“Lizzie” with Chloe Sevigny and Kristen Stewart comes to Blu-ray in December

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The 2018 film Lizzie starring Chloe Sevigny and Kristen Stewart is slated to be coming to Blu-ray Disc on December 11th via Lionsgate. The film, based on the Lizzie Borden family murders from 1892, was directed by Craig William Macneill. The Blu-ray tech specs for the release have yet to be official detailed, but stay tuned for an update. You can likely expect 1080p video and DTS-HD 5.1 MA sound – although not yet confirmed. The Blu-ray is available for PRE-ORDER over at Amazon. The only bonus material set to be included on this release is listed below.

  • Understanding Lizzie – Featurette
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Jim Henson’s “Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas” on Blu-ray in December

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The 1977 TV movie Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas directed by Jim Henson is coming to Blu-ray Disc on December 18th via Sony. Speaking of The Muppets, there’s a special appearance by “Kermit the Frog” in this film. This movie (as a TV special) first originally aired on HBO back in December of 1977. The movie featured music by Paul Williams and the voice talents and Muppet performances by Jerry NelsonFrank OzMarilyn SokolDave GoelzRichard Hunt, and Eren Ozker – as well as Jim Henson. Tech specs for the release have not yet been detailed, nor have the bonus materials, but you can likely expect the DVD extras ported over. Stay tuned for any updates on this release. The Blu-ray is available for PRE-ORDER now over at Amazon.

“Batman The Complete Animated Series” Limited Edition Blu-ray news

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Warner has just announced that they have produced more than expected of the upcoming Batman: The Complete Animated Series – Deluxe Limited Edition set on Blu-ray Disc coming out next week, on October 30th. They new have produced a total of 70,000 units of this limited edition. This ramp up in production of units was to meet the demand of how popular this release has become. You can still find a PRE-ORDER for this set over at Amazon – so act fast! Below, after the break, you can find some still shots from the newly restored footage along with the official announcement from Warner regarding this news update.

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2018 film “Colette” starring Keira Knightley comes to Blu-ray in December

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The 2018 Wash Westmoreland directed film Colette starring Keira Knightley is coming to Blu-ray Disc on December 11th via Universal, according to an early alert to retailers. The film, based on a true story, co-stars Eleanor TomlinsonDominic West, Fiona ShawAiysha Hart, and Denise Gough. This movie has received positive reviews from the critics during its theatrical run. In fact, it’s “Certified Fresh” over at Rotten Tomatoes, at time of writing, with a 86% rating from critics.

Tech specs for the Blu-ray release include 1080p video in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound. The Blu-ray release will come in the form of a “combo pack” with a DVD and Digital Copy of the film included. You can find this Blu-ray available already for PRE-ORDER over at Amazon. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Deleted Scenes
  • The Story Behind Colette
  • Notes on a Scene
  • Costume Design Photo Gallery

DC Universe Movie “Reign of the Supermen” on 4K and Blu-ray in January

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The 2018 DC Universe Movie “Reign of the Supermen” is coming to both the 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray Disc formats on January 29th, 2019 via Warner. The film features the voices of Jerry O’Connell (Superman / Clark Kent), Rebecca Romijn (Lois Lane), Rainn Wilson (Lex Luthor), Nathan Fillion (Green Lantern / Hal Jordan), Jason O’Mara (Batman / Bruce Wayne), Rosario Dawson (Wonder Woman), Shemar Moore (Cyborg), Christopher Gorham (The Flash), Nyambi Nyambi (Martian Manhunter), Cameron Monaghan  (Superboy), Patrick Fabian (Hank Henshaw), and Tony Todd (Darkseid).

Tech specs for the 4K UHD Blu-ray release include 2160p video in both Dolby Vision and HDR10 forms of High Dynamic Range and Dolby Atmos sound. Tech specs for the Blu-ray release include 1080p video and 5.1 lossless sound – likey DTS-HD MA.

UPDATE: This is now available for PRE-ORDER on 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray over at Amazon, but the 4K version is not yet listed. Stay tuned, and this will be updated once it becomes available.

The bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Lex Luthor: The Greatest Nemesis (Featurette) – Evil Genius. Archenemy of Superman. Misunderstood hero? This documentary will look at one of the most renowned villains in literature and debate his ethics and motivations throughout his publication history and as the calculated anti-hero of Reign of the Supermen. We’ll also explore how Lex Luthor is emblematic of technology without limit, often demonstrating what effect unbridled power, resources, and influence can have on humanity. We’ll discuss the affinity for storytellers to associate Lex Luthor and with the field of science as they challenge our morals and integrity with real world issues such as cloning and what can happen if science fiction became science reality.
  • A Sneak Peek at the next DC Universe Movie, Justice League vs. The Fatal Five – An entertaining, insightful exciting look at the next animated film in the popular DC Universe Movies collection.
  • From the DC Vault: Superman: The Animated Series, “Heavy Metal”
  • From the DC Vault: Justice League Unlimited, “Panic in the Sky”

Further below, after the break, you can find the trailer for this DC Universe Movie, the Blu-ray cover art, and the official announcement about the upcoming releases.

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TV series “The Purge Season One” is heading to Blu-ray Disc in early January

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TV series The Purge: Season One is coming to Blu-ray Disc on January 8th, 2019 via Universal, according to early alerts to retail. The TV show, based on the film and produced by Blumhouse, can be seen on the USA Network. The show, in its first season, stars Gabriel ChavarriaHannah Emily AndersonJessica GarzaLili Simmons, Amanda WarrenColin Woodell, and Lee Tergesen.

UPDATE: The cover art has now been updated. Tech specs for the release include 1080p video in the 1.78:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Deleted Scenes
  • A Conversation With Cast & Crew
  • Anatomy of a Scene
  • Costumes & Props
  • Table Read

This Blu-ray set is available for PRE-ORDER on Blu-ray over at Amazon and Best Buy.

2018 horror film “The Nun” is officially coming to Blu-ray Disc in December

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The 2018 Corin Hardy directed horror film The Nun is officially coming to Blu-ray Disc on December 4th via Warner. The film, part of “The Conjuring” universe, features a cast of Demián BichirTaissa FarmigaJonas BloquetBonnie AaronsIngrid Bisu, Charlotte Hope, and Sandra Teles. Tech specs for the Blu-ray release include 1080p HD video in the 2.4:1 aspect ratio with both Dolby Atmos and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound options. 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 already available for PRE-ORDER over at Amazon. Bonus materials slated to be included on the release are listed below.

  • A New Horror Icon
  • The Conjuring Chronology
  • Gruesome Planet
  • Deleted Scenes