A true story that had a major box-office impact, this drama from director-screenwriter John Lee Hancock ("The Rookie") became an Academy Award contender for best picture and earned Sandra Bullock an Oscar for best actress.
She and country music star Tim McGraw play a Southern couple who take in troubled youth Michael Oher ( Quinton Aaron) and give him the opportunity to become a football standout. Kathy Bates co-stars. DVD extras: deleted scenes. *** (PG-13: AS, V) (Also on Blu-ray)Copyright © 2014, Los Angeles Times