Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis and Paul Dano lead the FOXLight DVD Releases: Week of 10-29-2012

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An Election Day spoof arrives just in time in this week’s FOXLight DVD Release roundup.  North Carolina congressman Will Ferrell gets unlikely competition from wispy Tourism Center head Zach Galifianakis, and together they enter the center ring of a political circus in The Campaign

A Seattle supermarket clerk claims to have secured the ability to time travel, and, seeking a ride-along companion, he places a classified ad that draws the interest of three magazine reporters in Safety Not Guaranteed – starring Aubrey Plaza, Mark Duplass, and Jake M. Johnson

Paul Dano is a struggling novelist who creates a female character that invigorates his passion – and then she suddenly and remarkably materializes in the flesh (Zoe Kazan) – in Ruby Sparks.

Some holiday-themed movies to keep your spirits bright…

A widow arranges a house-swap to be closer to her daughter at Christmas, and finds love with her landlord’s brother, in Trading Christmas – starring Tom Cavanaugh and Faith Ford

Sean Astin, JoBeth Williams and the late Ernest Borgnine star in Love’s Christmas Journey

And Ralphie is five years older and has a new Christmas gift fascination – a car – in A Chrismas Story 2.

New on Blu-ray

Suspense classic Rosemary’s Baby joins the Criterion Collection

Alfred Hitchcock: The Masterpiece Collection contains hi-def renderings of Saboteur (1942), Shadow of a Doubt (1943), Rope (1948), Rear Window (1954), The Trouble With Harry (1955), The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956), Vertigo (1958), North by Northwest (1959), Psycho (1960), The Birds (1963), Marnie (1964), Torn Curtain (1966), Topaz (1969), Frenzy (1972), and Family Plot (1976) – plus a bonus disc with over 50 hours of bonus features…

And two post-series feature films of House of Dark Shadows and Night of Dark Shadows.

Commercial-free TV on DVD

Adult Swim rockers Metalocalypse: Season IV: Church of the Black Klok

BBC hit Copper: Season One…

The A&E miniseries Coma

TV Classics:  Streets of San Francisco: Season Five, Volumes 1 & 2…My Favorite Martian: Season Three…The Best of the Dean Martin Variety Show: Dean’s Ultimate Collection

And my personal favorite sitcom of all-time:  All in the Family: The Complete Series – featuring all 9 seasons, and a bonus DVD with un-aired pilots, documentaries and more!

In New York…Rob Maurer, FOX News Talk.

 




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