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Under the Skin, Welcome Back, Kotter, Mr. Peabody & Sherman, Amazing Spider-Man 2 & more

May 7, 2014 - 4:08 pm   |   by
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Tim Salmons has turned in a pair of new Blu-ray releases for you to enjoy this afternoon, including Scream Factory’s Crawlspace (1986) and Summit/Lionsgate’s recent The Legend of Hercules (a Blu-ray 3D/2D Combo). “Hercules! Hercules! Hercules!” Sorry, couldn’t resist the Clumps reference. LOL.

In announcement news today, Lionsgate has set Jonathan Glazer’s Under the Skin for Blu-ray and DVD release on 7/15. We can’t wait for that release. [Read on here…]

Universal has set Walk of Shame for Blu-ray Combo and DVD release on 6/17. Universal has also set Hercules: The Legendary Journeys – Season Five and Xena: Warrior Princess – Season Five for DVD only release on 7/22.

Warner has set Shameless: The Complete Third Season for Blu-ray and DVD release on 6/10.

The Cinema Guild will release Dominique Benicheti’s Cousin Jules on Blu-ray and DVD on 6/3.

Koch Entertainment has set Watermark for Blu-ray release on 7/8, followed by The Wind Will Carry Us on Blu-ray on 7/22, and On My Way on Blu-ray on 7/29.

New Video will release Cheap Thrills on BD on 5/27.

Full Moon will release Tourist Trap (1979) on Blu-ray on 5/20.

Here’s something cool – Shout! Factory has just officially announced Welcome Back, Kotter: The Complete Series for DVD release on 8/26, featuring all 95 episodes on 16 discs, plus the Only a Few Degrees from a Sweathog featurette and the actor’s original screen tests.

And finally, Amazon is now taking pre-orders for 20th Century Fox’s Mr. Peabody & Sherman: Deluxe Edition Blu-ray 3D/Blu-ray/DVD Combo. No street date is yet listed, but the SRP is $48.99 with an Amazon price of $34.29. We’ve got the cover art below.

By the way, Sony’s The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and Warner’s Transcendence are also available for pre-order on Amazon (just click on the titles).

Here’s a look at the cover artwork for Lionsgate’s Under the Skin, Fox’s Mr. Peabody & Sherman: Deluxe Edition and Shout!’s Welcome Back, Kotter: The Complete Series...

Under the Skin (Blu-ray Disc)    Mr. Peabody & Sherman: Deluxe Edition (Blu-ray Disc)    Welcome Back, Kotter: The Complete Series (DVD)

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