No, the date isn’t a typo. December 27 may be a
Tuesday, but December 26 is one of the biggest (if not
the biggest) shopping days of the year.
Therefore, most studios recognize the benefit of
having products available on that day, so many
releases are due on Monday. The releases that
appealed to me are listed below.
First, the genre releases:
Water: Jennifer Connelly in a haunted apartment.
I didn’t manage
to catch this in theatres, but I’ll try to catch the
The Complete Series: This show had a small but
Final Declassification: This is from the History
Season One: I really enjoyed this series when it
The schedule somehow kept me from keeping up with the
but what I saw was good.
Story 2 (2
Disk Special Edition): My mind boggles that this
– Season Five – Definitive Edition: The original
to come to DVD. Unlike The Outer Limits, the
also the longest running series of The Twilight
Worlds: This looks like a gift set for the
Now, the non-genre releases:
love this director, but the movie never screened where
I live. I’ll
try to track down the DVD.
Presents – Band Camp: Because you don’t need the
original cast to
make money on a direct-to-video sequel.
The Complete Fourth Season: The well reviewed cop
coming to DVD.
On – The Complete First Season: Did you ever see
first broadcast of the Simpsons?
Finally, the pick of the week. Toy Story 2
was a fantastic
movie that you should definitely check out (assuming
already.) This is both fantasy and animated, but
people don’t think
of it in those terms, because it’s just such a bloody
good movie that
people who don’t think they like fantasy or animation
want to pretend
that the terms don’t apply here. Better than the