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The Early Films of Lee Isaac Chung 3-DVD Set

The Early Films of Lee Isaac Chung 3-DVD Set arrives November 23 from Film MovementIn 2018, a decade after MUNYURANGABO, his first feature film debuted as an Official Selection at Cannes, Lee Isaac Chung was close to trading in the unpredictable life of an independent filmmaker for a more stable career as a film professor. Yet, before he put the camera and clapboard into storage, he felt he had one last script to write. This famously became MINARI, a coming-of-age story inspired by Chung’s experiences growing up the son of Korean-American immigrants in rural Arkansas during the 1980s.

The film and its performances drew great acclaim at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival, where it won both the grand jury and audience awards, as well as six Oscar® nominations including best picture, director, original screenplay, score and acting nods for Steven Yeun, and for Yuh-Jung Youn, who’d go on top capture the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. It also marked the first time in the Oscars 92-year history that South Korean performers were nominated for acting awards.

On November 23, Film Movement celebrates the career of this visionary director with THE EARLY FILMS OF LEE ISAAC CHUNG...

Continue reading: The Early Films of Lee Isaac Chung 3-DVD Set arrives November 23 from Film Movement in News.
The Best Of Bond...James Bond Theme Songs

UMe Celebrates the World's Most Famous Secret Agent with Multiformat releases of The Best Of Bond...James BondUMe releases an updated version of The Best Of Bond…James Bond, available as a digital download and a 2CD set; 3LP black vinyl, plus a limited-edition gold vinyl available exclusively via uDiscover Music and Sound of Vinyl. Each compilation features celebrated theme songs from the longest-running film franchise and includes "No Time To Die" by Billie Eilish from No Time To Die, the 25th film in the series. Also now included will be Adele's "Skyfall" from Skyfall, the highest-grossing Bond film to date, and Sam Smith's Spectre theme, "Writing's On the Wall," – Oscar® winners for Best Song in 2013 and 2016, respectively.

In addition to Billie Eilish, Adele and Sam Smith, included is the signature instrumental "James Bond Theme" by The John Barry Orchestra, which remains one of the most recognizable themes from film. The collection also includes Dame Shirley Bassey ("Goldfinger," "Diamonds Are Forever" and "Moonraker"). With "Goldfinger," Bassey achieved her first Top 10 hit, reaching No. 8 on The Billboard Hot 100 and No. 2 on the Adult Contemporary charts. Bassey made her Oscars® debut at the 85th Academy Awards®, where she performed a spectacular rendition of "Goldfinger" as part of the telecast's James Bond 50th Anniversary tribute, which was celebrated by UMe with vinyl reissues of long-out-of-print soundtracks to Dr. No, Goldfinger and Live And Let Die...

Continue reading: UMe Celebrates the World's Most Famous Secret Agent with Multiformat releases of The Best Of Bond...James Bond in News.
I Spit on Your Grave (1978) and Deja Vu on Blu-ray

I Spit on Your Grave (1978) and Deja Vu coming to Blu-ray Oct. 15 from Ronin Flix and MVD EntertainmentMVD and Ronin Flix have partnered to bring their fan favorite line of collectible Blu-rays to retail and are celebrating the wickedest of holidays with the release of Meir Zarchi’s controversial 1978 feature film, I Spit on Your Grave (aka Day of the Woman) and it’s official sequel, I Spit on Your Grave: Deja Vu on Blu-ray October 15th. Featuring a new 4K scan and restoration of Meir Zarchi’s uncut 35mm I Spit on Your Grave original camera negative, newly restored DTS-HD master audio mono and 5.1 surround, these two Blu-rays are prime examples of the work Ronin Flix does to carefully curate, restore and preserve cult movies for fans around the world.

"After being a premier online destination for fans to buy their favorite cult movies on disc, I'm thrilled to see Ronin Flix take it to the next level and form their own exclusive label," said Eric Wilkinson, Director of Home Video Sales and Acquisitions at MVD...

