The 1989 film “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” is coming to 4K UHD Blu-ray on November 1st via Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, according to numerous retail sources. The film, written by the legendary late John Hughes and directed by Jeremiah S. Chechik, starred Chevy Chase, Beverly D’Angelo, Juliette Lewis, Johnny Galecki, Randy Quaid, Miriam Flynn, John Randolph, Diane Ladd, E.G. Marshall, Doris Roberts, Mae Questel, William Hickey, Nicholas Guest, and Julia Louis-Dreyfus.
The tech specs for the release include a 2160p video presentation in the 1.85:1 aspect ratio with DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 lossless surround sound as well as 2.0 Stereo (presumably also lossless). The release will come in the form of a “combo pack” meaning that it will come with its Blu-ray Disc counterpart as well as include a digital code (copy) of the film which is compatible with Movies Anywhere.
You can now find the 4K UHD Blu-ray available for preorder over at Amazon as well as retailers Best Buy, Target, and Walmart. It’s also worth noting for our UK audience that the film will be coming to 4K UHD Blu-ray there on 7 November and is available now for preorder over at Amazon UK. The bonus materials will be all just the previous DVD and Blu-ray extras ported over. These limited extras include:
Audio Commentary by Randy Quaid, Beverly D’Angelo, Johnny Galecki, Miriam Flynn, Director Jeremiah S. Chechik, and Producer Matty Simmons
The 1997 horror film “I Know What You Did Last Summer“ is officially coming to 4K UHD Blu-ray on September 27th via Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, in celebration of its 25th anniversary. The film, directed by Jim Gillespie, starred Jennifer Love Hewitt, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ryan Phillippe, Freddie Prinze Jr., Johnny Galecki, and Bridgette Wilson.
Tech specs for the 4K UHD Blu-ray include a 2160p video presentation in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio with HDR10 form of high dynamic range as well as a new Dolby Atmos sound mix along with the original DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 lossless surround mix as well. The release will come in the form of a “combo pack” with the Blu-ray counterpart and a digital code (copy) of the film included.
TV Show “The Big Bang Theory: The Twelfth and Final Season“ is coming to Blu-ray Disc on November 12th via Warner. The show, created by Chuck Lorre and Bill Prady, ran from 2007 through 2019 and it featured a cast of Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg, Kunal Nayyar, Melissa Rauch, and Mayim Bialik. Tech specs for the twelfth season on Blu-ray include 1080p HD video in the 1.78:1 aspect ratio with DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 sound spanning across a 2-disc set. The release will come with a digital copy of the twelfth season of the show. You can find the twelfth season on Blu-ray now over at Amazon. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.
Unraveling the Mystery: A Big Bang Farewell Special
The Last Days of The Big Bang Theory
The Big Bang Theory’s Impact
The Sweet Spot
The Big Bang Theory Cast Visits Ellen
The Big Bang Theory: 2018 Comic-Con Panel
It’s also worth noting, especially for fans, that there will be a huge Blu-ray Disc box set released on November 12th as well in the form of “The Big Bang Theory: The Complete Series [Limited Edition]“ (pictured below) which is available for pre-order now over at Amazon. Bonus materials EXCLUSIVE to this box set are listed below.
The Big Bang Theory: The Complete Series
Includes nearly 12 hours of previously released bonus content from Seasons 1 through 12, plus the following exclusive special features:
The Big Bang Theory: A Retrospective
BBT’s Greatest Hits: 12 Years of Comedy in 24 Minutes
Warner Brothers Home Entertainment officially plans to bring “The Big Bang Theory: The Complete Eleventh Season” to Blu-ray Disc on September 11th. The Blu-ray will come in a 2-Disc set, with a Digital Copy of the season included. Tech specs for the release include 1080p HD video in the 1.78:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound. You can already find a PRE-ORDER listing for the release over at Amazon. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.
The Maturation Imperative (NEW Featurette)
The Big Bang Theory: The Blueprint of Comedy (NEW Featurette)
A BBT History of Time (NEW Featurette)
The Big Bang Theory: 2017 Comic-Con Panel (Exclusive to Blu-ray)
Further below, after the break, you’ll find the official announcement.