“A Private War” starring Rosamund Pike is coming to Blu-ray Disc in February

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The 2018 Matthew Heineman directed film A Private War starring Rosamund Pike is coming to Blu-ray Disc on February 5th, 2019 via Universal. The film is based on a true story and also “Certified Fresh” over at Rotten Tomatoes. A Private War co-stars Jamie DornanTom Hollander, and Stanley Tucci. Tech specs for the Blu-ray include 1080p video in the 2.35:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound. The Blu-ray release will include a digital copy of the film (compatible with Movies Anywhere). You can pre-order the Blu-ray now over at Amazon. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Becoming Marie Colvin
  • Women in the World Summit Q&A – featuring cast and director
  • Requiem for A Private War – Inspiration behind the original song by renowned musician Annie Lennox

Joel Edgerton film “Boy Erased” starring Lucas Hedges comes to Blu-ray in January

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The 2018 Joel Edgerton directed film Boy Erased starring Lucas Hedges is coming to Blu-ray Disc on January 29th, 2019 via Universal. The film co-stars Nicole Kidman, Russell CroweJoe Alwyn, Xavier Dolan, Troye Sivan, Cherry Jones, and Flea. Tech specs for the Blu-ray include 1080p video in the 1.85:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound. The release will include a Digital Copy of the film. You can now find the title on Blu-ray to pre-order over at Amazon. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Deleted and Extended Scenes
  • Jared Revealed
  • Becoming Eamons
  • Man Consumed: Joel Edgerton

John C. Reilly and Joaquin Phoenix in “The Sister Brothers” on Blu-ray January

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The 2018 film “The Sisters Brothers” starring John C. Reilly and Joaquin Phoenix is coming to Blu-ray Disc on February 5th, 2019 via Fox. The film is based on a novel and was directed by Jacques Audiard. It features a supporting cast of Jake Gyllenhaal, Riz Ahmed, Rebecca Root, Allison Tolman, Rutger Hauer, and Carol Kane. Tech specs for the Blu-ray include 1080p video in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound. The release will come in the form of a “combo pack” with a DVD as well as a Digital Copy of the film included. The Blu-ray is available for pre-order now over at Amazon. Bonus materials set to be included are listed below.

  • Striking Gold: Making a “Modern Day” Western
  • Q&A Panel
  • Promotional Featurettes:
    • Brothers Forever
    • Wanted Dead or Alive
  • Gallery
  • Theatrical Trailer

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

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“Dirty Rotten Scoundrels” is getting a Collector’s Edition Blu-ray in January

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The 1988 Frank Oz directed comedy Dirty Rotten Scoundrels starring Steve Martin and Michael Caine is getting a “Collector’s Edition” Blu-ray Disc release on January 22nd, 2019 via Shout Select (Shout! Factory). Tech specs for the release include 1080p video in the 1.85:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound. It is known that this will come with a video transfer mastered from a new 2K scan of the original film elements. The title is available to pre-order now over at Amazon and directly via Shout! Factory‘s store. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • NEW Interview with Writer Dale Launer
  • Audio Commentary with Director Frank Oz
  • Featurette
  • Trailers

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

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“First Man” starring Ryan Gosling on 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray in January

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The 2018 film “First Man” starring Ryan Gosling is officially coming to both 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray Disc on January 22nd, 2019 via Universal. This tells the story of NASA astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon. The film, directed by Damien Chazelle, features a supporting cast of Claire Foy, Jason Clarke, Kyle Chandler, Corey Stoll, Christopher Abbott, and Ciarán Hinds.

Tech specs for the 4K release include 2160p video in the 2.40:1 aspect ratio with both Dolby Vision and HDR10 forms of High Dynamic Range and Dolby Atmos sound (on a BD-100). Tech specs for the Blu-ray release include 1080p video in the 2.40:1 aspect ratio and Dolby Atmos sound (on a BD-50). Both releases will come in the form of a “combo pack” with the 4K getting a Blu-ray included, the Blu-ray getting a DVD included, and a Digital Copy on each. You can pre-order the 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray both now over at Amazon. Bonus materials set to be included on the releases are listed below.

  • Deleted Scenes
  • Shooting for the Moon – Take an intimate look at the production of FIRST MAN and the collaborative relationship between Director Damien Chazelle and Ryan Gosling.
  • Preparing to Launch – It’s difficult to believe that FIRST MAN is the first major feature film to tell the journey of Apollo 11. Hear from Director Damien Chazelle and his cast why now is the time to tell the story of this historic event.
  • Giant Leap in One Small Step – A heroic character study, FIRST MAN sheds light on all the hard working individuals that got us to the moon and back.
  • Mission Gone Wrong – Watch as Ryan Gosling reenacts a test piloting sequence gone terribly wrong. Go behind the scenes to see how he trained to nail the landing, performing the majority of his own stunts.
  • Putting You In the Seat – Through the use of innovative technology, most of FIRST MAN was shot in-camera. Take an in-depth look behind the lens of this epic film.
  • Recreating the Moon Landing – Filmed in IMAX to show the vastness of the moon, find out all that it took to recreate the most famous moment in NASA history.
  • Shooting at NASA – Hear from Ryan Gosling and Director Damien Chazelle on how shooting at NASA brought unparalleled authenticity to FIRST MAN.
  • Astronaut Training – Go behind the scenes of the three day boot camp each of the actors underwent prior to filming FIRST MAN.
  • Feature Commentary with Director Damien Chazelle, Screenwriter Josh Singer and Editor Tom Cross

Further below, after the break, you can find the artwork for the Blu-ray and the official announcement regarding these upcoming releases.

