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UNDERWORLD TRILOGY: THE ESSENTIAL COLLECTION (2003-09)

The “Matrix’’-y vampires-and-werewolves series gets a Blu-ray reissue timed to this month’s new installment. (Sony, $45.99; available now)

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I DON’T KNOW HOW SHE DOES IT (2011)

Sarah Jessica Parker plays a Boston working mom. Mildred Pierce she’s not. With Greg Kinnear and Pierce Brosnan. Extras: Conversation with source novelist Allison Pearson. (Anchor Bay, $29.98; Blu-ray, $39.99)

THE INCREASINGLY POOR DECISIONS OF TODD MARGARET: SERIES ONE (2010)

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Anglophilically challenged fool David Cross skips off to London to market an unhawkable energy drink called Thunder Muscle. That’s just the setup, of course - but isn’t it enough? Extras: Commentaries by Cross and others; cast and crew interviews; bloopers. (MPI Home Video, $24.98; available now)

DON’T BE AFRAID OF THE DARK (2011)

Guillermo del Toro puts his producing stamp on a horror tale about a young girl sent to live with her estranged father (Guy Pearce), his girlfriend (Katie Holmes), and the eerie forces sharing the house with them. Extras: Featurettes. (Sony, $30.99; Blu-ray, $35.99)

FINAL DESTINATION 5 (2011)

A busload of office workers cheat death, temporarily, when they ditch their ride moments before a bridge collapse. Fans who’ve been thirsting for gore via LASIK machine should get their giddy fill. Extras: Featurettes. (New Line, $28.98; Blu-ray, $35.99; available now)

APOLLO 18 (2011)

The “Paranormal Activity’’ horror-verite aesthetic lands on the moon. Extras: Filmmaker commentary; alternate scenes. (Anchor Bay, $29.98; Blu-ray, $39.99; available now)

JUSTIFIED: THE COMPLETE SECOND SEASON (2011)

Timothy Olyphant lays down some more Southern law. Extras: Blu-ray roundtable; featurettes. (Sony, $45.99; Blu-ray, $55.99)

Titles are in stores Tuesday unless specified. Tom Russo can be reached at trusso2222@gmail.com.
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