YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollections

Home Video | VIDEO NEWS

What's Hot

January 15, 1998

Last week's Top 5 rentals: "My Best Friend's Wedding," "Con Air," "Contact," "Face/Off" and "Men in Black."

Last week's Top 5 sellers: "Men in Black" (pan & scan); "My Best Friend's Wedding," "Air Bud," "George of the Jungle" and "Land Before Time V."

What's New

In stores this week:

"Soul Food" (Fox, $20), drama about a middle-class African American family starring Vanessa L. Williams, Vivica A. Fox, Nia Long and Michael Beach.

"Career Girls" (Fox), British director Mike Leigh's latest, starring Katrin Cartlidge and Lynda Steadman.

"Money Talks" (New Line), comedy starring Chris Tucker and Charlie Sheen.

"Picture Perfect" (Fox), romantic comedy starring Jennifer Aniston.

"Temptress Moon" (Miramax), Chen Kaige's lush drama starring Gong Li.

"Buddy" (Columbia TriStar, $15), family film about a baby gorilla and an eccentric socialite; Rene Russo stars.

"Children of the Revolution" (Miramax), Australian comedy starring Judy Davis, Sam Neill and Geoffrey Rush.

"Cinderella" (Buena Vista, $20), recent TV version of the Rodgers and Hammerstein II musical starring Brandy.

"Gretzky: The Great One and the Next Ones" (NHL Video, $15), a look at NHL superstar Wayne Gretzky.

"Belle's Magical World" (Disney, $23), three new animated stories featuring the adventures of Belle and the Beast.

"Romeo & Juliet: 30th Anniversary Edition" (Paramount, $15), digitally remastered version of the Franco Zeffirelli classic.

"Wishmaster" (Live), horror flick starring Robert Englund.

"Grizzly Mountain" (Live, $20), family flick about a legendary mountain man (Dan Haggerty).

What's Coming

Tuesday: "The Game," "Nothing to Lose," "Broken English" and "Leave It to Beaver."

Jan. 27: "Event Horizon," "Star Maps," "Brassed Off," "The Disappearance of Garcia Lorca," "City of Industry," "8 Heads in a Duffel Bag," "Gravesend," "Going All the Way," "Kull the Conqueror" and "Hollow Reed."

Feb. 3: "Hercules," "G.I. Jane," "Gang Related" and "Excess Baggage."

Feb. 10: "Air Force One," "Intimate Relations" and "Love Serenade."

Feb. 17: "Good Burger," "The Matchmaker," "Most Wanted" and "Critical Care."

Feb. 24: "The Edge" and "Myth of Fingerprints."

Rental video charts provided by VSDA

VidTrac, sales charts by VideoScan Inc.

Los Angeles Times Articles