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Audrey Tautou plays French fashion designer Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel in Anne Fontaine's "Coco Before Chanel."
Audrey Tautou plays French fashion designer Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel in Anne Fontaine's "Coco Before Chanel."
Chantal Thomine-Desmazures

The following DVDs will be released Tuesday, unless otherwise specified:

"Black Dynamite" (Sony, $24.96) — "Blaxsploitation" spoof, starring Michael Jai White as a '70s action-movie superstar.

Special features: Deleted and extended scenes.

R (sex, nudity, profanity, violence, drugs)

"Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever" (Lionsgate, $26.98) — Direct-to-DVD sequel to the 2002 horror hit, starring Rider Strong.

Special features: Unrated version (also $26.98) features deleted scenes and additional footage.

R (violence, gore, vulgarity, sex, nudity, profanity)

"Coco Before Chanel" (Sony, $28.96) — ★★★ Audrey Tautou is as winning as ever as French designer Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel. French with subtitles.

PG-13 (vulgarity, sex, slurs, mild profanity, nude artwork)

"Good Hair" (Lionsgate, $27.98) — Comedian/actor Chris Rock narrates this documentary about African-American hairstyles.

Special features: Deleted scenes.

PG-13 (profanity, vulgarity, drugs, brief partial nudity)

"Hellhounds" (Vivendi, $14.93) — Horror-fantasy, originally produced for cable television and based on Greek mythology. Not rated, probable R (violence, gore)

"Hunger" (Criterion, $39.95) — ★★★½ — Those who are able to stand the film's assault won't be able to shake it off.

Not rated, probable R (violence, profanity, nudity, torture, gore, slurs, vulgarity, brief drugs)

"Law Abiding Citizen" (Overture/Anchor Bay, $29.98) —½ — A confused, contrived and messy revenge-thriller. Jamie Foxx stars.

Special features: Behind-the-scenes minidocumentary.

R (violence, gore, profanity, drugs, rape, torture, vulgarity, slurs, brief partial nudity)

"Phantom Racer" (Vivendi, $14.93) — Horror-thriller, originally produced for cable television, about a ghostly race driver bent on revenge.

Not rated, probable R (violence, gore)

"Revanche" (Criterion, $39.95) — ★★★ A thriller so gritty and grimy you may feel like you need to take a shower after seeing it. German with subtitles.

Not rated, probable R (nudity, sex, violence, vulgarity, drugs, profanity, slurs)

"Women in Trouble" (Screen Media, $24.98) — Multicharacter comedy starring Carla Gugino, Simon Baker and Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

R (sex, vulgarity, profanity)

Some upcoming DVD releases include:


Feb. 23: "The Box" — Warner; "Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant" — Universal; "The Damned United" — Sony; "The Informant!" — Warner; "Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths" — Warner; "Motherhood" — E1


March 2: "2012" — Sony; "Cold Souls" — Universal; "Gentlemen Broncos" — Fox; "Ponyo" — Disney; "We Live in Public" — IndiePix; "Where the Wild Things Are" — Warner

March 9: "The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day" — Sony; "Capitalism: A Love Story" — Anchor Bay; "Planet 51" — Sony; "Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire" — Lionsgate; "The Stoning of Soraya M." — Lionsgate

March 16: "Armored" — Sony; "The Fourth Kind" — Universal; "Ninja Assassin" — Warner; "The Princess and the Frog" — Disney

March 20: "The Twilight Saga: New Moon" — Summit

March 23: "The Blind Side" — Warner; "Brothers" — Lionsgate; "Fantastic Mr. Fox" — Fox; "The Men Who Stare at Goats" — Anchor Bay; "The Prisoner" — Warner

March 30: "Sherlock Holmes" — Warner