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DVDs are a Gift-Giver's Best Friend

It's the perfect gift. It's shiny. It has lots of curb appeal. And everyone loves it. No, not diamonds. DVDs!

In fact, DVDs are even better than jewels. The ephemeral quality that turns the DVD from just so much plastic and flash into the perfect gift is its ability to transport each of us out of this world and into an entertaining realm where everything works out just right -- for the most part. In a year defined by war, terror threats and greenhouse gas, there really is no better gift. Our list of current titles and rereleased classics runs from newest to oldest.

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Wright Bryan