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The “Expendables 2” gang is back, this time on DVD Tuesday. Star ratings are by Seattle Times movie reviewers, freelancers or wire services. For full reviews, search the movie title at

“The Expendables 2” (R): Sylvester Stallone returns with his big band of action stars, including Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Randy Couture and Terry Crews, for one more assignment as soldiers for hire. Liam Hemsworth, as a sniper, and Nan Yu, as a weapons expert, add to the muscle as the crew ends up trying to avenge one of their own in Simon West’s sequel.

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“Ancient Aliens: Season Four”


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“Game of Thrones: The Complete First Season”

“Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Complete Series”

“Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups”

“Transformers Prime: Season Two”

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