Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery for the Week of June 8th, 2015

Posted in Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Disney, Lionsgate, Magnolia, Music Box Films Home Entertainment, Paramount, Sony, Warner on June 9th, 2015 by Dave

KingsmanTheSecretServiceThe Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery for the week of the June 8th, 2015 is led by the comedy action spy film Kingsman: The Secret Service from Fox Home Entertainment.

Lionsgate Home Entertainment has the new release title The DUFF on Blu-ray this week, while Paramount Home Entertainment has Project Almanac.

Cult titles this week include Society from Arrow Video, as well as Sleepaway Camp II: Unhappy Campers, Sleepaway Camp III: Teenage Wasteland and the puppet based television show Thunderbirds: The Complete Series from Shout! Factory.

Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has the new animated title 101 Dalmatians II: Patch’s London Adventure on Bli-ray this week.

Warner is celebrating 1939 with The Golden Year: 5 Classic Films from 1939 collection, featuring The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Dodge City, Ninotchka and Dark Victory which are also available individually.

Russian Hockey documentary Red Army hits Blu-ray this week from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Catalog titles this week include F/X from Kino Lorber Incorporated and Coffy from Olive Films.

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Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery for the Week of June 1st, 2015

Posted in 3D, Anchor Bay, Atmos, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Disney, HBO, Paramount, Sony, Universal, Warner, Well Go USA on June 2nd, 2015 by Dave

JupiterAscendingThe Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery for the first week of the June features the Blu-ray 3D release for Jupiter Ascending from Warner Home Video, along with a regular Blu-ray release for Jupiter Ascending.

Warner also has the Will Smith movie Focus this week, and the HBO television series The Wire: The Complete Series.

Another Warner title is the John Wayne Western Collection, which is simultaneously released with individual titles, including a re-issue of Rio Bravo.

Paramount Home Entertainment also has a Blu-ray 3D release with The Spongebob Movie: Sponge Out of Water and the regular Blu-ray release for The Spongebob Movie: Sponge Out of Water.

Another key television title this week is Justified: The Complete Final Season from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Universal Studios Home Entertainment has an anniversary release for Apollo 13.

Sport title McFarland, USA is the latest Blu-ray from Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment.

Music documentary titles inlcude R.E.M. by MTV from Rhino and Backstreet Boys: Show ‘Em What You’re Made Of from Film Rise.

Foreign titles include Dziga Vertov: The Man with the Movie Camera from Flicker Alley and French title Li’l Quinquin from Kino Lorber Incorporated.

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Jupiter Ascending Blu-ray 3D June 10th, 2015

Posted in 3D, Action, Adventure, Atmos, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Commentary, Sci-Fi, Science Fiction, Warner on June 1st, 2015 by Dave

Jupiter Ascending Blu-ray 3D

Science fiction epic Jupiter Ascending will be unleashed on Blu-ray 3D by Warner Home Video tomorrow, with a June 2nd, 2015 release.

The movie was written, produced, and directed by famed twin siblings Lana and Andy Wachowski.

The film centers on an immigrant cleaning woman named Jupiter Jones and an interplanetary warrior named Caine Wise.

The film was praised for its originality but criticized for being difficult to follow.

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Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery for the Week of May 18th, 2015

Posted in Anchor Bay, Atmos, Blu-ray, Cinedigm, HBO, Lionsgate, MGM, Paramount, Sony, Universal, Warner on May 19th, 2015 by Dave

AmericanSniperThe Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery for the week of the May 18th includes the highly praised American Sniper from Warner Home Video, which includes a Dolby Atmos soundtrack.

Warner also has television releases Call the Midwife: Season Four from BBC Home Entertainment and Boardwalk Empire: The Complete Series from HBO Home Video.

The other big new title this week is the comedy sequel Hot Tub Time Machine 2 from Paramount Home Entertainment.

Lionsgate Home Entertainment has the Netlfix original series Orange is the New Black: Season Two, as well as a new packaging for Terminator 2: Judgment Day this week.

For foreign titles, watch for the critically acclaimed Russian movie Leviathan from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment and the French movie Girlhood from Strand Releasing.

Classic Blu-ray titles include Bette Middler in The Rose and Charlie Chaplin’s Limelight from Criterion Collection, classic Anime title Ninja Scroll from Section23 Films, and the Laurel and Hardy movie The Flying Deuces from VCI Entertainment.

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Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery for the Week of April 13th, 2015

Posted in Anchor Bay, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Cinedigm, Criterion, Fox, Lionsgate, Universal, Warner on April 15th, 2015 by Dave

Batman vs. Robin Blu-rayIndie releases are prominent in the Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery for the week of the April 13th, 2015.

The latest DC Universe animated title Batman vs. Robin from Warner Home Video is the top title for the week.

Key indie titles include Tim Burton’s Big Eyes from Anchor Bay Entertainment and the television releases for Foyle’s War: Set 8 from Acorn Media and The Missing from Anchor Bay Entertainment.

