Adam McKay film “Vice” starring Christian Bale comes to Blu-ray in April

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The 2018 Adam McKay film Vice starring Christian Bale is coming to Blu-ray Disc on April 2nd via Fox. The film, nominated for 8 Oscars, co-stars Amy AdamsSteve Carell, Sam Rockwell, Alison Pill, Eddie Marsan, Justin Kirk, LisaGay Hamilton, and Jesse Plemons. Tech specs for the Blu-ray release include 1080p video in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio with DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio – mislabeled in the press release. The release will come in the form of a “combo pack” with a DVD and digital copy of the film included. The Blu-ray is now available for pre-order over at Amazon. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Deleted Scenes
    • High School
    • Musical
    • Bunker
  • Gaming the System: The Making of VICE
  • The Music of Power
  • Gallery

Further below, after the break, you can find the official announcement for this upcoming release.

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RUMOR: “Happy Death Day 2U” starring Jessica Rothe comes to Blu-ray in May

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The 2019 sequel Happy Death Day 2U is rumored to be coming to Blu-ray Disc on May 14th via Universal, according to early alerts to retailers. I am only saying this is a rumor as the studio has not yet officially announced this title. The film, produced by Blumhouse & directed by Christopher Landon, includes a cast of  Jessica RotheIsrael BroussardPhi Vu, Suraj Sharma, Sarah Yarkin, Rachel Matthews, and Ruby Modine. There is no info yet regarding tech specs or bonus materials set to be included on the release. It is known that it will come in the form of a “combo pack” with a DVD and digital copy of the film included. The Blu-ray is already available to pre-order over at Amazon and it even has a placeholder over at Best Buy (with the release date listed). Stay tuned for any updates on this release.

RUMOR: “The Upside” with Kevin Hart and Bryan Cranston on Blu-ray in May

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The 2019 film The Upside starring Kevin Hart and Bryan Cranston is rumored to be coming to Blu-ray Disc on May 14th via Universal, according to early alerts to retailers. I am only saying this is a rumor as the studio has not yet officially announced this title. The film, directed by Neil Burger, co-stars Nicole Kidman, Aja Naomi King, Jahi Di’Allo Winston, Genevieve Angelson, Golshifteh Farahani, Tate Donovan, and Julianna Margulies. There is no info yet regarding tech specs or bonus materials set to be included on the release. It is known that it will come in the form of a “combo pack” with a DVD and digital copy of the film included. The Blu-ray is available to pre-order over at Amazon and even has a placeholder over at Best Buy (with the release date listed). Stay tuned for any updates on this release.

CONTEST! One lucky person can win “Overlord” on 4K UHD Blu-ray

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CONTEST
time yet again here at High Def Disc News! We are going to be having a giveaway where one lucky winner will receive Overlord on 4K UHD Blu-ray from Paramount, which was just released today (February 19th).

CONTEST RULES: You must be a United States resident and your mailing address cannot be a P.O. Box. Make sure you read that carefully and are qualified to enter.

You can find out how to enter below, after the break.

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Barry Jenkins film “If Beale Street Could Talk” is coming to Blu-ray in late March

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The 2018 Barry Jenkins directed film If Beale Street Could Talk coming to Blu-ray Disc on March 26th, via Fox. The film, based on a book and nominated for 3 Oscars, stars KiKi LayneStephan JamesRegina King, Colman Domingo, and Teyonah Parris. The tech specs for the Blu-ray include 1080p video in the 2.00:1 aspect ratio with DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound. The release will come in the form of a “combo pack” with a DVD and digital copy of the film both included. There’s a pre-order listing live for the Blu-ray now over at Amazon. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Deleted scenes
  • Featurette:
    • If Beale Street Could Talk: Poetry in Motion
  • Audio Commentary by Barry Jenkins

Further below, after the break, you can find the official announcement for this upcoming release.

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“The Street Fighter Collection” starring Sonny Chiba comes to Blu-ray in March

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The 1974 trilogy of martial arts films starring Sonny Chiba comes to Blu-ray Disc as The Street Fighter Collection on March 26th, via Shout Select (Shout! Factory).

UPDATE: The tech specs for all three films include 1080p video in the 2.35:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD Master Audio Mono sound. This comes according to the Blu-ray producer working on this release, thanks to our friends at Shout! Factory.

The Blu-ray set can be found to pre-order now over at Amazon. This 3-disc set includes a total of three films, listed below:

  • “The Street Fighter” (1974)
  • “Return of the Street Fighter” (1974)
  • “The Streetfighter’s Last Revenge” (1974)

The three films, all directed by Shigehiro Ozawa, have all received new 2K video scans and are all presented in their Uncut versions. More details about this and the bonus materials set to be included on the set can be found listed below.

THE STREET FIGHTER
  • UNCUT VERSION
  • NEW 2K Scan of the original film elements of the U.S. cut and HD inserts
  • Two English dubs – the theatrical dub and the New Line Home Video dub
  • NEW Street Fighting Man – an interview with star Sonny China
  • NEW Cutting Moments – THE STREET FIGHTER trailer – an interview with filmmaker Jack Shoulder
  • U.S. Theatrical Trailer
  • Japanese Theatrical Trailer
  • Still Gallery
RETURN OF THE STREET FIGHTER
  • UNCUT VERSION
  • NEW 2K Scan of the original film elements of the U.S. cut and HD inserts (Uncut Version)
  • U.S. Teaser Trailer
  • U.S. Theatrical Trailer
  • Japanese Theatrical Trailer
  • Still Gallery
THE STREET FIGHTER’S LAST REVENGE
  • Uncut Version and U.S. Cut
  • NEW 2K Scan of the original film elements of the U.S. cut
  • NEW 2K Scan of the original film elements of the U.S. cut with standard definition inserts from the original Japanese cut
  • U.S. Theatrical Trailer
  • Japanese Theatrical Trailer
  • Still Gallery

Below, after the break, you can find more information about this upcoming Blu-ray release from the official announcement.

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Danishka Esterhazy Sci-Fi film “Level 16” with Katie Douglas on Blu-ray in April

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The 2019 Danishka Esterhazy written & directed Sci-Fi film Level 16 starring Katie Douglas is coming to Blu-ray Disc on April 30th, via MPI Home Video. The film, set to receive a limited theatrical release in March, co-stars Celina Martin, Peter Outerbridge, and Sara Canning. Tech specs and bonus materials have not been detailed for this release. The Blu-ray is available for pre-order over at Amazon, as well as directly through MPI Home Video.