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Better Call Saul Season Five comes to Blu-ray November

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The popular TV series Better Call Saul Season Five is officially coming to Blu-ray Disc on November 24th via Sony. The show, co-created by Vince Gilligan (a prequel to his hit series “Breaking Bad”) and Peter Gould, stars Bob OdenkirkRhea SeehornJonathan Banks, Patrick Fabian, Michael Mando, and Giancarlo Esposito. Tech specs for the Blu-ray release include a 1080p HD presentation in the 1.78:1 aspect ratio with DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 surround sound. You can now find the Blu-ray listed for preorder over at Amazon. The bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

BLU-RAY™ EXCLUSIVES

  • Deleted Scenes
  • “Tell Me Again” Featurette
  • “The Good, The Bags and The Ugly” Featurette
  • “Bagman” – The Ambush
  • “Bagman” – The Cannon Roll
  • “The Effects for This!”

BLU-RAY™ AND DVD

  • Cast & Crew Commentaries on Every Episode
  • Gag Reel
  • Mesa Verde Bank and Trust TV spots
  • Ethics Training with Kim Wexler
  • “Crystal Balls” Featurette

Further below, after the break, you can find the full announcement regarding this season of the TV series coming to the Blu-ray Disc format.

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1984 film Beverly Hills Cop comes to 4K in December

The 1984 film Beverly Hills Cop starring Eddie Murphy is officially coming to 4K UHD Blu-ray on December 1st via Paramount. The film, directed by Martin Brest, co-starred Judge ReinholdJohn Ashton, Lisa Eilbacher, Ronny Cox, Steven Berkoff, James Russo, Jonathan Banks, Stephen Elliott, Gilbert R. Hill, Joel Bailey, Bronson Pinchot, and Paul Reiser. Tech specs for the release include a 2160p 4K presentation in the 1.85:1 aspect ratio with HDR10 form of High Dynamic Range. No word yet on the audio format and configuration for the release, but I have put in an inquiry about it to the studio [Paramount] and should be updating you on that soon. In the meantime, it’s worth noting the film has been remastered in 4K as stated below in an official statement.

“This action-comedy classic has been remastered in 4K with HDR and will be available in a 4K Ultra HD/Blu-ray Combo with Digital copy and is available now on 4K Ultra HD Digital.”

The release will come in the form of a “combo pack” meaning that it will include its Blu-ray counterpart and a digital code (copy) of the film. There’s not yet a preorder listing available for this 4K UHD Blu-ray over at Amazon, but they do have a placeholder page up you can sign up to be emailed and alerted as to when it is. The bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Commentary by director Martin Brest
  • Beverly Hills Cop—The Phenomenon Begins (SD)
  • A Glimpse Inside the Casting Process (SD)
  • The Music of Beverly Hills Cop (SD)
  • Deleted scenes (HD)
  • Behind-the-scenes featurettes incorporating vintage 1984 interviews (HD)
  • An isolated audio track of the original score by Harold Faltermeyer
  • “BHC Mixtape ‘84”, which allows viewers to go directly to the scenes featuring the hit songs “The Heat Is On,” “Neutron Dance,” “New Attitude,” “Stir It Up,” “Do You Really,” and “Nasty Girl.” 
  • Location Map
  • Theatrical Trailer (HD)
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El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie on Blu-ray

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The 2019 film El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie is coming to Blu-ray Disc in a “limited edition” SteelBook officially on October 13th via Sony. The film, as seen originally on Netflix, was written & directed by Vince Gilligan (creator of the show “Breaking Bad” which it follows). El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie starred Aaron PaulJonathan BanksMatt Jones, Charles Baker, Jesse Plemons, and the late Robert Forster. Tech specs for the Blu-ray include 1080p HD video in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio with DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 surround sound. The release will come with a DVD counterpart of the film included in the SteelBook. However, no digital copy appears to be included with the set.

UPDATE: you can now find this Blu-ray available for preorder over at Amazon.

The bonus materials set to be included on this release are listed below.

  • Audio Commentary with Vince Gilligan and Aaron Paul [Blu-ray Exclusive]
  • Deleted and Extended Scenes [Blu-ray Exclusive]
  • Gag Reel [Blu-ray Exclusive]
  • Scene Studies with Vince Gilligan  [Blu-ray Exclusive]
  • Super Commentary!: An ensemble audio commentary featuring 46 members of the cast and crew
  • Making El Camino: A behind-the-scenes documentary featuring never-before-seen interviews with the cast and crew
  • Snow Globe: A Breaking Bad Short
  • Skinny Pete in the Box Teaser
  • On the Radio Teaser
  • Rocker Salvage Commercial
  • Vamonos Pest Commercial
  • “Enchanted” by Chloe x Halle
  • Visual Effects Design Galleries

Further below, after the break, you can find the full information just released by Sony regarding this upcoming release of the film on Blu-ray.

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