New on DVD this week: ‘Prince of Persia,’ ‘Black Cauldron’ anniversary edition

Disney celebrates the 25th anniversary of its 25th animated feature film, The Black Cauldron, with a special edition DVD release Tuesday. It features a deleted scene and “The Witches’ Challenge Game,” a trivia contest, a still frame gallery and the classic 1952 Donald Duck cartoon “Trick Or Treat.”

Prince of Persia: Sands of Time also hits DVD, Blu-ray and download channels Tuesday, at many different price points with various features.


Bazinga! Jim Parsons wins an Emmy for ‘Big Bang Theory’

After getting robbed of an Emmy with his first nomination last year, Jim Parsons was finally honored this weekend with the award for best lead actor in a comedy series for his work as the neurotic theoretical physicist Sheldon Cooper in CBS’ The Big Bang Theory. Parsons beat out some pretty serious competition, including three-time […]


‘Big Bang’ showdown: Sheldon’s foe Wil Wheaton returns

Sheldon Cooper’s archenemy, Wil Wheaton, is poised to make a second appearance on CBS’ nerdy sitcom, The Big Bang Theory. As a child, Wheaton (left-hand picture) starred in Stand By Me before going on to play wunderkind Wesley Crusher on Star Trek: The Next Generation and later achieve success in voice-over work, blogging and autobiographical […]