The 1994 sports drama “Blue Chips“ starring Nick Nolte and Shaquille O’Neal is making its debut to the Blu-ray Disc format on September 21st, via Paramount Home Entertainment. The film, directed by William Friedkin, co-starred Mary McDonnell, J.T. Walsh, Ed O’Neill, Alfre Woodard, Robert Wuhl, Bob Cousy, and featured cameos by Larry Bird and Bobby Knight.
The tech specs for the Blu-ray debut include a 1080p HD video presentation in the 1.85:1 aspect ratio with Dolby TrueHD 5.1 lossless surround sound. You can now find the Blu-ray available for preorder over at Amazon. No bonus materials will be included with this release.
The 1997 Nickelodeon film “Good Burger”starring Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell is finally coming to Blu-ray on February 16th, 2021, via Paramount. The film, directed by Brian Robbins, was a spin-off from a sketch that originally aired on the Nickelodeon show “All That” back in 1994. The film adaptation co-starred Sinbad, Abe Vigoda, Shar Jackson, Dan Schneider, Jan Schweiterman, Josh Server, Linda Cardellini, Shaquille O’Neal, and George Clinton. Tech specs for the Blu-ray release include a 1080p HD presentation in the original 1.85:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 sound. You can now find the Blu-ray listed to preorder over at Amazon. Only one bonus feature will be included on the release which is listed below.
Original “Good Burger” Sketch from “All That” (1994) [SD]
The 2018 film “Uncle Drew” starring Kyrie Irving is coming to both 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray Disc on September 25th via Lionsgate. The film, directed by Charles Stone III, co-stars Mike Epps, J.B. Smoove, Lil Rel Howery, Shaquille O’Neal, Tiffany Haddish, Erica Ash, and Nick Kroll. It, at time of writing, carries a 65% rating over at Rotten Tomatoes. Tech specs for the release on 4K UHD Blu-ray include full 2160p 4K video in the 1.85:1 aspect ratio with Dolby Vision and HDR 10 forms of High Dynamic Range, and Dolby Atmos sound.
It’s available for PRE-ORDER now over at Amazon in both formats. It’s also worth noting that Amazon carries a listing for a special version of the Blu-ray release with a Hat – pictured on the listing. The Blu-ray will include 1080p HD video in the 1.85:1 aspect ratio and Dolby Atmos 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 both getting a Digital Copy of the film. Bonus materials set to be included on both versions of the release are listed below.
DEAR DREW Animated Short
7 Deleted Scenes
“Who is Uncle Drew? The Making of a Basketball Icon” Featurette