We’ve got a bunch of new Blu-ray Disc and DVD reviews for you to start the day off right, including Tim’s look at The Princess Bride from Criterion and Night of the Demons (in Steelbook packaging) from Scream Factory, Dennis’ review of Paddington 2 from Warner and Television’s Lost Classics: Volume Two from VCI Entertainment, and David’s take on Goldstone from Lightyear Entertainment and Arizona Raiders (on DVD only) from Umbrella Entertainment. Enjoy!
In announcement news today, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has officially set the CG-animated Smallfoot for release on Blu-ray and DVD on 12/11, with the Digital release expected on 12/4. Extras will feature sing-alongs, a featurette, music videos, and the Super Soozie mini-movie. Amazon is still taking pre-orders on a 4K Ultra HD release for this title, but one wasn’t mentioned in the press release. We’ve asked the studio to clarify and will post an update here when they do.
Warner has also announced Krypton: The Complete First Season for release on Blu-ray and DVD on 3/5. Extras will include featurettes, the show’s Comic-Con panel, deleted scenes, and a gag reel. [Read on here...]
- Dennis Seuling
- David Steigman
- My Two Cents
- The Digital Bits
- Bill Hunt
- The 4K Ultra HD Release List
- Tim Salmons
- Krypton: The Complete First Season
- Hellboy 4K
- Bad Times at the El Royale 4K
- Mill Creek VHS Bluray packaging
- The Princess Bride Criterion BD review
- Night of the Demons BD review
- Paddington 2 BD review
- Television's Lost Classics: Volume Two BD review
- Goldstone BD review
- Arizona Raiders DVD review
- Beat Takeshi
- Takeshi Kitano
- Outrage Code BD
- 3 Films by Takeshi Kitano Collection BD
- Violent Cop BD
- Boiling Point BD
- Hana Bi BD
- The Night Is Short Walk Girl
- Lu Over the Wall
- The Mangler
- Assassination Nation
- Fahrenheit 11/9
- The Zen Diaries of Gary Shandling
- William Castle at Columbia: Volume Two BD
- Psycho unrated in Germany update
We’ve got just a quick update for you today with a couple of items…
The first is that Mill Creek Entertainment is joining the list of 4K Ultra HD studio supporters.
The company plans to release a pair of new IMAX titles in native 4K on the format on 12/22, including IMAX: Journey to the South Pacific and IMAX: A Beautiful Planet. You can pre-order them on Amazon.com now (just click on the title links).
And you can see the cover artwork at left there for A Beautiful Planet.
Also newly available for pre-order on Amazon.com are Warner’s Superman: The Movie in 4K Ultra HD, due on 11/6. Click on the title to visit the relevant page on Amazon.
Newly listed for pre-order on 4K Ultra HD from Disney on 11/6 is Wreck-It Ralph. Disney and Pixar’s The Incredibles 2 is also listed for 4K on 11/6, but you can’t yet pre-order it.
Amazon is, however, allowing pre-orders on Fox’s Bad Times at the El Royale on Blu-ray and 4K, street date TBA.
We’ve updated The 4K Ultra HD List here at The Bits accordingly.
Back tomorrow with more news and reviews.