Horror title The Babadook is a popular Blu-ray release from Shout! Factory, who also have Class of 1984 this week.

Universal Studios Home Entertainment has Maps to the Stars and The Man with the Iron Fists 2, and Fox Home Entertainment has The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death this week.

The Criterion Collection has classic films Sullivan’s Travels and Odd Man Out on Blu-ray this week.

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Island of Lemurs: Madagascar on Blu-ray 3D Released March 31st, 2015

Posted in 3D, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Commentary, Documentary, Warner on April 9th, 2015 by Dave

Island of Lemurs: Madagascar Blu-ray 3D

Today I am taking a closer look at the Warner Home Video release for the IMAX movie Island of Lemurs: Madagascar – on Blu-ray 3D March 31st, 2015.

This nature documentary film was directed by IMAX veteran David Douglas and is about the lemurs that inhabit the island of Madagascar.

The film also covers the conservation efforts by Patricia Wright and her fellow scientists who are trying to preserve lemur habitat and study the lemurs, spreading the word of their endangerment.

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Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery for the Week of April 6th, 2015

Posted in 3D, Anchor Bay, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Disney, Lionsgate, New Line, Sony, Warner on April 7th, 2015 by Dave

MostViolentYearApril starts with a little quietly in the Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery for the week of the April 6th, 2015.

Lionsgate Home Entertainment has new release titles A Most Violent Year and The Voices on Blu-ray this week.

Look for some new catalog titles from Warner Home Video, including the Burt Reynolds movies Sharky’s Machine and Hooper, music oriented titles Empire Records and Detroit Rock City, and Cameron Crowe’s Singles on Blu-ray Disc this week.

Warner also has BBC Home Entertainment documentary titles Tiny Giants 3DPlanet Dinosaur 3D, and Wings 3D in the Blu-ray 3D format this week.

Indie titles include the Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways documentary from RCA, Masterpiece Theatre title Grantchester from PBS Home Video, the Asian film Killers from Well Go USA, The Immigrant from Anchor Bay Entertainment, and classic Anime title Black Butler from FUNimation Productions.

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Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery for the Week of March 30th, 2015

Posted in 3D, Anchor Bay, Atmos, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Cinedigm, Criterion, Fox, HBO, Lionsgate, Paramount, Warner on March 31st, 2015 by Dave

Interstellar Blu-ray DiscA number of great titles in the last Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery for the month of the March.

Chris Nolan’s latest SciFi epic Interstellar is the top Blu-ray title this week from Paramount Home Entertainment.

Alan Turing’s story The Imitation Game is a key new Blu-ray title from Anchor Bay Entertainment.

Reese Witherspoon’s movie Wild is on Blu-ray from Fox Home Entertainment.

Warner Home Video has a Diamond Luxe Edition for Gravity, complete with a Dolby Atmos soundtrack, and the IMAX movie Island of Lemurs: Madagascar that includes a Blu-ray 3D version.

Warner also have HBO releases for Veep: The Complete Third Season and Silicon Valley: The Complete First Season on Blu-ray this week.

Another television title this week is Nature: Owl Power from PBS Home Video.

The Criterion Collection has Ingmar Bergman’s Cries and Whispers and Hoop Dreams on Blu-ray Disc this week.

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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies 3D on Blu-ray 3D Released March 24th, 2015

Posted in Adventure, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Commentary, Fantasy, New Line, Warner on March 25th, 2015 by Dave

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies 3D

The final film of the Hobbit trilogy, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies 3D, is a new key Blu-ray 3D title released by New Line and Warner Home Video on March 24th, 2015.

This epic fantasy adventure was written by Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, and Guillermo del Toro.

It is the third installment in the film adaptation based on the novel The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien, and is effectively a prequel to The Lord of the Rings film trilogy.

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Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery for the Week of March 23rd, 2015

Posted in 3D, Atmos, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Cinedigm, Criterion, Disney, Music Box Films Home Entertainment, New Line, Universal, Warner on March 24th, 2015 by Dave

HobbitTheBattleoftheFiveArmiesThis week’s Blu-ray Cover Art Gallery is inundated by Hobbits, as March draws towards a close.

Of course The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies from New Line and Warner Home Video, along with The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies 3D, is the top title for the week.

With the new trilogy finally complete, we also get The Hobbit: The Motion Picture Trilogy and The Hobbit 3D: The Motion Picture Trilogy collections from New Line Home Video.

Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has the musical Into the Woods on Blu-ray Disc this week, while Angelina Jolie’s Unbroken sees release from Universal Studios Home Entertainment, complete with a Dolby Atmos soundtrack.

Indie titles include a 30th anniversary release for The Sure Thing from Shout! Factory, Errol Morris documentary films The Thin Blue Line and Gates of Heaven / Vernon, Florida from the Criterion Collection, and the New Zealand produced documentary Antarctica: A Year on Ice from Music Box Films Home Entertainment.

Olive Films has some MGM titles this week, including Vincent and Theo and Wim Wenders’ The End of Violence on Blu-ray Disc.

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