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DVD Tuesday: Tell Everyone!

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Best film of 2008 | Photo courtesy of Revolver Entertainment

If you didn't see Tell No One in the theater last year, go out and immediately buy or rent the best movie released in the U.S. in 2008. Rarely does a film set up such a fantastical premise and deliver on it so perfectly. Slumdog Millionaire never deserved the mini-backlash it received. Based on its kinetic cinematography alone, it was one of the best films of the year. Sure, Dev Patel's performance was a little flat (ok, very flat), but Freida Pinto was absolutely luminous and the child actors were a revelation. As for Marley & Me and Seven Pounds...skip and skip. Spend your money on the great Leonard Cohen or any of these comedy specials.

Tell No One
Slumdog Millionaire
Marley and Me
Seven Pounds
Leonard Cohen: Live in London
Jim Gaffigan: King Baby
Ricky Gervais: Out of England - The Stand-Up Special
Dennis Miller: The HBO Comedy Specials
Il Generale Della Rovere - Criterion Collection
The IT Crowd: The Complete Season One