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DVD and Blu-Ray Releases for November 9th

Scott Pilgrim

Scott Pilgrim vs. The World – Scott Pilgrim (Michael Cera) is a musician who falls for the new girl in town, Ramona Flowers (Mary Elizabeth Winstead), but soon after they start seeing each other he finds out he must defeat her seven evil exes. Also starring Chris Evans, Brandon Routh, Jason Schwartzman, Anna Kendrick and others. Directed by Edgar Wright (Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz).

Grown Ups – Five high school friends (Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, Kevin James, David Spade, Rob Schneider) are reunited at the funeral of their former basketball coach. They decide to get their families together to spend the Fourth of July holiday weekend reminiscing about old times and catching up. Also starring Salma Hayek, Maria Bello, Maya Rudolph and others.

Charlie St. Cloud – After his younger brother passes away, Charlie (Zac Efron) finds a way to deal with his grief by working as a caretaker at the cemetery where his brother is buried. He starts seeing visions of his dead brother and having conversations with him. But when a love interest comes into his life, he must find a way to let go.

Also on DVD and Blu-Ray: Antichrist, Damned by Dawn, The Dry Land, Hunt to Kill, Locked Down, Love Ranch, Ramona and Beezus, Sherlock: Season One and Superman/Shazam!: The Return of Black Adam.

On DVD Only: A Streetcar Named Desire: The Original Director’s Version, Barney: Best Fairy Tales, Californication: The Third Season, Doctor Who: The Complete Fifth Series, The Golden Girls: 25th Anniversary Complete Collection, Men of a Certain Age: The Complete First Season, Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! The Complete Series and Secret Origin: The Story of DC Comics.

On Blu-Ray Only: Night at the Museum Collection, Scooby-Doo & Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed Collection, The Sound of Music: 45th Anniversary Edition and Tremors.

DVD and Blu-Ray Releases for November 2nd

Toy Story 3

Toy Story 3 – Woody (voice of Tom Hanks), Buzz Lightyear (voice of Tim Allen) and the rest of their toy box friends are dumped in a day-care center after their long time owner Andy grows up and departs for college. The gang must find a way to survive being tortured by young children and get back to Andy. A Pixar animated film directed by Lee Unkrich (Toy Story 2, Monsters Inc, Finding Nemo).

Centurion – A splinter group of Roman soldiers, led by Quintus Dias (Michael Fassbender) fight for their lives behind enemy lines after their legion is decimated in a devastating guerrilla attack and the General (Dominic West) is captured. Written and Directed by Neil Marshall (The Descent, Doomsday).

Also on DVD and Blu-Ray: The Goonies (25th Anniversary Collector’s Edition), Once Fallen, The Pacific mini-series, V: The Complete First Season and White Christmas (Anniversary Edition).

On DVD Only: Beverly Hills 90210: Complete Series, The Bing Crosby Collection, Cher: The Film Collection, Deadliest Catch: Season Six, Doctor Who: Revenge of the Cybermen, Doctor Who: Silver Nemesis, The Facts of Life: The Complete Fifth Season, Frank Sinatra: Concert Collection, The Fugitive: The Fourth and Final Season, Volume One, Hannah Montana Forever: Who Is Hannah Montana?, I Am, Let’s Spend the Night Together, Mad About You: The Complete Fifth Season, Nip/Tuck: The Complete Series, The Trial and Winnebago Man.

On Blu-Ray Only: Bridge on the River Kwai (Collector’s Edition), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Dinosaurs Alive! 3D, Fallen: The Complete Movie Event, Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk 3D, Highlander (Director’s Cut), Highlander 2, Space: 1999 – Season 1, Thomas Kinkade’s Christmas Cottage, Toy Story Trilogy, Wild Ocean 3D and The Wiz.

DVD and Blu-Ray Releases for October 26th

BTTF

Back to the Future 25th Anniversary Trilogy – No description needed. Classic. Check Phil’s Nerdlog posts through his topic on the Smorg.

