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New arrivals for the week of March 20, 2012
Carnage
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
The Muppets
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Greetings everyone,

It's Spring Break and there are some great new titles available: "Carnage" (w/Kate Winslet, Jodie Foster, Christoph Waltz and John C. Reilly), "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" (w/Daniel Craig and Rooney Mara), "Muppets" (w/Jason Segel, Amy Adams and Chris Cooper) and "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy" (w/Gary Oldman, Tom Hardy and Colin Firth). Also new this week: "Cycling Shorts" (short documentaries about bicycles by Joe Biel), "Picasso and Braque go to the Movies" (Produced by Martin Scorsese and Robert Greenhut, directed by Arne Glimcher), and "Women Art Revolution" (w/Miranda July, The Guerilla Girls, Yvonne Rainer, Judy Chicago, Marina Abramovic, Yoko Ono, Cindy Sherman, Barbara Kruger, B. Ruby Rich, Ingrid Sischy, Carolee Schneemann, Miriam Schapiro, New Museum founder Marcia Tucker and more). Criterion released "War Room" (D. A. Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus' 1993 look at Bill Clinton's 1992 election campaign) and "Letter Never Sent"(1959, dir: Mikhail Kalatozov's). Next month Criterion will be releasing "Harold and Maude"!

Here are the top 10 renters from the Television section (not including British Television, Science Fiction, Doctor Who, MST3K, or Star Trek sections which are all in their own sections):
1) TREME
2) MAD MEN
3) TRUE BLOOD
4) DEXTER
5) WIRE, THE
6) BREAKING BAD
7) BIG BANG THEORY
8) BOARDWALK EMPIRE
9) MODERN FAMILY
10) FRINGE
(a longer version of this list and more "Top 100" lists can be found here)

Have a great week...

Geoff (and all the other Rentertarians)

P.S. Did you know these e-mails are archived on our web site? If you want to refer to any of them, go here.

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Here's what's new this week...

3=1: THE FILMS OF JAN SHARP (DVD) DOC NR DVD 19.. 157
ADVENTURES OF TINTIN, THE (DVD) ANI PG DVD 19.. 106
ARTISTS UNDER THE BIG TOP: PERPLXD (DVD) INT NR DVD 1968 104
BEST DEFENSE (W/ CRAZY PEOPLE) (DVD) COM R DVD 1984 185
CARNAGE (DVD) COM R DVD 19.. 80
COONSKIN (DVD) ANI R DVD 1975 89
CRIME TRAVELLER: COMPLETE SERIES (DVD) BMS NR DVD 19.. 390
CYCLING SHORTS (DVD) CYC NR DVD 19.. 150
DESCENDANTS, THE (DVD) GEN R DVD 19.. 115
DISH & THE SPOON, THE (DVD) COM R DVD 19.. 92
EGG AND I, THE (DVD) CLA NR DVD 1947 108
GAINSBOURG: A HEROIC LIFE (DVD) INT NR DVD 19.. 122
GENERAL ORDERS NO. 9 (DVD) DOC NR DVD 19.. 72
GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO (2011) (DVD) GEN R DVD 19.. 158
HAPPY FEET TWO (DVD) ANI PG DVD 19.. 99
HEY ARNOLD! SEASON 2 PART 1 (DVD) ANI NR DVD 1997 230
HOP (DVD) ANI PG DVD 19.. 96
IN THE GARDEN OF SOUNDS (DVD) DOC NR DVD 19.. 90
JANE BY DESIGN: VOLUME 1 (DVD) TV TV-14 DVD 19.. 435
LETTER NEVER SENT (DVD) INT NR DVD 1959 96
LITTLE GIRL (DVD) INT NR DVD 19.. 100
LONELY PLACE TO DIE, A (DVD) INT NR DVD 19.. 99
LOUDER THAN A BOMB (DVD) DOC NR DVD 19.. 99
MELANCHOLIA (DVD) INT R DVD 19.. 135
MONSENOR: LAST JOUR. OSCAR ROMERO (DVD) DOC NR DVD 19.. 88
MOST VALUABLE PLAYERS (DVD) DOC NR DVD 19.. 95
MUPPETS, THE (2011) (DVD) COM PG DVD 19.. 103
MY WEEK WITH MARILYN (DVD) INT R DVD 19.. 99
NIGHT GALLERY: SEASON 02 (DVD) TV NR DVD 19.. 999
OUT: COMPLETE SERIES (DVD) BMS NR DVD 1978 302
PICASSO AND BRAQUE GO TO THE MOVIES(DVD) DOC NR DVD 19.. 60
PUPPET ON A CHAIN (DVD) GEN PG DVD 1971 99
ROADIE (2011) (DVD) GEN R DVD 19.. 96
SIDEWALLS (DVD) INT NR DVD 19.. 94
SITTER, THE (DVD) COM NR DVD 19.. 81
TELSTAR (DVD) INT R DVD 19.. 119
THIS IS NOT A MOVIE (DVD) AIF NR DVD 19.. 99
THREE MUSKETEERS, THE (2011) (DVD) GEN PG-13 DVD 19.. 110
TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY (2011) (DVD) GEN R DVD 19.. 128
TRIBE, THE: SERIES ONE, PART ONE (DVD) TV NR DVD 1999 999
VISIONS OF ABOLITION (DVD) DOC NR DVD 92
W.A.R.: WOMEN ART REVOLUTION (DVD) DOC NR DVD 19.. 83
WAR ROOM, THE (DVD) AP NR DVD 19.. 97
WHAT YOU DON'T SEE (DVD) INT NR DVD 19.. 89
YOUNG ADULT (DVD) COM R DVD 19.. 93

NEW BLURAY

ADVENTURES OF TINTIN, THE (BR) BR PG BR 19.. 106
BATTLE ROYALE (BR) BR NR BR 19.. 122
CARNAGE (BR) BR R BR 19.. 80
DESCENDANTS, THE (BR) BR R BR 19.. 115
GAINSBOURG: A HEROIC LIFE (BR) BR NR BR 19.. 122
GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO (2011) (BR) BR R BR 19.. 158
HAPPY FEET TWO (BR) BR PG BR 19.. 99
HILLS HAVE EYES 2, THE (1985) (BR) BR R BR 1985 90
HOP (BR) BR PG BR 19.. 96
KEATON, BUSTER: LOST KEATON (BR) BR NR BR 1934 400
LETTER NEVER SENT (BR) BR NR BR 1959 96
MELANCHOLIA (BR) BR R BR 19.. 135
MUPPETS, THE (2011) (BR) BR G BR 19.. 103
MY WEEK WITH MARILYN (BR) BR R BR 19.. 99
PARENTHOOD (BR) BR PG-13 BR 1989 124
SITTER, THE (BR) BR R BR 19.. 81
THREE MUSKETEERS, THE (2011) (BR) BR PG-13 BR 19.. 110
TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY (2011) (BR) BR R BR 19.. 128
TRIAD TRILOGY (BR) BR NR BR 19.. 274
WAR ROOM, THE (BR) BR PG BR 1993 96
YOUNG ADULT (BR) BR R BR 19.. 93

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