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Video Verdict: Review of ‘Blended’

Drew Barrymore, left, and Adam Sandler re-team with “The Wedding Singer” director Frank Coraci for the romantic comedy “Blended.”  Photo courtesy of Warner Brothers

Drew Barrymore, left, and Adam Sandler re-team with “The Wedding Singer” director Frank Coraci for the romantic comedy “Blended.”

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This week’s major home video releases are anchored by a romantic comedy that reunites Drew Barrymore and Adam Sandler.

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Video Verdict: ‘Big Miracle,’ ‘Project X,’ ‘Wanderlust’

From left to right, Jonathan Daniel Brown, Thomas Mann and Oliver Cooper star in “Project X.”

This week’s major home video releases include a romantic comedy starring Jennifer Aniston and Paul Rudd, a fake documentary about a high school party gone bad and a solid family film based on real-life events.

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Video Verdict: ‘Everybody’s Fine,’ ‘Vampire’s Assistant: Cirque du Freak,’ ‘The Box,’ ‘The Informant!’

Matt Damon plays corporate whistleblower Mark Whitacre in director Steven Soderbergh’s offbeat dramedy “The Informant!”

This week’s video releases cover a lot of territory, with everything from a teen-vampire thriller to a family drama starring Robert DeNiro hitting rental store shelves.

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Video Verdict: ‘Michael Jackson’s This Is It,’ ‘Surrogates,’ ‘Whip It,’ ‘Saw VI’

Ellen Page plays roller derby star Babe Ruthless in Drew Barrymore’s first feature as a director, “Whip It.”

This week’s home video releases include a Bruce Willis action flick, a new entry to the “Saw” franchise and Drew Barrymore’s first feature as a director, but it’s a documentary about late pop star Michael Jackson that leads the pack in terms of both quality and stature.

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