Trailers: What’s coming on DVD/Blu-ray, December 2011

Belle de jour. color. 100+ min. In French w/English subtitles. Luis Buñuel, dist. by Criterion Collection. Jan. 2012. DVD ISBN 9781604655056. $29.95; Blu-ray ISBN 9781604655049. $39.95. DRAMA
Catherine Deneuve as the housewife/prostitute Séverine.

Bombay Beach. color. 76+ min. Alma Har’el, dist. by Entertainment One. Jan. 2012. DVD ISBN 9781417236510. $24.98. SOCIAL SCIENCE
A tourist dream vacation becomes an environmental nightmare.

Godzilla. 2 discs. b/w. 96+ min. In Japanese w/English subtitles. Ishiro Honda, dist. by Criterion Collection. Jan. 2012. DVD ISBN 9781604655117. $29.95; 1-disc Blu-ray ISBN 9781604655100. $39.95. SF
The 1954 Japanese original, with the U.S. remake starring Raymond Burr.>

HappyThankyouMorePlease. color. 99+ min. Josh Radnor, dist. by Anchor Bay Entertainment. Jan. 2012. DVD UPC 013132433493. $14.98; Blu-ray UPC 013132440293. $19.99. Rated: R. ROMANTIC COMEDY
Romance on the menu between an aspiring novelist and a singer/waitress.

I’m Glad My Mother Is Alive. color. 90+ min. In French w/English subtitles. Claude & Nathan Miller, dist. by Strand Releasing. Jan. 2012. DVD UPC 712267302529. $27.99. DRAMA
An adopted teen seeks his birth mother; based on a true story.

Spork. color. 92+ min. JB Ghuman Jr., dist. by Entertainment One. Feb. 2012. DVD ISBN 9781417236534. $24.98. SDH subtitles. COMEDY/MUSICAL
A 13-year-old misfit finds her niche.

Traffic. color. 147+ min. In English & Spanish w/English subtitles. Steven Soderbergh, dist. by Criterion Collection. Jan. 2012. Blu-ray ISBN 9781604655339. $39.95. Rated: R. DRAMA
Academy Award winner about drugs and politics. A prescription for thrills.‚ Bette-Lee Fox

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Bette-Lee Fox ( is Managing Editor, Library Journal.

Now in her 46th year with Library Journal, Bette-Lee also edits LJ's Video Reviews column, six times a year Romance column, and e-original Romance reviews, which post weekly as LJ Xpress Reviews. She received the Romance Writers of America (RWA) Vivian Stephens Industry Award in 2013 for having "contributed to the genre or to RWA in a significant and/or continuing manner"