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January 22, 1998

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

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

What's New

In stores this week:

"The Game" (Polygram), David Fincher's cold, eerie thriller starring Michael Douglas as a wealthy man who gets a most unusual birthday present from his brother (Sean Penn).

"Nothing to Lose" (Touchstone), uneven but amusing buddy comedy starring Martin Lawrence and Tim Robbins.

"Leave It to Beaver" (Universal, $20), disappointing comedy based on the popular TV series of the '50s and '60s; Janine Turner stars.

"Riverdance--The Show" (Columbia TriStar, $25), popular Irish dance troupe's concert taped at Radio City Music Hall.

"Garth Live From Central Park" (Orion, $20), Garth Brooks performs his greatest hits in this concert that was seen on HBO last summer.

"Broken English" (Columbia TriStar), New Zealand drama starring Rade Serbedzijia.

"Cafe Society" (Columbia TriStar), drama starring Peter Gallagher and Frank Whaley.

"Hostile Waters" (HBO), submarine thriller with Rutger Hauer and Martin Sheen.

What's Coming

Tuesday: "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."

March 3: "Peter Pan."

March 10: "The Full Monty," "The Peacemaker," "A Life Less Ordinary" and "Kicked in the Head."

March 17: "In the Company of Men," "She's So Lovely" and "Mimic."

March 24: "Ulee's Gold," "Eve's Bayou," "A Thousand Acres" and "Shall We Dance?"

March 31: "Bean" and "The Little Mermaid."

Rental video charts provided by VSDA

VidTrac, sales charts by VideoScan Inc.

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