This week's DVD releases range from the extraterrestrial to the absurd to the heartbreaking.
"Star Trek" tells the story of a young crew's maiden voyage onboard the most advanced starship ever created: The USS Enterprise. In the midst of intrigue, comedy and cosmic peril, the new recruits must find a way to stop an evil being whose mission of vengeance threatens all mankind.
Starring: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Karl Urban
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Rated: PG-13 for sci-fi action and violence, and brief sexual content
Sacha Baron Cohen is at it again as he brings his most over-the-top character to life. As Bruno travels the world in search of fame, no one will be spared from his signature sense of style and his wickedly off-kilter manner.
Starring: Sacha Baron Cohen, Ron Paul, Richard Bey
Rated: R for pervasive strong and crude sexual content, graphic nudity and language
"My Sister's Keeper"
Kate relies on her little sister Anna - in fact, Kate's life depends on Anna. Kate has leukemia, and Anna was conceived specifically to save Kate's life. Throughout their young lives, the sisters endure various medical procedures and hospital stays. Until Anna says "no." Seeking medical emancipation, she hires her own lawyer, initiating a court case that divides the family.
Starring: Cameron Diaz, Abigail Breslin, Sofia Vassilieva, Jason Patric
Rated: PG-13 for mature thematic content, some disturbing images, sensuality, language and brief teen drinking
Also of interest:
- "7th Heaven: The Ninth Season"
- "Best of Monk"
- The Best of Star Trek: Original Series Volume 2"
- "The Best of Star Trek: The Next Generation Vol. 2"
- "Hammertime: Complete Season 1"