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New on Home Video: "Super 8," "Conan the Barbarian" & More




    Super 8
    From director J.J. Abrams comes this homage to Steven Spielberg, in which a group of kids out shooting a monster movie accidentally film a train derailment that sets loose an alien monster. Now on home video, read our review and watch the trailer

    Conan the Barbarian
    After a ruthless warlord kills his father and sacks his village, Conan (Jason Momoa) roams the countryside chasing women and adventure--until one day he happens upon a chance for vengeance. Now on home video, read our review and watch the trailer

    "Conan the Barbarian" Trailer

    [NATL] "Conan the Barbarian" Trailer
    Jason Momoa steps into the furry Speedo of Robert E. Howard's epic creation. (Published Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2011)

    The Devil's Double
    Dominic Cooper takes on two roles in this thriller about a man who is kidnapped and forced to serve as a body double/decoy for Uday Hussein, Saddam's maniacally violent and greedy son. Based on a true story. Now on home video, watch the trailer

    A Madea Christmas: The Play
    Tyler Perry's play about a wealthy family whose Christmas on Cape Cod gets turned upside fighting and secrets, leaving it to Madea to make peace. Now on home video, watch the trailer

    The Family Tree
    An indie comedy of manners starring Hope Davis and Dermot Mulroney as a miserable suburban married couple who get an unexpected second chance when the missus hits her head and awakens with amnesia. Now on home video, watch the trailer

    Lady Gaga Presents The Monster Ball Tour at MSG
    The 21st Century's answer to Madonna heads home to play the greatest arena in the world. Now on home video, watch clips (WARNING : some adult language)

    First Look: "Super 8"

    [NATL] First Look: "Super 8"
    JJ Abrams and Steven Spielberg team up for a sci-fi mystery (Published Wednesday, March 16, 2011)

    Prep & Landing
    Two of Santa's elves--one a grizzled veteran upset about being overlooked for a promotion, the other an idealistic rookie--must join forces to save Christmas in this animated feature that comes with a pair of bonus shorts. Now on home video, watch the trailer

    Sarah's Key
    Kristin Scott Thomas stars as an American journalist living in France who's hired to write a piece about the notorious round-up of 1942 that led to the deaths of more than 10,000 Jews, but the deeper she digs the more unsettling secrets she uncovers about her husband's family. In French. Now on home video, read our review and watch the trailer

    Spy Kids: All the Time in the World
    Joel McHale and Jessica Alba star in the fourth installment of Robert Rodriguez' epic saga, this time with the aid of Aroma-Scope! You get a free scratch-n-sniff card to consult that goes along with the action--doesn't that sound like fun? Now on home video, watch the trailer