Turbine sets The Frighteners for 4K, plus Imprint’s Feb slate, Sony reveals Air Force One & Mask of Zorro 4K Steelbooks & Star Trek: Prodigy on Blu-ray

Turbine sets The Frighteners for 4K, plus Imprint’s Feb slate, Sony reveals Air Force One & Mask of Zorro 4K Steelbooks & Star Trek: Prodigy on Blu-ray

All right, I’m still working on that Criterion WALL-E 4K review and hope to have it up this weekend. Real life got in the way a little bit here over the last couple of days, not to mention some necessary behind-the-scenes work here at the site. But I will say this: Both the 4K presentation … Read more

Imprint bows its first 4K title, Warner’s LOTR experiential NFT something or other, new disc releases & unfortunate Criterion layoff news

Imprint bows its first 4K title, Warner’s LOTR experiential NFT something or other, new disc releases & unfortunate Criterion layoff news

The edition is limited to just 2,000 copies. Extras will be identical to those on their original Blu-ray release (and Paramount’s recent Ultra HD). SRP is $99.95 Australian dollars (that’s about $63 US dollars at current exchange rates, not including shipping costs). And before you flood us with questions, we don’t yet know if Imprint … Read more

Planes Trains & Automobiles, Coraline, Silent Running, WarGames & LOTS more 4K Ultra HD news, plus Arrow, Imprint & Shout! bow December BD slates!

Planes Trains & Automobiles, Coraline, Silent Running, WarGames & LOTS more 4K Ultra HD news, plus Arrow, Imprint & Shout! bow December BD slates!

In announcement news today, Paramount has confirmed a title that we first mentioned was coming to 4K Ultra HD a few weeks ago: John Hughes’ Planes, Trains and Automobiles! Look for it to arrive on physical 4K UHD on 11/22, just in time for Thanksgiving! And here’s the kicker: It will include over an hour … Read more

48 Hrs. & Another 48 Hrs. are official for 4K, plus Romero’s Martin, Team Deakins returns, True Lies in HD on Hulu & more

48 Hrs. & Another 48 Hrs. are official for 4K, plus Romero’s Martin, Team Deakins returns, True Lies in HD on Hulu & more

The studio has also set a 48 Hrs. 2-Movie Collection for release on 4K UHD that same day. The original 48 Hrs. is being released as a 40th Anniversary Edition. All of these will include the film on 4K, Blu-ray, and Digital. Each will include Dolby Vision HDR, along with the legacy Blu-ray special features. … Read more

Via Vision’s Saw Ultimate 4K set, plus Blue Hawaii, Nope, Titans of Cult’s The Thing, a Highlander 4K update, new Star Trek TV Blu-rays & more

Via Vision’s Saw Ultimate 4K set, plus Blue Hawaii, Nope, Titans of Cult’s The Thing, a Highlander 4K update, new Star Trek TV Blu-rays & more

All right, folks. This will be our last post until Wednesday next week, as it’s not only the long Labor Day weekend here in the States but by wife and I are also celebrating our thirty-second wedding anniversary. So we’re going to take a little time to relax here in sweltering-in-a-heatwave Southern California. But, we’ve … Read more

Criterion sets Lost Highway & Night of the Living Dead for 4K in October, plus Scream 2 & new Paramount UHD, Blu-ray & Steelbook titles

Criterion sets Lost Highway & Night of the Living Dead for 4K in October, plus Scream 2 & new Paramount UHD, Blu-ray & Steelbook titles

Boy, we’ve got a LOT of new announcement and catalog release news to report on today, so let’s get right into it… First up, the big news: Criterion has just announced their October title slate, and as expected it includes a couple of great 4K Ultra HD titles, along with some Blu-ray gems. It all … Read more

We’ve got tentative Star Trek 4K Ultra HD street dates from retail sources for September

We’ve got tentative Star Trek 4K Ultra HD street dates from retail sources for September

We’ve got more tentative confirmation of Star Trek 4K Ultra HD street dates from North American and international retail sources for September. In fact, the Star Trek retailer leaks are now coming in fast and furious here at The Bits today… European retail sources are now showing 9/12 as the street date for Star Trek … Read more

Giant 4K is official, plus The Lost City, Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent, Event Horizon & No Way Home 3D (maybe)

Giant 4K is official, plus The Lost City, Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent, Event Horizon & No Way Home 3D (maybe)

From the press release… “The new 4K restoration was completed sourcing both the original camera negatives and protection RGB separation master positives for the best possible image, and color corrected in high dynamic range for the latest picture display technology. The audio was sourced primarily from a 1995 protection copy of the Original Magnetic Mono … Read more

Everything Everywhere All at Once, The Contractor, Species, Get Carter and much more Blu-ray & 4K news

Everything Everywhere All at Once, The Contractor, Species, Get Carter and much more Blu-ray & 4K news

In announcement news afternoon, Lionsgate has set the South Korean filmmaker Kogonada’s sci-fi drama After Yang for release on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital on 6/21. Lionsgate will also release the WWII actioner Wolf Hound on Blu-ray and DVD on 7/12. Lionsgate’s Everything Everywhere All at Once is also now officially listed for release on Amazon … Read more

The Motion Picture – Director’s Edition is a 4K triumph plus new Shout! / Scream Blu-ray and 4K Ultra HD titles and more

The Motion Picture – Director’s Edition is a 4K triumph plus new Shout! / Scream Blu-ray and 4K Ultra HD titles and more

For the first time ever, this movie feels whole, polished … finished. The 4K remastering is amazing, done with an eye to deliver every single detail to the screen found in the original negative, and done by people who know this movie better than anyone else. Much (but not all) of the original VistaVision and … Read more