New on DVD
Arbitrage: A troubled hedge fund magnate (Richard Gere) desperate to complete the sale of his trading empire makes an error that forces him to turn to an unlikely person for help. Also stars Susan Sarandon, Brit Marling. Rated R.
The Bourne Legacy: Aaron Cross (Jeremy Renner) experiences life-or-death stakes that have been triggered by previous events involving Jason Bourne. Also stars Edward Norton, Rachel Weisz. Rated PG-13.
Pitch Perfect: Beca (Anna Kendrick), a freshman at Barden University, joins The Bellas, her school’s all-girls singing group who decide to take on their male rivals in a campus competition. Also stars Brittany Snow, Rebel Wilson. Rated PG-13.
Trouble With the Curve: An ailing baseball scout (Clint Eastwood), in his twilight years, takes his daughter (Amy Adams) along for one last recruiting trip. Also stars John Goodman. Rated PG-13.
Girls: The Complete First Season: The HBO series “Girls,” which begins a second season on Jan. 13, is a comedy about four twentysomething friends, including aspiring writer Hannah Horvath (Lena Dunham, also the show’s creator, main writer and frequent director), who learns that her parents (played by Peter Scolari and Becky Ann Baker), will no longer support her.
JAG: The Complete Series: Includes 10 seasons of the TV military law show that focuses on the cases of Harmon Rabb (David James Elliott), a former Navy fighter pilot, and his fellow lawyers of the U.S. Navy’s Judge Advocate General’s office. Also stars Catherine Bell, Patrick Labyorteaux.
Mankind: The 12-hour History Channel series spans the first flourishing of civilization in Mesopotamia to the discovery of America.