Friday, September 23, 2011

Contests & New Releases

This past week we ran a contest looking for everyone's favorite movie-related song. Congratulations to Amelia who wins some free rentals for her choice of "Sugar High" from Empire Records! View the winning entry in our movie-related song contest here. To view the other videos that were posted (and there were some great videos posted!), visit the Waterfront Video Facebook page. There will be more games, contests, and special deals announced through our Facebook page in the future, so be sure to "Like" us.

New to Our Shelves This Week:

LinkOne of the funniest movies of the year, featuring some of the funniest ladies in the biz, gets a DVD released loaded with hilarious extras. (This is a video-store exclusive; not available through Netflix/Qwikster or Redbox.) Comes with the option of watching either the theatrical cut or the unrated extended version.

Bruce Willis, 50 Cent, & Ryan Phillippe star in this direct-to-DVD actioner. Gotta be good, right?

Silent Light
Carlos Reygadas follows up his divisive Battle in Heaven with this meditative tale of an adulterous affair in a Mennonite community.

4th & Goal
Documentary that follows six aspiring footballers and their attempt to make it into the NFL.

Documentary on a traveling Mexican circus troupe.

If a Tree Falls
Documentary on the controversial environmental activist group, Earth Liberation Front. Features music by The National.

The Kennedys
See what caused all the hoopla with this mini-series that was originally commissioned by The History Channel, only to be unceremoniously dropped later. (Whether this decision was reached due to pressure from influential insider sources or other factors is still a matter of speculation.)

Raising Hope - 1st Season

Mike & Molly - 1st Season

Castle - 3rd Season

Aziz Ansari: Intimate Moments for a Sensual Evening
Get your funny on with one of the stars of Parks & Recreation, Human Giant, and Funny People.
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (1973)
See the original horror flick that inspired the recent remake.

Les Cousins
Suspense maestro Claude Chabrol's second feature.

An early personal essay/documentary by Agnes Varda.

Star Wars on Blu-Ray
See Lucas mess with your childhood more clearly than ever before! The complete saga plus a plethora of cool extras is included in this Blu-Ray boxset.

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