CG animated film Wonder Park on Blu-ray in June

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The 2019 CG animated film Wonder Park from Nickelodeon Movies is officially coming to Blu-ray Disc on June 18th via Paramount. The film features the voice talents of Sofia MaliJennifer Garner, Matthew Broderick, John Oliver, Mila Kunkis, Kenan Thompson, Ken Hudson Campbell, and Ken Jeong. Tech specs for the Blu-ray include 1080p video and Dolby TrueHD 5.1 sound. The release will come in the form of a” combo pack” with a DVD and a digital copy of the film. The Blu-ray of the film is now available for pre-order over at Amazon and Best Buy. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Gus Yodeling – Deleted Scene
  • The Wonder Chimp Channel
  • The Pi Song Sing-Along
  • Making Noises (It’s Actually a Job?!!)
  • June’s Guide to Wonderland
  • June’s Welcoming Crew
  • Boardwalk Caricatures:
    • Drawing Boomer
    • Drawing the Wonder Chimp Pirate
    • Drawing the Wonder Chimp Princess

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

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IMAX film Space Station on 4K UHD Blu-ray in July

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The 2002 Toni Myers directed IMAX original film Space Station is coming to 4K UHD Blu-ray on July 9th, via Mill Creek Entertainment. The short film, also known as “Space Station 3D” during its original release, is narrated by Tom Cruise and features mostly footage shot onboard the International Space Station (ISS) by NASA astronauts. The tech specs for the 4K release include 2160p video from a new 4K transfer in the 1.78:1 aspect ratio with HDR10+ form of High Dynamic Range and DTS:X sound which has been IMAX Enhanced. The release will come in the form of a “combo pack” with a Blu-ray Disc and a digital copy of the short film. The IMAX Enhanced 4K UHD Blu-ray is now available for pre-order over at Amazon. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Adventures In Space – Interviews with Tom Cruise, Director Toni Myers and the Astronauts aboard
  • Expedition 7- An Audio Visual Tour of the ISS
  • STS-108 – An Audio Visual Tour of the ISS
EDITOR NOTE: This IMAX film has previously been released on the Blu-ray format first in 2008 and then also on the Blu-ray 3D format in 2013. No 3D version will be included on this release. Also, the bonus movie originally included (“Mission to Mir”) will not be on this release.

Further below, after the break, you can find more information about this upcoming 4K release and the original trailer.

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2019 drama The Mustang comes to Blu-ray in June

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The 2019 critically-acclaimed drama The Mustang is coming to Blu-ray Disc on June 11th, via Universal. The film, executive produced by Robert Redford and directed by Laure de Clermont-Tonnerre, includes a cast of Matthias SchoenaertsJason MitchellBruce Dern, Gideon Adlon, and Connie Britton. The film (at time of writing) carries a “Certified Fresh” rating over at Rotten Tomatoes – based on critic reviews. Tech specs for the Blu-ray release include 1080p HD video in the 1.66:1 aspect ratio (side matted) with DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound on a BD-50. The release will come with a digital copy of the film. You can find the Blu-ray is available for pre-order over at Amazon and Best Buy. No bonus materials are slated to be included on this release.

“The Best of Enemies” comes to Blu-ray in July

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The 2019 film The Best of Enemies starring Taraji P. Henson and Sam Rockwell is coming to Blu-ray Disc on July 2nd via Universal, according to an early alert to retailers. The film, directed by Robin Bissell, co-stars Babou Ceesay, Nick Searcy, Wes Bentley, and Anne Heche. Tech specs for the Blu-ray have not yet been detailed but you can very likely expect 1080p video and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound. Stay tuned for a confirmation on that. The release will come in the form of a “combo pack” with a DVD and a digital copy of the film. You can find the Blu-ray now available for pre-order over at Amazon and Best Buy. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Make a Connection
  • Ann Atwater
  • An Unlikely Friendship
  • Trailer

Mini-series Lonesome Dove on Blu-ray Steelbook July

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The 1989 TV mini-series Lonesome Dove is getting a Special Edition Blu-ray Disc Steelbook release on July 9th via Mill Creek Entertainment. The mini-series featured an extraordinary cast of Robert DuvallTommy Lee JonesDanny Glover, Diane Lane, Robert Urich, Frederic Forrest, D.B. Sweeney, Ricky Schroder, Anjelica Huston, Chris Cooper, Barry Corbin, Barry Tubb, and Steve Buscemi. The tech specs for the new Blu-ray will be identical to the 2015 release, including 1080p video in the 1.78:1 aspect ratio and Dolby Digital 5.1 sound. This new Special Edition Blu-ray Steelbook is not yet available to pre-order but there is a placeholder page over at Amazon. A digital copy of the mini-series will be included with the Blu-ray. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Lonesome Dove – The Making of an Epic – featurette
  • Cast Interviews
  • On Location with Director Simon Wincer
  • Original Sketches and Concept Drawings
  • Interview with Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Larry McMurtry

Further below, after the break, you can find more pictures of the Steelbook artwork, the trailer for the mini-series, and further details about the upcoming release.

