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Hot New DVD and Blu-Ray Releases This Week (Dec 8, 2008)

December 7th, 2008 by Maxim · No Comments · 6,775 Views


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These movies and TV series come out on DVD and Blu-Ray the week of December 8, 2008:

The Dark Knight (2008)

The Dark Knight

(2008) PG-13 (152min)
Batman (Christian Bale) teams with Lt. James Gordon (Gary Oldman) and District Attorney Harvey Dent (Aaron Eckhart) to continue dismantling Gotham City’s criminal organizations in this sequel to Batman Begins. But a psychotic new villain known as the Joker (Heath Ledger) threatens to undo all their good work. The star-studded cast includes Maggie Gyllenhaal, Morgan Freeman, Anthony Michael Hall, Michael Caine and Eric Roberts. [Maxim's Review] | DVD (Two-Disc Special Edition + Digital Copy, Single-Disc Full Screen Edition) | Blu-Ray | Blu-Ray + Digital Copy

Horton Hears The Who!

Horton Hears The Who!

(2008) G
After an elephant named Horton hears a cry for help from a speck of dust, he’s determined to protect the residents of the tiny town of Whoville — despite ridicule from his neighbors — in this adaptation of Dr. Seuss’s beloved children’s story. Jim Carrey provides the voice of Horton, and other stars lending their vocal talent include Steve Carell as the mayor of Whoville, along with Carol Burnett, Seth Rogen, Will Arnett and Amy Poehler. [Maxim's Review] | Blu-Ray | DVD

Sin CitySin City

(2005) R
Murder, corruption and cover-ups are all part of Sin City’s daily routine in this dark film that weaves three tales from Frank Miller’s graphic novels. Marv (Mickey Rourke) is a psychotic outcast who seeks vengeance for Goldie’s (Jaime King) murder; Dwight (Clive Owen) kills a cop and must cover it up; and nearly retired cop Hartigan (Bruce Willis) is accused of a crime he didn’t commit. Benicio Del Toro, Jessica Alba and Rosario Dawson co-star. DVD | Blu-Ray

Lost - The Complete 4th Season

Lost – The Complete 4th Season

(2007) TV-14
The diverse band of castaways continues to fight for survival on an island full of adventure and mystery in this critically acclaimed television series. As more information about the characters’ lives is revealed, the dangers on the island relentlessly challenge them. The ensemble cast of this Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning series includes Michael Emerson, Matthew Fox, Evangeline Lilly, Dominic Monaghan, Daniel Dae Kim and Terry O’Quinn. DVD | Blu-Ray

A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift Of AllA Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift of All

(2008) NR
Ring in the season with some holiday truthiness! Stephen Colbert, star of Comedy Central’s satirical gem “The Colbert Report” celebrates the glory — and unyielding commercialism — of Christmas with this star-studded holiday special. Elvis Costello, John Legend, Feist, Willie Nelson, Toby Keith and Jon Stewart join America’s favorite delusional pundit for an evening of yuletide fun and cheer that’s sure to tickle your funny bone. DVD

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