Sex and the City 2 – the old broads are getting sick and tired of what their lives have become. Its all routine being married, having children, and not living the fabulous lives they once had. So they decide to go on a spontaneous trip to Morocco where Samantha’s ex is filming a movie. Starring Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis, and Cynthia Nixon.

Also on DVD and Blu-Ray: Elf (Ultimate Collector’s Edition), The Girl Who Played With Fire, House (The Criterion Collection), Maniac: 30th Anniversary Edition, Paths of Glory (The Criterion Collection), Star Wars: The Clone Wars – The Complete Season Two, Ultimate NFL and Winter’s Bone.

On DVD Only: A Mother’s Courage: Talking Back to Autism, Dark Star (Hyperdrive Edition), Lake Placid 3, Last Day of Summer, Nice Guy Johnny, Sex and the City: The Complete Collection, The Venture Brothers: Season Four, Vol. 1, Who is Harry Nilsson (And Why is Everybody Talkin’ About Him?), Wild Grass and You Don’t Know Jack.

On Blu-Ray Only: Alien Anthology.

DVD and Blu-Ray Releases for October 12th

Dragon

How to Train Your Dragon – a young Viking by the name of Hiccup Horrendous Haddock the Third (voice of Jay Baruchel) is sent to the Isle of Berk in the North Sea where he must go through initiation by slaying a dragon. Dreamworks animated film with other voices by Gerard Butler and Christopher Mintz-Plasse. Special Release Date – Friday 10/15.

Jonah Hex – a scarred bounty hunter (Josh Brolin) is given an offer he can’t refuse. In exchange for his freedom from the warrants on his head, he must take down a terrorist (John Malkovich) who is planning to unleash Hell on Earth. Also starring Megan Fox as a prostitute. Based on the DC comic book series.

Also on DVD & Blu-Ray: Leaves of Grass, I Am Love, Dollhouse Season 2, The Darjeeling Limited SE, The Hangover SE, Lost Boys: The Thirst, and Wolverine & The X-Men: Entire Series.
On DVD Only: Dexter’s Laboratory Season 1, CSI Miami Season 8, Ghost Whisperer: The Final Season, It’s A Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie, Lie to Me Season 2 and The Tudors: The Final Season.
On Blu-Ray Only: Red Dragon and Three Kings.

DVD and Blu-Ray Releases for October 5th

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A Nightmare On Elm Street – a remake of the 1984 Robert Englund horror classic. This time starring Jackie Earle Haley as Freddy Krueger, the sweater and fedora wearing, disfigured child kidnapper who is burned to death by parents of the victims. He comes back for revenge by haunting and killing the teens of the town in their dreams. From Michael Bay’s production company.

The Karate Kid – Dre Parker (Jaden Smith) moves from Detroit to China with his mother (Taraji P. Henson) as she takes on a new job. Parker is picked on in school by a bully who is trained in kung fu. The maintenance man (Jackie Chan) at his building takes him under his wing to train him in self defense. A loose remake of the 1984 flick of the same name.

SpliceAdrien Brody and Sarah Polley play scientists who experiment with mixing human DNA to make a new organism. The creature is a female human-chimera hybrid who transforms rapidly from an infant into a winged creature with deadly intentions.

Also on DVD and Blu-Ray: The Human Centipede, The Secret of Kells, Bones Season 5, Blue Mountain State Season 1 and Baseball: The Tenth Inning.
On DVD Only: Monk entire series, All in the Family Season 7, Cake Boss Season 2, Caprica Season 1, Holy Rollers, Ken Burns: Baseball, The Mary Tyler Moore Show Season 7, Medium Season 6, Oxford Murders and Space Chimps 2.
On Blu-Ray Only: Grindhouse, Beauty and the Beast, Robocop Trilogy, The Exorcist, Last of the Mohicans, Mad Max, The Mission, The Maltese Falcon, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, Troll 2, The Year Without a Santa Claus, The Blair Witch Project, Delgo, Hard Candy, High Tension, Open Water/Open Water 2 and Peanuts Holiday Collection.

