FOXLight – DVD Releases: Week of 9-10-2012

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Kristen Stewart wrecks two relationships in this week’s FOXLight DVD release roundup.  A behind-the-scenes hookup with director Rupert Sanders destroyed his marriage and her relationship with Rob Pattinson, and totally overshadowed this dark and modern take on a classic fairy tale, Snow White and the Huntsman, also starring Charlize Theron and Chris Hemsworth

Cameron Diaz, Jennifer Lopez, Elizabeth Banks and Brooklyn Decker get knocked up in What To Expect When You’re Expecting, as their men, including Matthew Morrison and Dennis Quaid join a “dudes” group led by Chris Rock where the daddies tell it like it really is…

Andy Garcia, Ruben Blades and Eva Longoria star in the under-told story of the 1920’s Mexican civil war, For Greater Glory

Rachel Hendrix stars as a college actress who, after collapsing onstage, discovers she was adopted and the victim of a botched abortion in October Baby – also starring John Schneider and Jasmine Guy

Greta Gerwig is dumped shortly before her wedding and embarks on a journey to discover where exactly she fits in the world in Lola Versus.

In the Music on DVD section…

The Grateful Dead’s classic New Years Eve 1978 shows are documented in the double-disc The Closing of Winterland

Guitar slingers Steve Miller, Keith Richards and Slash lead the luminaries saluting the father of the electric guitar Les Paul in the documentary Thank You Les

Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr and Jeff Beck discuss their in studio experiences with legendary producer Sir George Martin in Produced by George Martin, which also covers his life outside the studio.

New on Blu-ray

The 1980 disaster film parody Airplane!

1993’s Tom Cruise law drama The Firm

2001’s The Score, featuring the first and last time Robert De Niro and Marlon Brando appeared on-screen together…

And the same year’s flesh eating horror spectacle Jeepers Creepers.

Commercial-free TV on DVD

Current sitcoms: The Big Bang Theory: The Complete Fifth Season30 Rock:  Season 6…and Up All Night: Season One

Dramas: Blue Bloods: The Second SeasonCastle: The Complete Fourth SeasonThe Vampire Diaries: The Complete Third SeasonPrivate Practice: The Complete Fifth SeasonSpartacus: Vengeance – The Complete Second Season…and Terra Nova: The Complete Series

Classic cop drama Kojak: Season Five

And UK faves: Absolutely Fabulous: 20th Anniversary Specials…and Doctor Who: Planet of Giants and Vengeance on Varos.

Check out the FREE FOXLight Podcast, available here and updated weekly with the latest and greatest releases from the worlds of music and DVD.

In New York…I’m Rob Maurer, FOX News Talk.




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