The Must List: What's Hot for the Week Ending July 11, 2010
Bad is the new good in this PG-rated animated comedy, as the villainous Gru (voiced by Steve Carell) and his army of squishy yellow minions attempt to steal the moon and end up stealing our hearts with their funny, fresh, and moving antics.
PARANORMAL ACTIVITY 2 trailer
A baby stirs in a crib. A dog barks at someone (or something?) in the next room. There's not a lot of footage in this new spot, but as we learned from the original Paranormal Activity, less can be much, much more. Here's hoping the scream-quel is as terrifying as its sneak peek.
FILM NOIR CLASSIC COLLECTION VOL. 5 on DVD
This collection of moody classics — populated by hard-boiled detectives and hard-luck dames who shoot into shadows and smoke like chimneys — includes gems like Desperate (pictured) and The Phenix City Story.
SUCK IT, WONDER WOMAN, by Olivia Munn
New Daily Show correspondent Munn is every geek's dream girl. In her hilarious first book (written with Mac Montandon), she hits on nerdy topics far and wide, including Star Wars, Comic-Con, superheroes, and pie.
USA's man-candy version of To Catch a Thief returns on July 13 for a second season of rakish crime-fighting. In the premiere episode, Matt Bomer's Neal Caffrey helps the FBI solve a series of bank robberies, all while looking impossibly handsome. (USA, Tuesdays, 9 p.m.)
On July 8, season 12 of Big Brother begins with a big twist: One of the houseguests is a mole tasked with instigating mayhem among the cast. Even juicier? The turncoat will be taking suggestions from viewers. Hooray for user-generated sabotage! (CBS, Sundays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 8 p.m.)
Andre 3000's cover of ''ALL TOGETHER NOW''
OutKast's unconventional rapper updates the Beatles, transforming the Fab Four's silly hippie song into a funky folk jam.