Chris Hicks
Chris Hicks writes a weekly entertainment column for the Deseret News. He is the paper's former film critic. Email: hicks@desnews.com

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New season sets of the fan favorites "Little House on the Prairie" and "Welcome Back, Kotter" have been released on DVD this week.
Last week's swirling Internet accusations of Oscar nomination snubs are misguided. Hey, it's just another Hollywood popularity contest.
The animated feature “The Boxtrolls” is the only family film among a sea of new movies on Blu-ray and DVD this week.
This week’s TV shows released on DVD include a mix of older shows and the latest seasons of current programs.
New movies on home video this week are a mixed bag, mostly unfamiliar titles that are passable but should have been better.
Lots of remakes are expected to hit theaters during 2015, but it’s not a new trend by any means.
The entire long-running sitcom “The Facts of Life” is on DVD for the first time this week, including the ’80s TV movies and other bonus features.
Four popular films receive Blu-ray upgrades and three more are released for the first time in widescreen editions.
“The Wizard of Oz,” “How the West Was Won” and “Funny Girl” are among the many classic films that will be playing in local theaters during the month of January.
New movies on Blu-ray and DVD this week are led by a biography of funk legend James Brown and an experimental film about a boy growing from childhood to adulthood.