The top 10 things we’re living for this week. Get into it.
10. BLU-RAY/DVD: Sister Act and Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit. Whoopi! Nab two nuns on the run all in one when Sister Act and Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit get a package Blu-ray/DVD release June 19 to commemorate Sister Act’s 20th anniversary.
9. TV: Arachnoquake. Tracey Gold, you in danger, girl — and so is the rest of New Orleans when an earthquake unearths deadly fire-breathing spiders in Syfy’s original B-movie Arachnoquake, which airs June 23.
8. CABARET/THEATRE: Gay Pride at Joe’s Pub. Gay pride-themed events at NYC’s Joe’s Pub include a special gay edition of sexual psychologist and music therapist Dr. Alex Schiller’s long-running interactive theatrical singles mixer, Never Sleep Alone, on June 19.
7. MOVIE: Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. Out June 22, the big-screen adaptation of Seth Grahame-Smith’s 2010 bestselling literary mashup stars Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson’s Benjamin Walker as our 16th president… who happened to be a secret vampire slayer.
6. BLU-RAY: Newsies and Evita. Perfectly timed considering that they’re both currently hits on Broadway, the film versions of Newsies and Evita get Blu-ray releases June 19 — in 20th and 15th anniversary editions, respectively.
5. MUSIC: The Idler Wheel…, Fiona Apple. If you don’t score a copy in our CD giveaway, download Fiona Apple’s long-awaited — and long-titled — new album, The Idler Wheel…, which includes single “Every Single Night.” A deluxe CD/DVD package includes a 40-page book, personal photos, fold-out poster, and live concert footage from SXSW.
3. TV: The Newsroom. We don’t only watch crap like Arachnoquake and Snooki & JWOWW, you know; we’ll also be soaking up some culture when Aaron Sorkin’s cable news drama The Newsroom premieres June 24 on HBO with star Jeff Daniels.
2. TV: RuPaul’s Drag U. School’s in session, hunty, when the third season of RuPaul’s lady makeover show premieres June 18 on Logo. Check out our Queen Please Q&As with Dean of Drag Lady Bunny and drag professors Willam, Manila Luzon, Mariah, Sharon Needles, Chad Michaels, Alexis Mateo, and Pandora Boxx.
1. DVD: The Sarah Silverman Project: The Complete Series. This seven-disc box set includes all 32 outrageous episodes of Emmy nominee Sarah Silverman’s irreverent Comedy Central series, plus awesome bonus features like commentaries, digital and animated shorts, behind-the-scenes videos, audition videos, the original pilot, and much more.