Sci-Fi film “Captive State” on Blu-ray in June

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The 2019 Sci-Fi/Thriller film Captive State is coming to Blu-ray Disc on June 11th via Universal, according to an early alert to retailers. The movie, directed by Rupert Wyatt, stars John Goodman, Ashton Sanders, Jonathan Majors, and Vera Farmiga. Tech specs for the release on Blu-ray include 1080p HD video in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound. The title on Blu-ray is available to pre-order now over at Amazon and Best Buy. The release will get a digital copy of the film via Movies Anywhere. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Igniting a War
  • Building the World of Captive State
  • Feature Commentary with Director/Producer/Co-Writer Rupert Wyatt and Producer David Crockett

“Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit” on Blu-ray in June

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The 2005 Aardman stop-motion animated film Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit is coming to Blu-ray Disc on June 4th via Universal (distributing for DreamWorks Animation). This news comes via an early alert to numerous retailers. The 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 Blu-ray is now available for pre-order over at Amazon. The release will include a digital copy of the film. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Cracking Commentary
  • Deleted Scenes
  • How Wallace & Gromit Went to Hollywood
  • Behind the Scenes of The Curse of the Were-Rabbit
  • A Day in the Life of Aardman
  • How to Build a Bunny
  • Stage Fright

“Space: 1999 – The Complete Series” on Blu-ray in July

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Shout! Factory has just officially announced plans to bring the 1970s Sci-Fi TV show Space: 1999 – The Complete Series to Blu-ray Disc on July 16th. The show ran from 1975 through 1977 starring Martin Landau and Barbara Bain. Tech specs for the release have not yet been detailed but it is known this will be a limited edition box set. The box set ordered directly from Shout! Factory’s store will include a collectible snowglobe (detailed further below and pictured below). NOTE: The snowglobe will NOT be included with the version available at retailers.

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Bonus materials will get their very own disc and are currently in the process of being finished, so they haven’t been announced yet. All 48 episodes of the show will be included in high definition (HD).

UPDATE: The Blu-ray set is now available for pre-order over at Amazon and Best Buy. Again, no snowglobe will be included with that version. It’ll look like this.

You can also find it listed for pre-order over at Shout! Factory‘s store. Below, after the break, is the press release announcing this upcoming box set. Stay tuned for more details as we learn them.

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“Fast & Furious” comes to 4K UHD Blu-ray in June

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The 2009 sequel Fast & Furious is coming to 4K UHD Blu-ray on June 11th, via Universal, according to an early alert to retailers. The film, directed by Justin Lin, featured a cast of Vin DieselPaul WalkerMichelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster, John Ortiz, Laz Alonso, Gal Gadot, Jack Conley, Shea Whigham, and Sung Kang. Tech specs for the 4K release include 2160p video in the 2.40:1 aspect ratio with HDR10 form of High Dynamic Range and DTS:X sound. The release will come in the form of a “combo pack” with a Blu-ray Disc and a digital copy of the film included. The 4K is now available to pre-order over at Amazon. Bonus materials set to be included on the release (on the original Blu-ray) are listed below.

  • Original Short Film: Los Bandoleros
  • Paul Walker and Director Justin Lin Reveal Behind-the-Scenes Details
  • Under the Hood: Muscle Cars and Imports
  • Getting the Gang Back Together
  • Driving School with Vin Diesel
  • Shooting the Big Rig Heist
  • Races and Chases
  • High Octane Action: The Stunts
  • Gag Reel
  • Feature Audio Commentary with Director Justin Lin [also on the 4K disc]
  • … And More!

“Fast Five” arrives on 4K UHD Blu-ray in June

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The 2011 sequel Fast Five is coming to 4K UHD Blu-ray on June 11th, via Universal, according to an early alert to retailers. The film, directed by Justin Lin, featured a cast of Vin DieselPaul WalkerDwayne Johnson, Jordanna Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris, Matt Schulze, Sung Kang, and  Gal Gadot. Tech specs for the 4K release include 2160p video in the 2.35:1 aspect ratio with HDR10 form of High Dynamic Range and DTS:X sound. The release will include both the extended and theatrical cuts of the film and will come in the form of a “combo pack” with a Blu-ray Disc and a digital copy of the film included. The title on 4K is now available for pre-order over at Amazon. Bonus materials set to be included on the release (on the original Blu-ray) are listed below.

  • Reuniting the Team
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Gag Reel
  • The Big Train Heist
  • A New Set of Wheels
  • Dom’s Journey
  • Brian O’Connor: From Fed to Con
  • Enter Federal Agent Hobbs
  • Dom vs. Hobbs
  • On Set with Director Lin
  • Inside the Vault Chase
  • Tyrese TV
  • Feature Audio Commentary with Director Justin Lin [also on the 4K disc]
  • … And More!