DVDs released this week are just the thing to warm up cool nights with a little laughter.
When a couple of lazy hunter-gatherers are banished from their primitive village, they set off on an epic journey through the ancient world.
Starring: Jack Black, Michael Cera, Olivia Wilde
Rated: PG-13 for crude and sexual content throughout, brief strong language and comic violence
Evan Danielson is a successful financial executive who has more time for his Blackberry than his 7-year-old daughter. When he has a crisis of confidence and his career starts going down the drain, however, he finds the solution to all his problems in his daughter's imaginary world.
Starring: Eddie Murphy, Thomas Haden Church, Nicole Ari Parker, Ronny Cox
Rated: PG for some mild language and brief questionable behavior
"My Life in Ruins"
Georgia, a recently laid-off history professor-turned-travel guide, is fed up and ready to give up. That is, until her new confidant opens her eyes to a "Greek god" who's been hiding right under her nose.
Starring: Nia Vardalos, Richard Dreyfuss, Harland Williams
Rated: PG-13 for sexual content
Also of interest:
- "Bones: Season 4"
- "The Hills: Season Five, Part One"
- "Medium: The Fifth Season"
- "Nip/Tuck: Season 5, Part 2"