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

Top Gun: Maverick (4K UHD Review)

Top Gun: Maverick (4K UHD Review)

Reviewed by: Bill Hunt Review Date: Oct 18, 2022 Format: Blu-ray Disc Director Joseph Kosinski Release Date(s) 2022 (October 31, 2022) Studio(s) Don Simpson/Jerry Bruckheimer Films/Skydance Media (Paramount Pictures) Film/Program Grade: A Video Grade: A+ Audio Grade: A+ Extras Grade: C+ Review It’s been genuinely fascinating to watch film critics grapple with the box office … 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

The Complete Adventure (4K UHD Review)

The Complete Adventure (4K UHD Review)

Reviewed by: Bill Hunt Review Date: Aug 29, 2022 Format: Blu-ray Disc Director Robert Wise Release Date(s) 1979, 1983, 2001, 2022 (September 6, 2022) Studio(s) Paramount Pictures (Paramount Pictures Home Entertainment) Film/Program Grade: A Video Grade: A Audio Grade: A+ Extras Grade: A+ Overall Grade: A Review Two years after the end of the original … Read more

The Undiscovered Country (4K UHD Review)

The Undiscovered Country (4K UHD Review)

Reviewed by: Bill Hunt Review Date: Aug 26, 2022 Format: Blu-ray Disc Director Nicholas Meyer Release Date(s) 1991, 1999 (September 6, 2022) Studio(s) Paramount Pictures (Paramount Pictures Home Entertainment) Film/Program Grade: A- Video Grade: B+ Audio Grade: B+ Extras Grade: B Review When the Klingon Empire suffers an ecological disaster that threatens to destroy their … 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