By Ryan Michael Painter
(KUTV) This week is dominated by documentary releases. BBC Earth has the Daniel Craig narrated "One Life
,” the Blu-ray debut of the landmark 2001 series “The Blue Planet: Seas of Life
” narrated by David Attenborough and an exotic trip to Australia’s “Great Barrier Reef
.” Not to be outdone Universal has released the call-to-action documentary “Planet Ocean
” narrated by Josh Duhamel. Those that prefer history to nature will want to track down 1981’s award-winning documentary “Vietnam: The Ten Thousand Day War
Those looking for a drama will have to pick between Bill Murray’s performance as Franklin D. Roosevelt in “Hyde Park on Hudson
” or the melancholy “Down the Shore"
with James Gandolfini and Famke Janssen.
Comedy fans have "Paranormal Movie"
and DVD releases of Craig Shoemaker's Showtime special "Daditude" and Gabriel Iglesias' "Aloha Fluffy."
Television devotees have the fifth season of the BBC's "The Adventures of Merlin"
or The Hallmark Channel's "Goodnight for Justice: Queen of Hearts"
with Luke Perry and Ricky Schroder.
Also released this week are the Blu-ray debut of "Naked Lunch,"
Cronenberg's surreal film that combines elements of William S.
Burroughs' life and his writing, and 1953's Teinosuke Kinugasa's
Academy Award winning "Gates of Hell
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