HAROLD AND MAUDE (1971)
Bud Cort and Ruth Gordon’s counterculturally kooky January-December romance gets Criterion treatment. If you want to sing out, sing out. Extras: new commentary by a biographer of director Hal Ashby; new interview with Yusuf Islam (formerly Cat Stevens). (Criterion, $29.95; Blu-ray, $39.95)
IN DARKNESS (2011)
Agnieszka Holland dramatizes the story of a World War II Polish sewer worker who takes Jews underground, literally, to escape the Nazis, then finds his opportunistic venture growing into something deeper. Extras: conversation with Holland and a real-life survivor. (Sony, $30.99; Blu-ray, $35.99)
THE COMPLETE EIGHTH SEASON (2011)
Last call for Vince, Eric, Drama, and Turtle . Extras: cast and guest-star interviews. (HBO, $39.98; Blu-ray, $49.99)
TOO BIG TO FAIL (2011)
HBO and director Curtis Hanson (“L.A. Confidential”) tackle the financial-crisis bestseller. The cast includes William Hurt, Paul Giamatti, and Cynthia Nixon. Extras: cast and crew featurettes. (HBO, $19.97; Blu-ray, $24.99)
GHOST RIDER: SPIRIT OF VENGEANCE (2012)
Nicolas Cage’s flaming-skulled comic book antihero returns, this time to protect a boy cryptically being targeted by satanic Ciarán Hinds. Directing duo Mark Neveldine/Brian Taylor throw enough inventive craziness at us to semi-legitimize a sequel that no one asked for. Extras: Blu-ray video commentary and featurettes. (Sony, $30.99; Blu-ray, $35.99; 3-D, $45.99)
Bill Murray and the Camp North Star gang hit Blu-ray. Extras: filmmaker commentary.
Titles are in stores Tuesday. Tom Russo can be reached at email@example.com.