What’s Hot


Last week’s Top 5 rentals: “Kiss the Girls,” “I Know What You Did Last Summer,” “Seven Years in Tibet,” “Red Corner” and “Boogie Nights.”

Last week’s Top 5 sellers: “The Little Mermaid,” “Peter Pan,” “Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery,” “Elmopalooza” and “Hercules.”

What’s New

In stores this week:

“Anastasia” (Fox, $27), animated musical about the youngest daughter of Russia’s Romanov family. (G)


“The Jackal” (Universal), remake of “The Day of the Jackal” starring Bruce Willis and Richard Gere. (R)

“Telling Lies in America” (BMG), period drama starring Kevin Bacon. (PG-13)

“Kiss or Kill” (Universal), Australian thriller. (R)

“The Beast” (Universal), an edited version of the 1996 NBC miniseries. (PG-13)

“Family Life” (Fox Lorber), Ken Loach’s social conscious drama.

“Alfred Hitchcock: Master of Suspense” (WinStar, $20), documentary.

“The Very Best of Rhoda” (New Video, $40), nine episodes from the ‘70s sitcom.

“NBA’s Hardwood Heroes” (NBA Video, $15), a look at the game’s top 11 players.

“NBA Wired for Sound” (NBA Video, $15), behind-the-scenes peek at players and coaches.

“Trading Favors” (Trimark), romantic drama starring Rosanna Arquette. (R)

“Our Mother’s Murder” (Universal), thriller starring Holly Marie Combs. (PG-13)

“Perfect Target” (Avalanche), action thriller starring Robert Englund. (R)

What’s Coming

Tuesday: “Alien Resurrection,” “Mouse Hunt,” “Gattaca” and “For Richer or for Poorer.”

May 12: “Tomorrow Never Dies,” “Washington Square,” “Playing God” and “Close Encounters of the Third Kind: Collector’s Edition.”

May 19: “As Good as It Gets,” “Starship Troopers,” “Shall We Dance?” and “An American Werewolf in Paris.”

May 26: “John Grisham’s The Rainmaker,” “Deconstructing Harry,” “The Sweet Hereafter,” “Firestorm,” “The Night Flier,” “Desperate Measures,” “Star Kid.”

June 2: “Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil,” “Oscar and Lucinda,” The Locusts,” “Fall” and “Home Alone 3.”

Rental video charts provided by VSDA

VidTrac, sales charts by VideoScan Inc.