The 2001 film “Hardball“ starring Keanu Reeves is officially making its debut to the Blu-ray Disc format on September 21st, via Paramount Home Entertainment. The film, directed by Brian Robbins, co-starred Diane Lane, John Hawkes, Julian Griffith, and Michael B. Jordan.
This, as mentioned will be the first time the film has been available in the Blu-ray format. The tech specs for the Blu-ray include a 1080p HD video presentation and DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 lossless surround sound. You can now find the Blu-ray available for preorder over at Amazon. The bonus materials set to be included with the release are listed below.
Commentary by director Brian Robbins and writer John Gatins
The Making of Hardball
Music Video – “Hardball” by Lil’ Bow Wow, Lil’ Wayne, Lil’ Zane and Sammie
Further below, after the break, you can find the official announcement about this upcoming Blu-ray release of the film.
The 2020 film “Just Mercy” starring Michael B. Jordan and Jamie Foxx is officially coming to Blu-ray Disc on April 14th, via Warner. The film, based on a true story & directed by Destin Daniel Cretton, co-stars Brie Larson, Rob Morgan, Rafe Spall, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Karan Kendrick, and Tim Blake Nelson. The film was rather well-received by the critics during its theatrical run, in fact, at the time of writing, this currently carries a “Certified Fresh” rating over at Rotten Tomatoes. The tech specs for the Blu-ray include HD video in the 1.85:1 aspect ratio with Dolby Atmos sound. The release will come with a digital code (copy) of the film. You can now find the Blu-raylisted for preorder over at Amazon. The bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.
This Moment Deserves
The Equal Justice Initiative
Further below, after the break, you can find full details about the release of this film on home video.
The 2018 film “Creed II” starring Michael B. Jordan and Sylvester Stallone is coming to both 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray Disc on March 5th, via Warner. The film, directed by Steven Caple Jr., co-stars Tessa Thompson, Phylicia Rashad, Wood Harris, Milo Ventimiglia, Andre Ward, Florian Munteanu, and Dolph Lundgren.
Tech specs for the 4K include 2160p video in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio with both Dolby Vision and HDR10 forms of High Dynamic range with DTS-HD 7.1 Master Audio sound. The technical specifications for the Blu-ray include 1080p video in the 2.39:1 aspect and DTS-HD 7.1 Master Audio sound. 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 each getting a Digital Copy of the film. Both the 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray are now available for pre-order over at Amazon. It is also known that retailer Best Buy will be getting an ExclusiveSteelbook for the 4K release. That listing is not yet fully functional, so stay tuned for an update. Bonus materials set to be included on the releases are listed below.
From Father to Son, Blood Runs Hot
Finding the Authentic
The Women of “Creed II”
The Rocky Legacy
Below after the break, you can find the official announcement for the releases of this film.
The 2018 Sci-Fi film “Kin” written and directed by Jonathan Baker and Josh Baker is coming to both 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray Disc on November 20th via Lionsgate. The film features a cast that includes Myles Truitt, Jack Reynor, Dennis Quaid, Zoë Kravitz, James Franco, Carrie Coon, Ian Matthews, Gavin Fox, and Michael B. Jordan. Tech specs for both releases include video in the 2.00:1 aspect ratio with DTS:X and Dolby Digital 2.0 (optimized for late night listening) sound. The 4K release will include both HDR10 and Dolby Vision forms of High Dynamic Range. The releases will both come in the form of “combo pack” with the 4K release getting a Blu-ray, the Blu-ray getting a DVD, and both getting a Digital Copy of the film included.
You can PRE-ORDER both the 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray already over at Amazon. It also appears that there will be an Exclusive Steelbook Blu-ray release available at Best Buy for both the 4K and Blu-ray releases. Bonus materials set to be included on the releases are listed below.
Audio Commentary with co-directors Jonathan and Josh Baker and screenwriter Daniel Casey
“Thicker Than Water: The Making of Kin” 8-Part Documentary
“Enhanced Visual FX Breakdown” Featurette
“Bag Man: Original Short” with optional audio commentary by co-directors Jonathan and Josh Baker
10 Deleted Scenes
“Learned Behavior: Special Features at Work” hour-long round table discussion between Jonathan and Josh Baker andrenowned filmmakers including 10 Cloverfield Lane director Dan Trachtenberg, Swiss Army Man directors Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert, legendary special features producer Laurent Bouzereau (Jaws, Back to the Future, Ready Player One) and special features godfather Kevin Smith (Clerks, Chasing Amy, Tusk).
Further below, after the break, you can find the artwork for the Blu-ray Disc and the official announcement for these releases.