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Fourth Wall Weekly #48 – Media

Fourth Wall Weekly #48 – Media

DVD
In DVD’s This Week:
MAJOR RELEASES
Rachel Getting Married
Milk
Let the Right One In
Role Models
Happy-Go-Lucky
Synecdoche, New York
Cadillac Records
Transporter 3

ALSO RELEASED THIS WEEK
Escape to Witch Mountain
Return to Witch Mountain

TV ON DVD
South Park: The Complete Twelfth Season

NEW TO BLU-RAY
Pinocchio
Brokeback Mountain
Batman Anthology

Next Week on DVD:
Twilight
Bolt
Punisher 2: War Zone
Princess Bride (Blu-Ray)

GAMES
This Week in Games:
Resident Evil 5
MadWorld

FILM
In Theaters This Week:
The Last House on the Left
Miss March
Race to Witch Mountain
Sunshine Cleaning

Coming Soon To A Theater Near You:
Duplicity
I Love You, Man
Knowing

Trailers:
Drag Me to Hell
Public Enemies
Observe and Report

TV
Reviews:
Breaking Bad, season 2 premiere
Castle, series premiere
Dollhouse, ep. 4-5
Angel of Death ep. 6-10

Spotlights:
Battlestar Galactica, Season 4, Ep. 21 “Daywatch, Pt.1″

Fourth Wall Weekly #47 – Media

MEDIA

[1:11] DVD
In DVD’s This Week:
MAJOR RELEASES
Australia
Beverly Hills Chihuahua

ALSO RELEASED THIS WEEK
Wonder Woman [with review]
Watchmen: Complete Motion Comic [with review]
Scarlett Johansson Collection [with review]
Taken: Extended Harder Cut (PAL/Region 2) [with review]

NEW TO BLU-RAY
Once (Blu-Ray)
Silence of the Lambs (Blu-Ray)

Next Week on DVD:
Rachel Getting Married
Milk
Let the Right One In
Role Models
Happy-Go-Lucky
Cadillac Records
Synecdoche, New York

[13:55] GAMES
This Week in Games:
Watchmen: The End Is Nigh X360 PC PS3
Halo Wars X360
Major League Baseball 2K9 X360 PS3 PC WII
Grey’s Anatomy PC WII DS

[18:09] FILM
In Theaters This Week:
Watchmen

Coming Soon To A Theater Near You:
The Last House on the Left
Miss March
Race to Witch Mountain
Sunshine Cleaning

[42:43] TV
Reviews:
Angel of Death, episodes 1-5
Reaper, season two premiere
Jimmy Fallon first night out
Burn Notice, season two finale

News:
NBC promises that “Heroes” will be renewed

“Curb Your Enthusiasm” will finally return to work next week
HBO expects Season 7 to premiere in September.

“The Office” is bringing back Amy Ryan

Spotlights:
Lost, Season 5, Ep. 8
Battlestar Galactica, Season 4, Ep. 20

Fourth Wall Weekly # 43 – Media

MEDIA

DVD
[00:46] In DVD’s This Week:

MAJOR RELEASES

  • Zack and Miri Make a Porno [with reviews]
  • Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist [with reviews]

ALSO RELEASED THIS WEEK

  • The Secret Life of Bees
  • Bottle Shock
  • Everybody Wants to be Italian
  • Space Buddies
  • Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
  • His Name Was Jason: 30 Years of Friday the 13th

TV ON DVD

  • Afro Samurai: Resurrection – Director’s Cut

NEW TO BLU-RAY

  • Friday The 13th
  • Office Space
  • Napoleon Dynamite
  • Sideways
  • Clerks II
  • Little Miss Sunshine

[11:31] Next Week on DVD:

  • Nights in Rodanthe
  • Miracle at St. Anna
  • W.
  • Blindness
  • Frozen River
  • Soul Men

GAMES
[23:18] NYCC ‘09 GAMES News: Dead Rising 2

This Week in Games:

  • Tenchu: Shadow Assassins Wii
  • X-Blades X360 PS3
  • R-Type Dimensions X360
  • Burnout Paradise The Ultimate Box PC X360 PS3

FILM
[36:24] In Theaters This Week:

  • Coraline [with review]
  • He’s Just Not That Into You
  • The Pink Panther 2
  • Push

[36:45] Last Week’s Review:

  • Taken

[43:45] NYCC ‘09 Film Review

  • Fanboys

[53:35] **Oscar Season**

In which the members of the Fourth Wall review one movie a week up for Oscar contention.

