Zootopia Blu-ray 3D Coming June 7th, 2016

Posted in 3D, Action, Adventure, Animation, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Comedy, Crime, Disney, Family, Pre-orders on May 2nd, 2016 by Dave

Zootopia Blu-ray 3D

Be sure to watch for the upcoming Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment Blu-ray release Zootopia – on Blu-ray 3D June 7th, 2016.

This computer-animated buddy comedy is the 55th animated feature in the Walt Disney Animated Classics series.

The story follows the unlikely partnership between a rabbit police officer and a red fox con artist.

The two investigate disappearances in the mammalian metropolis.

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Gods of Egypt Blu-ray 3D and Ultra HD Coming May 31st

Posted in 3D, 4K, Action, Adventure, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, DTS:X, Fantasy, HDR, Lionsgate, Pre-orders, Ultra HD on April 13th, 2016 by Dave

Gods of Egypt Blu-ray 3D

May 31st, 2016 will mark the arrival of the new Lionsgate Home Entertainment Blu-ray 3D and 4K Ultra HD release for Gods of Egypt.

This fantasy action film features ancient Egyptian deities where Set, the god of darkness, takes over the Egyptian empire.

Human Bek then partners with the god Horus in order to save the world and rescue his love.

The film makers were criticized for largely casting white actors as Egyptian Gods.

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Point Break Blu-ray 3D March 29th, 2016

Posted in 3D, Action, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Commentary, Crime, Sport, Thriller, Warner on April 1st, 2016 by Dave

Point Break Blu-ray 3D

The Point Break Blu-ray 3D is a key action title released by Warner Home Video on March 29th, 2016.

This crime thriller was written by Kurt Wimmer and is a loose remake of the 1991 film of the same name.

The US/Chinese co-production was released in China on December 4th, and in the United States on December 25th.

Despite poor critical response, the film went on to earn $131 million against a $105 million budget.

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March 29th Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery

Posted in 3D, 4K, Anchor Bay, Atmos, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Criterion, Fox, HDR, Sony, Ultra HD, Warner on March 29th, 2016 by Dave

HatefulEightThe release week March 29th Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery for 2016 features top title Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight from Anchor Bay Entertainment.

Fox Home Entertainment has the animated television title Archer: The Complete Season Six on Blu-ray this week just in time for the new season.

Also watch for Will Smith in Concussion from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, along with a day and date 4K Ultra HD release for Concussion.

Warner Home Video has the loose remake Point Break 3D on Blu-ray 3D, along with the regular Point Break Blu-ray release this week.

Warner are also distributing the Blu-ray documentary Life Story from BBC Home Entertainment.

Speaking of British television, also Acorn Media has Humans on Blu-ray this week.

The Criterion Collection Blu-ray releases this week include the Italian classic Bicycle Thieves, Kurasawa’s The Hidden Fortress and Les Blank’s A Poem is a Naked Person.

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In the Heart of the Sea Blu-ray 3D March 8th

Posted in 3D, Action, Adventure, Atmos, Biography, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Commentary, Drama, History, Thriller, Warner on March 9th, 2016 by Dave

In the Heart of the Sea Blu-ray 3D

March 8th, 2016 marked the release of the Warner Home Video Blu-ray 3D for In the Heart of the Sea.

This biographical adventure is based on Nathaniel Philbrick’s 2000 non-fiction book of the same name.

The movie tells the story of the sinking of an American whaling ship called the Essex in 1820 – an event that inspired the novel Moby-Dick.

The film was produced by Ron Howard and written by Charles Leavitt.

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March 8th Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery

Posted in 3D, 4K, Anchor Bay, Atmos, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Cinedigm, Criterion, Fox, HDR, Lionsgate, Sony, Ultra HD, Universal, Warner on March 8th, 2016 by Dave

PeanutsMovieThe release week March 8th Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery for 2016 features top title The Peanuts Movie from Fox Home Entertainment.

Other editions include The Peanuts Movie Blu-ray 3D and the 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray for The Peanuts Movie.

I believe that this is the first day and date 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray release.

Fox also has Victor Frankenstein this week, and re-releases for Fantastic Four and Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer.

Warner Home Video’s top title is Ron Howard’s In the Heart of the Seaalong with In the Heart of the Sea 3D, both of which feature Dolby Atmos object based audio.

