Because I Said So **
(Universal Studios, '07) $29.98 DVD. 102 mins. A single mother of three daughters tries to find the perfect man for her youngest. The daughter, played by Mandy Moore, has no idea what her meddling mother is up to when she posted an online personal ad to find her child a mate. With Diane Keaton, Gabriel Macht, Tom Everett Scott.
(sexual content, profanity)
Catch & Release **
(Sony Pictures, '07) $28.95 DVD. 112 mins. After a bride's husband-to-be dies the day before the wedding, she moves in with his roommates and learns that he had a child he never told her about. With Jennifer Garner, Timothy Olyphant, Kevin Smith.
(sexual content, profanity, drug use)
Music & Lyrics *** (Warner Home Video, '07) $28.98 DVD. 104 mins. A has-been singer and a poet try to come up with a love song as the next pop hit. With Drew Barrymore, Hugh Grant. PG-13 (profanity, sexual candor) (CC)
The Painted Veil ***1/2
(Warner Home Video, '07) $27.95 DVD. 125 mins. Romance set in the 1920s stars Edward Norton and Naomi Watts as a married couple who relocate to Shanghai, where an extramarital affair ensues and drives a plot of revenge. With Liev Schreiber, Toby Jones.
(violence, sex, adult themes) (CC)
Stars: **** Excellent; Good; ** Fair; * Poor. Videos with no stars were not reviewed by The Inquirer. MPAA ratings: Motion Picture Association of America ratings are included for titles that received them. If the title was reviewed by The Inquirer, further parental warnings (violence, nudity, etc.) are included. (CC): Closed captioned.
- Compiled by Lloylita Prout
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