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Sunday, July 19, 2009

Weekly Couch Potato News for 07/19/2009

Here's the link for the Weekly Ads. There are quite a few good DVDs coming out this week!

DVDs (released on Tuesday):  Prison Break: The Final Break

  • Watchmen
  • Watchmen: Director's Cut
  • Coraline
  • Prison Break: The Final Break
  • Robot Chicken: Star Wars – Episode II
  • Browse the full list of July 21st DVD releases on Amazon.com.

Music (released on Tuesday):

TV Shows (most info from http://tvlistings.zap2it.com/):

  • Tonight – There is a new episode of Merlin @ 8pm [promo] on NBC, and HBO has new episodes of True Blood @ 9pm [promo] and Hung @ 10pm. Additionally, tonight @ 7pm on the Lifetime Movie Network, catch Held Hostage. I don't usually get behind made-for-TV movies; however, this stars Julie Benz from Dexter. Check your cable/satellite guide for additional airings and the exact channel, but for me LMN is Comcast channel 119.

  • Monday – nothin'
  • Tuesday – There is a new episode of Better Off Ted @ 9pm on ABC and a new episode of Warehouse 13 @ 9pm [promo] on Syfy.

  • Wednesday – nothin'
  • Thursday – nothin'
  • Friday – FOX has a new episode of Mental @ 9pm.
  • Saturday – There's a new episode of The Secret Saturdays on Cartoon Network @ 8:30am.
  • Next Sunday (07/26) – There will be brand new episodes of Merlin, True Blood, Hung, and…. {drum roll}…. Robot Chicken!!

Events:

Comic Books:

Here is this week's list of new comics, including Blackest Night: Tales of the Corp #2, Final Crisis: Legion of Three Worlds #5, Green Lantern #44, Supergirl #43, and Freddy Vs Jason Vs Ash The Nightmare Warriors #2.

BLACKEST NIGHT: TALES OF THE CORPS #2 (OF 3) [click to enlarge] GREEN LANTERN #44 [click to enlarge] FREDDY VS. JASON VS. ASH: THE NIGHTMARE WARRIORS #2 (OF 6) [click to enlarge]

Movies:

This week, without any mega-blockbusters hitting the big screens, you once again have a few movies to choose from. Among them is the movie to make you reconsider adoption Orphan and the Gerard Butler/Katherine Heigl comedy The Ugly Truth. For the full list of this weekend's theatrical releases click here.

Orphan trailer [click here or watch below]

The Ugly Truth trailer [click here or watch below]

Closing Thought:

Infomercial: The Tiddy Bear (1:59) [click here or watch below]