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Sunday, December 20, 2009

Weekly Couch Potato News for 12/20/2009

lazy christmas tree

Here's the link for the Weekly Ads. (500) DAYS OF SUMMER [click to enlarge]

DVDs (released on Tuesday):  

  • (500) DAYS OF SUMMER
  • DISTRICT 9
  • Extract
  • Family Guy Presents: Something Something Something Dark Side
  • Browse the full list of December 20th DVD releases on Amazon.com.

Music (released on Tuesday):

  • Mudvayne - Mudvayne [official site] (This is allegedly being released one day early, on Monday instead of Tuesday.)
    • Check out the first single "Scream With Me [click here or listen below]

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

  • Tonight – Starting at 8pm, CBS has the 3-hour season finale & live reunion show for Survivor: Samoa.
  • Monday – nothing noteworthy
  • Tuesday – ABC has new episodes of Scrubs @ 9pm [promo] and Better Off Ted @ 9:30pm.

  • Wednesday – nothing noteworthy
  • Thursday – nothing noteworthy
  • Friday – nothing noteworthy
  • Saturday – Cartoon Network has a new episode of The Secret Saturdays @ 9pm.

Events:

Comic Books (released on Wednesday):

Here is this week's list of new comics, including Blackest Night: JSA #1, Green Lantern #49, Teen Titans #78 (a Blackest Night tie-in), and Freddy vs. Jason vs. Ash #6.

BLACKEST NIGHT: JSA #1 (OF 3) [click to enlarge] GREEN LANTERN #49 [click to enlarge] TEEN TITANS #78 [click to enlarge] FREDDY VS. JASON VS. ASH: THE NIGHTMARE WARRIORS #6 (OF 6) [click to enlarge]

Movies (in theaters beginning Friday):

This year for Christmas, Guy Ritchie gives us Sherlock Holmes. As a bonus, Terry Gilliam has a special treat for us – Heath Ledger's final movie – The Imaginarium Of Doctor Parnassus. For the full list of this coming weekend's releases, click here.

SHERLOCK HOLMES theatrical trailer [click here or watch below]

THE IMAGINARIUM OF DOCTOR PARNASSUS theatrical trailer [click here or watch below]

Closing Thought:

 The PEARLS BEFORE SWINE version of the Advent Calendar [click to enlarge]