My Two Cents (Daily) - Oktoberfest 8 concludes, some catalog BD news & Happy Halloween! http://t.co/X9X8D8jwmC
Also today, Dr. Jahnke has turned in a new Burnt Offerings: MOD DVD column this afternoon, running down the latest from from Warner Archive and the Sony Archive Collection. [Read on here…]
All right, today’s post is a quickie as we’re working on a bunch of cool stuff for tomorrow…
First, Dr. Jahnke’s Hell Plaza Oktoberfest Se7en continues today with a review of Scream Factory’s Psycho III: Collector’s Edition on Blu-ray Disc! As it happens, were going to be running a giveaway for this very title over on The Digital Bits Facebook page starting at Noon (Pacific), so head on over there for your chance to win!
By the way, Adam has also updated his review of Universal’s original Psycho: 50th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray so the whole trilogy is now covered on BD. Enjoy! [Read on here…]
We’ve got two more Blu-ray Disc reviews for you this afternoon. Our own Tim Salmons has checked out a pair of recent titles from Shout! and Scream Factory, including Dark Angel (a.k.a. I Come in Peace) and the double feature of X-Ray / Schizoid. Enjoy!
In announcement news today, Disney has officially set the Mary Poppins: 50th Anniversary Edition for release on Blu-ray Combo on 12/10. The film has received an “all-new digital restoration” for this release. Newly-produced extras will include Mary-OKE (a sing-along feature to 4 songs from the film) and the Becoming Mr. Sherman featurette featuring actor Jason Schwartzman and Richard Sherman (designed to promote the new film Saving Mr. Banks). One hopes all the vintage bonus material will also carry over, but the press release doesn’t indicate. You’ll find the final cover artwork below (and the title is now available for pre-order on Amazon by clicking on the cover). […]