This Week’s Review: Milk

Recommended Viewing: The Times of Harvey Milk

[1:01:19] Coming Soon To A Theater Near You:

  • Confessions of a Shopaholic
  • Friday the 13th
  • The International

[1:01:55] Movie News:

  • Cast lines up for Werner Herzog and David Lynch horror flick
  • Dragonball Evolution
  • Anne Hathway stars in Stephen Chow’s next film
  • Martin Campbell in talks to be director of the Green Lantern Film

TV
[1:05:25] NYCC ‘09 TV News – 25th Annual TMNT TV Movie

[1:10:59] Spotlights:

  • Lost “The Little Prince”
  • Battlestar Galactica “Blood on the Scales”

Fourth Wall Weekly #42 – Media

MEDIA

DVD [01:04]
In DVD’s This Week:

MAJOR RELEASES
Lakeview Terrace
Pride and Glory
RocknRolla
Vicky Cristina Barcelona

ALSO RELEASED THIS WEEK
The Lucky Ones
The Rocker [with review]
College
Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired [with review]
Hulk Vs. [with review]
Dead & Buried [with review]

TV ON DVD
M.A.N.T.I.S.: Complete Series [with review]

NEW TO BLU-RAY
The Bourne Trilogy
Groundhog Day
Zodiac
Downfall
In Bruges

Next Week on DVD:
Zack and Miri Make a Porno
Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist
Madagascar 2
Friday The 13th
Office Space

GAMES [23:26]
This Week in Games:
Afro Samurai

Video Game News:
Resident Evil 5 X-Box Live Demo

FILM [29:31]
In Theaters This Week:
New In Town
Taken
The Uninvited

**Oscar Season**
In which the members of the Fourth Wall review one movie a week up for Oscar contention.
This Week’s Film: The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

Coming Soon To A Theater Near You:
Coraline
He’s Just Not That Into You
The Pink Panther 2
Push
Fanboys

Movie News:
Sin City 2
Iron Man 2 Casting News
Super Bowl Ads
S-Darko

TV [53:18]
Spotlights:

  • Lost – Season 5 Episode 3: “Jughead

(Also if you missed last week’s episode, or want to catch up on season’s past, head over to ABC.com)

  • Battlestar Galactica – The Final 8 Episodes : “The Oath”

Fourth Wall Weekly #41 – Media

MEDIA

DVD

In DVD This Week (00:47):

MAJOR RELEASES

  • Max Payne
  • Saw V [with review]
  • The Express
  • Igor

ALSO RELEASED THIS WEEK

  • Repo! The Genetic Opera
  • City of Ember

TV ON DVD

  • Moonlight: The Complete Series
  • Powerpuff Girls: The Complete Series

NEW TO BLU-RAY

  • King Kong
  • Domino
  • Election
  • The Machinist

Next Week on DVD (12:22):

  • Lakeview Terrace
  • Pride and Glory
  • RocknRolla
  • The Lucky Ones
  • Vicky Cristina Barcelona
  • The Rocker
  • College
  • Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired

GAMES

This Week in Games (13:35):

  • Skate 2 PS3 X360
  • Star Ocean: Second Evolution PSP
  • SimAnimals WII
  • Ultimate Shooting Collection WII

News:

  • Bruce Springsteen Guitar Hero Pack

FILM

In Theaters This Week (20:05):

  • Underworld: Rise of the Lycans
  • Inkheart
  • Possession
  • Killshot

**Oscar Season** (22:21):

In which the members of the Fourth Wall review one movie a week up for Oscar contention.

Best Actor: Mickey Rourke – The Wrestler

Coming Soon To A Theater Near You (27:35):

  • New In Town
  • Taken
  • The Uninvited

Movie News (28:59):

  • Oscar Nominations
  • More Deadpool in X-Men Origins: Wolverine
  • Theater Shootings

TV

The Reviews (42:58):

  • United States of Tara
  • Lie To Me
  • Burn Notice

Spotlights (53:56):

  • Lost – Season 5 Premiere: “Because You Left” & “The Lie”
  • Battlestar Galactica – The Final 9 Episodes : “A Disquiet Follows My Soul”

Fourth Wall Weekly #40 – Media

MEDIA

DVD
In DVD This Week (01:12):
MAJOR RELEASES
Mirrors
My Best Friend’s Girl [with review]
Swing Vote
The Family That Preys

ALSO RELEASED THIS WEEK
Appaloosa [with review]
Brideshead Revisited
Director’s Cut of the Original My Bloody Valentine
Tokyo Gore Police [with review]

TV ON DVD
Skins – Vol. 1
Make ‘Em Laugh: The Funny Business of America

Next Week on DVD (07:40):
Repo! The Genetic Opera
Max Payne
Saw V
The Express
City of Ember
Igor

GAMES
This Week in Games (08:07):
The Lord of the Rings: Conquest X360 PS3 PC
Mirror’s Edge PC
Commander in Chief PC

FILM
In Theaters This Week (09:38):
My Bloody Valentine
Hotel for Dogs
Notorious
Paul Blart: Mall Cop

