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DVD/Blu-Ray Preview: Dark Knight Rises, Finding Nemo & More

There is one title that stands legions above all others this week with our Movie Fanatic Blu-Ray/DVD preview. The Dark Knight Rises premieres as the final chapter in the Christopher Nolan trilogy comes home with a bevy of extras that are sure to marvel huge and small fans alike. The Oscar buzzing Beasts of the Southern Wild arrives on home video in hopes of gathering even more attention...

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The Hobbit, Cloud Atlas Get DVD Release Dates

Warner Bros. has announced the release dates for two of its most ambitious films from last year, Cloud Atlas and The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. Both landed in 2012 with each possessing its own huge appeal. Cloud Atlas had one of the best casts of the year and the first chapter of The Hobbit finds Peter Jackson returning to Middle Earth for the first time since he won an Oscar for ...

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DVD Preview: From Wadiya to Cote d’Ivoire

This week’s DVDs include one of the year’s biggest films, and one of the summer’s biggest comedies. While The Hunger Games saw a special release last Friday, The Dictator, Chimpanzee, and Bernie all came out today.

The Dictator: Sacha Baron Cohen stars as General Aladeen, a displaced dictator who tries to regain his rightful role as dictator of Wadiya in this comedy from earlier in the summer...

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Blade Runner Blu-Ray Review: 30 Years of Brilliance

The most impressive aspect of the Blade Runner 30th Anniversary Collector’s Edition four-disc Blu-Ray set is how the Ridley Scott masterpiece does not look like a thirty-year-old movie. Then again, it was timeless when it premiered and one reason why it’s one of our top 10 sci-fi movies of all time.

Blade Runner Blu-Ray
Scott has famously tinkered with his second foray into sci-fi after Alien, getting ever closer to...

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The Dark Knight Rises Blu-Ray: Exclusive First Look!

Movie Fanatic headed to Burbank and Warner Bros. Home Video headquarters for an exclusive presentation for The Dark Knight Rises Blu-Ray and its astounding second-screen app as the film lands on home video today!

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We met Jonathan Gaines, executive director of special features for Warner Bros. and executive director of creative services, Donnie Roache, who both took us behind the magic...

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DVD Previews: Police Protection, Nostalgic Reflection, and a Christopher Nolan Director’s Collection

Last year’s best film, two recent comedies, and a Director’s Collection from one of the decade’s most accomplished filmmakers round out this week’s DVD releases. Bring Th Artist home with you this week, or a Christopher Nolan box set that includes some of his most beloved films.

21 Jump Street: Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum star in this remake of the classic 1980′s-90′s TV show about two undercove...

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Peter Pan Blu-Ray Review: A Walt Disney Favorite!

The Peter Pan Blu-Ray is something to celebrate. Disney has opened its vault and brought hi-def picture and sound to a movie that has never seen it before. And what a delight it is to witness the passion Walt Disney had for the character brought to life in a manner that would make the Mouse House founder proud with the release of the Blu-Ray.

Peter Pan Blu-Ray

This is a must own for any Disney fan, and almost...

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Celeste and Jesse Forever DVD Review: Rashida Jones’ Rom-Com Reality

Celeste and Jesse Forever is about as truthful of a modern love story as Movie Fanatic has seen in some time. Rashida Jones and Andy Samberg star as the titular characters that, as the movie begins, are happily divorced after years of marital bliss that began in college...

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DVD Preview: Sparks Fly

There’s something for everyone in this week’s Blu-ray releases. Like action? Yep, we have that. Romantic comedy? Sure, that too. Children’s animation? Yuh-huh. Drama? Nope, no drama. Totally kidding, of course there’s drama!

Battleship Blu-Ray

Battleship: Taylor Kitsch, Liam Neeson (Taken), and Rihana star in this sci-fi action film based on the popular board game...

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Hotel Transylvania DVD Review: Monster Mash!

Adam Sandler as an animated Dracula who is obsessed with protecting his vampire daughter Mavis? Count us in! If you missed the theatrical release of Hotel Transylvania, now is your chance to catch up with the delightful film that is fun for the whole family as it arrives on DVD, Blu-Ray and Blu-Ray 3D. As we stated in our Hotel Transylvania review when the film hit theaters, this is one ride tha...

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