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8/30/2011 – ‘Madea’s Big Happy Family’ & ‘Prom’

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Madea Knows Best

Tyler Perry's Madea's Big Happy Family Box Art

Tyler Perry's Madea's Big Happy Family Writer/director/star Tyler Perry returns as Madea, everyone's favorite wise-cracking, take-no-prisoners grandma. The next generation of Madea's family has a lot to learn, and the family matriarch is about to show them just how much. Shirley has important news to share with her five grown children, but getting everyone together is a challenge. It's up to Madea to demonstrate how it's done. There ain't nothing like family, as Madea puts it all in perspective with a hilarious twist on financial difficulties, illegal substances, and most importantly, long-buried family secrets.

See Tyler Perry and Lorette Devine in clips from 'Madea's Big Happy Family,' available on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital Download and On Demand:

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • By-reeen - The Baby Mama From Hell
  • Ties that Bind
  • Madea's Family Tree
  • Brown Calls Maury

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Night to Remember

Prom Box Art

Prom A group of teenagers find their lives intersecting and their futures taking shape as they prepare for the most pivotal event of their young lives. At first Nova Prescott is infuriated at Jesse Richter, the guy who nearly destroys her plans for the perfect prom. But the closer the big day gets, the more she realizes that perhaps opposites attract. Meanwhile, the whole school hurtles towards a heartfelt date with destiny as secrets are brought to light, seemingly steady relationships unravel and new romance catches fire, There are hundreds of nights in high school, but there's only one prom!

See Aimee Teegarden in clips from 'Prom,' available on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital Download and On Demand:

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • Last Chance Lloyd
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Music Videos
  • Putting on Prom
  • Bloopers and More

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25th Anniversary

Top Gun

Top Gun Twenty-five years later, do you still feel the need for speed? The high-flying action drama that made Tom Cruise a mega-star and helped define a generation celebrates its silver anniverary with an all-new Blu-ray release, packed with commentaries, interviews and behind-the-scenes featurettes. Cruise stars as Maverick, a hotshot flyer who is sent to the Navy's prestigious Top Gun program. But in order to become the "best of the best," he'll need the help of Goose, his wingman, and Charlie, the civilian instructor who teaches Maverick a few things you can't learn in a classroom.

See Tom Cruise in clips from 'Top Gun,' available on Blu-ray and DVD:

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • Audio Commentaries
  • Danger Zone: The Making of Top Gun
  • Multi-Angle Storyboards
  • Best of the Best: Inside the Real Top Gun
  • Music Videos and More

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In a Better World Box Art

In a Better World Winner of the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, acclaimed director Susanne Bier's humanistic drama explores the difficult choices between revenge and forgiveness. The film follows two Danish families and the unusual and dangerous friendship that develops between them. Bullied at school, Elias is defended by Christian, a boy greatly troubled over his mother's death. So when the two become involved in an act of revenge with potentially tragic consequences, it's their parents who are left to help them come to terms with the complexity of human emotions, pain and empathy.

Watch clips from Susanne Bier's award-winning drama 'In a Better World,' available on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Download:

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • Interview with Director Susanne Bier

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