Hannah Montana, The Simpsons Season 12 and more on DVD/Blu-ray
A teen video game player, named Alex, lives in a remote trailer court where his mother is manager. Alex becomes the top player of STARFIGHTER, an arcade game, where the player defends the frontier from Xur and the Kodan armada. After achieving a high score, Alex is approached by the game's inventor and soon finds himself recruited as a gunner for an alien defense force.
*Commentary: A commentary track with director Nick Castle and Production Designer Ron Cobb. The pair discuss how the film was influenced by the video game craze of the 1980s.
*Heroes of the Screen: A retrospective on the standard the film set for the future of Sfx in motion pictures. The piece also looks at the movie's emotional core, the construction of the script and setting the standard for acting against objects.
*Crossing the Frontier: The Making of THE LAST STARFIGHTER: A four-part documentary that explores the film's place in history. (Introduction - Filming the Movie - A New Era of Visual Effects - and Reflections). Also included here are the film's teaser/ theatrical trailers and image galleries.
*This disc is also BD-Live (Blu-ray profile 2.0) enabled and D-Box equipped.
THE LAST HOUSE ON THE LEFT (DVD/Blu-ray)
Universal/2009/104 min/Rated UR/SRP: $39.98
Director: Dennis Iliadia
Cast: Aaron Paul, Garret Dillahunt, Tony Goldwyn
Video codec VC-1
Video resolution 1080p
Aspect ratio 1.85:1
English: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
French: DTS 5.1
Spanish: DTS 5.1
English, French, Spanish
50GB Blu-ray Disc
After kidnapping and brutally assaulting two young women, a gang led by a prison escapee unknowingly finds refuge at a vacation home belonging to the parents of one of the victims -- a mother and father who devise an increasingly gruesome series of revenge tactics.
*The Un-rated Cut: The un-rated cut of the film is included along with the theatrical version.
*Deleted Scenes: A 9-minute reel of spooky moments not included in the theatrical release.
*HD Promo: A 3-minute promotional reel featuring Wes Craven.
*Universal’s MY SCENES: A bookmarking feature.
*BD-Live functionality and D-box Support.
THE SIMPSONS: The Complete 12th Season (DVD)
FOX/2009/506 min/Unrated/SRP: $49.98
Four Disc Set
Video: Full frame
Audio options: English 5.1 Dolby Surround, Spanish Stereo, French Stereo
Subtitles: French and Spanish
Disc breakdown of Episodes/Extras:
*Episodes (110 min) Treehouse of Horror XI, A Tale of Two Springfields, Insane Clown Poppy, Lisa the Tree Hugger, Homer vs. Dignity.
-Treehouse of Horror XI: Matt Groening, Mike Scully, Rob Lazebnik, John Frink, Don Payne, Carolyn Omine, Matt Selman.
-A Tale of Two Springfields: Matt Groening, Mike Scully, George Meyer, Al Jean, Ian Maxtone-Graham, Don Payne, Matt Selman, Dan Castellaneta, Shaun Cashman, Roger Daltrey, David Silverman.
-Insane Clown Poppy: Mike Scully, Ian Maxtone-Graham, John Frink, Don Payne, Tom Martin, Matt Selman, Dan Castellaneta, Joe Mantegna, Bob Anderson, Joel Cohen.
-Lisa the Tree Hugger: Mike Scully, Ian Maxtone-Graham, Matt Selman, Don Payne, Tom Gammill, Tim Long, Yeardley Smith, Steven Dean Moore.
-Homer vs. Dignity: Matt Groening, Mike Scully, Rob Lazebnik, Carolyn Omine, Don Payne, Matt Selman, Max Pross.
-A Comic Moment with Matt Groening
-Illustrated commentary - Lisa the Tree Hugger
-Animation Showcase: - Treehouse of Horror XI
-Storyboards: Storyboard with episode PIP
-Animatic: Animatic with episode PIP
-2 Easter Eggs
*Episodes (132 min) The Computer Wore Menace Shoes, The Great Money Caper, Skinner's Sense of Snow, HOMR, Pokey Mom, Worst Episode Ever.