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New in home entertainment: Woody Allen's romance 'Café Society' and HBO's mystery 'The Night Of'

New in home entertainment: Woody Allen's romance 'Café Society' and HBO's mystery 'The Night Of'

New on Blu-ray

“Café Society” (Lionsgate DVD, $29.95; Blu-ray, $39.99; also available on VOD)

Woody Allen probably won’t ever hit his ‘70s and ‘80s highs again, but “Café Society” is one of his better later films — a wistful romance set both in Golden Age Hollywood and Prohibition-era New York. Jesse Eisenberg plays the very Allen-esque lead, an ambitious young man who takes a job in Los Angeles with his uncle, a high-powered agent played by Steve Carell. There he falls in love with both the glamour and his uncle’s freethinking assistant (a marvelous Kristen Stewart); but when his dreams are...

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