The notable home video releases of the week of July 23rd, 2013 include a thriller film and sets from three varied animated television series.
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“Trance” (Rated R, 20th Century Fox, DVD & Blu-Ray) – Starring James McAvoy and Rosario Dawson, Trance follows the main character named Simon. Simon has a multi-million dollar painting in his possession, but can’t remember why.
“Duck Dodgers: Season Two – Deep Space Duck” (Warner Home Video, DVD Only) – The second season of the Cartoon Network series continues the adventures of Daffy Duck as Duck Dodgers, based on the original short from decades earlier. This set includes 13 episodes spread across two discs, including “The Love Duck” and the two-part installment, “Of Course, You Know This Means War and Peace.”
“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Season 3” (Lionsgate, DVD Only) – This 4-disc set includes all 47 episodes of the original animated series based on the hit comic book. Season 3 aired in 1989 and included the animated debut of such characters as the Rat King and Casey Jones.
“Superfriends: Season 5 – A Dangerous Fate” (Warner Home Video; DVD Only) – Another release of the long-running Superfriends series from the 70s and 80s that featured iconic DC Comics heroes such as Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman, “A Dangerous Fate” includes 24 shorts from the 1980-1981 season.