Computer animation plus big-named voice talent equals a monster hit in this week's FOXLight DVD release roundup.
Monsters vs. Aliens features a woman voiced by Reese Witherspoon getting hit with gunk from outer space and growing almost 50 feet tall. Captured and labeled a monster, she discovers other outerworldly beings with the voices of Seth Rogen, Hugh Laurie, and Keifer Sutherland.
John Krasinski and Maya Rudolph are about to have a baby and decide to travel the United States to find the perfect place to raise their family in Away We Go, a quirky comedy from American Beauty director Sam Mendes.
And the 70th Anniversary of The Wizard of Oz is celebrated in your choice of a 2 DVD set, or a 4-disc Blu-Ray Ultimate Collectors set.
Also out this week...
Kevin Spacey is a Hollywood psychiatrist in the aptly titled Shrink. We get to eavesdrop on his A-list head cases including Saffron Burrows, Robin Williams and Griffin Dunne. But of course, he could use some time on a couch himself.
The Girlfriend Experience is a Steven Soderbergh film about a high-caliber New York call-girl, played by real-life porn actress Sasha Grey in her first mainstream role, who offers the social companionship and appearance of a real relationship in addition to the carnal benefits.
And TV on DVD this week includes:
CSI: NY - Season 5
How I Met Your Mother: Season 4
The Unit: Season 4
And Complete Series sets, featuring every single episode of the season-one-and-done Kings, DayBreak, and the U.S. version of Life On Mars, as well as cartoons He-Man and the Masters Of The Universe, and the Real Ghostbusters.
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In New York...Rob Maurer, FOX News Talk!