At some point, we’ll be able to stop telling you that it’s a slow week.

All Cheerleaders Die
Amazon
  • Blu-Ray: US, CAN
Anaconda
Amazon
  • Blu-Ray: US, CAN
Appleseed Alpha
Amazon
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  • DVD: US, CAN
Rightstuf
  • Blu-Ray: US
  • DVD: US
Comments CGI Anime based on the manga by Masamune Shirow.
The Devil is a Part Timer – The Complete Series
Amazon
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  • Blu-Ray/DVD Limited Edition: US, CAN
Rightstuf
  • Blu-Ray/DVD: US
  • Blu-Ray/DVD Limited Edition: US
Comments In this anime series, a civil war in Hell leads to Lucifer having to flee to the mortal realm. While he prepares to re-take his kingdom, he’s forced to take a part-time job at Not-McDonalds. The limited edition comes with an art-box.
Donnie Brasco
Amazon
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Ginger Snaps (Collector’s Edition)
Amazon
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Comments One of Canada’s highest grossing films of all time, along with Porky’s, The Red Green Movie, The Trailer Park Boys Movie and Resident Evil IV. Man, does my country need a better film industry.
Heaven is for Real
Amazon
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  • DVD/Digital: US, CAN
Hetalia: The Beautiful World (Season 5)
Amazon
  • DVD: US, CAN
  • DVD – Limited Edition: US, CAN
Rightstuf
  • DVD: US
  • DVD – Limited Edition: US
Comments The limited edition of this anime comes with a bandanna.
The Hobbit
Amazon
  • DVD: US, CAN
Comments Note that this is the Rankin/Bass version, not the recent Peter Jackson version.
The Last Action Hero
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Comments Blaine: The premise of the film is a huge pill to swallow, but the parody elements actually work. It was also the first movie ever released with digital surround sound. (Jurassic Park was the first with DTS, but this came out with SDDS prior to that.)
Legend of Billie Jean – Fair is Fair Edition
Amazon
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  • DVD: US, CAN
Lord of the Rings / Hobbit / Return of the King
Amazon
  • DVD: US, CAN
Comments Lord of the Rings is the Bakshi version, and the others are by Rankin/Bass.
My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU – Complete Collection
Amazon
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Rightstuf
  • DVD: US
Comments Anime parody of romantic comedies.
Other Love
Amazon
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  • DVD: US, CAN
The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes
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Return of the King
Amazon
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Comments Rankin/Bass
Sabotage
Amazon
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  • DVD: US, CAN
The Severing Crime Edge – Complete Collection
Amazon
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  • DVD: US, CAN
Rightstuf
  • Blu-Ray: US
  • DVD: US
Comments Alex: An odd anime series about a guy who likes to cut hair, who must protect a girl whose hair can only be cut by his magic scissors from people who want to kill her so the potential assassins can gain cosmic power.
Transcendence
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  • DVD: US, CAN

Finally, the picks of the week. Alex says, “I’d recommend getting the Rankin/Bass version of The Hobbit this week, if you get anything at all.” Blaine says, “I’ve only seen two of these titles, and can’t strongly recommend either.”