'Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time'
Jake Gyllenhaal grows out his hair, dons a cod piece, and fights through the sands of time in this video game adaptation. In his review, Joe Utichi noted: "what Bruckheimer does best is deliver entertaining summer adventure for the multiplex masses, even if it does follow a tried and true formula. If it ain't broke, as they say, don't fix it. To that end Prince of Persia is a success; it's never less than a fun twist on sword and sandals epics, and while its band of misfits may not be quite up to Jack Sparrow's standards, they're still plenty to see you through its comfortable runtime." But overall critical reception wasn't kind, so Rent it only if you're interested in some Bruckheimer. On DVD and Blu-ray.

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'Letters to Juliet'
Years and years ago, a young woman writes a letter to Shakespeare's Juliet. Amanda Seyfried finds it, urging the scribe (Vanessa Redgrave) to hunt the man down some five decades later. William Goss wrote in his review: "Redgrave sells us on the whole fairy tale far more than Seyfried, Egan or Winick can, and only her character really seems to deserve what she gets in the end. If only in her scenes, she makes that played-out notion of true love feel more like a long-lost treasure waiting to be re-discovered and less like an excuse for impulsive international flights and closing crane shots, and her performance makes the predictable antics of Letters to Juliet worth tolerating." Rent it to check out Redgrave on DVD or Blu-ray.

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