This Week on DVD/Blu-ray

Jun 28th 2011, Weekly DVD Releases

This Week on DVD

Pick of the Week

The Lord of the Rings Motion Picture Trilogy (Extended Edition) Box Art

The Lord of the Rings Motion Picture Trilogy (Extended Edition) At long last, all three extended versions of Peter Jackson's award-winning fantasy adventure masterpiece are available in high definition on a deluxe 15-disc Blu-ray set, with over 26 hours of extended scenes, special features and behind-the-scenes documentaries from the making of the epic trilogy. Across the treacherous landscape of Middle-earth, and through final battle against the Dark Lord Sauron, the fate of the world rests in the hands of the young hobbit Frodo Baggins and his courageous fellowship of friends and allies, who embark on a perilous mission to destroy the legendary One Ring.

See Andy Serkis in an exclusive Blu-ray clip from 'The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy (Extended Edition)' Blu-ray:

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • 15 Discs
  • Extended Editions
  • Cast/Crew Commentaries
  • Costa Botes Documentary
  • Behind the Scenes and More


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Dream World

Sucker Punch Box Art

Sucker Punch Emily Browning leads a cast of butt-kicking heroines in a visionary action fantasy from the mind of director Zack Snyder. The vivid imagination of a young girl launches a dream world that provides the ultimate escape from her darker reality. Locked away against her will, Babydoll has not lost her will to survive. Determined to fight for her freedom, she urges four fellow captives -- outspoken Rocket, street-smart Blondie, fiercely loyal Amber and reluctant Sweet Pea -- to band together and try to escape their terrible fate at the hands of their captors Blue, Madam Gorki and the High Roller.

See Vanessa Hudgens in an exclusive Blu-ray clip from 'Sucker Punch':

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • Extended Cut
  • Theatrical Cut
  • Motion Comics
  • Behind the Soundtrack
  • Exploring the Fantasy World

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Dark Ages

Season of the Witch Box Art

Season of the Witch Nicolas Cage stars as a medieval knight who undertakes a mission pitting him against a devious witch. His faith broken by years of battle as a crusader, Knight Behmen returns to central Europe to find his homeland decimated by the Black Plague. He and his fellow soldier Felson are ordered to transport a woman accused of being a witch to a remote monastery. As he and five others set off on this dangerous journey, they realize with mounting dread that the cunning girl is no ordinary human, and that their quest will pit them against an evil that even in these dark times they never could have imagined.

Watch an exclusive behind-the-scenes Blu-ray clip from 'Season of the Witch':

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • Alternate Ending
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Behind-the-Scenes Featurettes
  • Commentaries and More

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Eastern Western

The Warrior's Way Box Art

The Warrior's Way Kate Bosworth, Geoffrey Rush and international superstar Jang Dong Gun star in a visually stunning martial arts action flick that flips the western on its head. After a lifetime of training in swordsmanship and hand-to-hand combat, Yang, the world's most dangerous assassin turns his back his clan and flees his Far East homeland, sealing his sword to start a new life in the American West. But soon the hunter becomes the hunted, and now the legendary warrior must wage a fierce, all-out battle against a renegade gang of outlaws and pack of murderous assassins from his own past.

See Danny Huston in a behind-the-scenes Blu-ray clip from 'The Warrior's Way':

DVD Special Features:

  • Behind-the-Scenes Montage
  • Deleted Scenes

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