Amazon Commissions Earned
The 2021 film “The Card Counter“ starring Oscar Issac is coming to Blu-ray Disc on December 14th via Universal Studios Home Entertainment, according to retailers. The film, executive produced by Martin Scorsese & written and directed by Paul Schrader, co-stars Tiffany Haddish, Tye Sheridan, and Willem Dafoe. It’s worth noting that, at the time of writing, this film is “Certified Fresh” over at Rotten Tomatoes.
The tech specs for the Blu-ray include a 1080p HD video presentation in the 1.66:1 (side matted) aspect ratio and DTS-HD Master Audio lossless surround sound, on a BD-50 disc. The release will come with a digital code (copy) of the film, compatible with Movies Anywhere. You can now find the Blu-ray available for preorder over at Amazon. Only one extra will be included with this release, in terms of bonus materials:
Amazon Commissions Earned
The 2021 science fiction film “Voyagers” is officially coming to 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray Disc on June 15th via Lionsgate. The film, written and directed by Neil Burger, stars Tye Sheridan, Lily-Rose Depp, Fionn Whitehead, Chanté Adams, and Colin Farrell. The tech specs for the 4K UHD Blu-ray include a 2160p presentation in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio with HDR10 form of high dynamic range and Dolby TrueHD 5.1 lossless surround sound. The tech specs for the Blu-ray include a 1080p HD presentation in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio with Dolby TrueHD 5.1 sound. Both releases will come in the form of a “combo pack” meaning that the 4K will include its Blu-ray counterpart, the Blu-ray will include a DVD, and each will come with a digital code (copy) of the film. You can now find the 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray both listed for preorder over at Amazon. Bonus materials set to be included with both the 4K and Blu-ray releases are listed below.
- “Born for This: The Cast of Voyagers” Featurette
- “Against Type: Unlearning Human Nature” Featurette
- “Survival of the Fittest: The Physicality of Voyagers” Featurette
- “On the Surface: The Visual Style of Voyagers” Featurette
- “Hidden Chambers: Tour the Humanitas” Featurette
Further below, after the break, you can find the trailer for the film and the full announcement regarding the home video release.
The 2019 “X-Men” film “Dark Phoenix” is reportedly coming to both 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray Disc on September 17th via Fox, according to early alerts to retailers. The film, directed by Simon Kinberg, features a cast comprised of James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult, Sophie Turner, Tye Sheridan, Evan Peters, Alexandra Shipp, Kodi Smit-McPhee, and Jessica Chastain.
Tech specs for the releases and bonus materials have not been officially detailed yet, but stay tuned for an update. The 4K release will come in the form of “combo pack” with the Blu-ray included and each release will be getting a digital copy of the film included. You can find the 4K UHD Blu-ray and Blu-ray both now available to pre-order over at Best Buy (with release date listed). You can find the 4K and Blu-ray now available for pre-order as well as on Amazon.
It’s also known that retailer Best Buy will be getting an exclusive Steelbook for the 4K version of the release. That Steelbook (pictured below) is already up for pre-order now over at Best Buy. Again, stay tuned for further info on these upcoming releases of the film as soon as we get it.
The 2017 Alexandre Moors directed war drama “The Yellow Birds” starring Tye Sheridan and Alden Ehrenreich is coming to Blu-ray Disc on August 14th via Lionsgate. Tech specs for the release include full 1080p HD video in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound. The release will come with a Digital Copy of the film included. The Blu-ray is now available for PRE-ORDER over at Amazon. The only bonus material set to be included is listed below.
- “Reverberations of War: Making The Yellow Birds” Featurette
Further below, after the break, you’ll find the official announcement.
The 2018 Steven Spielberg directed film “Ready Player One” is coming to both 4K UHD Blu-ray, Blu-ray Disc, and Blu-ray 3D on July 24 from Warner Home Video.
Best Buy is offering SteelBook versions of both the 4K UHD and Blu-ray – as pictured above. They’re available for pre-order now as well as standard versions there and on Amazon – the 4K UHD Blu-ray, Blu-ray Disc, and Blu-ray 3D.
UPDATE: Tech specs for the 4K UHD Blu-ray will include full 2160p in the 2.4:1 aspect ratio with both HDR (HDR10) and Dolby Vision video with Dolby Atmos and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound. The Blu-ray Disc will include identical tech specs, just is in a 1080p resolution.
Bonus materials, on both releases, total over 90 minutes in six featurettes:
- Game Changer: Cracking the Code
- Effects for a Brave New World
- Level Up: Sound for the Future
- High Score: Endgame
- Ernie & Tye’s Excellent Adventure
- The ’80’s: You’re the Inspiration
A Digital Copy of the film is included as well as “Easter Eggs” according to the back cover art (pictured below).
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