Continue reading: I Spit on Your Grave (1978) and Deja Vu coming to Blu-ray Oct. 15 from Ronin Flix and MVD Entertainment in News.
New western Apache Junction on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital

New western Apache Junction arrives on Blu-ray (plus Digital) and DVD November 23 from LionsgateThere’s a new Western in town as Apache Junction arrives on Blu-ray (plus Digital) and DVD November 23 from Lionsgate. This gritty, action-packed adventure stars multiple GRAMMMY® Award-nominated Trace Adkins (The Lincoln Lawyer, Deepwater Horizon), Stuart Townsend (The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Queen of the Damned), Scout Taylor-Compton (Halloween, An American Crime), Thomas Jane (Hunter’s Moon, The Vanished), Ed Morrone (TV’s “The Fugitive Chronicles,” Hellblazer), and Danielle Gross (TV’s “Heels,” Final Kill). Apache Junction will be available on Blu-ray + Digital and DVD for the suggested retail price of $21.99 and $19.98, respectively.

OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS
Apache Junction is an outpost of lawlessness, a haven for thieves and cold-blooded killers. After big-city reporter Annabelle Angel (Scout Taylor-Compton) arrives to write an article on the town, she becomes a target when notorious gunslinger Jericho Ford (Stuart Townsend) comes to her aid...

Continue reading: New western Apache Junction arrives on Blu-ray (plus Digital) and DVD November 23 from Lionsgate in News.
American Night on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital

Thriller American Night arrives on Blu-ray (plus Digital) and DVD November 23 from LionsgateThe new edge-of-your-seat thriller American Night arrives on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital) and DVD November 23 from Lionsgate.

OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS
Art and life collide in this stylish and wildly entertaining neo-noir thriller. When a highly coveted Andy Warhol painting suddenly surfaces, it triggers a chain reaction of danger-filled events for a colorful group of characters including: a forger turned art dealer (Jonathan Rhys Meyers); a mobster and painter (Emile Hirsch) with a penchant for scorpions; a seductive museum conservator (Paz Vega); and a stuntman and wannabe ninja (Jeremy Piven). Filled with daring double-crosses and surprising twists and turns, the race for the painting comes to an explosive conclusion…one American Night...

Continue reading: Thriller American Night arrives on Blu-ray (plus Digital) and DVD November 23 from Lionsgate in News.
SAINT MAUD on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital

Horror Film SAINT MAUD arrives on Blu-ray (plus Digital) and DVD Nov. 30 from LionsgateExperience the terrifying film that Esquire calls “a mesmerizing horror masterpiece” when Saint Maud arrives on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital) and DVD November 30 from Lionsgate. Saint Maud stars Morfydd Clark (Crawl, TV’s “His Dark Materials,” “Dracula”) and Jennifer Ehle (Zero Dark Thirty, Vox Lux, TV’s “The Looming Tower”). Saint Maud will be available on Blu-ray™ + Digital and DVD for the suggested retail price of $17.99 and $14.98, respectively.

OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS
The debut film from writer-director Rose Glass, Saint Maud is a chilling and boldly original vision of faith, madness, and salvation in a fallen world. Maud, a newly devout hospice nurse, becomes obsessed with saving her dying patient’s soul — but sinister forces, and her own sinful past, threaten to put an end to her holy calling...

Continue reading: Horror Film SAINT MAUD arrives on Blu-ray (plus Digital) and DVD Nov. 30 from Lionsgate in News.
Neat Microphones' Stylish SKYLINE Desktop USB Microphone

Neat Microphones' Stylish SKYLINE Desktop USB Microphone Now AvailableNeat Microphones, the innovative brand of high-quality digital USB and analog microphones from Turtle Beach Corporation (Nasdaq: HEAR), announced the availability of its all-new Neat Skyline desktop USB microphone. With daily virtual meetings, online get-togethers with friends and family, and online education becoming everyday activities, it’s critical your voice is heard clearly. With the Neat team’s decades-long background and expertise creating many of the world’s best high-performance microphones, the all-new Skyline is designed to outperform any PC’s built-in mic to ensure you sound good at home, in the office, and when learning from home. Skyline is available in black or white and has a sleek and sophisticated shape that accents any desktop setup. Its high-quality, crystal-clear 24 bit/96 kHz digital audio makes it the perfect addition to any PC, laptop, tablet, or other compatible device with a USB input. Neat Microphones’ Skyline is available now at www.neatmic.com/skyline, Amazon, Sweetwater, American Musical Supply, zZounds, and other participating retailers in North America for a MSRP of $69.99. Skyline is planned to launch in select European territories in November.

