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Today’s Bits postings are a double-header, and this first one will be pretty substantial. I’ve unfortunately come down with the flu, so the last few days my functionality has been limited. But, I’m going to do a couple posts today to make up for it.

Before we begin, though, we’ve posted 4 new Blu-ray reviews here at The Bits in the last few days, including... Tim’s look at The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires from Scream Factory, Ecco and The Forbidden from Severin Films, and the Region B release of Dragonwyck (1946) from Powerhouse Films and Indicator. We also have Dennis’ look at Stan & Ollie on Blu-ray from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Enjoy!

So... first things first: We’ve confirmed with Warner Bros. that their new Burton/Schumacher Batman 4K releases will feature new Dolby Atmos audio mixes on both the 4K and the Blu-rays in the package. Those Blu-rays will be remastered too. High dynamic range will be HDR10 only on the 4Ks. And the Blu-rays will carry over all of the previous BD extras with one exception: Don’t expect to find the Batman: The Birth of a Modern Blockbuster featurette from the recent Batman: Diamond Luxe Blu-ray. Beyond that, most everything should be there. (Thanks to Bits reader Anthony DiPaola for spotting that). [Read on here...]

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RT @BillHuntBits: Looks like RLJE/Image are releasing The Tax Collector on #4K on 10/6 w/the BD release. Currently listed on Best Buy but n…
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Today on The Bits – Sony wants your input for their Columbia Classics #4K #UltraHD Collection: Volume 2 set, plus a Zavvi discount for Bits readers! thedigitalbits.com/columns/my-two…
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Heads-up @TheDigitalBits readers: @SonyPicsHomeEnt would like to know what titles you’d like to see in a future Columbia Classics #4K Collection: Volume 2 box set, as well as separately on #UltraHD. Take their online poll here (I wrote in GATTACA.): secure.sonypictures.com/movies/sweepst…