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All right, first things first today: I’m pleased to report that we did not have to evacuate from these wildfires here in SoCal after all. But it was a long night while we waited to find that out. Thankfully, when I stepped out this morning, it appeared that the fires had moved farther away from us, not closer. And this afternoon the evacuation orders all around us were lifted. So... whew!

It’s going to take a couple days to get back to normal around here, but I count that as a good problem to have, considering the alternative.

Now then... the big news today is that our industry and retail sources are telling us that Sony Pictures Home Entertainment is quietly preparing to release Neill Blomkamp’s Elysium, Rian Johnson’s Looper, and Andrew Niccol’s GATTACA in 4K Ultra HD early in 2021. Elysium and Looper are already available digitally in 4K, and a few European retailers have listed GATTACA for physical 4K release in March. [Read on here...]

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Today on The Bits – Almost Famous & True Romance reviewed in #4K, plus new #UltraHD titles, and a peek at the new #StarTrek: The Motion Picture theatrical remaster on iTunes thedigitalbits.com/columns/my-two…
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Bits #4K Review – Stephen dives deep into Tony Scott's TRUE ROMANCE—now available on #UltraHD as a UK Import from @ArrowFilmsVideo with a new #4K restoration and a ton of extras. @BillHuntBits thedigitalbits.com/item/true-roma…
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Now available for pre-order on Amazon: SMALLVILLE: THE COMPLETE SERIES on #Bluray from @WBHomeEnt. Street date: 10/19. (The usual Amazon sale price should kick in soon.) Pre-order here... amazon.com/exec/obidos/AS…