“Skyline puts our expertise and heritage in high-performance recording microphones into an all-new design we created specifically for the growing audience of people staying in touch with others digitally, and working and learning from home,” said Skipper Wise, Neat Microphones Founder and Vice President at Turtle Beach...

Continue reading: Neat Microphones' Stylish SKYLINE Desktop USB Microphone Now Available in News.
BACK 4 BLOOD on PlayStation, Xbox and PC

Warner Bros. Games Launches BACK 4 BLOOD on PlayStation, Xbox and PCWarner Bros. Games today announced that Back 4 Blood, a new first-person cooperative zombie shooter, is now available for Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One consoles, PlayStation®5 (PS5™), PlayStation®4 (PS4™) and PC, with cross-play and cross-generation support across all launch platforms. Back 4 Blood is also available now with Xbox Game Pass via Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One consoles, Windows PCs and mobile devices through Cloud Gaming (Beta) with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate. As an Xbox Play Anywhere title for both Xbox and Windows PC, Back 4 Blood owners are entitled to both Xbox and Windows PC versions with shared saves, game add-ons and achievements. Additionally, owners of Back 4 Blood on PS4™ will have access to the game on PS5™ at no extra cost.

Developed by Turtle Rock Studios, the award-winning creators of the fan-favorite Left 4 Dead franchise, Back 4 Blood combines a dynamic co-op campaign with thrilling moment-to-moment gameplay and near endless replayability that can be played with up to four friends online. The game also features a unique take on competitive, team-based strategy through the game’s PvP (Player vs. Player) Swarm mode. The Back 4 Blood campaign takes place after a catastrophic outbreak where most of humanity has either been killed or infected by a parasitic Devil Worm. Gamers can play as apocalypse veterans called Cleaners, a group of spirited zombie slayers, as they take on the infected horrors known as the Ridden in their effort to reclaim the world...

Continue reading: Warner Bros. Games Launches BACK 4 BLOOD on PlayStation, Xbox and PC in News.
Horror Thriller MALIGNANT on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital

Horror Thriller MALIGNANT arrives on Digital Oct. 22 and on Blu-ray, DVD Nov. 30 from Warner Bros.Discover terrifying realities when “Malignant” arrives for Premium Digital Ownership at home on October 22. Director James Wan (“The Conjuring,” “Aquaman,” “Furious 7”) returns to his roots with this original horror thriller. The film is also from a screenplay by Akela Cooper (“M3GAN,” TV’s “Luke Cage”), story by Wan, Ingrid Bisu and Cooper, and stars Annabelle Wallis (“Annabelle,” “The Mummy”), Maddie Hasson (TV’s “Impulse,” TV’s “Mr. Mercedes”) and George Young (TV’s “Containment”). The film will also be available on Blu-ray and DVD beginning on November 30.

The film was produced by Wan and Michael Clear, with Eric McLeod, Judson Scott, Bisu, Peter Luo, Cheng Yang, Mandy Yu and Lei Han executive producing. The film also stars Michole Briana White (TV’s “Black Mafia Family,” “Dead to Me”), Jacqueline McKenzie (“Palm Beach,” TV’s “Reckoning”), Jake Abel (TV’s “Supernatural,” the “Percy Jackson” films) and Ingrid Bisu (“The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It,” “The Nun”)...

