Burn After Reading

*** (Universal Studios, '08) $29.98. 96 mins. The Coen Brothers put a dark and comic spin on spy thrillers. With George Clooney, Brad Pitt, John Malkovich. R (violence, sex, profanity, adult themes)

Death Race

** (Universal Studios, '08) $29.98. 105 mins. The remake of

Death Race 2000

doesn't improve upon the original. With Jason Statham, Joan Allen, Tyrese Gibson, Ian McShane. R (strong violence and profanity)

The Women (2008)

**1/2 (New Line Home Video, '08) $28.98. 114 mins. With Meg Ryan, Eva Mendes, Annette Bening, Debra Messing, Jada Pinkett-Smith. PG-13 (sex-related material, brief drug use)

Savage Grace

*1/2 (IFC, '07) $24.95. 98 mins. The true story of Barbara Daly. With Julianne Moore, Stephen Dillane, Elena Anaya. NR (incest, sexual content)

Stars: **** Excellent; *** Good; ** Fair; * Poor. Videos without 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.

- Compiled by Lloylita Prout

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