My Two Cents: New Blu-ray Announcements - 42nd Street, Vampyros Lesbos & more http://t.co/r7TqyPS1MT
Scream Factory has set The Vincent Price Collection II for Blu-ray release on 10/21 (SRP $79.97), including House on Haunted Hill, The Return of the Fly, The Comedy of Terrors, The Raven, The Last Man on Earth, Tomb of Ligeia, and Dr. Phibes Rises Again. You’ll find cover artwork below.
Scream has also set Pumpkinhead II: Blood Wings for Blu-ray release on 10/21.
Meanwhile, Universal has announced Jon Favreau’s Chef for Blu-ray and DVD release on 9/30 (SRP $34.98 and $29.98). This is a really great film – one of the best I’ve seen in a long time. I highly recommend it when you get the chance to see it.
Universal has also set NBC’s Dracula: Season One for Blu-ray and DVD release on 10/14 (SRP $49.98 and $44.98). The series stars Jonathan Rhys Meyers.
FUNimation has just announced the Blu-ray and DVD release of the anime Ghost in the Shell: Arise - Borders 1 & 2 on 10/21 as well (SRP $39.98).
Cartoon Network, Adult Swim and Warner Home Video have set Rick & Morty: The Complete First Season for Blu-ray and DVD release on 10/7 (SRP $29.02 and $24.98).
Speaking of Warner, the studio has just announced an Interview with the Vampire: 20th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray for release on 9/30 (SRP $19.98).
Also, Amazon is now taking pre-orders on Warner Archive’s Blu-ray version of The Great Race, starring Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis and Natalie Wood (SRP $21.99). Street date is 9/9.
By the way, we’ve got a quick update on FilmRise’s DVD release of Years of Living Dangerously on 9/7. We’ve learned that a Blu-ray release is, in fact, also in the works (street date TBA), so we’ll update you when we have further details.
We’ll leave you with a look at the Blu-ray Disc cover artwork for Fox’s Fargo: Season One, Scream’s The Vincent Price Collection II, Universal’s Chef (temp art), Warner’s Interview with the Vampire: 20th Anniversary Edition and The Great Race, and finally Adult Swim’s Rick & Morty: The Complete First Season (click on the cover images to support The Bits by pre-ordering these titles on Amazon.com)...
- Bill Hunt