Continue reading: Horror Thriller MALIGNANT arrives on Digital Oct. 22 and on Blu-ray, DVD Nov. 30 from Warner Bros. in News.
New 88 Films Blu-ray Titles for Fall 2021

New Blu-ray Titles for Fall 2021 from 88 Films and MVD Entertainment88 Films has long become the favored British and now US distributor for those who like unpretentious and unapologetically outrageous entertainment. From remastering a number of forgotten frighteners in crisp HD for the 88 ‘Slasher Classics’ range to bringing the best of Italian horror back to the mainstream, and even re-introducing Hong Kong genre mania back to the country’s shelves, they continue to create a world of high quality shock and awe for movie-addicts across the world to collect and cherish.

"For the last decade 88 Films has been one of the leading physical media collector's labels in the UK specializing in cult film releases packed with bonus features in beautiful packaging," said Eric D. Wilkinson, Director of Home Video Sales and Acquisitions for MVD Entertainment Group. "For years, consumers here in North America had to import these releases if they wanted to add them to their collections, but all of that is about to change. MVD is the leading independent distribution partner of physical media collector's labels, and we not only proudly welcome 88 Films to our family but are thrilled to help introduce 88 Films to American consumers..."

Continue reading: New Blu-ray Titles for Fall 2021 from 88 Films and MVD Entertainment in News.
WWI Drama THE RIFLEMAN on DVD and Digital

WWI Drama Based on True Events THE RIFLEMAN arrives on DVD and Digital Oct. 26 from Omnibus and Film MovementBased on true events, a farm boy-turned-soldier experiences the horrors and brutality of WWI in Latvia's Official Oscar Submission for Best International Film... THE RIFLEMAN arrives on DVD and Digital October 26, 2021 from Omnibus Entertainment and Film Movement.

SYNOPSIS

THE RIFLEMAN, from director Dzintars Dreibergs, pays stark witness to the horrors and brutality of the First World War, as seen through the eyes of an innocent 17-year-old farm-boy turned soldier. Though he is underage, and his dad, a former marksman, is overage for the army, they are both conscripted into one of Latvia’s first national battalions. The thrill of training is soon followed by reality, as shells burst around them in the endless mud. He grows up on the battlefield, fighting at the side of his father and brother, their lives are constantly in jeopardy...

Continue reading: WWI Drama Based on True Events THE RIFLEMAN arrives on DVD and Digital Oct. 26 from Omnibus and Film Movement in News.
Ace and The Christmas Miracle on DVD and Digital

Ace and The Christmas Miracle debuts on DVD and Digital Nov. 16 from LionsgateFeaturing the voice of Jon Lovitz, the quirky holiday comedy the whole family can enjoy, ACE AND THE CHRISTMAS MIRACLE, arrives On Digital, On Demand and DVD November 16 from Lionsgate.

SYNOPSIS
This quirky holiday comedy means fun for every member of the family! Deep in debt to Big Freddie, kindhearted con man Tony gets a chance to change his life when he meets Amanda (Brande Roderick, “Baywatch”), mother of young Daniel.

She wants to hire Tony to kidnap her brother’s horse Ace (voiced by Jon Lovitz) – but after Tony and Ace bump heads, Tony finds he can communicate with the wisecracking nag. Can Ace convince the other racehorses to help Tony get rich at the New Year’s Day derby?...

Continue reading: Ace and The Christmas Miracle debuts on DVD and Digital Nov. 16 from Lionsgate in News.
TERMINATOR 2: JUDGEMENT DAY on 4K Steelbook

TERMINATOR 2: JUDGEMENT DAY arrives on 4K + Blu-ray + Digital Steelbook Nov. 23 from Lionsgate
From visionary director James Cameron and iconic action star Arnold Schwarzenegger comes the 30th anniversary release of TERMINATOR 2: JUDGEMENT DAY. Stunningly restored for modern viewers by Cameron himself, T2 arrives November 23rd on 4K Ultra HD™ Steelbook from Lionsgate, exclusively at Best Buy.

It has been 10 years since the events of Terminator. Sarah Connor’s ordeal is only just beginning as she struggles to protect her son, John — the future leader of the human resistance against the machines — from a new Terminator, sent back in time to eliminate him while he’s still a child. Sarah and John don’t have to face this terrifying threat alone, however. The human resistance has managed to send them an ally, a warrior from the future ordered to protect John Connor at any cost. The battle for tomorrow has begun...

