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Latest USA DVD and Blu-Ray releases week commencing - 25th November 2008

Also see - release schedules 4th Nov, 11th Nov, 18th Nov

The top 3 DVD releases 25th November 2008

1. David Lynch - The Lime Green Set

(Put back from 18th Nov) Extraordinary box set includes: Eraserhead (remastered) + soundtrack; The Short Films Of David Lynch; The Elephant Man (+ exclusive extras disc); Wild At Heart (plus a disc deleted / extended scenes); Industrial Symphony no. 1 (exclusive); Blue Velvet (with new Lynch approved 5.1 sound mix) Dumbland (an exclusive mystery disc from Lynch archives) plus a 40 page collectors picture book. Wow.

2. Chungking Express

Wong Kar-Wai's highly influential 1994 kicked off a resurgence of interest in both Hong Kong and Asian cinema, that saw the region produce some of the most freshest movies being produced anywhere. This landmark piece is given a features packed Criterion release worthy of its reputation.

3. Bottle Rocket

Wes Anderson's debut feature is far less well know than his future features. But this tremendous film signposted the full array of his armory even this early on. This superb Criterion edition includes the original short he made of Bottle Rocket, plus a myriad of superb extra features.

The best of the rest of other DVD releases 25th November 2008

Spy Who Came in from the Cold

Part-Time Work of a Domestic Slave

A Perfect Day

Also released this week on DVD this week:Just Sex and Nothing Else, Life the Way It Is, Jolts of the Heart, Silence of The Sea and Half Broken Things.

The top 3 Blu-ray releases 25th November 2008

1. Becket

The hard drinking duo of Peter O'Toole and Richard Burton give some of their finest cinematic performances in this 1964 historical epic. Superbly shot, the remastering onto Blu-ray gives this film another lease of life.

2. Chungking Express

Wong Kar-Wai's highly influential 1994 kicked off a resurgence of interest in both Hong Kong and Asian cinema, that saw the region produce some of the most freshest movies being produced anywhere. This landmark piece is given a features packed Criterion release worthy of its reputation.

3. Walk the Line

Bio-pic of the excellent Johnny Cash story, that skillfully avoided all the cliched pitfalls of bio-pics of musical stars. Excellent Blu-ray release. This version is an extended cut of the movie and is bulging with a plethora of extra features.

The best of the rest Blu-Ray releases 25th November 2008

The Kingdom

Superman - Doomsday

Hancock

Also released this week on Blu-ray this week: Jarhead, Black Narcissus, and La Haine.
The top 3 TV releases (all formats) 25th November 2008 will be announced soon

1. Kath and Kim - Hornbag Collection

Australia are producing some fantastic comedy series, with this and Summer Heights High being two of the foremost examples. This series is just shouting "Look at me".

2. 24: Redemption

Feature length special to herald in the new season. The specially extended release includes scenes that were not Included included in the television broadcast plus a whole host of superb extra features.

3. Gomer Pyle U.S.M.C. - Complete Series, Seasons 1-5

The complete series on 25 discs of the classic show that was itself a spin-off from The Andy Griffith Show.

 

The best of the rest TV releases (all formats) 25th November 2008

The Mod Squad - The Second Season, Vol. 1

Mark of Cain

Beverly Hills 90210 - Seasons 1-6