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More Blu-ray announcement news from Kino, Shout!, Scream, Lionsgate & more

July 7, 2017 - 4:31 pm   |   by
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We’ve got just a little bit more good announcement news for you guys to close out the shortened holiday week today...

First, Kino Lorber has announced that it plans to release Gary Marshall’s Young Doctors in Love (1982) on Blu-ray and DVD on 10/10. The company has also revealed that Sidney J. Furie’s The Taking of Beverly Hills (1991) and James Glickenhaus’ The Soldier (1982) are coming soon to both formats.

A reminder: Pre-orders for Twilight Time’s July titles are now live on Twilight Time Movies and Screen Archives Entertainment, including Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex* (*But Were Afraid to Ask), The Crimson Kimono, State Fair, and Tom Sawyer/Huckleberry Finn. They’re expected to ship on 7/18. [Read on here…]

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Shout! Factory and Scream Factory have announced more great new Blu-ray titles, including a Halo: The Complete Video Collection (10/31), a Dawn of the Dead: Collector’s Edition (due 10/24), Halo: Nightfall (10/10), Jodie Foster’s Home for the Holidays (for Shout Select, due 10/3), The Survivalist (for IFC Midnight, 10/3), Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus (10/3), Jackals (10/3), and Prancer (10/3).

Also, Universal Studios Home Entertainment has set Minions for 4K Ultra HD release on 9/5.

Lionsgate has announced The Hatred for Blu-ray and DVD release on 9/12. It appears that they’re re-issuing Life Is Beautiful on Blu-ray on 8/22 for Miramax. Pre-orders are also now open on Amazon for Lionsgate’s The Cabin in the Woods, Red, and Red 2 on 4K Ultra HD. You can see the cover artwork below.

NCircle Entertainment will release The Gumby Movie (1995) on Blu-ray/DVD Combo on 9/5.

20th Century Fox Home Entertainment will release My Cousin Rachel on Blu-ray and DVD on 8/29.

And PBS Entertainment has set The Farthest: Voyager in Space for Blu-ray release on 10/3.

We’ll leave you with a look at the cover artwork for some of the Blu-ray and 4K titles mentioned above, with Amazon pre-order links if available…

Dawn of the Dead: Collector's Edition (Blu-ray Disc) Home for the Holidays (Blu-ray Disc) Three O'Clock High (Blu-ray Disc)

The Cabin in the Woods (4K Ultra HD Blu-ray) Red (4K Ultra HD Blu-ray) Red 2 (4K Ultra HD Blu-ray)

Have a great weekend!

- Bill Hunt

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