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Romantic drama Five Feet Apart on Blu-ray in June

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The 2019 romantic drama Five Feet Apart starring Haley Lu Richardson and Cole Sprouse is coming to Blu-ray Disc on June 11th via Lionsgate. The film, directed by Justin Baldoni, co-stars Moises Arias, Kimberly Hebert Gregory, and Parminder Nagra. Tech specs 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 and a digital copy of the film included. The Blu-ray is now available to pre-order over at Amazon and Best Buy. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Audio Commentary with Director Justin Baldoni
  • “Crossing It Off: Making Five Feet Apart” Featurette
  • “On the Set of Five Feet Apart” Featurette
  • “Attention to Detail” Featurette
  • “An Artist’s Eye” Featurette
  • “Theatrical Fan Event” Footage
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Alternate Ending

Further below, after the break, you can find the trailer and more information about this upcoming release.

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Comedy The Beach Bum arrives on Blu-ray in June

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The 2019 comedy The Beach Bum starring Matthew McConaughey and Snoop Dogg is coming to Blu-ray Disc on June 11th via Universal. The film, written & directed by Harmony Korine, co-stars Isla Fisher, Jimmy Buffett, Zac Efron, Jonah Hill, and Martin Lawrence. Tech specs for the release include 1080p video in the 2.40:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sounds. The release will come with a digital copy of the film. You can find the Blu-ray available for pre-order now over at Amazon. The only bonus materials set to be included on the release are a trailer & TV spots.

Below, after the break, you can find the red band trailer for the film.

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Jordan Peele film Us comes to 4K and Blu-ray in June

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The 2019 Jordan Peele film “Us” is officially coming to both 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray Disc on June 18th via Universal. The film, “Certified Fresh” over at Rotten Tomatoes, stars Lupita Nyong’oWinston Duke, Shahadi Wright Joseph, Evan Alex, Tim Heidecker, and Elisabeth Moss.

The tech specs for the 4K release include 2160p video in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio in both HDR10 and Dolby Vision forms of High Dynamic Range with Dolby Atmos sound. Tech specs for the Blu-ray include 1080p video in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio with Dolby Atmos sound. The releases will both come in the form of a “combo pack” with the 4K getting a Blu-ray Disc and the Blu-ray getting a DVD included in addition to a digital copy of the film. Both the 4K UHD Blu-ray and the Blu-ray are now available for pre-order over at Amazon and Best Buy. Retailer Best Buy will be getting an Exclusive 4K Steelbook release (pictured below) that you can pre-order now.

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Bonus materials set to be included on the releases are listed below.

  • The Monsters Within Us
  • Tethered Together: Making Us Twice
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Redefining A Genre: Jordan Peele’s Brand of Horror
  • We’re All Dying
  • As Above, So Below: Grand Pas de Deux
  • Becoming Red
  • The Duality of Us
  • Scene Explorations

Further below, after the break, you can find more information about this upcoming release.

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Weird Science Special Edition on Blu-ray in July

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The 1985 John Hughes film Weird Science is getting a “Special Edition” Blu-ray Disc release on July 23rd via Arrow Video. The movie starred Anthony Michael HallIlan Mitchell-Smith, Kelly LeBrock, Bill Paxton, Suzanne Snyder, Judie Aronson, and Robert Downey Jr. Tech specs for the new Blu-ray include 1080p video from a new 4K restoration with LPCM 2.0 Stereo and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound. The release will include both the original theatrical cut (94 minutes) and the extended version (97 minutes) through seamless branching. The Special Edition Blu-ray is now available for pre-order over at Amazon. There also will be a Limited Edition Steelbook Blu-ray Disc release of the film, which you can available to pre-order over at Amazon as well. Further tech specs and a list of bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • New restoration by Arrow Films from a 4K scan of the original negative
  • High Definition (1080p) Blu-ray presentation of the original Theatrical Version of the film (94 mins), plus seamlessly-branched exclusive Extended Version (97 mins), featuring two additional scenes newly remastered in high-definition
  • Original lossless stereo audio, plus 5.1 DTS-HD MA surround option (theatrical version only)
  • Original English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • Edited-for-TV version of the film (SD only, 95 mins), plus comparison featurette highlighting the alternate dubs and takes
  • Option to watch additional scenes from the Extended Version separately
  • Newly-filmed interview with special makeup creator Craig Reardon
  • Newly-filmed interview with editor Chris Lebenzon
  • Newly-filmed interview with composer Ira Newborn
  • Newly-filmed interview with supporting actor John Kapelos
  • All-new interview with casting director Jackie Burch
  • It s Alive: Resurrecting Weird Science, an archive documentary featuring interviews with cast, crew and admirers, including star Anthony Michael Hall
  • Theatrical trailers and TV spots
  • Image gallery
  • Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Tracie Ching
  • FIRST PRESSING ONLY: Illustrated collectors booklet featuring new writing on the film by Alexandra Heller-Nicholas and Amanda Reyes