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April 08, 1999

What's Hot

* Last week's Top 5 rentals: "The Waterboy," "Mighty Joe Young," "What Dreams May Come," "Pleasantville" and "There's Something About Mary."

* Last week's Top 5 sellers: "Mighty Joe Young," "Tae-Bo Workout," "101 Dalmatians," "Ever After: A Cinderella Story" and "Mulan."

What's New

In stores this week:

* "Meet Joe Black" (Universal), romantic fantasy starring Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins. (PG-13)

* "American History X" (New Line), drama starring Oscar-nominated Edward Norton. (R)

* "Beloved" (Touchstone), drama based on Toni Morrison's novel, starring Oprah Winfrey. (R)

* "I Still Know What You Did Last Summer" (Columbia TriStar), teen thriller starring Jennifer Love Hewitt. (R)

* "The Worker and the Hairdresser" (Hen's Tooth), comedy directed by Lina Wertmuller.

* "Franz Kafka's It's a Wonderful Life" (Vanguard, $30), Oscar-winning short subject and three other award-winning shorts.

* "Tribute to Ronald Reagan" (Acorn, $20; $30 for two-tape set), documentary.

* "Legalese" (New Line), comedy-mystery with James Garner. (R)

* "An Unexpected Life" (Universal), drama starring Stockard Channing. (PG)

* "Ivory Tower" (Vanguard), thriller with Michael Ironside.

* "The Dentist 2" (Trimark), thriller with Corbin Bernsen. (R)

What's Coming

* Tuesday: "A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries," "One Tough Cop," "Apt Pupil" and "Monument Avenue."

* April 20: "A Bug's Life," "The Siege," "Savior," "Simon Birch" and "A Night at the Roxbury."

* April 27: "Elizabeth," "Stepmom," "Happiness," "At First Sight," "The Thief" and "Ten Benny."

* May 4: "You've Got Mail" and "Babe: Pig in the City."

Rental video charts provided by VSDA

VidTrac, sales charts by VideoScan Inc.

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