Weekly Digital Disk Picks for July 6th, 2010

Much better week this week, with plenty of good stuff for almost everyone. Oh, and I’d like to take a moment to wish our American readers a happy 4th of July.

Title DVD Release(s) Blu-Ray Release(s)
Jet Li 8 Film Set DVD
Blaine: I can’t find a list of which 8 films these are.
Eyesheld 21: Collection 2 DVD
Alex: As a reminder, this is a shonen (boys) sports anime about Football. That’s American Football.
Ghost Slayers Ayashi: Anime Legends DVD
Gurren Lagann TV Complete DVD
Alex: This has been reviewed previously by me
Hayate The Combat Butler: Part 6 DVD
Ikkitousen Dragon Destiny Vol. 3 DVD Blu-Ray
Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya: Anime Legends DVD
Alex: Previously reviewed by me here.
Mobile Suit Gundam 00 Season 2: Part 2 Without Kitsch or With Kitch
Mobile Suit Gundam Zeta: The Complete Film Series DVD
Contains the complete trilogy, “Heirs to the Stars”, “Lovers” and “Love is the Pulse of the Stars”
Mobile Suit Gundam Zeta I: Heirs to the Stars DVD
Mobile Suit Gundam Zeta II: Lovers DVD
Mobile Suit Gundam Zeta III: Love Is The Pulse Of The Stars DVD
Mushishi: Complete Collection DVD
One Piece: Season 3 – First Voyage DVD
Art House
Classics (Cult)
Classics (Traditional)
Columbia Pictures Film Noir Classics, Vol. 2 DVD
Blaine: Includes “Human Desire,” “The Brothers Rico,” “Nightfall,” “City of Fear,” and “Pushover.”
Lost Keaton: Sixteen Comedy Shorts 1934-1937 DVD
Blaine: I had a hard time deciding whether this should be in “Classics” or “Comedy” coming from Buster Keaton. The same goes for Steamboat Bill, Jr. coming up.
Steamboat Bill, Jr. DVD Blu-Ray
Blaine: Buster Keaton’s classic
Jimmy Hollywood Blu-Ray
Ladybugs DVD
Rhoda Season Three
Brooklyn’s Finest DVD Blu-Ray
Dragnet (1968) Season Two
ER Season 13
Legal Eagles DVD
Blaine: I have fond memories of this one.
Life on Mars (UK) Complete Series
A Single Man DVD Blu-Ray
Jason and the Argonauts Blu-Ray
Bitten DVD
Project Runway Season 7
Love and Other Disasters Blu-Ray
Science Fiction
10 Movie Sci-Fi Pack Blu-Ray
Blaine: This should perhaps be called a SyFy pack. It includes “2012: Doomsday,” “Countdown: Armageddon,” “Mega Shark vs. Giant Octopus,” “30,000 Leagues Under the Sea,” “Dragonquest,” “Merlin and the War of the Dragons,” “War of the Worlds 2: The Next Wave,” “The Day The Earth Stopped,” “Haunting of Winchester House” and “I Am Omega.”
Gamera vs. Barugon DVD
This is not the Sandy Frank version – this version has a remastered Japanese audio track with subtitles, along with audio commentary.
Battlestar Galactica Seasons 4.0 and 4.5
Doctor Who Stories 15 and 16: The Space Museum and The Chase, Story 64: The Time Monster, Story 96: The Underworld, and Story 108: The Horns of Nimon
The Game The Final Season
Blaine: Also known as season three.
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo DVD Blu-Ray
Have Gun Will Travel Season Four, Vol. 2

Finally, the picks of the week. Blaine says, “it’s hard to go wrong with Buster Keaton: check out Steamboat Bill, Jr.” Alex says, “It’s also a great week for anime, and I’m going to reccomend getting The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya in preparation for Bandai Entertainment’s release of the second season later in the year.”