||Life [DVD](1999) DVD
The comic, raucous and often touching saga of jailbirds Eddie Murphy and Martin Lawrence over five decades begins in Harlem in the 1930s, where hustler Murphy and bank teller Lawrence are wrongly accused of murder. They're placed in a Mississippi prison camp, where they remain bickering pals for decades. Obba Babatunde, Clarence Williams III and Bokeem Woodbine also star. 109 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, French Dolby Digital Surround; audio commentary; outtakes; music videos; theatrical trailer; DVD-ROM features.
Romeo Must Die [DVD](2000) DVD
In his first American film lead, Hong Kong sensation Jet Li plays an ex-cop who breaks out of the Chinese prison where he's been unjustly jailed and travels to Oakland, looking to avenge his brother's death. Li becomes romantically involved with Aaliyah, but the would-be lovers are caught on opposite sides of a deadly mob war waged by their fathers. Delroy Lindo, Isaiah Washington, Anthony Anderson and Russell Wong also star in this action-packed, urban-flavored "Romeo and Juliet" revamping. 110 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby 5.1, French; Subtitles: English, French; theatrical trailers; music videos; "making of" documentary; behind-the-scenes footage.
Exit Wounds [DVD](2001) DVD
Blasting his way back to the top of the action box office charts, Steven Seagal plays a Detroit detective whose maverick ways get him demoted to the city's worst district. When Seagal discovers that some crooked cops are planning to sell confiscated heroin to Internet businessman/drug dealer DMX, he sets out to bring them to justice, with help from an unlikely ally. Isaiah Washington, Jill Hennessy and Tom Arnold also star. 101 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, French Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English, French; documentary; music video; theatrical trailer.
Two Can Play That Game [DVD](2001) DVD
Sassy ad exec Vivica A. Fox seems to have her pulse on the opposite sex, espousing advice to her three friends and keeping her boyfriend, attorney Morris Chestnut, in line. Trouble starts, however, when Chestnut is seen dancing with another gal in a restaurant, which puts Fox on the warpath. She initiates a 10-day plan that will have any man crawling back to his lady and getting his act together. Anthony Anderson, Mo'Nique and Tamala Jones also star. 90 min. Widescreen (Enhanced) and Standard; Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital Surround; Subtitles: English, Chinese, French, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, Thai; audio commentary; "making of" featurette; filmographies; music videos; theatrical trailers.
Barbershop [DVD](2002) DVD
High-spirited and controversy-sparking ensemble comedy set over the course of a day in a barbershop in a crime-infested South Side Chicago hood. Ice Cube is the financially-strapped third generation owner who frets about selling the shop to loan shark Keith David, while workers Cedric the Entertainer, Leonard Earl Howze, Sean Patrick Thomas, Eve, and Troy Garity engage themselves and customers in debates over politics, women, black history and other topics. 102 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, Spanish Dolby Digital Surround; Subtitles: English, French, Portuguese, Spanish; audio commentary; deleted scenes; outtakes; behind-the-scenes featurettes; music video; photo gallery; more.
Cradle 2 The Grave [DVD](2003) DVD
After professional jewel thief DMX lifts a stash of priceless diamonds, his daughter is abducted and held hostage in exchange for the gems. Desperate to free the girl, he forms a shaky alliance with Taiwanese intelligence agent Jet Li. But as the unlikely partners close in on the kidnappers, they discover that the stones may be at the center of a sinister plot to distribute a deadly weapon of mass destruction. Kelly Hu, Gabrielle Union, Mark Dacascos and Tom Arnold co-star in this relentless actioner. 101 min. Standard; Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, French Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English, French, Spanish; featurettes; music video; behind-the-scenes footage; theatrical trailer.
Kangaroo Jack [DVD](2003) DVD
In this fun-filled comic adventure, Brooklyn hairdresser Jerry O'Connell joins pal Anthony Anderson on a trip to Australia to deliver cash to an associate of Christopher Walken, O'Connell's mobster stepfather. After arriving Down Under, a kangaroo the two pals accidentally hit with their car swipes the money, prompting a wild trek to find the high-hopping thief. With Estella Warren, Michael Shannon and Bill Hunter. 89 min. Standard; Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, Spanish Dolby Digital 5.1, French Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English, Spanish, French; outtakes; featurettes; audio commentary; theatrical trailer; more.
Malibu's Most Wanted [DVD](2003) DVD
Aspiring rapper Jamie Kennedy struggles with the "hardships" of being male, upper class and white in this engaging satire. After his gubernatorial candidate father hires two clueless black actors to pose as gangsters, Kennedy gets a dubious lesson about life in the hood. But when the trio is kidnapped by real thugs, they must use their questionable street savvy to survive. Taye Diggs, Ryan O'Neal and the voice of Snoop Dogg co-star. 86 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital Surround; audio commentary; deleted scenes; alternate ending.
Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London [DVD](2004) DVD
Reprising his role as Cody Banks, teenage CIA agent extraordinaire, Frankie Muniz finds himself in London for an all-new adventure. When Muniz catches wind of corrupt agents at training camp, he must go undercover at a boarding school and use his crazy gadgets to thwart villains planning a dastardly mind-control plot to take over the world. Anthony Anderson, Hannah Spearritt co-star. 100 min. Standard and Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, French Dolby Digital stereo Surround, Spanish Dolby Digital stereo Surround; Subtitles: English, French, Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese; audio commentary; featurette; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer; photo gallery; quiz.
My Baby's Daddy [DVD](2004) DVD
Three immature bachelor pals (Eddie Griffin, Michael Imperioli, Anthony Anderson) have spent their lives partying hard and avoiding responsibility at all costs. But when they learn that their girlfriends are all pregnant at the same time, the prospect of fatherhood may be what it takes to scare the boys into growing up. Paula Jai Parker, Joanna Bacalso, Bai Ling also star. 99 min.