Continue reading: TERMINATOR 2: JUDGEMENT DAY arrives on 4K + Blu-ray + Digital Steelbook Nov. 23 from Lionsgate in News.
New Arrow 4K and Blu-ray Titles for October 2021

Japanese Folklore and Ultra HD Argento Highlight Arrow’s October 2021 LineupOctober officially marks the start of spooky season and Arrow has the movies to make sure it’s frightfully fun! The party starts on October 19, Arrow switches gears to Japanese folklore with the release of Yokai Monsters Collection. This limited edition 3-disc set brings the complete monster trilogy from Daiei Film (100 Monsters, Spook Warfare, Along With Ghosts) together on Blu-ray for the first time. Despite not gaining much attention outside of Japan, the films have developed a legacy for their use of special effects and puppets. This new set will look to introduce a new generation of fans to this spectacular world of Japanese monsters and ghosts. Also included is the 2005 film The Great Yokai War from legendary director Takashi Miike. The Great Yokai War was Miike’s attempt at rebooting the series. Miike’s film received a sequel, The Great Yokai War: Guardians, earlier this year.

Also releasing on October 26 is perhaps the month’s highlight, as Dario Argento’s landmark classic, Deep Red, comes home with a snazzy new 4K ultra HD Blu-ray. Deep Red is one of the most iconic Italian films of all time and arguably Argento’s masterpiece...

Continue reading: Japanese Folklore and Ultra HD Argento Highlight Arrow’s October 2021 Lineup in News.
RAGING FIRE starring Donnie Yen on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital

RAGING FIRE starring Donnie Yen arrives on Hi-YAH! Oct. 22 and on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital Nov. 23 from Well Go USAAn explosive action thriller boasting a powerhouse cast headlined by international martial arts action superstars Donnie Yen (Mulan, Ip Man franchise) and Nicholas Tse (Shaolin, New Police Story), RAGING FIRE will debut exclusively on the martial arts streaming service Hi-YAH! on October 22, before hitting Digital, Blu-ray™ and DVD November 23 with a new English dub from Well Go USA Entertainment.

A “blistering action/thriller exploring police corruption, violent regret, and all the heroic bloodshed you can handle” (Rob Hunter, Film School Rejects) and the last film from acclaimed action auteur Benny Chan (Shaolin, New Police Story), RAGING FIRE co-stars Patrick Tam (Master Z, Ip Man 3), Kenny Wong (New Police Story), Deep Ng (Stool Pigeon), Jeana Ho (The Grandmaster, Special Female Force), Angus Yeung, Bruce Tong, Henry Mak (Operation Red Sea), Yu Kang (Ip Man 3), German Cheung (The White Storm 2: Drug Lords), and Tony Wu Tsz Tung (Men on the Dragon); with special appearances by Lui Leung Wai (Flash Point), Simon Yam (Little Q, Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life), Ben Yuen, Ben Lam (Flash Point, Police Story), Ken Low (Rush Hour), and Carlos Chan...

Continue reading: RAGING FIRE starring Donnie Yen arrives on Hi-YAH! Oct. 22 and on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital Nov. 23 from Well Go USA in News.
Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings on 4K, Blu-ray, DVD, Digital

Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings on Digital Nov. 12 and 4K, Blu-ray, DVD Nov. 30 from Disney and MarvelMarvel Studios’ Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings debuts on all major digital platforms November 12 and on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD on November 30. Marvel fans can enjoy never-before-seen bonus material including 11 deleted scenes and a gag reel.

Film Synopsis
Marvel Studios’ Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings stars Simu Liu as Shang-Chi, who must face the past he thought he left behind and confront his father, leader of the dangerous Ten Rings organization. The film also stars Awkwafina as Shang-Chi’s friend Katy, Meng’er Zhang, Fala Chen, and Florian Munteanu, with Michelle Yeoh as Ying Nan and Tony Leung as Xu Wenwu.

Beginning November 12, “one of Marvel’s best origin stories” (Sean Mulvihill, Fanboy Nation), Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings will be available to all Disney+ subscribers. The film...

