'Muppet' magic is back
Welcome back, Kermit! Jason Segel, who proved his puppet prowess in "Forgetting Sarah Marshall," joins with co-writer Nicholas Stoller for the magical musical "The Muppets." All your felt, fur and feathered friends are back in this story about a couple, Mary (Amy Adams) and Gary (Segel) - joined by Gary's Muppet brother Walter - who are working together to help bring the Muppets back to the mainstream, despite the machinations of evil, rapping Tex Richman (Chris Cooper). This one's a real charmer. It's time to play the music, it's time to light the lights ... (DVD, $29.99; Blu-ray/DVD combo, $39.99)
Hey, it's that animated bunny film you forgot about, just in time for Easter. Starring James Marsden, and featuring the voice talent of Russell Brand. (Available Friday, DVD, $29.98; Blu-ray/DVD combo, $39.98)
'The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo'
Director David Finch tackles the popular mystery novel by Stieg Larsson that everyone has read - except for me. Rooney Mara ("The Social Network") plays the title role, aka Lisbeth Salander, and garnered an Oscar nomination for her work. (DVD, $30.99; Blu-ray/DVD combo, $40.99)
'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy'
Gary Oldman adroitly takes on the role of British spy George Smiley in this Oscar-nominated adaptation of John le Carré's novel. Smiley is a retired agent brought back into the field to smoke out a high-ranking mole in the agency. (DVD, $29.98; Blu-ray, $34.98)
If you couldn't see it on Broadway (where it was called "God of Carnage"), director Roman Polanski brings this darkly comic drama to the big screen. (DVD, $30.99; Blu-ray, $35.99)
Over the hill
This baby-sitter comedy pits Jonah Hill against a bunch of kids, but sadly it will likely be remembered as the last movie Hill did before his dramatic weight loss. (DVD, $29.98; Blu-ray, $39.99)
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