This Week on DVD/Blu-ray

11/1/2011 – ‘Cars 2,’ ‘Crazy, Stupid, Love,’ ‘Water For Elephants,’ and ‘Snow Flower and the Secret Fan’

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Cars 2
Pixar's animated auto action stars are back in an explosive, all-new globe-hopping adventure. Champion racecar Lightning McQueen and the incomparable tow truck Mater take their friendship to exciting new places when they head overseas to compete in the first-ever World Grand Prix to determine the world's fastest car. But the road to the championship is filled with plenty of potholes, detours and hilarious surprises when Mater unexpectedly gets caught up in an intriguing adventure of his own: international espionage.

Watch clips from Pixar's 'Cars 2,' available on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital Download and On Demand:

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • Cars Toon: "Air Mater"
  • Toy Story Toon: "Hawaiian Vacation"
  • Commentary with Director John Lasseter
  • "World Tour" Interactive
  • Sneak Peek: The Nuts and Bolts of 'Cars Land' and More

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Love's Labor's Lost

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Crazy, Stupid, Love
Steve Carell leads an all-star cast in a comedy about love and loss. At fortysomething, straight-laced family man Cal Weaver is living the dream. But when he learns that his wife has cheated on him and wants a divorce, his "perfect" life quickly unravels. Plunging into the deep end of the singles scene, the hapless Cal is taken on as wingman and protege to handsome player Jacob Palmer. But despite a new sense of style and plenty of options before him, Cal's heart seems to keep leading him back to where he began.

See Steve Carell and Ryan Gosling in an exclusive behind-the-scenes clip from 'Crazy, Stupid, Love,' available on Blu-ray, DVD, On Demand and Digital Download:

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • Steve and Ryan Walk Into a Bar
  • The Player Meets His Match
  • Deleted Scenes and More

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The Greatest Show on Earth

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Water For Elephants
Reese Witherspoon and Robert Pattinson star in a romantic tale of forbidden love set against the backdrop of a bygone era. Devastated by the sudden death of his parents, a veterinary school dropout joins a traveling circus. Hired to care for the troupe's animals, he finds himself falling for Marlena, the show's star performer, through their shared compassion for a special elephant. But when their secret romance incurs the wrath of her dangerously volatile husband, the lovers come to a crossroads that will forever change their destiny.

See Robert Pattinson and Christoph Waltz in an exclusive clip from 'Water For Elephants,' available on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital Download and On Demand:

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • Robert Pattinson Spotlight
  • Feature Performer Reese Witherspoon
  • The Traveling Show: From Page to Screen
  • Audio Commentary
  • Theatrical Trailer

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A Tale of Two Sisters

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Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
Director Wayne Wang weaves a contemporary tale with an old-world fable of everlasting frienship. In 19th century China, Snow Flower and Lily are matched as laotong friends -- a lifelong bond between two women who rely on each other for companionship and comfort. In present day Shanghai, the laotong's descendants, Nina and Sophia, struggle to maintain the intimacy of their own childhood friendship in the face of demanding careers and complicated love lives. Drawing on lessons of the past, the two modern women must understand the story of their ancestral connection or risk losing one another forever.

See director Wayne Wang and Li Bingbing in an exclusive behind-the-scenes clip from 'Snow Flower and the Secret Fan,' available on Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand:

Special Features:

  • The Sworn Sisterhood of the Secret Fan

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