New on DVD – August 11th
PG-13 –language, some sexual material and teen partying
Director – Burr Steers
Starring – Zac Efron, Matthew Perry, Leslie Mann
Theater Release Date – April 17, 2009
Box Office – $63 million
Special Features – Bonus material, trailers
Length –1 hour 42 mins.
Cover Synopsis – “If you somehow had the chance, would you do your life over? Thirtysomething Mike O’Donnell would, Then one mysteriously magical moment, Mike gets his chance, He’s suddenly back at Hayden High where he’s the star of the basketball team, a total hottie and a classmate to his own teenage kids… which gives Mike a chance to go from not-so-good dad to really cool friend. Zac Efron (Hairspray, the High School Musical movies) and Mathew Perry (Friends) are 17 Again and fabulously funny as the younger and older Mike in a good-time time-warp comedy that proves the best year of your like is the one you’re living right now.”
Ratings – Rotten Tomatoes: 5.4/10, 55%
I Love You Man
R – pervasive language, including crude and sexual references
Director – John Hamburg
Starring – Paul Rudd, Jason Segel, Rashida Jones, Andy Samberg
Theater Release Date – March 20, 2009
Box Office – $71 million
Special Features – Deleted scenes, expanded scenes, gag reel, the making of I Love You Man, director and actor commentary
Length – 1 hour 40 mins.
Cover Synopsis – “In this wildly funny hit comedy, Paul Rudd (Knocked Up) gets engaged to the girl of his dreams but doesn’t have a single guy friend to be his best man until he meets the ultimate dude, Jason Segel (Forgetting Sarah Marshall) Rudd and Segel’s ‘bromance’ takes male bonding to hilarious new heights in a story that comically explores what if truly means to be a friend.”
Ratings – Rotten Tomatoes: 6.9/10, 82%
TV to DVD
Californication – Season 2
Network – Showtime
Starring – David Duchovny, Madeleine Martin, Natascha McElhone, Madeline Zima
Release Date – 2008-2009
Special Features – Includes 12 episodes, commentary, featurette, interviews, United States of Tara episodes one and two, and The Tudors Season Three episodes one and two.
Length –360 mins.
Cover Synopsis – “A writer who is obsessed with truth-telling, drinks, drugs, and beautiful women struggles to raise his teenage daughter and maintain a relationship with his girlfriend.”
90210 –The First Season
Network – CW (CBS studios)
Starring – Rob Estes, Lori Loughlin, Jessica Stroup, Jessica Walter
Release Date – 2008-2009
Special Features – Includes 24 episodes, commentaries, and featurettes
Length –994 mins.
Cover Synopsis – “Annie Wilson and her brother Dixon move from Kansas to California and must adapt to the social drama on their first day at West Beverly Hills High School.”
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