“The Street Fighter Collection” starring Sonny Chiba comes to Blu-ray in March

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The 1974 trilogy of martial arts films starring Sonny Chiba comes to Blu-ray Disc as The Street Fighter Collection on March 26th, via Shout Select (Shout! Factory).

UPDATE: The tech specs for all three films include 1080p video in the 2.35:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD Master Audio Mono sound. This comes according to the Blu-ray producer working on this release, thanks to our friends at Shout! Factory.

The Blu-ray set can be found to pre-order now over at Amazon. This 3-disc set includes a total of three films, listed below:

  • “The Street Fighter” (1974)
  • “Return of the Street Fighter” (1974)
  • “The Streetfighter’s Last Revenge” (1974)

The three films, all directed by Shigehiro Ozawa, have all received new 2K video scans and are all presented in their Uncut versions. More details about this and the bonus materials set to be included on the set can be found listed below.

THE STREET FIGHTER
  • UNCUT VERSION
  • NEW 2K Scan of the original film elements of the U.S. cut and HD inserts
  • Two English dubs – the theatrical dub and the New Line Home Video dub
  • NEW Street Fighting Man – an interview with star Sonny China
  • NEW Cutting Moments – THE STREET FIGHTER trailer – an interview with filmmaker Jack Shoulder
  • U.S. Theatrical Trailer
  • Japanese Theatrical Trailer
  • Still Gallery
RETURN OF THE STREET FIGHTER
  • UNCUT VERSION
  • NEW 2K Scan of the original film elements of the U.S. cut and HD inserts (Uncut Version)
  • U.S. Teaser Trailer
  • U.S. Theatrical Trailer
  • Japanese Theatrical Trailer
  • Still Gallery
THE STREET FIGHTER’S LAST REVENGE
  • Uncut Version and U.S. Cut
  • NEW 2K Scan of the original film elements of the U.S. cut
  • NEW 2K Scan of the original film elements of the U.S. cut with standard definition inserts from the original Japanese cut
  • U.S. Theatrical Trailer
  • Japanese Theatrical Trailer
  • Still Gallery

Below, after the break, you can find more information about this upcoming Blu-ray release from the official announcement.

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1986 film “Night of the Creeps” gets Collector’s Edition Blu-ray release in May

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The 1986 film “Night of the Creeps” is getting a Collector’s Edition Blu-ray Disc release on May 28th from Scream Factory, as just announced. The film, both written & directed by Fred Dekker, starred Jason LivelyTom Atkins, Jill Whitlow, Steve Marshall, Vic Polizos, and Allan Kayser. Tech specs and bonus materials for this release have not yet been detailed or finished, but it is known that it will be presented in a 2-disc set with both 88 and 90 minutes cuts of the film.

UPDATE: This Collector’s Edition Blu-ray is now available for pre-order over at Amazon.

You can also pre-order the Collector’s Edition Blu-ray directly over at the Shout! Factory store. A “Deluxe Edition” of the film will also be available that includes the first of its kind Tom Atkins action figure. You can find that for pre-order now over at Shout! Factory’s store. Images of that figure and the packaging for that version can be found below, after the break.

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1987 Ridley Scott film “Someone to Watch Over Me” on Blu-ray in March

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The 1987 Ridley Scott directed film Someone to Watch Over Me starring Tom Berenger and Mimi Rogers is coming to Blu-ray Disc on March 12th, via Shout Select (Shout! Factory). The film co-starred Lorraine BraccoJerry Orbach, and Mark Moses. Tech specs for the Blu-ray include 1080p video in the 1.85:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound. The upcoming Blu-ray is now available to pre-order over at Amazon. Only one special feature is set to be included on this release, in terms of bonus, which is listed below.

  • New interviews with Writer Howard Franklin and Director of Photography Steven Poster

Further below, after the break, you can find the full announcement regarding this upcoming Blu-ray Disc release.

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1996 film “The Craft” is getting a Collector’s Edition Blu-ray this March

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The 1996 film The Craft is getting a Collector’s Edition Blu-ray Disc release on March 12th, via Scream Factory. The film, directed by Andrew Fleming, featured a cast of Fairuza Balk, Robin TunneyNeve Campbell, Rachel True, and Skeet Ulrich. Tech specs for the release have not yet been detailed, but stay tuned for an update. The upcoming Collector’s Edition Blu-ray is now available for pre-order over at Amazon. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • NEW Directing The Craft – an interview with co-writer and director Andrew Fleming
  • NEW Producing The Craft – an interview with producer Douglas Wick
  • NEW Writing The Craft – an interview with co-writer Peter Filardi
  • NEW Effecting The Craft – an interview with makeup effects supervisor
  • Audio Commentary with director Andrew Fleming
  • Vintage Featurette – Conjuring THE CRAFT
  • Vintage Featurette – The Making of THE CRAFT
  • Deleted Scenes with optional audio commentary
  • Theatrical Trailer

“The Boris Karloff / Bela Lugosi Collection” of 4 films on Blu-ray in April

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Four films starring the two iconic horror legends will be put together in what is being called The Boris Karloff / Bela Lugosi Collection on Blu-ray Disc which is coming on April 23rd, via Scream Factory. The four films that are included in this 4-disc set (collection) are listed below.

  • “The Black Cat” (1934)
  • “The Raven” (1935)
  • “The Invisible Ray” (1936)
  • “Black Friday” (1940)

The tech specs for the releases will include black & white 1080p HD video in the 1.33:1 aspect for each film. It has not yet been confirmed yet, but each film will likely come with lossless mono sound, although that’s only speculation. The Blu-ray set is already available for pre-order over at Amazon and directly via Shout! Factory‘s store. According to Scream Factory “Extras are in process and will be announced on a later date.” So stay tuned for an update on this release.