DVD and Blu-Ray Releases for September 28th

Iron Man 2Greek

Iron Man 2Robert Downey Jr. returns as eccentric billionaire Tony Stark who is now revealed as Iron Man to the world. The government wants the “weapon” turned over but Stark believes he must continue to keep peace on his own terms. Ivan Danko (Mickey Rourke), a Russian who is obsessed with Stark, looks to take him out for good. Directed by Jon Favreau.

Get Him To The Greek – Aaron Green (Jonah Hill) works at a record company and brings up the idea of having a 10 year anniversary show at the Greek Theater for Aldous Snow (Russell Brand) and his band Infant Sorrow. Snow is off the wagon and living the full on rock star lifestyle so Green is having a hard time getting him to meet his deadlines. Written and Directed by Nicholas Stoller (Forgetting Sarah Marshall).

Also on this date: Babies, The Killer Inside Me, King Kong (1933), Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky, The Thin Red Line, Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence, The Private Eyes, Frozen, Good, Superman/Batman Apocalypse, Family Guy: Partial Terms of Endearment, South Park: A Little Box of Butters, The Cleveland Show Season 1, Scrubs Season 9, Scrubs entire series, CSI Season 10, Party Down Season 2, 25th Anniversary Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Concert, All Boys, Astonishing X-Men, Gifted, Dark House, Hunger, Legend of the Seeker Season 2, Magic & Bird: A Courtship of Rivals, Battle 360 Season 1, Nostradamus 2012 and Voltron: Fleet of Doom.

DVD and Blu-Ray Releases for September 21st

Robin Hood

Robin Hood – The story of an expert archer (Russell Crowe) who travels to the town of Nottingham toward the end of the 12th century, where the acts of the sheriff and the presence of a beautiful widow (Cate Blanchett) inspire him to assemble a gang of mercenaries bent on raiding the upper class as a way to correct the sheriff’s injustices. Directed by Ridley Scott (Gladiator).

Also on DVD and Blu-Ray: The Secret in Their Eyes, Stomp the Yard: Homecoming, The Experiment, Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue, Ondine, Bored to Death Season 1, Modern Family Season 1, Spartacus: Blood & Sand Season 1, Human Target Season 1 and Being Human Season 2.
On DVD Only: 30 Rock Season 4, Community Season 1, Two & Half Men Season 7, Desperate Housewives Season 6, How I Met Your Mother Season 5, Low & Order SVU Season 10, The Mentalist Season 2, Castle Season 2 and Saturday Night Live: Best of ‘09/’10.
On Blu-Ray Only: Charade and American Beauty.

DVD and Blu-Ray Releases for September 14th

Prince of PersiaLetters to JulietJust Wright

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time – in medieval Persia, a rogue prince (Jake Gyllenhaal) joins up with a mysterious princess (Gemma Arterton) in order to protect an ancient dagger that has the power to turn back time. In the wrong hands, the handler could rule the world. Based on the popular video game. Directed by Mike Newell (Harry Potter & The Goblet of Fire).

Letters To Juliet – A young woman (Amanda Seyfried) on vacation in Verona, Italy finds an unanswered “letter to Juliet”, one of thousands left at the fictional lover’s Verona courtyard. Inspired by the volunteers who respond to the notes, she goes on an adventure to unite the author of letter with her beloved.

Just Wright – A physical therapist (Queen Latifah) falls for the star basketball player (Common) she is helping recover from a career-threatening injury, though he’s drawn to her best friend (Paula Patton), who has her sights set on being an NBA trophy wife.

Also on DVD and Blu-Ray: Paper Man, Glee Season 1, It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia Season 5, The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Fringe Season 2, Boogie Woogie, America: The Story of Us and Janeane Garofolo: If You Will.
On DVD Only: My Son My Son What Have Ye Done, Grey’s Anatomy Season 6, The Good Wife Season 1, Bill Maher: But I’m Not Wrong, Designing Women Season 4, Rules of Engagement Season 3 and UFC 116: Lesnar vs. Carwin.
On Blu-Ray Only: Monster House, Breathless, The Lord of the Rings trilogy, Delicatessen, Seven, Jacob’s Ladder, Invasion of the Body Snatchers, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest and Return of the Living Dead.