2019 film Ready or Not on Blu-ray in December

ready_or_not_bluray– commissions earned –

The 2019 comedy/horror film Ready or Not is officially coming to Blu-ray Disc on December 3rd, via Fox Home Entertainment. The film, directed by Matt Bettinelli-OlpinTyler Gillett, stars Samara WeavingAdam BrodyMark O’Brien, Henry Czerny, and Andie MacDowell. This movie received positive reviews from critics during its theatrical run and is “Certified Fresh” over at Rotten Tomatoes. The tech specs for the Blu-ray include HD 1080p video in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound. You can find the Blu-ray available for preorder now over at Amazon. The release will come with a digital code (copy) of the film. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Let the Games Begin: The Making of READY OR NOT
    • Part 1: A Devil’s Bargain
    • Part 2: The Le Domas Name — A Family Brand
    • Part 3: ’Til Death Do Us Part
  • Gag Reel
  • Audio Commentary by Radio Silence and Samara Weaving

Further below, after the break, you can find more details about this upcoming home video release of the film.

Continue reading “2019 film Ready or Not on Blu-ray in December”

Back to the Future comes to 4K in 2020


Today, October 21st is “Back to the Future Day” to fans of the popular film trilogy “Back to the Future” which appears is coming to the 4K UHD Blu-ray format next year. UPDATE: So, this started out as a rumor and I’ve now confirmed it. You’ll read more on that a bit below. Enjoy!

This was (to me) rumor at this point, but it held some strong validity to it. So, today on social media outlets (Facebook and Twitter) for both the film franchise and even on the Amblin Entertainment account they have been not only celebrating this date but they’ve also pointed out the obvious fact the first film is celebrating its 35th anniversary and to expect a 4K UHD Blu-ray release in 2020. Will it be just the first film or the entire trilogy? More on that later.

The original 1985 Robert Zemeckis directed classic that was “Back to the Future” was the first in the trilogy and truly itself remains iconic. I think that’s important to point that out. As even though we are looking to the future here, we have to start somewhere, just as Spielberg did to produce these films back in 1985 which he would continue to do with “Back to the Future Part II” (1989) and “Back to the Future Part III” (1990) – along with Zemeckis. Ready to hear if I think it will be the whole trilogy to be released next year in 4K or just the first film? You’ll need something similar to a road to get you there and that’ll be by continuing on. Or maybe you don’t need roads where you’re going?

Continue reading “Back to the Future comes to 4K in 2020”

1992 film Universal Soldier on 4K in November


The 1992 film Universal Soldier starring Jean-Claude Van Damme and Dolph Lundgren is coming to 4K UHD Blu-ray on November 5th via Lionsgate. The film, directed by Roland Emmerich, co-starred Ally Walker, Ed O’Ross, Jerry Orbach, Leon Rippey, and Tommy ‘Tiny’ Lister. Tech specs for the 4K release include 2160p video in the 2.40:1 aspect ratio with HDR10 and Dolby Vision forms of High Dynamic Range as well as DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 sound. The release will come as a “combo pack” with the Blu-ray counterpart and a digital code (copy) of the film. The 4K UHD Blu-ray is now available for preorder over at Amazon and Best Buy. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Audio commentary by Roland Emmerich, Dean Devlin, Jean-Claude Van Damme, and Dolph Lundgren
  • Audio commentary by Roland Emmerich and Dean Devlin
  • “A Tale of Two Titans” Featurette
  • “Guns, Genes, and Fighting Machines” Featurette
  • Alternate Ending
  • “Behind the Scenes” Featurette
  • Trailer
– commissions earned –

Further below, after the break, you can find the full announcement regarding this upcoming 4K release of the film.

Continue reading “1992 film Universal Soldier on 4K in November”