The 1998 TV mini-series “From the Earth to the Moon“ from executive producer Tom Hanks is slated to be coming to Blu-ray Disc on July 16th via HBO. This according to numerous listings on retailer sites. The mini-series featured Hanks as the host (narrator) and the included a cast of Nick Searcy, Lane Smith, David Andrews, Daniel Hugh Kelly, Chris Isaak, and Stephen Root. Tech specs for the 3-disc set include 1080p HD video in the 1.78:1 aspect ratio that has been digitally remastered with a lossless surround mix – presumably DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound (although not yet confirmed). There’s also no word yet on the bonus materials (if any) set to be included aside from a digital copy of the series (as shown on the artwork pictured above). Stay tuned for any further updates on this upcoming release. You can find the Blu-ray now available to pre-order over at Amazon and Best Buy.
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