The latest round of DVD picks is also the last before
Christmas. It also has one of the most predictable
picks of the week in the history of this column.

First, the genre releases:

Now, the non-genre releases:

Finally, the pick of the week. Serenity may
not have been
quite as good as the series, but that’s a high
standard to meet. A
sequel would be able to assume that the audience is
familiar with the
characters, and could dive right into the story, so I
recommend that we maintain the kind of DVD sales that
could make a
sequel happen. No, it didn’t make back it’s budget in
theaters, but I
don’t think Universal expected it to, since it’s
budget was about the
same as the record holder for a September theatrical