FOXLight – DVD Releases: Week of 8-22-2011

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Paul Giamatti is a high school wrestling coach who finds his meal ticket in this week's FOXLight DVD release roundup.  Newcomer Alex Shaffer is a teenage runaway with major wrestling skills in Win Win.  Life gets rosy till the boy's addict Mom shows up looking for her own payday...

Jodie Foster co-stars, directs, and tries to rescue the career of Mel Gibson in The Beaver, which casts Gibson as a formerly happy family man whose life gets uprooted and finds his salvation in a beaver hand-puppet...

Documentarian Morgan Spurlock moves his spotlight from fast food toward the world of product placement in POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold, turning the marketing world inside out in the process...

Jason Statham's latest shoot 'em up Blitz bypassed the big screen altogether, and casts Statham as a rogue cop on the hunt for a serial killer that preys on police officers...

Troll Hunter is a Norwegian export that posits what would happen if monsters existed but were hidden by the government? The Blair Witch-like faux documentary was a surprise global art house hit that never takes itself too seriously.

In the Music on DVD section...

The Counting Crows revisit their classic album in August and Everything After: Live at Town Hall...

Emerson, Lake & Palmer's reunion at the 2010 High Voltage Rock Festival in London is captured on ELP: 40th Anniversary Reunion Concert.

New on Blu-ray...

1998's Matt Damon/Edward Norton card shark drama Rounders...

The 15-year-old, and still "so money" Swingers with the much younger and thinner Vince Vaughan and Jon Favreau...

Bruce Willis' 2005 suspense actioner Hostage...

And, the surprisingly high quality 2006 Disney sequel Bambi II.

This week's TV on DVD includes...

NCIS: Complete 8th Season...and its sibling NCIS: Los Angeles - The 2nd Season...

Gossip Girl: The Complete 4th Season...

Brothers & Sisters: The Complete 5th Season...

Nickelodeon cult classic The Angry Beavers: Seasons 1 & 2...

And the short-lived Off The Map and The Event, each in Complete Series sets.

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