The Princess and the Frog
After a long wait, the Mouse House is back with another princess flick, following the young Tiana and the amphibian kiss that makes her a frog, rather than the frog prince human. In his review, Jeffrey M. Anderson pointed out the usual bits of troubling Disney themes and characterizations, but said regardless: "I have to say that I really enjoyed this film." If you've got a princess fan in the house -- Buy it on DVD or Blu-ray.

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The Fourth Kind
Another scary flick said to be based on true events, this one finds Milla Jovovich playing a psychotherapist whose patients relay some heavy evidence for alien abduction. Todd Gilchrist reviewed the film during Screamfest and wrote: "The Fourth Kind is itself a little bit like a UFO sighting: you're not quite sure what you saw when it was happening, and it was momentarily exciting to experience, but if you really think about it, it's pretty ridiculous, and especially disappointing in retrospect." Skip it on DVD and Blu-ray.

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The Twilight Saga: New Moon (on sale March 20th)
Twilight is back with installment number two, where the worst paper cut for all time inspires Edward to run away and Bella to get super-close to a certain Quileute werewolf. In his review, Gilchrist wrote: "Ultimately, to yours truly, The Twilight Saga: New Moon is a mediocre film, but for Twilight fans it should qualify as a triumph." Does it need said? Buy it on DVD or Blu-ray if you're a fan of the first and of Stephenie Meyer's series.

On the twentieth, Twilight in Forks: The Saga of the Real Town will hit the shelves as well. Stay tuned to Cinematical for a review later this week.

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Ninja Assassin
A re-teaming of V for Vendetta's James McTeigue and the Wachowskis, Ninja Assassin is, well, self-explanatory. In his fantastic fest review, William Goss wrote: "Complete with some hard-to-see fight scenes and some harder-to-hear dialogue, all delivered with a poker-straight face and capped off with some super-splattery kills, it's like a graphic novel adaptation with comic book punctuation, a film so flagrant in its fakery that it almost forgets to have any fun." Rent it, if you're intrigued, on DVD or Blu-ray.

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Astro Boy
A young robot, voiced by Freddie Highmore, sets out an adventure that brings him face to face with human feelings and scary underworld robots. In his review, Goss wrote: "there's plenty of color and spunk to keep the kids interested; they'll just have to wade through some atonal waters in order to get to the fun." Rent it on DVD or Blu-ray.

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Broken Embraces
Pedro Almodóvar's latest film focuses on Harry Caine, who came into being when Mateo Blanco -- a man of cinema -- lost his sight in a car accident. When his former production manager's son prods him for the story of the life he buried in the past, Harry/Mateo comes clean about a tale of love and uber-drama. The film has a strong 81% fresh rating at Rotten Tomatoes, and it's Almodóvar and Penélope Cruz, so Buy it on DVD or Blu-ray.

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Brief Interviews with Hideous Men
Written and directed by Office star John Krasinski, the indie is a black comedy that zeroes in on "men and their complex relationships with women," based on the book by David Foster Wallace. Sadly, in his review from Sundance 2009, Scott Weinberg wrote: "Unfortunately I'm going to side with the "unfilmable" naysayers this time out, because, despite a few (early) sections that deliver some chuckles alongside some slight-yet-interesting insights into the male psyche, much of Mr. Krasinski's first feature is an aimless, pretentious mess." Skip it on DVD or Blu-ray.

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Wonderful World
This latest Matthew Broderick indie finds him playing a man who wanted to be a children's folk singer, and ended up becoming a proofreader and crappy weekend dad. When his weekly chess buddy becomes ill, Ben feels aimless and throws his energy into a "frivolous lawsuit." According to reviews, this is no Election. With a 38% fresh rating at Rotten Tomatoes, you should probably Skip it on DVD and Blu-ray.

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Note: Amazon also has Kathryn Bigelow's appearance on 60 Minutes, so if you're a fan, you might want to check it out.

Other Indies: Under Great White Northern Lights, Criterion's Dillinger is Dead, The Cool School

Out on Blu-ray: Fallen Angels, Lost Honor of Katharina Blum, Did You Hear About the Morgans?, Paris, Unrivaled

Also out: Armored, Bandslam, Mean Johnny Barrows: Uncut Director's Edition, Billy: The Early Years of Billy Graham, Death Journey, High Life, Order of Chaos