reveal moments of meaning and beauty. (Drama) (DVD and Blu-Ray) Also available to rent @ 2 Doors Down in Manitouwadge

Fences: starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis–  A working-class African-American father grapples with raising his family in the 1950s, while coming to terms with the events of his life. (Drama) (DVD) Also available to rent @ 2 Doors Down in Manitouwadge

Solace: starring Anthony Hopkins, Colin Farrell and Jeffrey Dean Morgan – After a series of horrifying murders, an FBI agent recruits a psychic to assist with the case- only to learn that the killer is far more dangerous than they ever could have imagined. (Crime/Mystery) (DVD and Blu-Ray)  Also available to rent @ 2 Doors Down in Manitouwadge

American Violence: starring Bruce Dern and Denise Richards – A world renowned psychologist is tasked with the duty of interviewing and analyzing a death row inmate to determine whether or not a stay of execution should be granted. (Crime/Thriller) (DVD)


The lucky winner of the monthly stamp card prize draw for February was Holly Ellis! Holly won a Movie Night Gift Basket filled with Gift Certificates, Theatre Passes, snacks and more. The March prize is a $50 Gift Certificate for any local restaurant. We love rewarding our loyal customers with a chance to win great prizes so please remember to bring your stamp card.


The Marathon Figure Skating Club’s Chase the Ace raffle is ongoing! The jackpot is now up to an impressive $2670 with the next draw taking place Tuesday, March 14th (draws are every Tuesday at 8pm). How do you play? Simply stop by Crossover Video and Games to buy your tickets (3 for 5.00). Pick an envelope number between 1 and 52 and write your selection on each ticket along with your name and phone number. If your ticket is drawn, and your envelope choice contains the Ace of Spades, you win the jackpot! If not, you still win 20% of the total ticket sales for the week. Visit Crossover Video and Games or check out the Facebook Group “MFSC Chase the Ace” for more details. Good luck!


Crossover Video and Games is your local one stop shop for all of your March Break entertainment needs. We have all of the latest and hottest new kids movies (along with plenty for Mom and Dad). Don’t forget to check out our Family/Kids section for a great selection of titles to rent for only 1.99! Stop in and let us make your March Break all that much more enjoyable!

Have a safe week and don’t forget to support your local businesses!

Tyler Davis, Owner Crossover Video and Games


  • Via email at: crossovervideo@hotmail.ca
  • by phone at (807) 230-9093



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