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Video Verdict: ‘Star Trek Into Darkness,’ ‘Peeples,’ ‘Love is All You Need’

Zachary Quinto, left, plays Spock and Chris Pine plays James Kirk in the science-fiction film “Star Trek Into Darkness.”

Zachary Quinto, left, plays Spock and Chris Pine plays James Kirk in the science-fiction film “Star Trek Into Darkness.”

This week’s home video releases range from an intimate foreign film about love and romance to a big-budget, science-fiction spectacle.

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Video Verdict: ‘Silent House,’ ‘Footnote,’ ‘Star Trek: The Next Generation’

From left to right, LeVar Burton, Brent Spiner, Michael Dorn and Denise Crosby star in “Star Trek: The Next Generation.” The first season of the much-loved science-fiction series makes its Blu-ray debut this week.

This week’s home video releases are anchored by the Blu-ray debut of a much-loved TV show and an English-language remake of a Uruguayan horror film.

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Video Verdict: ‘Star Trek,’ ‘Bruno,’ ‘My Sister’s Keeper,’ ‘Wild Child’

James T. Kirk (Chris Pine, left) and Spock (Zachary Quinto, right) are young and vital in director J.J. Abrams’ “Star Trek” reboot.

This week’s DVD releases include a star-studded tearjerker, a traditional teen comedy, a controversial adult comedy and one of the most enjoyable adventure films of the year.

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Nimoy passes the Spock torch

Chris Pine, left, plays Kirk and Zachary Quinto plays Spock in the new "Star Trek."

Chris Pine, left, plays Kirk and Zachary Quinto plays Spock in the new "Star Trek."

For more than 40 years, science fiction fans have known Leonard Nimoy as Spock, the half-Vulcan Starfleet officer who cut his teeth aboard the starship Enterprise. This week, Nimoy, who lives part-time at Lake Tahoe, is passing the torch to Zachary Quinto, a sharp-featured young actor who plays Spock in the new “Star Trek” feature film.

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Poll: What film has you drooling?

I’m pleased to kick off a new feature on ForrestHartman.com: Polls.

Vote today, then check back and see whether you’re with the majority or the minority.

This is a tough one for me, but I’m going to have to go with “Star Trek.”

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