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Today’s update is a quick one, but we have some new disc reviews for you, a bit of announcement news, and word of new Amazon pre-orders that are now live. First let’s get to those reviews...

Stephen has posted a look at Paul Verhoeven’s Basic Instinct, which is now available in a new 4K Ultra HD edition from StudioCanal that includes the remastered Director’s Cut version of the film. It’s worth a look.

Also, I’ve given Lionsgate’s recent Steelbook release of Dirty Dancing (1987) a look on 4K Ultra HD. As many Bits readers will know, the title has long been a favorite of home video enthusiasts, selling well in virtually every format it’s ever been released in. The UHD is currently only available at Best Buy stores, but we suspect it’s going to get a wider release in 4K later this year or early next (probably in standard Amaray packaging).

Speaking of retail-exclusive Steelbook 4K titles from Lionsgate, we now know that the studio will be releasing Akira Kurosawa’s Ran at Best Buys stores later this year (we believe in November, but the title is still TBA). You can read my review of the recent Studio Canal 4K release here. [Read on here...]

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Today on The Bits – Dirty Dancing #4K goes wide, plus Event Horizon, Alex Garland’s Men, Tenebrae in #UltraHD from Synapse, Children Shouldn’t Play with Dead Things & more thedigitalbits.com/columns/my-two…
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Also now available for pre-order on Amazon: Emile Ardolino's DIRTY DANCING (1987) in wide-release #4K #UltraHD from @LGhomeent. Street date 8/23. Pre-order here... amazon.com/exec/obidos/AS…
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Now available for pre-order on Amazon: BRAM STOKER’S DRACULA (1992) in #4K #UltraHD #Steelbook from @SonyPicsHomeEnt and director Francis Ford Coppola, now with new extras and Dolby Vision HDR. Street date 10/4. Pre-order here... amazon.com/exec/obidos/AS…