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Bedtime Stories DVD (2008) Available as a three-disc set (with the Blu-ray version, standard DVD version and digital copy), which streeted Sunday, April 5; A special edition DVD and a single disc street Tuesday, April 7. Extras: "Until Gravity Do Us Part" special effects behind-the-scenes featurette, "It's Bugsy" look at the films big-eyed guinea pig, "To All the Little People," bloopers, deleted scenes. (Disney).

Ben 10 Alien Force Volume 3 (2008) Single disc with four episodes of the Cartoon Network series, $14.98. (Warner).

The Caller (2009) Frank Langella, Elliott Gould, Laura Harring. Thriller about a senior vp at an international energy firm who blows the whistle on his company's deadly and corrupt practices in Latin America. Knowing he will be assassinated for his betrayal, he places an anonymous call securing the services of private detective to trail him from a distance. (Virgil Films & Entertainment, formerly Arts Alliance America).

The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008) Keanu Reeves, Jennifer Connelly, Kathy Bates, Jaden Smith, John Cleese. Available as a two-disc DVD, a three-disc DVD Special Edition and a three-disc Blu-ray Disc. All three editions are packed with a copy of the 1951 classic. Extras: Deleted scenes, "Re-Imagining The Day" featurette, "Unleashing Gort" featurette, "Watching the Skies: In Search Of Extraterrestrial Life" featurette, "The Day the Earth Was 'Green'" featurette, commentary by writer David Scarpa, still galleries, concept art, storyboards, production photos, digital copy for portable media players. (Fox).

Doubt (2008) Extras: "From Stage to Screen" featurette, "Scoring Doubt" with renowned composer Howard Shore, "The Sisters of Charity" dialogue with Meryl Streep and John Patrick Shanley about the interviews that Shanley did with real nuns to discuss their lives and make sure they would be accurately portrayed in the film, commentary by John Patrick Shanley, "The Cast of Doubt": A conversation with Meryl Streep, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams and Viola Davis. Also available on Blu-ray Disc. (Miramax).

Down and Dirty With Jim Norton (2009) Jim Norton emcees a lineup of the comedy circuit's most outspoken and dirtiest stand-ups: Artie Lange, Bill Burr, Patrice O'Neal and Andrew Dice Clay, along with some of the edgiest up-and-coming comics around; $19.97. (HBO Home Entertainment).

The Goldwyn Follies (1938) Adolphe Menjou, The Ritz Brothers, Vera Zorina. Musical comedy about a movie producer chooses a simple girl to critically evaluate his movies from the point of view of the ordinary person.(MGM)

The It Crowd: The Complete First Season (2006) Six episodes of the IFC comedy series, $24.98. Also available on Blu-ray Disc. (MPI Home Video).

It's a Pleasure! (1945) Sonja Henie, Michael O'Shea, Marie McDonald. Ice skating extravaganza. (MGM)

Max Fleischer's Superman (1941-42) The Superman animated cartoons, commonly known as the "Fleischer Superman Cartoons," were a series of 17 animated Technicolor short films, based upon the comic book character. These groundbreaking theatrical shorts are the very first animated DC Comics Superman cartoons. Each cartoon brims with action and special effects, beautifully drawn and colored, braced with fabulous background paintings and brought to life with realistic movement. These animated shorts are seen as some of the finest, and certainly the most lavishly budgeted, cartoons produced during the Golden Age of animation. Two-disc set with 17 cartoons. First authorized collection from the original masters. $26.99. Extras: "The Man, The Myth Superman" featurette, "First Flight: The Fleischer Superman Series" documentary. (Warner).

The Mysterious Cities of Gold Six-disc set with all 39 episodes of the highly anticipated cult-classic children's series, available for the first time in the U.S. Originally aired in Japan in 1982 and ran in the U.S. in the 1980's on Nickelodeon and NBC; $49.95. A special Deluxe Edition will be available for collectors, which will include a 32-page booklet, a 12-page historical facts booklet, six exclusive postcards and a double-sided fold out poster; $79.95.(Virgil Films And Entertainment, formerly Arts Alliance America).

Not Easily Broken (2008) Dir. Bill Duke; Morris Chestnut, Taraji P. Henson, Maeve Quinlan, Cannon Jay, Kevin Hart, Jenifer Lewis. Family melodrama: After a car accident, a couple must come to grips with physical temptations, financial pressures and emotional challenges that threaten their love for each other. Extras: "Making Not Easily Broken" featurette, deleted scenes. (Sony).

The Paper Chase: Season One (1978-79) Six-disc set with 22 episodes, $49.99. (Shout! Factory).

Scooby-Doo! and the Samurai Sword (2009) The latest animated adventure has the Mystery Inc. crew traveling the globe on a transcontinental treasure hunt, circling Asia and the Pacific to solve a series of ancient riddles; $19.98. (Warner).

Snoopy's Reunion Special Edition (1991) Remastered Deluxe Edition. Includes a bonus episode, "It's Flashbeagle, Charlie Brown." Extras: "Together Again: The Peanuts Voice-Cast Reunion" featurette. $19.98. (Warner).

A Song Is Born (1948) Dir.: Howard Hawks; Danny Kaye, Virginia Mayo, Benny Goodman, Tommy Dorsey, Louis Armstrong, Lionel Hampton. Musical remake of Hawks' 1941 "Ball of Fire." (MGM).

The Tale of Despereaux (2008) Voices of Matthew Broderick, Dustin Hoffman, Emma Watson, Tracey Ullman, Kevin Kline, William H. Macy, Stanley Tucci, Ciaran Hinds, Robbie Coltrane, Tony Hale, Frances Conroy, Frank Langella, Richard Jenkins, Christopher Lloyd, Sigourney Weaver. Extras: "The Tale of the Tale of Despereaux: A (Mostly) Non-Fictional Making-Of" featurette, "Top Ten Uses for Oversized Ears," "Interactive Map of the Kingdom of Dor," "Despereaux's Quest Game," "Build-a-Boldo" game. Also available on Blu-ray Disc with more extras. (Universal).

TCM Spotlight: Doris Day Collection Five-disc set with five new-to-DVD films from Doris Day's golden years at Warner Bros.: "April in Paris" (1952), "It's a Great Feeling" (1949), "Starlift" (1951), "Tea for Two" (1950) and "The Tunnel of Love" (1958); $49.92. Extras: Classic shorts and cartoons. (Warner).

Vinyan (2008) Emmanuelle Beart, Rufus Sewell. Six months after losing her only child in the Southeast Asia tsunami, Jeanne is convinced she sees him in a film about orphans living in the jungles of Burma. While her husband is worried that she's losing her mind, he still agrees to take her to search for their son together. Introduced to a dangerous gang of human traffickers, they find themselves alone and stranded in the middle of a treacherous jungle, set upon by a band of feral children. Extras: Making-of featurette. (Sony).

Yes Man (2008) Jim Carrey, Zooey Deschanel, Terence Stamp, Danny Masterson. Extras: Featurettes, digital copy. Also available on Blu-ray Disc. (Warner).

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