Coming Soon To A Theater Near You (22:13):
Underworld: Rise of the Lycans
Inkheart
Possession
Killshot

Movie News (22:47):
Watchmen Settlement
Cowboy Bebop Casting News
Iron Man Casting News

Late Reviews (34:40):
Bride Wars

TV
The News (38:39):
“Mad Men” creator, Matthew Weiner will stick around for Season 3
Gil Grissom’s “CSI” exit  was a hit for over 24 million viewers
“Lost” will be in “answer mode” next season

And The Reviews (40:29):
The 2 night, 4 hour premiere of “24″
Patrick Swayze in “The Beast
The return of “Friday Night Lights” on Network Television
And last but not least, the first of the final 10 “Battlestar” Episodes

Fourth Wall Weekly #39 – Media

MEDIA

DVD
In DVD This Week (0:01:16):

MAJOR RELEASES

  • Pineapple Express
  • The Wackness
  • Righteous Kill
  • Babylon A.D.
  • Bangkok Dangerous
  • Disaster Movie

TV on DVD

  • Battlestar Galactica Season 4.0
  • Secret Diary of a Call Girl – Season One
  • Dexter: The Complete First Season (Blu-Ray)

Also Released This Week (0:02:10):

  • The Alphabet Killer

Other Reviews (0:15:16):

  • Pineapple Express
  • The Wackness

Next Week on DVD (23:13):

  • APPALOOSA
  • VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA
  • Director’s Cut of the Original MY BLOODY VALENTINE
  • BRIDESHEAD REVISITED
  • MIRRORS
  • SWING VOTE
  • MY BEST FRIEND’S GIRL
  • TOKYO GORE POLICE

Commercial Break: Tentacle Grape -“It’s the most delicious hentai soda on the market.”

GAMES

This Week in Games (25:35):

  • Saints Row 2 PC
  • Hotel for Dogs PC Wii DS PS2

FILM

In Theaters This Week (27:26):

  • Bride Wars
  • The Unborn

In Limited Release

  • Not Easily Broken
  • Yonkers Joe

Coming Soon To A Theater Near You:

  • My Bloody Valentine
  • Hotel for Dogs
  • Notorious
  • Paul Blart: Mall Cop

Movie News (31:42):

  • George Romero’s latest zombie movie called Of the Dead
  • New Poster Released for Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
  • Iron Man 2 Casting Update: Mickey Rourke and Sam Rockwell
  • Simon Pegg & ‘ALIENATE’ Director Encourage Fans: DON’T BUY DVD
  • Watchmen: Court Update
  • DC/Warner Bros. Put Their Superheroes Films On Hold

TV

The News (47:50):

  • “Dexter” marries his “sister”
  • Showtime posts “United States of Tara” on YouTube
  • Seth Rogen will star in a “Simpsons” episode he wrote himself
  • Tom Welling is reportedly on board for Season 9 of “Smallville”
  • ABC may be done airing “Pushing Daisies”
  • Joss Whedon: It’s been tough hearing “Dollhouse’s” negative buzz

The Reviews (54:58):

  • 13: Fear Is Real
  • Scrubs
  • Damages

What Art’s Looking Forward To This Month:

  • Battlestar Galactica (Sci-Fi) Jan. 16
  • United States of Tara (Showtime) Jan. 18
  • Lie To Me (Fox) Jan. 21
  • LOST (ABC) Jan. 21
  • Burn Notice (USA) Jan. 22

Fourth Wall Weekly #37 – Media

MEDIA

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DVD (01:02)
In DVD’s This Week:
MAJOR RELEASES
  • The Duchess
  • Eagle Eye
  • Ghost Town
  • Resident Evil: Degeneration
  • Savage Grace
NEW ON BLU-RAY
  • Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas (Director’s Cut) [Blu-ray]
  • Death Sentence (Unrated) [Blu-ray]
  • Patriot Games & Sum of All Fears [Blu-ray]
Next Week on DVD :
  • Towelhead
  • Comedy Central Roast of Bob Saget: Uncensored
  • Serenity [Blu-ray]
  • An American Carol
  • Surfer, Dude
GAMES (08:38)
Jesse’s Top 5 In Games:
  1. Grand Theft Auto 4
  2. Fallout 3
  3. Gears of War 2
  4. Left For Dead
  5. No More Heroes
FILM (17:01)
In Theaters This Week:
  • Bedtime Stories
  • The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
  • Marley & Me
  • Revolutionary Road
  • The Spirit
  • Valkyrie
In Limited Release
  • Last Chance Harvey
  • Waltz with Bashir
Coming Soon To A Theater Near You:
  • Defiance
  • Good
  • The Lodger
  • Cargo 200
Movie News:
  • Watchmen Court Case Update
Trailers:
  • Che: Part 1
  • Adventureland
  • 9
  • Astro Boy
TV (27:15)
The Reviews:
  • Dexter Season 3: In Depth Analysis
  • Art’s Top 5 In TV
  1. The Shield / The Wire
  2. Mad Men
  3. Battlestar Galatica
  4. Lost
  5. Pushing Daisies
The Top 5 Films of 2008: Submitted by The Members of the Fourth Wall
Jesse
  1. The Dark Knight
  2. The Wrestler
  3. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
  4. Let The Right One In
  5. Frost/Nixon
Art
  1. Let The Right One In
  2. In Bruges
  3. Wall-E
  4. Milk
  5. Tropic Thunder
Freddie
  1. The Dark Knight
  2. Let The Right One In
  3. Wall-E
  4. Milk
  5. In Search of a Midnight Kiss
Handsome Dan
  1. JCVD
  2. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
  3. Burn After Reading
  4. Religulous
  5. Gonzo

