Home Video Report: Holiday Gift Ideas
By Bob Nelson
It’s that time of year for major holiday videos, with some welcome items.
Rise of the Planet of the Apes was last summer’s surprise hit.
Kung Fu Panda 2 was another popular item, with the voices of Dustin Hoffman and Angelina Jolie, among others.
Heavenly Creatures was the 1994 feature in which Kate Winslet kicked off her big-screen career.
Seven Chances is a Buster Keaton masterpiece, now in a high-definition transfer, in which the star is pursued by hundreds of would-be brides.
And, making its Blu-ray debut, the 1944 Vincent Minnelli musical masterpiece, Meet Me In St. Louis, starring Margaret O’Brien, Judy Garland, and Mary Astor.