Continue reading: Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings on Digital Nov. 12 and 4K, Blu-ray, DVD Nov. 30 from Disney and Marvel in News.
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes on Nintendo Switch

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Smashes Its Way onto Nintendo Switch from Warner Bros. GamesWarner Bros. Games, TT Games, The LEGO Group and Marvel Entertainment announced the critically acclaimed LEGO® Marvel Super Heroes is available now for Nintendo Switch™.

Featuring an original story crossing the entire Marvel Universe and filled with classic LEGO videogame adventure and humor, players take on the role of their favorite Marvel Super Heroes like Spider-Man, Iron Man, Wolverine, Thor, Captain America and the Hulk, as they assemble to battle against some of the most menacing Marvel Super Villains, including dastardly Doctor Octopus, the ghastly Green Goblin, the ruthless Red Skull, the vicious Venom, Thor’s vexing brother, Loki, as well as the Devourer of Worlds, Galactus. Players will unlock more than 100 playable characters, including Mystique, Elektra, Silver Samurai, Malekith, Aldrich Killain or Super-Skrull. Players can also choose from a plethora of magnificent bonus hero characters, such as the heroic Guardians of the Galaxy, the Punisher, Captain Britain, Squirrel Girl and Deadpool...

Continue reading: LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Smashes Its Way onto Nintendo Switch from Warner Bros. Games in News.
New Battle Pass for Season Six of Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War

New Battle Pass for Season Six of Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War and Warzone on Thursday, Oct. 7Season Six of Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War and Warzone may go down as the most thrilling season yet, with surprises extending into the Battle Pass and Store. Season Six kicks off on Thursday, October 7.

Players can expect the following content on day one of Season Six:

- Two free functional weapons and 20+ other items — including 300 COD Points — unlocked just by playing the game
- The immediate unlock of Operator Alex Mason, the original Black Ops hero, through purchase of the Battle Pass
- Three Legendary Skins for Bulldozer via the Battle Pass Bundle (Battle Pass + 20 Tier Skips)
- An Ultra-rarity Reactive Skin set for Mason, over a dozen Weapon Blueprints, 1,000 COD Points, and more to be unlocked through the full Battle Pass...

Continue reading: New Battle Pass for Season Six of Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War and Warzone on Thursday, Oct. 7 in News.
STILLWATER starring Matt Damon on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital

STILLWATER starring Matt Damon arrives on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Oct. 26 from Universal PicturesSTILLWATER starring Academy Award winner Matt Damon and Abigail Breslin (LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE, AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY, DEFINITELY, MAYBE) arrives on VOD on October 12, 2021 and will be available on Blu-Ray and DVD on October 26, 2021 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment.

From Academy Award winning director Tom McCarthy (SPOTLIGHT), STILLWATER - which was positively reviewed by Rolling Stone, Entertainment Weekly, TIME, The Atlantic, New York Magazine and more - is a powerful and moving film that follows a father and daughter from the small town of Stillwater, OK to the posh streets of Marseille, France. With his estranged daughter (Breslin) imprisoned in Marseille for a murder she insists she did not commit, unemployed oil-rig worker Bill Baker (Damon) makes periodic visits overseas to try and prove his daughter's innocence.

Synoposis: Unemployed roughneck Bill Baker (Academy Award®-winner Matt Damon) travels from Oklahoma to Marseille to visit his estranged daughter Allison (Academy Award®-nominee Abigail Breslin). Imprisoned for a murder she claims she did not commit...

Continue reading: STILLWATER starring Matt Damon arrives on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Oct. 26 from Universal Pictures in News.
THE EMPEROR'S SWORD on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital

Action Film THE EMPEROR'S SWORD arrives on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Nov. 9 from Well Go USATHE EMPEROR’S SWORD, “a fast-paced and action-packed film that delivers some good battles with skill and style …,” (Action-Flix), debuts on Digital, Blu-ray™ and DVD November 9 from Well Go USA Entertainment. After hiding a deadly sword that bestows great power upon its wielder, the emperor dies and a deranged rebel seizes power. Now, the young daughter of a great general is all that stands between a tyrant and his quest for domination. Co-directed by Yingli Zhang and Haonan Chen (Thunder Chase), THE EMPEROR’S SWORD stars Fengbin Mu (Journey to the West), Yilin Hao, Qihang Zhao and Qiyu Yang (God of War).

