Little Britain USA
DVD
HBO Home Entertainment
In shops now

Perhaps it was the cameo of Rosie O’Donnell, or the muscle-man suits that captured us, but we have certainly fallen for this American adaptation from HBO.


Slumdog Millionaire: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
CD
Interscope Records
In shops now

M.I.A. aside, the energetic and addictive score has won the Golden Globe, and we suggest you add it to your cart.


American Teen
DVD
Paramount Home Entertainment
In shops now

Totes the real-life “Breakfast Club,” except in Indiana circa a year ago.


Cherry Jones as Madame President Alison Taylor on “24.”
The Tony Award-winning Broadway actress says “She’s not Hillary. . .She’s a combination of Eleanor Roosevelt, Golda Meier, and John Wayne.”


80 Years of the Oscar
BOOK
Abbeville Press
In shops now

Robert Osborne’s official history of the Academy Awards. Year by year, you can remind yourself of all the great films you haven’t seen. Speaking of which, we so need to Netflix “The Deer Hunter.”


Breakfast at Tiffany’s & Funny Face
DVD
Paramount Home Entertainment
In shops now

In the continuing Centennial Collection releases, here are new 2-disc sets of the Audrey Hepburn classics. Bonus deliciousness includes the original theatrical trailers for both, a making of, and a retrospective feature on Paramount in the ’50s. Movie buffs, take notice.


Peoplepets.com
People magazine thinks pets are people too. Very cute. Bookmark it and share with your four-legged friends.


American Idol Season 8
TELEVISION
FOX

It’s not just the singing that’s cringe worthy this year. Hooray for another 6 months of Idol!



Friday Night Lights: Season 3

TELEVISION
NBC
Friday nights. Duh.

After this season had it’s run on Direct TV, the rest of us can now enjoy. Hopefully there’s no murder plotlines this year. Kyle Chandler and Connie Britton remain the best things about the show, but the kids are all pretty hot, so we’ll pay attention to them, too.