Sorry, What to Watch took a turkey day break as last week was really light on new product worth mentioning. This week? Pretty much the same but we don’t want you to miss us too badly. Here’s five recent Blu-ray, DVD, and streaming releases that may have caught your attention on new release shelves lately, ranked in the order we’d add them to our holiday wish list.
‘Ghost Whisperer’ on CBS With Jennifer Love Hewitt to Air ‘Dead Ringer’ Episode on May 14, 2010
CHICAGO – The all-new episode 521 of “Ghost Whisperer” on CBS, which is called “Dead Ringer,” will air on Friday, May 14, 2010.
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In its fifth season, the series centers on a newlywed named Melinda Gordon (Jennifer Love Hewitt) with the ability to communicate with the earthbound spirits of the recently deceased. She overcomes skepticism and doubt to help send their important messages to the living and allow the dead to pass over to the other side.
“Ghost Whisperer” features Jennifer Love Hewitt, David Conrad, Camryn Manheim, Christoph Sanders and Jamie Kennedy from series creator John Gray. Information follows about this all-new episode.
In “Dead Ringer,” a routine haunting turns very strange when a man whose ghost Melinda is trying to help suddenly turns up alive. Melinda finds herself caught in a bizarre and dangerous revenge plot while battling enemies she didn’t know she had. Meanwhile, the romance between Melinda and Jim Clancy (David Conrad) deepens in an unexpected way.
“Dead Ringer” guest stars Michael Graziadei as “Kyle” (“The Young and the Restless,” “90210”), Stephanie Lemlin as “Gale” (“Kung Fu Panda,” “CSI”), Will Shadley as “Boy Seth” (“Chowder,” “Dirty Sexy Money”), Timon Kyle Durrett as “Sheriff” (“Samantha Who?,” “The Young and the Restless”) and Randolph Montooth as “Allen” (“One Life to Live,” “As the World Turns”).
Musically, this episode features “It’s Me” by Helen Austin, “I Just Realized” by Matt Wertz (Handwritten Records), “In Front Of Me” by Greg Laswell (Vanguard Records) and an original score by Mark Snow (eight Emmy nominations).