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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 #32 – Media

Media

In DVD This Week (00:48):

MAJOR RELEASES

  • WALL-E [with reviews]
  • Tropic Thunder [with reviews]
  • The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2

TV on DVD

  • Star Trek: The Original Series (Remastered)

ALSO RELEASED THIS WEEK

  • Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson [with reviews]
  • Encounters at the End of the World

BOX SETS

  • Monty Python Holy Trinity

    • ( Monty Python and the Holy Grail / Monty Python’s Life Of Brian / Monty Python’s The Meaning of Life )

  • David Lynch – The Lime Green Set

    • ( ERASERHEAD remastered, ERASERHEAD soundtrack, THE SHORT FILMS OF DAVID LYNCH, THE ELEPHANT MAN with a DVD of extras, WILD AT HEART, INDUSTRIAL SYMPHONY # 1 first time available, BLUE VELVET in 5.1, DUMBLAND, and a special Lynch Mystery Disc and a 40 page picture book!)

  • Pink Panther Ultimate Collection

NEW ON BLU-RAY

  • Heathers
  • Encounters At The End Of The World
  • Southland Tales
  • Mirrormask
  • Paris, Je T’aime

FRED’S LAST MINUTE DVD MENTIONS (14:03)

  • Zombie Diaries, Cannibal the Musical: 13th Anniversary Edition, Death Note Box Set 1, The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, The Happiness of the Katakuri, and The Gay Bread and Breakfast of Terror!

Next Week on DVD (22:10):

  • Fred Claus
  • Hancock
  • Meet Dave
  • Space Chimps
  • A Colbert Christmas
  • Still Life
  • Bottle Rocket Criterion
  • The Kingdom (Blu-Ray)
  • Superman Doomsday (Blu-Ray)
  • Walk The Line (Blu-Ray)
  • Jarhead (Blu-Ray)
  • George Carlin: It’s Bad For Ya
  • Freaks & Geeks: Yearbook Edition
  • Darker Than Black Vol. 1

GAMES

This Week’s New Releases (23:39):

  • Chrono Trigger DS
  • Metal Gear Online Meme Expansion PS3
  • Puzzlegeddon PC
  • The Chronicles of Spellborn PC
  • Age of Empires: Mythologies DS
  • Banjo-Kazooie X360
  • Safecracker: The Ultimate Puzzle Adventure WII
  • Club Penguin: Elite Penguin Force DS
  • AMF Bowling World Lanes WII
  • Neopets Puzzle Adventure DS
  • Band Manager PC
  • The King of Fighters Collection: The Orochi Saga WII
  • Syberia DS
  • Winter Sports 2: The Next Challenge WII
  • Personal Trainer: Cooking DS

FILM

In Theaters This Week (33:31):

  • Bolt
  • Twilight

In Limited Release:

  • Special

Coming Soon To A Theater Near You (37:49):

  • Australia
  • Four Christmases
  • Milk
  • Transporters 3

THE NEWS (38:44):

  • Captain America’s New Writers
  • Ron Howard, Mitch Hurwitz are getting ready for the “Arrested Development” movie
  • Starting Nov. 25th, “Office” fans can catch an expanded version of each episode on NBC.com
  • Big day for falling axes in the TV biz. CW officially pulled the plug on its Sunday lineup, replacing “Valentine, Inc.” and “Easy Money” with syndicated movies and “Jericho” reruns, while ABC declined to give back nine orders to “Pushing Daisies,” “Dirty Sexy Money” and “Eli Stone,” effectively canceling all three once their initial run of 13 episodes is up.
  • Heroes creator Tim Kring blames DVR’s for ratings

TV

  • South Park Season Finale
  • It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia Season Finale

Next Week:

  • Reviews of:

    • 24: Redemption
    • The Shield Series Finale
    • Sons of Anarchy Season Finale
    • True Blood Season Finale

Fourth Wall Weekly #12 – Media

Media

This week we talked about the following:

Spotlight DVD Release:

  • Vantage Point [00:47]

In Limited Release:

  • My Blueberry Nights [04:46]
  • Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters [07:18]

Movie News:

  • Some news about Keanu Reeves including Point Blank on Blu-Ray, plus The Day The Earth Stood Still Trailer [12:32]
  • Mark Millar wants to revamp the Superman franchise [16:46]
  • Quantum of Solace trailer review [20:26]

FILM

Major Film Releases:

  • Hancock [21:20]

Limited Releases:

  • Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson [30:40]

Other Topics:

  • Angry Video Game Nerd vs. Nostalgia Critic [31:39]

GAMES

Guitar Hero:

  • On Tour (DS) & Aerosmith (360, PS3, Wii) [40:22]

WRAPPING UP:

  • Next weeks news, including The Future is Unwritten, Batman: Gotham Knight, and more info on the Special Edition Batman: Retrospective podcast. [49:00]