Cool stuff on DVD today: 'Help!' and more

05:00 AM, Jun 25, 2013

The Beatles' 'Help!' is on Blu-ray today. Handout/


Written By by Whitney Matheson, USA TODAY

Want to curl up with a good film tonight? Here’s the best of what’s out there:

Release o’ the week: Help!. A fab deluxe edition of the Beatles classic arrives on Blu-ray and includes a 30-minute making-of documentary, memories from the cast and crew and more.

- Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids: The Complete Series. Hey, hey, hey! You’re gonna have a good time with this 15-disc collection.

- No. Gael Garcia Bernal stars in this acclaimed drama as a savvy ad exec hoping to change the politics of Chile in the late ’80s.

- A Place at the Table. The documentary examines hunger in America.

- Supporting Characters. GirlsAlex Karpovsky stars in this indie romantic comedy.

- The Fartist. Brian Posehn’s delivers a fresh (if foul-sounding) standup special.

Also out: The Incredible Burt Wonderstone, Shoah (Criterion), The Call, Upside Down, CSI: NY — The Final Season, Masterpiece Mystery: Inspector Lewis — Season Six

Blu-ray highlight: Shaun of the Dead, Paul, Scott Pilgrim and Hot Fuzz get new Blu-ray releases that come with UltraViolet and digital copies.

Related news: The fascinating Shining documentary Room 237 arrives Sept. 24.

Next week: The Venus and Serena documentary arrives.