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Hot new DVD and Blu-Ray Releases this week (Nov 25, 2008)

November 24th, 2008 · No Comments

These movies and TV series come out on DVD and Blu-Ray disks the week of November 25, 2008:

Hancock
(2008) UR
Will Smith stars as Hancock, a down-and-out superhero forced to employ a PR expert, Ray Embrey (Jason Bateman), to help repair his image when the [...]

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Cars come out on Blu-Ray on Nov 6

November 6th, 2007 · No Comments

Pixar animated feature is coming out on Blu-Ray disk on November 6 – same date that Disney also chose to release Ratatouille on.

Lightning McQueen (Owen Wilson) is a hot-shot popular race car with a lot of trophies behind his belt and huge sponsorhip [...]

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Tags: Animation · Comedy · Film Categories

Flushed Away (2006)

September 11th, 2007 · No Comments

Flushed Away (2006)

“Flushed Away” did not make me laugh, just a forced smile here and there. It’s not entirely bad, but not exciting either. I watched this 3D animated feature on DVD, so I don’t know if children will like it.
Rody (Hugh Jackman) is [...]

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Tags: Animation · DVD · Movies · UK

Ratatouille (2007)

June 30th, 2007 · 2 Comments

Ratatouille (2007)

Great dish! Thanks, Pixar, for another great feature! What a joy to watch!
*** This review may contain spoilers ***
We saw it either on the opening night or the night after. Lines were big and the theater was packed. Of course, a lot [...]

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Tags: Animation · Comedy · Movies