Digital Breakdown: Extras make ‘Juno’ worth it 

"Juno" is the amusing tale of a teen who unexpectedly gets pregnant. Her life is sent down a spiraling path of adoption, interference and sarcasm. Ellen Page is great as the title character; some may remember her as Kitty Pryde from "X-Men — The Last Stand" or her turn as the teenage vigilante in "Hard Candy." "Juno," a funny, compassionate film based on real-life experiences, pushed her into the upper echelon of young, talented Hollywood actresses with Oscar nominations. This set includes a digital copy of the film that may be uploaded to a computer or portable media player, four featurettes on the making of the film, deleted scenes, a gag reel and audio commentary from the director. Price: $34.98 to $39.98. Rent or buy: Buy.

ALIENS VS. PREDATOR — REQUIEM UNRATED TWO-DISC SPECIAL EDITION

"Aliens Vs. Predator — Requiem" isn’t as bad as the first "AVP" film. But if you are expecting it to live up to either the first "Predator" film or the first two "Aliens" movies, you will be disappointed. Given that the "Aliens" and "Predator" franchises have been relegated to films in which they fight each other, this second "AVP" remains better than the first lame one — or none at all. This set has a digital copy of the film, five featurettes, seven set-design galleries, two audio commentaries and 10 more minutes of footage than seen in the version released to theaters. Price: $34.98 to $39.98. Rent or buy: Rent.

IN THE NAME OF THE KING: A DUNGEON SIEGE TALE

It seems no one can stop Uwe Boll. He’s the guy who keeps churning out ultra-terrible movies based on video games such as "BloodRayne" and "Alone in the Dark." Movies based on video games aren’t necessarily a bad thing — note "Resident Evil" and "Hitman" — but everything Boll comes up with seems to be cheap schlock and downright awful. Even more surprising is that decent actors are in these movies. "In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale" — based on the popular video game "Dungeon Siege" — stars Jason Statham, Leelee Sobieski and Claire Forlani. Even though this DVD has deleted scenes, featurettes and more, it’s one you can easily miss. Price: $27.98. Rent or buy: Neither.

A PASSAGE TO INDIA — TWO-DISC COLLECTOR’S EDITION

The 1984 film starring PeggyAshcroft, Judy Davis, Victor Banerjee and Alec Guinness makes its DVD debut in a deluxe set. The movie tells the story of a young Englishwoman who gets wrapped up in intrigue and culture in a country far away. The film has been remastered; extras include seven big featurettes on the production and lasting effects of the film and audio commentary from producer Richard Goodwin. Price: $24.96 to $28.95. Rent or buy: Buy.

ALIEN NATION — ULTIMATE MOVIE COLLECTION

"Alien Nation" was one of those quirky science-fiction films that spawned a television series of the same name, but with different actors and a much richer mythology. The show lasted only one season and ended with a cliffhanger. Fox, in an attempt to provide closure for fans, went on to offer five stand-alone, made-for-TV movies in the course of five years in the mid-1990s. They are: "Dark Horizon," "Body and Soul," "The Enemy Within," "Millennium" and "The Udara Legacy." This set also features four making-of featurettes, four gag reels, photo galleries and a 25-minute reunion featurette. Price: $49.98. Rent or buy: Buy, if a fan.

Other DVDs coming out Tuesday: "Predator (Blu-ray)," "Impulse," "American Dad — Volume 3," "Lars and the Real Girl," "Loch Ness Terror," "I Want Someone to Eat Cheese With," "Melrose Place — The Fourth Season," "Inside," "Mannequin & Mannequin 2: On the Move," "American Bullfighter" and "The Backwoods."

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