Real life Drama on DVD

tangoNew feature films on DVD based on true stories. in “Tango Whiskey Foxtrot”, television journalist Kim Baker (Tina Fey in a rare dramatic role) takes an assignment as a war correspondent in Afghanistan. She confronts primitive living conditions, battlefield danger and amorous co-workers. The film is based on Baker’s memoir “The Taliban Shuffle.”  “The Finest Hours”, based on the 1952 sinking of the SS Pendleton, which broke apart during a nor’easter off the New England coast. Chris Pine and his Coast Guard crew take an undersized launch out in the storm to attempt the rescue.  In “Concussion”, Will Smith plays Dr. Bennet Omalu, a Nigerian pathologist who finds his research on the degenerative of concussions being suppressed by the NFL.  The film is loosely based on the exposé “Game Brain.”  “Race” is a bio pic of Olympic legend Jesse Owens, who outshone Nazi supermen in the 1936 Berlin Olympics. And

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