Fourth Wall Weekly #34 – Media

MEDIA

DVD
In DVD This Week (01:31):

MAJOR RELEASES

  • The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian [with review]

  • Step Brothers [with review]

  • Wanted [with review]

  • X-Files: I Want To Believe [with review]

ALSO RELEASED THIS WEEK

  • FROST/NIXON: THE ORIGINAL WATERGATE INTERVIEWS

TV on DVD

  • SNL 4th Season

  • Metalocalypse Season 2

NEW ON BLU-RAY

  • Shawshank Redemption Blu-Ray

  • The Original The Day The Earth Stood Still Blu-Ray

  • Austin Powers Collection Blu-Ray

  • Casablanca Blu-Ray

  • Home Alone Blu-Ray

  • La Femme Nikita Blu-Ray

  • Sin City Blu-Ray

  • 12 Monkeys Blu-Ray

Next Week on DVD (14:57):

  • THE DARK KNIGHT

  • HORTON HEARS A WHO!

  • MAN ON WIRE

  • THE WIRE: THE COMPLETE SERIES

  • DEADWOOD: THE COMPLETE SERIES

  • SIN CITY Blu-Ray

  • DUMB AND DUMBER Blu-Ray

  • THE MASK Blu-Ray

  • SUPER TROOPERS Blu-Ray

  • I AM LEGEND Blu-Ray Collector’s Edition

  • FROM DUSK TIL DAWN Blu-Ray

GAMES

This Week’s New Releases (20:55):

  • Prince of Persia PS3 X360

  • Grand Theft Auto IV PC

  • Kingdom Hearts Re: Chain of Memories PS2

  • Destroy All Humans! Path of the Furon X360

  • Dragon Ball Z: Infinite World PS2

Next Week

  • Prince of Persia PC

  • Sonic Unleashed PS3

FILM

In Theaters This Week (26:25):

  • Punisher: War Zone [with review]

  • Cadillac Records

  • Extreme Movie

In Limited Release

  • Frost/Nixon

  • Nobel Son

Coming Soon To A Theater Near You (36:08):

  • The Day the Earth Stood Still

  • Nothing Like the Holidays

  • Guerrilla (Che)

  • Gran Torino

Movie News (39:27):

  • Dragonball’s new name

  • Aliens 5 news

  • The Dark Knight re-released in theaters and IMAX January 23rd

  • Heath Ledger wins Australian Award for his performance in Dark Knight

  • Adventures in Babysitting remake

  • Twilight director fired

  • Watchmen music news

  • Torso news

  • Mickey Rourke not interested in Sin City 2

  • David Fincher comedy?

TV

The News (54:43):

  • SAG Strike?

  • “Lost” will try new story formats, but flashforwards and flashbacks will remain

  • “Battlestar Galactica” prequel “Caprica” is a go

  • “Pushing Daisies” creator Bryan Fuller is signing a two-year deal with NBC Universal

Quick Mentions:

  • After initially ordering a full season, NBC has decided to pull the plug on Knight Rider with four shows to go.

  • William Petersen’s “CSI” exit date is set for Jan. 15

  • “The Office” earns post-Super Bowl slot

Next Week Reviews of :

  • Leverage

  • House of Saddam Parts I – II

Fourth Wall Weekly #19 – Media

Media

DVD

  • What’s New This Week [01:03]
  • Review – Dexter: Season 2 [01:29]
  • More This Week With:
  • Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert Tour [07:00]
  • Street Kings [08:19]
  • Next Week [08:45]:
  • Postal
  • The Rape of Europa
  • Redbelt
  • What Happens in Vegas
  • Where in the World is Osama Bin Laden

FILM

  • What’s New In Theaters [09:46]:
  • Death Race
  • The Longshots
  • The Rocker
  • Review – The House Bunny [10:15]
  • News:
  • Superman Reboot / DC plans for the future [15:37]
  • Some Kick-Ass Casting [28:21]

TV

  • News:
  • What’s the deal with Sci-Fi? [31:15]