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New on Home Video: "Harry Potter," "Country Strong" & "Marwencol"

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    NEWSLETTERS

    One of the best documentaries of 2010, the latest chapter in the most popular story of this generation, a noir classic, an animated classic and myriad others are on offer this week.

     

    "Country Strong"

    [NATL] "Country Strong"
    Gwyneth Paltrow is a country star trying to get her life and career back on track with the help of an up-and-coming songwriter. Co-stars Garret Hedlund, Leighton Meester and Tim McGraw. (Published Friday, Jan 7, 2011)

    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1
    It's the first chapter of the final chapter of the story of Jesus Luke Skywalker the boy wizard!. Now available on Blu-ray and DVD, and a super duper comb-pack read our theatrical review and watch the trailer [Note: "Deathly Hallows Part 1" is being released this Friday, April 15th]

    Country Strong
    It's "Crazy Heart" for women! Gwyneth Paltrow stars as a washed up country star who's fallen on hard times and substance abuse, who then falls for a young up-and-comer. Co-stars Garrett Hedlund, Tim McGraw and Leighton Meester. Now available on Blu-ray and DVD, read our theatrical review and watch the trailer

    "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" Trailer Is Here -- Enjoy!

    [NATL] "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" Trailer Is Here -- Enjoy!
    Harry and his posse return for the first half of the final showdown with the wicked Voldemort. Nothing we could possibly say will sway/inform your opinion, you're stoked or you're not. (Published Wednesday, May 30, 2012)

    Behind the Burly Q
    A behind-the-scenes oral history of burlesque as told by the performers themselves. Now available on DVD, watch the trailer

    Cars
    Just in time to get you pumped for "Cars 2" comes the original, about hotshot race car Lightning McQueen, who gets sidetracked on his way to a big race. Now available on Blu-ray and DVD, watch the trailer

    Farewell
    Willem Dafoe, Guillaume Canet and Diane Kruger star in this Cold War thriller about what happens when the French warn the U.S. about a Soviet spy in their midst. Now available on Blu-ray, watch the trailer

    Heartless
    Jim Sturgess stars as an East London photographer who stumbles upon a warren of monsters terrorizing the innocent and the weak. Now available on DVD, watch the trailer

    Le Cercle Rouge (The Criterion Collection)
    A noir classic about a thief, a besotted ex-cop and a jailbreak specialist who join forces to plot a heist. Now available on Blu-ray, watch the trailer

    Marwencol
    A fascinating and inspiring documentary about Mark Hogancamp, who after suffering a.savage beating outside a bar, began building Marwencol, a make-believe Belgian town, circa WW II. Now available on Blu-ray and DVD, read our home video review watch the trailer

    The Incredibles
    After years of being cowed into retirement by a repressive government, a superhero gets lured back into the crime-fighting business, and soon finds he needs to help of his equally exceptional wife and kids. Now available in four-disc Blu-ray/DVD+Digital combo pack, watch the trailer

    White Material (The Criterion Collection)
    Isabelle Huppert stars in the latest from French filmmaker Claire Denis, about a wealthy white woman desperate to hold onto her ailing coffee plantation amid the violence of a civil war. Now available on Blu-ray, watch the trailer