‘Cronos’ Criterion Collection Release Announced

Guillermo del Toro’s cult classic debut film will be seeing a Criterion Collection release. The director revealed this news in an off camera interview at Thursday’s Saturn Awards. Cronos is about an older gentleman who finds a mysterious 400 year old device that attacks his neck, making him crave blood. His old body is also … Continue reading

‘Kick-Ass’ DVD/Blu-ray Release Date

Dave Lizewski (Johnson) is an ordinary teenager who goes unnoticed in high school until he takes a chance to “do something” and dons a mask and becomes “Kick-Ass” to fight real-life crime.  Bruised and beaten and without any real super powers, he is saved by a father-daughter duo (Cage as “Big Daddy”, Moretz as “Hit-Girl”) … Continue reading

‘King Kong’ Blu-ray Announced

Commentary by creature creator Ray Harryhausen and visual effects artist Ken Ralston, with archival sound bites from Merian C. Cooper and Fay Wray I’m Kong: The Exploits of Merian C. Cooper The Making of Kong, Eighth Wonder of the World Trailers 32-page booklet The original masterpiece will see it’s blu-ray release on September 28th.

‘Afro Samurai: Complete Murder Sessions’ Blu-ray

Afro Samurai. A relentless brother wielding an ice cold soul and a jones for revenge. His path is long and violent, and the entire journey so far is now yours to witness. First, the legendary series – Afro Samurai. As a kid, he saw his father slaughtered. Now a man, Afro walks to the mountain … Continue reading

‘Lost’ Complete Collection to Feature “Epilogue Episode”

Spoiler Warning! Turn back now if you haven’t watched the series finale of Lost yet! Michael Emerson dropped by G4’s Attack of the Show and revealed that the Lost: The Complete Collection Blu-ray and DVD set (in stores August 24) would have an additional story that delves into the time that Hurley and Ben Linus’ … Continue reading

David Fincher’s ‘Se7en’ Comes to Blu-ray

New ‘Predator’ Blu-ray Announced

Fox Home Entertainment has announced an “Ultimate Hunter Edition” of Predator, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jesse Ventura, and Carl Weathers. The Blu-ray will ship on June 29th to coincide with the release of the Robert Rodriguez-produced Predators, which hits theaters July 9th. No details have been released as of yet, but hit the jump for the … Continue reading

Classics on Blu-Ray: May 12, 2010

Down bottom you can find details on newly announced Blu-ray releases of classic films including: One Flew Over the Coockoo’s Nest, Psycho, The Magnificent Seven, films of Roger Corman, and an error on the Blu-ray release of Saving Private Ryan.

Warner Bros: DVD2Blu

Warner Bros. has kicked off their DVD2Blu website, where you can ship out your DVD versions of select movies and they’ll ship them back to you as a brand new Blu-ray for a small fee. It’s worth checking out if you plan on converting your DVD collection into Blu-rays. Right now the catalog is a … Continue reading

New Criterion Releases Announced

Accidentally announced via early pre-order info from Amazon, Criterion Collection has a lot lined up for this year. Hit the jump for the low down on these new releases…

‘Rambo: The Complete Collection’ (Blu-Ray)

Criterion Collection: AK 100: 25 Films by Akira Kurosawa

The Criterion Collection has created one of the most complete collection of one of the greatest directors in the history of cinema. Released on April 29th, 25 Films by Akira Kurosawa spans over 50 years of Japanese cinema. 25 films are included in the packaging as well as an illustrated book that has introductions and … Continue reading

‘Batman: Under the Red Hood’

Batman faces his ultimate challenge as the mysterious Red Hood takes Gotham City by firestorm. One part vigilante, one part criminal kingpin, Red Hood begins cleaning up Gotham with the efficiency of Batman, but without following the same ethical code. Killing is an option. And when the Joker falls in the balance between the two, … Continue reading

UPDATE: ‘Avatar’ Blu-ray Troubles

Apparently, a lot of people are angered over their recently purchased Blu-ray of James Cameron’s Avatar. “When 3 out of 3 players in my house (Denon, Samsung and PC) won’t play it, then 20th Century Fox should be slapped with losses on this one,” said one irritated customer. The truth is, there is nothing wrong … Continue reading

‘Green Lantern’ Sneak Peek…

…will appear on the Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Download Copy Combo Pack of the badass lame Clash of the Titans on July 27th. The full list of bonus content for the disc: Sam Worthington: An Action Hero for the Ages Harnessing the Gods: Maximum Movie Mode Deleted Scenes Alternate Ending Green Lantern Sneak Peek … Continue reading

‘The Road’ DVD/Blu-ray

I won’t be doing many posts like this — at least regarding DVD/Blu-ray artwork, but this little gem went almost completely unnoticed upon it’s release last year. It deserves any bit of attention it can receive. Hit the jump for the details…

‘Avatar’ Breaks DVD/Blu Ray Record

Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment has announced that James Cameron’s juggernaut Avatar has sold a record breaking 6.7 million DVDs and Blu-ray Discs in the United States and Canada in it’s first four days of release. Avatar is now the fastest-selling Blu-ray of all time. The film sold 4 million DVDs and 2.7 million Blu-rays … Continue reading

‘Avatar’ Destroys Blu-Ray Sales

You just can’t keep the smurfs down. James Cameron’s juggernaut Avatar is smashing the DVD market, with it’s first day day Blu-ray sales at 1.5M. That’s double of The Dark Knight‘s previous record of 600K! All in all, Avatar has sold around 4M copies its opening day. “We’re not focusing on sales,” “Avatar” producer Jon … Continue reading

Amazon Gold Box: ‘Planet Earth’

Today marks the 40th anniversary of Earth Day. To celebrate, Amazon.com’s Gold Box Deal of the Day is Planet Earth, the BBC series narrated by David Attenborough that is a… “stunning television experience that captures rare action, impossible locations, and intimate moments with our planet’s best-loved, wildest, and most elusive creatures.” Planet Earth originally aired … Continue reading

‘Star Wars’ Blu Rays Coming

At the C2E2 Expo today, Lucasfilm Director of Fan Relations Steve Sansweet revealed anticipated information about the Star Wars films coming to Blu-ray. “We have been at work for a couple of years working on—I won’t call it the Ultimate Set because we keep finding stuff—but, a very full set of all six movies on … Continue reading

20th Century Fox 75th Anniversary

The studio, whom just launched fox75.com, has plans to celebrate the occasion by releasing a number of their “premium” titles “as singles, double features, triple features and ‘classic quads,’ all with commemorative packaging”, according to an article on Home Media Magazine. Dropping in the 3rd and 4th quarters of 2010 on Blu Ray, Alien Anthology, … Continue reading