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Meryl Streep and ex-007 Pierce Brosnan lead the cast in this adaptation of the stage musical that uses the infectious pop tunes of ABBA to knit together the story of a single mom and three old flames who make a surprise appearance at her daughter's wedding. Single-disc and two-disc DVD releases and a two-disc Blu-ray set allow viewers to sing-along with the on-screen lyrics and have a deleted musical number. Single-disc DVD, $29.98; two-disc DVD set, $34.98; Blu-ray set, $39.98. (Universal)
'The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor'
Brendan Fraser goes grave-digging again in this third installment of his action franchise, with Maria Bello taking over as his wife in the role originated by Rachel Weisz. The couple head to China, where they battle a 2,000-year-old mummy (Jet Li) who comes back to life from a curse laid upon him by a sorceress (Michelle Yeoh). Two-disc DVD and Blu-ray sets pack deleted and extended footage, segments on casting, stunts and other behind-the-scenes matters and commentary with director Rob Cohen. Single-disc DVD, $29.98; two-disc DVD set, $34.98; Blu-ray set, $39.98; DVD trilogy set, $59.98; Blu-ray trilogy set, $94.98. (Universal)
'The House Bunny'
Anna Faris is a Playboy bunny who gets booted out of the mansion but finds a new home with a campus sorority. DVD, $28.96; Blu-ray, $39.95. (Sony)
TV on DVD: Petticoat Junction: The Official First Season, Generation Kill, Mr. Bean: The Ultimate Collection.