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The Forever Purge on 4K and Blu-ray in September

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The 2021 film “The Forever Purge” is officially coming to 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray Disc on September 28th, via Universal Studios Home Entertainment. The film, directed by Everardo Gout, produced by Jason Blum & Michael Bay, stars Ana de la Reguera, Tenoch Huerta, Josh Lucas, Leven Rambin, Cassidy Freeman, Will Patton, Will Brittain, and Sammi Rotibi.

The tech specs for the 4K UHD Blu-ray release include a 2160p video presentation in the 1.85:1 aspect ratio with HDR10 form of high dynamic range and Dolby Atmos sound, on a BD-66 disc. Meanwhile, the tech specs for the Blu-ray include a 1080p HD video presentation in the 1.85:1 aspect ratio with Dolby Atmos sound, on a BD-50 disc. Both releases will come in the form of a “combo pack” meaning that the 4K will get its Blu-ray Disc counterpart, the Blu-ray will get its DVD counterpart, and both will include a digital code (copy) of the film which is compatible with Movies Anywhere. You can now find both the 4K UHD Blu-ray and the Blu-ray available for preorder over at Amazon. The bonus materials set to be included with each release are listed below.

  • COLLAPSING THE SYSTEM: BEHIND THE FOREVER PURGE – Go behind the scenes to witness the stunts, explosions, and chaos on the set of THE FOREVER PURGE.
  • CREEPTASTIC WARDROBE – A mostly daytime, never-ending Purge mixed with a western theme called for a whole new twist on Purge wardrobe and masks.

Further below, after the break, you can find the full announcement regarding the release of this film on the home video formats, both physically and digitally.

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TV series “The Purge Season One” is heading to Blu-ray Disc in early January

TV series The Purge: Season One is coming to Blu-ray Disc on January 8th, 2019 via Universal, according to early alerts to retail. The TV show, based on the film and produced by Blumhouse, can be seen on the USA Network. The show, in its first season, stars Gabriel ChavarriaHannah Emily AndersonJessica GarzaLili Simmons, Amanda WarrenColin Woodell, and Lee Tergesen.

UPDATE: The cover art has now been updated. Tech specs for the release include 1080p video in the 1.78:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Deleted Scenes
  • A Conversation With Cast & Crew
  • Anatomy of a Scene
  • Costumes & Props
  • Table Read

This Blu-ray set is available for PRE-ORDER on Blu-ray over at Amazon and Best Buy.

“The First Purge” on 4K UHD Blu-ray Steelbook comes to Best Buy in October

The 2018 film The First Purge is not only coming to 4K and Blu-ray (as reported) but it’s also going to be getting an Exclusive Steelbook  4K UHD Blu-ray release over at Best Buy. The Steelbook version, and other version of the film will be available on October 2nd, via Universal. The First Purge 4K Steelbook is available for PRE-ORDER now over at Best Buy.

It’s also worth noting (as mentioned in my previous post) that the other three films in this franchise will also be getting Exclusive Steelbooks of their 4K UHD Blu-ray releases at Best Buy on the same date (10/2). Those Steelbooks for those films can be found linked to below by title for their pre-order listings (slightly more affordable, priced at under $20 each).

Blumhouse’s “The First Purge” is coming to 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray in October

The 2018 Blumhouse produced film The First Purge directed by Gerard McMurray is coming to both 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray Disc on October 2nd via Universal Studios. The first retailer showing its release date is Best Buy, as you can see. It’s already available for PRE-ORDER on 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray Disc. Both releases will come in the form of “combo pack” with the 4K release including a Blu-ray, the Blu-ray release including a DVD, and both getting a Digital Copy of the film included.

UPDATE: Tech specs for the 4K UHD Blu-ray release include 2160p 4K video in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio with HDR10 (for of High Dynamic Range) and DTS:X sound. The Blu-ray Disc release tech specs include full 1080p HD video in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio and DTS:X sound. An Exclusive Steelbook of the 4K version of this film will be available at Best Buy, which you can find more information on reported HERE.

Bonus materials set to be included on both releases are listed below.

  • Deleted Scene
  • A Radical Experiment – Cast and filmmakers discuss how The First Purge expands on the themes of the franchise, making them more culturally relevant than ever before.
  • Bringing the Chaos – Violence is inescapable in The First Purge. Here we explore the elements that ramped up the action in the film and made it the most intense installment yet.
  • The Masks of the First Purge – A good disguise is a key part of a successful Purge night. In this featurette, we take a look at how the masks in the film added to the terror of The First Purge.

It’s also worth noting that Best Buy will be getting some EXCLUSIVE Steelbook releases for the films in “The Purge” franchise on 4K UHD Blu-ray. These can be found further below, after the break as well as the official announcement for the release of “The First Purge” on home video.

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