Movies on DVD
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (Two-Disc Special Edition) (2010) is the latest in the Twilight franchise complete with more drama, vampire and werewolf love angst and more.
Special Features: Deleted and extended scenes, audio commentary with Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart, more audio commentary from Writer Stephenie Meyer and Producer Wyck Godfrey, photo gallery, a six-part Making of documentary, music videos, Edward Fast-Forward: easy maneuvering to Edward scenes, Jacob Fast-Forward: easy maneuvering to Jacob scenes.
Fantasia / Fantasia 2000 (Four-Disc Blu-ray/DVD Combo) allows fans to compare and contrast the two animated pics. Fantasia was a masterpiece in its time, while Fantasia 2000 was a dream project Roy Disney spearheaded meant follow the plan that his uncle, Walt Disney, imagined for Fantasia: that it would continually change with each new animation team.
Special Features: 2003 Academy-Award nominated short Destino, feature length documentary Dali & Disney: A Date With Destino explores the Disney and Dali relationship along with how this piece finally got done 50 years after its inception, The Schultheis Notebook: A Disney Treasure – the detailed Fantasia production notes illuminate the special effects wizardry, Disney virtual vault live feature, Musicana – Walt’s inspiration for a sequel, check out the new Disney Family Museum in San Francisco, California with Disney‘s daughter Diane Disney-Miller, an interactive art gallery, audio commentaries, Disney view.
The Sorcerer’s Apprentice (Two-Disc Blu-ray / DVD Combo) [Blu-ray] (2010) is live-action adaptation of the original Fantasia segment featuring Mickey Mouse. In this new pic, the sorcerer is Nicolas Cage and the apprentice is Jay Baruchel.
Special Features: Filming in New York City featurette, info on the car, the history behind sorcery, deleted scenes, outtakes, special effects segment.
Knight and Day (Three-Disc Blu-ray/DVD Combo+ Digital Copy) (2010) stars Tom Cruise as secret agent Roy Miller, who gets mixed up with average American girl, June Havens, played by Cameron Diaz. Naturally, it gets a bit crazy as the pair dodge assassins out to kill Miller.
Special Features: Wilder Knights and Crazier Days, Boston Days and Spanish Knights, Knight and Someday: featuring the Black Eyed Peas and Tom Cruise, viral videos of coccer and kick, Knight and Day: Story and Scope.
Vampires Suck (2010) was a surprise hit when it first debuted in theaters. The flick is a parody of all the various vampire-themed movies that have been popular in the last few years (i.e. Twiight)
Special Features: Two versions of the film – theatrical and unrated, deleted scenes, plus a gag reel.
Going the Distance (Blu-ray/DVD Combo + Digital Copy) (2010) stars Drew Barrymore and her real-life boyfriend Justin Long as a couple who are trying to sustain a long-distance relationship.
Special Features: How to have the perfect date, guide to long-distance dating, off the cuff with the cast of the movie, commentary from Director Nanette, Burstein, If You Run music video, behind the scenes of the soundtrack, plus additional scenes.
Diary of a Wimpy Kid (2010) is a live-action adaptation of the illustrated novel by Jeff Kenney about a wise-cracking sixth grader.
TV on DVD
Parks & Recreation: Season Two (2009) is an Amy Poehler comedy series surrounding a group of public officials in Indiana who are all working on their own projects in an attempt to make the city a better place.
The Lucy Show: Official Third Season was another incarnation of the slapstick-type of comedy Lucille Ball was so expert at. It was after I Love Lucy ended and audiences were eager to have the wacky redhead back in their living rooms each week. In this series, Ball played Lucy Carmichael, a widow who lives together with her recently divorced friend, Vivian Bagley (Vivian Vance). Instead of driving Ricky Ricardo bonkers, Lucy drives Mr. Mooney (Gale Gordon) nuts, the local banker she works for as a secretary.
Special Features: Season 3’s episodes along with each airdate:
1. Lucy and The Good Skate, 09/21/1964
2. Lucy and the Plumber, 09/28/1964
3. Lucy Tries Winter Sports, 10/05/1964
4. Lucy Gets Amnesia, 10/12/1964
5. Lucy and the Great Bank Robbery, 10/19/1964
6. Lucy, The Camp Cook, 10/25/1964
7. Lucy, The Meter Maid, 11/02/1964
8. Lucy Makes A Pinch, 11/09/1964
9. Lucy Becomes A Father, 11/16/1964
10. Lucy’s Contact Lenses, 11/23/1964
11. Lucy Gets Her Maid, 11/30/1964
12. Lucy Gets The Bird, 12/07/1964
13. Lucy, the Coin Collector, 12/14/1964
14. Lucy and The Missing Stamp, 12/ 21/1964
15. Lucy Meets Danny Kaye, 12/ 28/1964
16. Lucy and the Ceramic Cat, 01/11/1965
17. Lucy Goes To Vegas, 01/18/1965
18. Lucy and the Monsters, 01/25/1965
19. Lucy and the Countess, 02/01/1965
20. My Fair Lucy, 02/8/1965
21. Lucy and The Countess Lose Weight, 02/15/1965
22. Lucy and The Old Mansion, 03/01/1965
23. Lucy and Arthur Godfrey, 03/08/1965
24. Lucy and the Beauty Doctor, 03/22/1965
25. Lucy the Stockholder, 03/29/1965
26. Lucy the Disc Jockey, 04/12/1965
Space: 1999: The Complete Season One [Blu-ray] (1975) was a sci-fi series that takes place on Moonbase Alpha, where the crew must try to survive after an explosion tosses the moon from its orbit and sends it deep into space.
Special Features: 5.1 surround sound audio, along with the original mono for each episode, audio commentaries, music-only tracks, behind-the-scenes featurettes, episodic image galleries, trailers, textless titles, Barry Gray’s theme music demo, alternate opening and closing titles, Martin Landau and Barbara Bain U.S. premiere intro and close, SFX plates and deleted SFX scenes with music track.