FOXLight – DVD Releases: Week of 5-23-2011

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Garden gnomes embody a classic fairy tale set to the music of Elton John in this week's FOXLight DVD release roundup.  The folks behind Shrek 2 take on Shakespeare's famous romance in the computer animated Gnomeo & Juliet, featuring the voices of James McAvoy, Emily Blunt, Michael Caine and Ozzy Osbourne...

Alex Pettyfer is a young man with extraordinary powers who soon discovers others who share his destiny, and new abilities of his own, in I Am Number Four.  Also starring Timothy Olyphant, Teresa Palmer, and Dianna Agron...

Five high school freshmen meet in detention and form the ultimate garage band, in the Disney Channel musical that melds High School Musical with The Breakfast Club, Lemonade Mouth...

Antonio Banderas is a private investigator tagged to find a paroled boxer's girlfriend - and her $30 million stash of diamonds - in the film noir meets Sci-Fi thriller The Big Bang, with all-star support from Sam Elliot, James Van Der Beek, Autumn Reeser and Snoop Dogg.

Old faves New on Blu-ray...

Charlie Sheen's original winner!, 1986's Oliver Stone-directed Platoon...

The 1940 Charlie Chaplin classic The Great Dictator...

Two excellent Civil War epics: Martin Sheen and Tom Berenger in Gettysburg: The Director's Cut...and Jeff Daniels and Robert Duvall in Gods and Generals: Extended Director's Cut...

And a pair of excellent car racing films: 1971's Le Mans, starring Steve McQueen...and 1966's Grand Prix, with James Garner and Eva Marie Saint.

And this week's TV on DVD...

The Royal Wedding: William & Catherine, BBC's official document of last month's vows...

A mess of Cable TV faves: Children's Hospital: Complete 1st & 2nd Seasons...Melissa & Joey: Season 1, Vol. 1...Southland: Complete 2nd Season Uncensored...and Ice Road Truckers: Deadliest Roads - Season 1...

And Complete Series sets, featuring every single episode of Trailer Park Boys...Kids in the Hall: Death Comes To Town...and cartoon classic The Transformers.

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In New York...I'm Rob Maurer, FOX News Talk!