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New and Reviewed on DVD/Blu-Ray: 'Zero Dark Thirty,' 'The Hobbit,' and More

  • By Forrest Cardamenis
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  • March 20, 2013 10:10 AM
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You won't get any major Oscar winners in this week's batch of new DVDs, but that doesn't mean these new releases are light on acclaim. On the contrary, two of the year's best reviewed films arrive this week alongside the latest installment in a beloved franchise, making for a strong and broadly-appealing week in home video releases. First off, the movie many critics circle groups called the best of the 2012 can now be brought directly into your living room:

From the Wire: Big Directors, Bigger Franchises

  • By Matt Singer
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  • July 31, 2012 3:03 PM
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Who's more attached to franchises? Directors or studios?