Christian Bale, Anne Hathaway and Meryl Streep star in the FOXLight DVD Releases: Week of 12-3-2012

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Batman finds the Bane of his existence in this week’s FOXLight DVD release roundup.  Christian Bale completes director Christopher Nolan’s trilogy with Anne Hathaway as a sleek and sexy Catwoman and Tom Hardy as the most formidable villain Bane in The Dark Knight Rises. Also available as part of a Dark Knight Trilogy box set…

Meryl Streep and Tommy Lee Jones are the typical old, staid married couple, until Streep pegs couples specialist Steve Carell to help get them out of their rut in Hope Springs

Jennifer Garner and Joel Edgerton are a young, happily married couple itching to start a family, when a strange-yet-special child literally shows up on their doorstep in The Odd Life of Timothy Green

Jennifer Garner also stars alongside Ty Burrell, Olivia Wilde, Hugh Jackman and others in a Best in Show-style comedy set in the cutthroat world of butter carving – Butter

Gamer fans of the hugely successful Halo franchise should seek out the straight-to-DVD companion film Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn, which tells the origin story of space cadet Thomas Lasky and his rise to hero status, giving insight into Halo 4 and Halo Infinity.

New on Blu-ray

Disney Pixar hits Finding Nemo and Up each return in Blu-ray 3D as part of separate 5-disc combo packs…

Director Terry Gilliam’s surreal masterpiece Brazil joins the Criterion Collection

Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hanks in the Spielberg-directed Catch Me If You Can

And the Francis Ford Coppola: 5 Film Collection includes hi-def transfers of Apocalypse Now, Apocalypse Now Redux, One From The Heart, Tetro and The Conversation.

Commercial-free TV on DVD

Star Trek: The Next Generation – Season Two arrives in Blu-ray

The Simpsons: The Fifteenth Season…

Danny McBride’s Eastbound & Down: The Complete Third Season…

Titanic: Blood and Steel – The Complete Series…

Mystery Science Theater 3000: XXV

New takes on Kids Klassics:  My Little Pony – Friendship Is Magic: Season One…Power Rangers – Super Samurai: The Complete Season…and Ninja Turtles – The Next Mutation: Volume 2

And TV classics: The Donna Reed Show: Season 5…Mannix: The Final Season…and Cagney & Lacey: The Complete Series.

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In New York…Rob Maurer, FOX News Talk.