If you’re a fan of the Dini/Timm superhero cartoons,
you’ll like this week. Otherwise, there’s not that
much out there.
First, the genre releases:
– The Complete First Season: I loved the few
episodes I saw. I’ll
be picking this up.
The Complete Third Season: This was the year the
show switched to
the colour format, which is why you don’t have two
buying options this
Little: The Disney CGI film.
Sounds like an interesting horror concept.
the Princess of Troy / Atlas in the Land of the
Cyclops / Giants of
Rome: This is a collection of mythology
adaptations from the 1960s.
Dead 2: Dead Aim: This seems to be a
– Season One: This is a great series. The
Unlimited version is
better, but this is great. Season two has already
been announced for
a June 20th release, along with loads of other
Crypt – The Complete Third Season: Man, if this
only had a better
Commandments Anniversary Collection: Includes the
1923 and 1956
Now, the non-genre releases:
– Season Five: Introducing the world to Johnny
Street: This is a release with new packaging for
Wilder DVD Collection: The man was rarely
innovative, but he was
exceptional at combining established elements in very
This set includes Stalag 17, Sunset
Crowes: Freak N Roll into the Fog: I own
relatively few music DVDs
(just 5 of the disks in my
but this one is very tempting.
Berkeley Collection: This set includes
Gold Diggers of 1933, Dames,
Gold Diggers of
1935, and 42nd Street.
This was the film that Philip Seymour Hoffman won the
Oscar for, and which Catherine Keener was nominated
This is an indie horror about a band.
Last year’s suspense thriller.
Inspired by a True Story: Some injured horses
don’t get shot.
Illuminated: I hadn’t heard of this, but it stars
Elijah Wood and
was directed by Liev Schriber.
– The Complete First Season: A superhero nun.
Complete Series: More Sally Field.
Screen Legends Giftset: This is a Paramount
release that includes
A Place In The Sun, Roman Holiday
and To Catch a
Complete First Season: Another well reviewed show
I haven’t seen.
Mix: Starring rap star Usher.
Season One: The recent war series comes to
Season Three: I’m not sure if this season is one
Joss Whedon wrote
Temple Collection, Vol. 3: More Shirley Temple.
The Complete Seventh Season: I still don’t get the
appeal of this
Finally, the pick of the week. I’ve got to go with
– Complete First Season. I’m a sucker for
superheroes, and these
are among the best to ever grace any size screen.