Also watch for Shakespearean title Macbeth from Anchor Bay Entertainment, and sports fans will love Super Bowl 50 Champions: Denver Broncos from Cinedigm.

Universal Studios Home Entertainment has catalog titles Howard the DuckXanadu, and a re-release of Snow White and the Huntsman on Blu-ray this week.

Yimou Zhang’s latest movie Coming Home sees Blu-ray release from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, who also have a repackage of You Can’t Take It with You this week.

Indie Blu-ray titles include The Forbidden Room from Kino Lorber Incorporated, The Tribe from Drafthouse Films and Paris Belongs to Us from the Criterion Collection.

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Point Break Blu-ray 3D Coming March 29th

Posted in 3D, Action, Atmos, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Crime, Pre-orders, Sport, Thriller, Warner on February 24th, 2016 by Dave

Point Break Blu-ray 3D

The Point Break Blu-ray 3D release has been announced by Warner Home Video for March 29th, 2016.

This action thriller was written by Kurt Wimmer, and is a remake of the 1991 film of the same name that featured Patrick Swayze and Keanu Reeves in the lead roles.

Again the story features an FBI agent who attempts to infiltrate a group of extreme athletes who are suspected of carrying out audacious crimes, and use their skills to evade capture.

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February 23rd Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery

Posted in 4K, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Criterion, Disney, Fox, Lionsgate, Pixar, Sony, Ultra HD, Universal, Warner on February 23rd, 2016 by Dave

GoodDinosaurThe release week February 23rd Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery for 2016 features top title The Good Dinosaur from Pixar and Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment.

There is also a Blu-ray 3D edition of The Good Dinosaur.

Universal Studios Home Entertainment have Mark Ruffalo and Michael Keaton in Spotlight on Blu-ray this week.

The key television Blu-ray title this week is Fargo: Year Two from Fox Home Entertainment.

The Warner Archive Collection is releasing Film Noir titles The Big Sleep and Key Largo, both of which feature Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall.

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment is launching their UltraHD line this week with catalog titles including The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Salt, Chappie, Hancock, and Pineapple Express.

Classic titles this week include The Graduate and Italian film I Knew Her Well from the Criterion Collection.

Other foreign classics include Fritz Lang’s Spies and Eric Rohmer’s Pauline at the Beach from Kino Lorber Incorporated.

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February 9th Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery

Posted in 3D, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Criterion, Disney, DTS:X, Fox, Lionsgate, MGM, Paramount, Pixar, Sony, Universal, Warner on February 9th, 2016 by Dave

SpectreThe release week February 9th Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery for 2016 features top title Spectre from MGM Home Entertainment.

The Bond film is joined by Guillermo del Toro’s latest movie Crimson Peak from Universal Studios Home Entertainment, marking Universal’s first title with DTS:X audio.

Pokemon fans will be excited to see the collection Pokemon: The First Movie / Pokemon: The Movie 2000 / Pokemon 3: The Movie from Viz Entertainment.

Warner is also distributing The Leftovers: The Complete Second Season from HBO Home Video and releasing the Archive Collection title A Mighty Wind on Blu-ray this week.

Other new titles include Grandma from Sony Pictures Classics and British spy film MI-5 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment.

Foreign titles include The Emigrants / The New Land from Criterion Collection and French film Paulette from Cohen Media Group.

Paramount Home Entertainment is celebrating 50 years of Star Trek with a repackage of the Star Trek: Original Motion Picture Collection.

Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment also has Blu-ray and Blu-ray 3D repackages of the Pixar movies Brave and Up, and live action films Alice in Wonderland from and TRON: Legacy, all now featuring Disney Movies Anywhere.

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In the Heart of the Sea Blu-ray 3D Coming March 8th

Posted in 3D, 4K, Action, Adventure, Biography, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Drama, History, Pre-orders, Thriller, Warner on February 8th, 2016 by Dave

In the Heart of the Sea Blu-ray 3D

Warner has scheduled its In the Heart of the Sea Blu-ray 3D, Ron Howard’s latest film, for release on March 8th, 2016.

This biographical adventure is based on Nathaniel Philbrick’s 2000 non-fiction book of the same name.

The movie tells the story of the sinking of an American whaling ship called the Essex in 1820 – an event that inspired the novel Moby-Dick.

The film was produced by Ron Howard and written by Charles Leavitt.

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