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Hammer Film “The Plague of the Zombies” arrives on Blu-ray in January

the_plague_of_the_zombies_blurayThe 1966 Hammer Films production The Plague of the Zombies directed by John Gilling is coming to Blu-ray Disc on January 15th, 2019 via Scream Factory. The film starred André MorellDiane ClareBrook Williams, Alexander Davion, Jacqueline Pearce, and John Carson. Tech specs for the Blu-ray include 1080p HD video in the 1.66:1 aspect ratio with DTS-HD Master Audio Mono restored sound. The Blu-ray is now available to pre-order over at Amazon and directly over at the Shout! Factory store. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • NEW Audio Commentary with filmmaker Constantine Nasr and author/film historian Steve Haberman
  • NEW Audio Commentary with author/film historian Troy Howarth
  • NEW Restored Audio
  • World of Hammer – Mummies, Werewolves & The Living Dead
  • Raising the Dead: The Making of The Plague of the Zombies
  • Restoration Comparison
  • Theatrical Trailers
  • Still Gallery

Further below, after the break, you can find the full official announcement regarding this upcoming Blu-ray release.

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Blu-ray Releases for December 11th, 2018

The following titles will be released December 11th, 2018 on Blu-ray Disc:

a_dry_white_season_blurayA Dry White Season [The Criterion Collection]

along_with_the_gods_the_last_49_days_blurayAlong With The Gods: The Last 49 Days [Well Go USA]

await_further_instructions_blurayAwait Further Instructions [MPI Home Video]

colette_blurayColette (2018) [Universal Studios]

de_niro_and_de_palma_the_early_films_blurayDe Niro & De Palma: The Early Films [Arrow Video]

death_ship_blurayDeath Ship (1980) [Scorpion Releasing]

female_on_the_beach_blurayFemale on the Beach [KL Studio Classics]

forty_guns_blurayForty Guns [The Criterion Collection]

fox_fire_blurayFox Fire (1955) [KL Studio Classics]

galveston_blurayGalveston [RLJ Entertainment]

hang_em_high_50th_anniversary_edition_blurayHang ‘Em High (50th Anniversary Edition) [Shout Select]

i_still_see_you_blurayI Still See You [Lionsgate]

lizzie_blurayLizzie [Lionsgate]

maniac_1980_limited_edition_blurayManiac (1980 Limited Edition) [Blue Underground]

oliver_blurayOliver! (1968) [Sony]

peppermint_blurayPeppermint [Universal]

pet_shop_blurayPet Shop [Full Moon Features]

popeye_the_sailor_the_1940s_volume_1_blurayPopeye The Sailor: The 1940s Volume 1 [Warner Archive]

sgt_stubby_an_american_hero_bluraySgt. Stubby: An American Hero [Paramount]

silent_night_deadly_night_part_2_bluraySilent Night, Deadly Night Part 2 [Scream Factory]

smallfoot_bluraySmallfoot [Warner]

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Tailspin Tommy in the Great Air Mystery [VCI Entertainment]

texas_chainsaw_massacre_the_next_genneration_collectors_edition_blurayTexas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation (CE) [Scream Factory]

toy_soldiers_blurayToy Soldiers [Sony]

the_equalizer_2_blurayThe Equalizer 2 [Sony]

the_last_command_1955_blurayThe Last Command (1955) [KL Studio Classics]

the_last_kingdom_season_three_blurayThe Last Kingdom: Season Three [Universal]

the_mangler_blurayThe Mangler [Scream Factory]

unbroken_path_to_redemption_blurayUnbroken: Path to Redemption [Universal]

wild_women_blurayWild Women [KL Studio Classics]

“Born in East L.A.” with Cheech Marin gets Collector’s Edition Blu-ray March

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The 1987 film Born in East L.A. written by, directed by, and starring Cheech Marin is coming to Blu-ray Disc in a “Collector’s Edition” on March 19th, 2019 via Shout Select. This film co-starred Daniel SternPaul Rodriguez, and Kamala Lopez. The title’s tech specs have yet to be detailed, but it is known that new bonus materials are being created for the release. More details will be given by Shout! Factory about this release in the near future. This upcoming Blu-ray is not yet available to pre-order over at Amazon, but it is available directly over at Shout! Factory’s store. Stay tuned for any updates.

2018 sequel “The Cloverfield Paradox” comes to Blu-ray Disc in February

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The 2018 sequel The Cloverfield Paradox is coming to Blu-ray Disc on February 5th, 2019 via Paramount. The film  (as seen on Netflix) was produced by J.J. Abrams and directed by Julius Onah. The cast includes Elizabeth DebickiAksel Hennie, Chris O’Dowd, John OrtizGugu Mbatha-RawDavid OyelowoDaniel Brühl, Ziyi Zhang, and Roger Davies.

Tech specs for the Blu-ray include 1080p video in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio and Dolby Atmos sound. The Blu-ray is available for pre-order over at Amazon. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Things Are Not as They Appear: The Making of The Cloverfield Paradox
  • Shepard Team: The Cast

Below, after the break, you can find the official announcement for this release.

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