DVD New Releases: March 13, 2012
The Adventures of Tintin (2011) Dir.; Steven Spielberg; Voices of Jamie Bell, Andy Serkis, Daniel Craig, Nick Frost, Simon Pegg, Toby Jones. Formats: Three-disc Blu-ray 3D/Blu-ray/DVD combo pack; two-disc Blu-ray/DVD combo pack, DVD, VOD, Digital Download, UltraViolet (cloud). Extras: "The Journey of Tintin and Snowy: From Beginning to End." Blu-ray adds "Toasting Tintin: Part 1," "The World of Tintin," "The Who's Who of Tintin," "Tintin: Conceptual Design," "Tintin: In the Volume," "Snowy: From Beginning to End," "Animating Tintin", "Tintin: The Score," "Collecting Tintin," "Toasting Tintin: Part 2." (Paramount).
Breakout Kings Season 1 (2011) Four-disc set with 13 episodes, $39.98. Formats: DVD. Extras: Deleted and extended scenes, "Good Cons, Bad Cons," "Bullpin Sessions," "T:Bag Dealt a Bad Hand." (Fox).
Doctor Who: Ep. 89 - The Face Of Evil (1977) Starring Tom Baker. Four-episode adventure, $24.98. (Warner).
Ghost Hunters International Season 2: Part 1 (2011) Three-disc set with 13 episodes, $24.98. Formats: DVD. Extras: Deleted scenes. (Image Entertainment).
Happy Feet Two (2011) Voices of Carlos Alazraqui, Lombardo Boyar, Jeffrey Garcia, Johnny A. Sanchez, Sofía Vergara, Robin Williams, Elijah Wood, Pink, Ava Acres, Benjamin Flores Jr, Common, Magda Szubanski, Hugo Weaving, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon. Formats: DVD, Blu-ray/DVD Combo, 3D Blu-ray/DVD Combo, UltraViolet (cloud). (Warner).
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - Season Three (1996-97) Five-disc set with 22 episodes. (Universal).
The Killing: The Complete First Season (2011) Four-disc set with 13 episodes, $49.98. Formats: DVD, Blu-ray Disc. Extras: Commentary on the pilot with showrunner Veena Sud, "An Autopsy of The Killing," deleted scenes, gag reel, "Orpheus Descending" extended season finale, commentary on "Orpheus Descending." (Fox).
Melancholia (2011) Dir.: Lars von Trier; Kirsten Dunst, Alexander Skarsgard, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Kiefer Sutherland, Charlotte Rampling, John Hurt, Stellan Skarsgard, Brady Corbet, Udo Kier. Formats: DVD, Blu-ray Disc. Extras: Cast interviews, behind the scenes featurette, making-of featurette. (Magnolia Home Entertainment).
My Week With Marilyn (2011) Michelle Williams, Eddie Redmayne, Julia Ormond, Kenneth Branagh, Pip Torrens, Emma Watson. Formats: DVD, Blu-ray/DVD Combo. Extras: Commentary with director Simon Curtis, "The Untold Story of an American Icon" featurette. (The Weinstein Co./Anchor Bay).
Scooby-Doo! Music of the Vampire (2012) Animated movie. The Scooby-Doo gang travels to the super spooky parts of the Deep South for the Vampire-Palooza Festival. The event kicks off with good fun and lots of tasty Southern snacks, but it's not long before the festivities are interrupted by a real vampire who threatens the townsfolk and tries to take Daphne for his vampire bride. Formats: DVD, Blu-ray/DVD Combo, VOD, UltraViolet (cloud). (Warner).
Stuck Between Stations (2011) Sam Rosen, Zoe Lister Jones, Josh Hartnett, Michael Imperioli. Former high school classmates reunite by chance during a chaotic party-filled evening. Formats: DVD, VOD, Digital. (Lionsgate).
TCM Greatest Classic Films Legends: Doris Day Calamity Jane, Please Don't Eat the Daisies, Love Me or Leave Me, Romance on the High Seas. $27.92 (Warner).
TCM Greatest Classic Films Legends: Katharine Hepburn The Philadelphia Story, Little Women, Stage Door, Morning Glory. $27.92 (Warner).
TCM Greatest Classic Films Gangsters: Edward G. Robinson Bullets or Ballots, Kid Galahad, Larceny, Inc., The Little Giant. $27.92 (Warner).
The Three Musketeers (2011) Dir.: Paul W.S. Anderson; Logan Lerman, Luke Evans, Ray Stevenson, Matthew Macfadyen, Christoph Waltz, Orlando Bloom, Mads Mikkelsen, Milla Jovovich, Juno Temple, James Corden, Til Schweiger, Gabriella Wilde. Formats: DVD, Blu-ray Disc, 3-D Blu-ray. Extras: Deleted and extended scenes, cast and crew stories, "17th Century Action," commentary Anderson, more. (Summit).
Wallace & Gromit's World of Invention (2010) Contains the complete six-part BBC1 TV series featuring Wallace as host introducing viewers to a number of amazing, real-world contraptions.< B>Formats: DVD, Blu-ray Disc. Extras: "Your World of Invention," which details how to build six of your own cracking contraptions. $14.99. (Lionsgate).
Xena: Warrior Princess - Season Three (1997-98) Five-disc set with 22 episodes. (Universal).
Young Adult (2011) Charlize Theron, Patton Oswalt, Patrick Wilson, Elizabeth Reaser, Collette Wolfe, Jill Eikenberry, Richard Bekins, Mary Beth Hurt. Formats: DVD, Blu-ray Disc, Blu-ray/DVD Combo, UltraViolet (cloud); VOD and Digital available March 9. Extras: Commentary by director Jason Reitman, director of photography Eric Steelberg and first assistant director/associate producer Jason A. Blumenfeld; "The Awful Truth: Deconstructing a Scene"; deleted scenes. Blu-ray adds "Misery Loves Company: The Making of Young Adult," Q&A featuring Janet Maslin & Jason Reitman at the Jacob Burns Film Center. (Paramount).
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