Lost in Translation (Universal, $26.98)
In this wondrous Best Picture contender, nominee Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson click as lost souls in Tokyo.
Extras: Murray's antics highlight a fascinating making-of documentary. (R)
Thirteen (Fox, $27.98)
Holly Hunter was recognized for her moving turn as a mom witnessing her daughter's heartbreaking downward spiral.
Extras: Overly giggly commentary from the teen stars; stirring deleted scenes with Hunter. (R)
American Splendor (HBO, $27.95)
This smart, funny biopic of comic-book author Harvey Pekar sadly nabbed only a screenplay nod.
Extras: An amusing Pekar-penned comic book; low-energy cast-and-crew commentary. (R)
Pieces of April (MGM, $25.98)
As a sharp-witted dying mom, nominee Patricia Clarkson enriches this solid Thanksgiving comedy.
Extras: Disappointingly dry director commentary. (PG-13)