Welcome to MovieWeb's daily DVD announcement column, The Daily Spin.

Everyday at 9:00AM PST we compile a list of titles which have been recently announced by the studios and have been given or rumored with a release date. Click a title below to see the full press release info attached to the release.

Enjoy and stay tuned to MovieWeb for the latest home video announcements, 9:00AM PST, on the dot, Monday through Friday.

January 24th{@IMG:YJta1uUlkwonEQWl0OZd8pgxlJytvR|Movie [email protected]}

The saga of the wealthy Ewing family continues in its fourth season - full of sibling wars, adultery, threats of divorce and doomed new marriages. In its fourth season, Miss Ellie learns shocking news about Jock that she finds unforgiveable, J.R. battles for his life and for control of Ewing Oil and the Ewing wives look elsewhere for love. Don't miss out on the season that solved the greatest cliffhanger in television history: Who Shot J.R.?


1. No More Mister Nice Guy (Part 1)

2. No More Mister Nice Guy (Part 2)

3. Nightmare

4. Who Done It?

5. Taste of Success

6. The Venezuelan Connection

7. The Fourth Son

8. Trouble at Ewing 23

9. The Prodigal Mother

10. Executive Wife

11. End of the Road (Part 1)

12. End of the Road (Part 2)

3 - SIDE A

13. Making of a President

14. Start the Revolution with Me

15. The Quest

16. Lover, Come Back

17. The New Mrs. Ewing

18. Mark of Cain

19. The Gathering Storm

20. Ewing vs. Ewing

21. New Beginnings

22. Full Circle

23. Ewing-Gate

EC: Dallas Reunion: The Return to Southfork

Movie Picture

Action star Jackie Chan (Rush Hour 1 & 2) moves like a Thunderbolt in this pedal-to-the-metal movie that places Chan in the high-speed, high-risk world of auto-racing. Available for the first time on DVD, Thunderbolt is packed with death-defying stunts and incredible car crashes. So fasten your seat belts because with Chan at the wheel, the action isn't just hard-driving, it's hard-hitting too!

Technical Specs

Not Rated: R

Rating Reason: Violence

No. of Discs: 1

Packaging Type: Amaray Case

Run Time: 84

Sound Track Language: English

Subtitles: English, Espanol

Aspect Ratio: Original Aspect Ratio - 2.35 / Standard [4:3 Transfer] / Widescreen [16:9 Transfer]

Sound Quality: English: Dolby Surround 5.1 - English: Dolby Surround Stereo 2.0 - English - Stereo Surround Sound is in Cantonese

January 31st{@IMG:AJAzFREKU8uZSBx1PSJcvowzIiW2tM|Movie [email protected]}

A provocative drama based on a true story of the high profile murder of powerful multi-millionaire Ted Ammon. The movie unfolds around his relationship with his volatile, estranged wife, her lover with a dubious past, and Ammon's shocking murder that created scandalous headlines.

DVD Feature

-Interviews with cast & crew

November 22nd{@IMG:ZptupTMYWh552tJ5K6y8dlInCFk4kL|Movie [email protected]}

An earth-shattering adventure that both "rivets and amazes" (Michael Wilmington, Chicago Tribune), War of the Worlds reunites superstar Tom Cruise and Academy Award-winning director Steven Spielberg for one of the most awe-inspiring cinematic experiences of all time!

DVD Features

-Designing the Enemy: Tripods and Aliens featurette

-Introduction by Spielberg

-Four-part production diary documentary

-Four behind-the-scenes featurettes (The HG Wells Legacy, Characters: The Family Unit of War of the Worlds, Pre-Visualization and Scoring War of the Worlds)

-Closing words by Steven Spielberg

-Design and Production photo galleries

November 29th{@IMG:CtzXO6lbKb86cW6p5vGCRpakV2QpCP|Movie [email protected]}

Oprah Winfrey presents THEIR EYES WERE WATCHING GOD, the passionate romantic drama, on DVD for the first time on November 29 from Buena Vista Home Entertainment. Based on the best-selling book by Zora Neale Hurston, this engaging film stars Academy Award®-winner Halle Berry (Best Actress “Monsters Ball” 2001; “Robots,” “Die Another Day”) as a free-spirited woman on a quest for fulfillment in one of the greatest love stories ever.

Technical Specs

Rating: TV-14

Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1, formatted 4x3

Sound: Dolby® Digital 5.1 Surround Sound

Language: English Audio

Movie Picture

In the tradition of “Gladiator” and “Troy,” EMPIRE is a sweeping epic with a thrilling storyline of politics and intrigue. Beginning with the assassination of Julius Caesar, which sends Rome into chaos, this exciting story is filled with the infinite power, greed, action and lust that defined the Roman Empire.

DVD Feaatures

-Behind the scenes "Making Of" Footage

Movie Picture

PROJECT RUNWAY was conceived in the mold of the successful “Project Greenlight” series, highlighting the struggle for success in the fashion world as ‘Greenlight’ has done for the cinema world. Cameras follow a group of up-and-coming designers who compete in weekly challenges and are given all the resources of a top designer, in order to prepare a competitive runway show for the famous New York Fall Fashion Week. Supermodel Heidi Klum and leading American designer Michael Kors oversee the designers and their designs.

DVD Features

-“Wear Are They Now?” a follow-up of favorite contestants

-“Deleted Seams” – never-before seen deleted scenes from the series

-Designer gallery showcasing the fabulous creations from the show’s featured designers

December 6th{@IMG:7JyjuKrAWoHmtc254sfonhfNU5S9ow|Movie [email protected]}

GARGOYLES is the animated story of a group of fantastic superbeings who protect mankind from danger. Their story begins in medieval times, when Gargoyles were stone statues by day, but were transformed at sundown into fearsome, living creatures.

DVD Features

-Episode introductions with series creator Greg Wiseman -The Gathering of Cast and Crew Featurette

-Audi commentary on the “City of Stone” episodes (parts 1-4)

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