In its first five days in the stores, the Blu-ray version of Fox's Hitman accounted
for 12.6 percent of total sales; for No Country for Old Men, it was 9.8 percent,
according to Nielsen VideoScan First Alert and reported by Home Media Magazine
I>. Prior to the demise of the HD DVD format, the number of high-definition disk
sales rarely topped 2-3 percent of total sales, the trade publication observed. (An
exception: sales of the HD DVD-only release of Transformers hit 4 percent.)
A sleekly made thriller with a sparky sense of humour, this is also a rare action movie that has something important to say.
This much more light-hearted sequel reinvigorates the franchise after Disney's quirky but murky 2010 reboot of Lewis Carroll's classic
Whit Stillman reunites the stars of his 1998 drama The Last Days of Disco, Kate Beckinsale and Chloe Sevigny, for what might be the most entertaining...