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Celebrating Aliens' 30th, plus Ash vs Evil Dead, People vs O.J. Simpson & Amazon deal today on the Lost in Space TV series BD!

July 18, 2016 - 9:42 am   |   by
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Also today, we have an official U.S. street date for the new Highlander: 30th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray, which has been mastered from a new 4K restoration of the film. Look for it from Lionsgate on 9/27. You can pre-order it on Amazon.com (for just $14.99) by clicking on the cover artwork below. Note that the artwork pictured is the U.K. edition, but we’ll replace it with the official U.S. art as soon as it’s available.

In other news, Anchor Bay and Starz have just officially announced Ash vs Evil Dead: The Complete First Season for Blu-ray and DVD release on 8/23. The only listed extras are audio commentaries by star Bruce Campbell and others.

And 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment has just set The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story for Blu-ray and DVD release on 9/6. Extras include 2 featurettes (Past Imperfect: The Trial of the Century and Facts of the Case: An Interactive Timeline). Meanwhile, they have America Horror Story: Hotel coming on both formats on 10/4. Extras include 2 featurettes (An Invitation to Devil’s Night and The Cortez: An Era of Elegance Gone By). Finally, Modern Family: The Complete Seventh Season arrives on DVD only on 9/20.

Speaking of Fox, Amazon.com has a special Deal for the Day today for one of their recent BD titles: Lost in Space: The Complete Series on Blu-ray for just $49.99 (that’s 44% off the regular SRP of $89.76). Act fast if you’re interested (click here or on the cover artwork below).

Finally, Sony’s new Ghostbusters film is officially available for pre-order on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray format here. Street date is still TBA.

Here’s a look at the Blu-ray cover artwork for a few of the titles mentioned above, plus those two new Universal Monsters collections we mentioned on Saturday. Click on the covers to pre-order them on Amazon.com...

Lost in Space: The Complete Series (Blu-ray Disc)    Highlander: 30th Anniversary Edition (Blu-ray Disc)    Frankenstein: The Complete Legacy Collection (Blu-ray Disc)

The People vs O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story (Blu-ray Disc)    Ash vs Evil Dead: The Complete First Season (Blu-ray Disc)    The Wolf Man: The Complete Legacy Collection (Blu-ray Disc)

The Night Manager (Blu-ray Disc)    American Horror Story: Hotel (Blu-ray Disc)    High Noon (Blu-ray Disc)

Stay tuned...

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