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John Carpenter’s Escape from L.A. on 4K in February

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The 1996 John Carpenter film Escape from L.A. starring Kurt Russell is officially coming to 4K UHD Blu-ray on February 22nd, 2022 via Paramount Home Entertainment. The film, sequel to “Escape from New York” (1981), co-starred Steve Buscemi, Peter Fonda, Pam Grier, Stacy Keach, Cliff Robertson, A.J. Langer, and Bruce Campbell.

The tech specs for the 4K release include a 2160p video presentation in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio with HDR10 and Dolby Vision forms of high dynamic range and DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 lossless surround sound. The release will include a digital code (copy) of the film. You can now find the 4K UHD Blu-ray available for preorder over at Amazon. Sadly, it appears that the only extra set to be included with the release is the original theatrical trailer — according to the press release.

Further below, after the break, you can find the full announcement regarding this 4K release of the film.

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Jawbreaker 20th Anniversary Blu-ray November

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The 1999 comedic thriller Jawbreaker is celebrating its 20th Anniversary with a new Blu-ray Disc release coming November 19th, via Sony MOD (manufacture on demand). That means this will ONLY be available online. The film, written & directed by Darren Stein, starred Rose McGowanRebecca GayheartJulie Benz, Judy Greer, P.J. Soles, Carol Kane, and Pam Grier. Tech specs for the release include 1080p HD video in the 1.85:1 aspect ratio with DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 and 2.0 Stereo mixes. The Blu-ray is now available to preorder over at Amazon and retailer Best Buy. The new 20th Anniversary edition Blu-ray will include a new audio commentary as well as the original extras, listed below.

  • 20th Anniversary Retrospective Commentary: with Darren Stein, Rebecca Gayheart, Julie Benz, and Judy Greer
  • Original Commentary: with Darren Stein
  • Theatrical Trailer

Further below, after the break, you can find the full announcement regarding this upcoming 20th Anniversary Blu-ray release of the film.

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