Moviefone's New Release Pick of the Week"Salmon Fishing in the Yemen"What's It About? A stuffy fisheries expert (Ewan McGregor) is sent on the bizarre mission to bring the sport of fly-fishing to Yemen, all paid for by a sheik. See It Because: This is about as far from your typical rom-com as you can get. A pleasant surprise from beginning to end, the movie is funny, charming and not derivative at all. We also reveled in the comedic performances of Ewan McGregor, Emily Blunt and Kristin Scott Thomas. (Also Available on Redbox | Amazon Instant Video)

Moviefone's Blu-ray Pick of the Week"Singin' In the Rain" 60th Anniversary Ultimate Collector's EditionWhat's It About? The beloved Gene Kelly-starring musical concerns a blossoming Hollywood romance between a leading man and a chorus girl, amidst the transition from silent films to "talkie" pictures. See It Because: You've never seen "Singin' in the Rain"?! Correct that right away. It's an American movie classic and this new edition -- complete with lush colorful definition and loaded with special features -- is the perfect way to get acquainted with it.

Watch a Special Feature from the "Singin in the Rain" Blu-ray

New on DVD & Blu-ray"4:44 Last Day on Earth"What's It About? The avant-garde, quasi-sci-fi film stars Willem Dafoe as a man who spends his last 24 hours on Earth -- before the world ends -- with his bohemian girlfriend, trying to get through his usual routine; if you're a fan of experimental, heady films, you'll dig this rumination on how people would spend their last moments. See It or Skip It: See it, if you're okay with movies that don't have happy endings. (Also Available on Amazon Instant Video)

"Casa De Mi Padre"What's It About? It might not be as funny as it could be, but this dead-on parody of Spanish soap operas -- starring Will Ferrell and performed in Spanish -- is a great comedic experiment, that was worth attempting. See It or Skip It: See it. (Also Available on Redbox | Amazon Instant Video)

"Friends With Kids"What's It About? The film follows six friends whose lives all change -- for better and worse -- when they decide to have children; Jennifer Westfeltd's long-awaited return to romcoms is funny, heartfelt and -- impressively -- avoided any hackneyed pitfalls. Also, Jon Hamm! See It or Skip It: See it.

Watch a Behind-the-Scenes Clip from "Friends With Kids"

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"Get the Gringo"What's It About? Mel Gibson returns in a pulpy prison thriller as a man who who is sent to a Mexican jail after getting busted at the border; it delivers on the gritty action, and the star delivers a trademark performance... but does that matter to you? See It or Skip It: See it, if you can still watch a Mel Gibson movie objectively; otherwise don't bother.

Watch a Behind-the-Scenes Clip from "Get the Gringo"

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"Intruders"What's It About? Clive Owen stars in a gothic horror film about a shadowy creature that terrorizes two separate children in different parts of the world, thirty years apart; it's got some creepy visuals but doesn't pack enough "oomph." See It or Skip It: See it, if you're a horror junkie.

Watch a Behind-the-Scenes Clip from "Intruders"

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"Lockout"What's It About? Guy Pearce stars in an "Escape from L.A." rip-off. Seriously, just replace "Los Angeles" with "outer space prison" and you get the same plot; it's ridiculous but whatever. See It or Skip It: Are you really waiting for a critic's opinion on this? (Also Available on Redbox DVD & Blu-ray | Amazon Instant Video)

"The Three Stooges"What's It About? The Farrelly Brothers bring the Stooges to modern times with faithfully-recreated slapstick; it plays strictly for the littlest audience members. See It or Skip It: See it, if your age is still in the single digits.

Watch a Special Feature from "The Three Stooges" DVD & Blu-ray

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New to Blu-ray "The Blood Beast Terror"

"Burke & Hare" (1972)

"The Butterfly Effect" / "The Butterfly Effect 2"

"Camelot" (1967)


"Code of Silence" (1985)

"Dirty Pretty Things"

"Down By Law" (Criterion Collection)

"Fear City" (1984)

"High Noon" 60th Anniversary Edition

"Invasion of the Body Snatchers" (1956)

"Lone Wolf McQuade"

"Mean Streets"

"Murder in the First"

"Next of Kin" (1989)

"O" (2001)

"A Perfect Murder"


"The Turin Horse"

New on Redbox"Cat Run"


"Wanderlust" DVD & Blu-ray
Based on 21 critics

Horror stories written by two children give life to a hooded, faceless monster. Read More

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Friends With Kids
Based on 36 critics

Buddies (Jennifer Westfeldt, Adam Scott) agree to a have baby but remain just pals. Read More

Salmon Fishing in the Yemen
Based on 35 critics

A scientist (Ewan McGregor) and a sheik (Amr Waked) endeavor to bring sport fishing to Yemen. Read More

4:44 Last Day on Earth
Based on 14 critics

Two lovers (Willem Dafoe, Shanyn Leigh) react to Earth's impending demise. Read More

The Three Stooges
Based on 26 critics

The Stooges become involved in an oddball murder plot while trying to save their childhood home. Read More

Get the Gringo
In Theaters on May 1st, 2012

A boy helps an American crook (Mel Gibson) survive inside a brutal Mexican prison. Read More

Singin' in the Rain
In Theaters on April 11th, 1952

A silent-film star (Gene Kelly) loves a chorus girl (Debbie Reynolds). Read More

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