Synopsis:
During a time of peace, a deadly sword that bestows great power upon its wielder was divided and hidden. After the emperor dies, a deranged rebel seizes power and stages a massacre during his search for the blade, leaving only one survivor. Now, the young daughter of a great general is all that stands between a tyrant and his quest for domination...

Continue reading: Action Film THE EMPEROR'S SWORD arrives on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Nov. 9 from Well Go USA in News.
Romantic Comedy HEAVEN CAN WAIT on Blu-ray

Romantic Comedy HEAVEN CAN WAIT arrives on Blu-ray for the First Time Nov. 30 from ParamountWarren Beatty stars in (as well as produces, co-writes, and co-directs) the fan-favorite comedy HEAVEN CAN WAIT, which has been fully restored and remastered from the original negative under Beatty’s supervision for its arrival on Blu-ray for the first time ever November 30, 2021 from Paramount Home Entertainment.

Directed by Beatty and Buck Henry, with a screenplay by Elaine May and Beatty, HEAVEN CAN WAIT features a sensational cast filled with comedic talent, including Julie Christie, James Mason, Charles Grodin, Dyan Cannon, Buck Henry, Vincent Gardenia, and Jack Warden. The film was nominated* for nine Academy Awards®, including Best Picture, Best Director (Beatty and Henry), Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium (Beatty and May), Best Actor in a Leading Role (Beatty), Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Warden), Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Cannon), and more...

Continue reading: Romantic Comedy HEAVEN CAN WAIT arrives on Blu-ray for the First Time Nov. 30 from Paramount in News.
Family Drama WONDER on Blu-ray Steelbook

Family Drama WONDER arrives on Blu-ray Steelbook November 16th from Lionsgate
Starring Oscar® nominees Julia Roberts and Owen Wilson, comes the re-release of the life-affirming family drama WONDER. Wonder arrives November 16th on Blu-Ray Steelbook from Lionsgate, exclusively at Target.

Based on the beloved best-selling novel, Wonder follows the inspiring story of the Pullman family, whose youngest child, Auggie, is a boy born with facial differences. When Auggie enters mainstream elementary school for the first time, his extraordinary journey unites his family, his school, and his community, and proves that you can’t blend in when you were born to stand out.

Nominated for the 2017 Oscar® for Best Makeup & Hairstlying, and featuring all new artwork from artist Flore Maquin, this heartwarming and uplifting film will be available on Steelbook...

Continue reading: Family Drama WONDER arrives on Blu-ray Steelbook November 16th from Lionsgate in News.
REDS starring Warren Beatty on Two-Disc Blu-ray

REDS starring Warren Beatty arrives on Two-Disc Blu-ray November 30 from ParamountDirected, co-written, produced by and starring Warren Beatty, the masterful political and historical epic REDS celebrates its 40th anniversary this year. The story of a radical American journalist embroiled in the Bolshevik revolution mesmerized critics and audiences alike and remains as relevant today as when it was originally released on December 25, 1981.

On November 30, 2021, Paramount Home Entertainment will debut a new two-disc Blu-ray set of REDS, newly restored under Beatty’s supervision. The film was restored and remastered from the original negative in 4K with High Dynamic Range using a vintage print from the Paramount archives as a reference, which was approved by Academy Award®-winning* cinematographer Vittorio Storaro.

Punctuated by interviews with real-life activists and witnesses to the revolution, REDS became an instant classic, transcending time with its eternal tale of human passion, conviction, and frailty...

Continue reading: REDS starring Warren Beatty arrives on Two-Disc Blu-ray November 30 from Paramount in News.
The Karate Kid Collection Limited Edition 4K Ultra HD Set

The Karate Kid Collection Limited Edition arrives on 4K Ultra HD December 7 from Sony Pictures
The eduring coming-of-age trilogy that started it all comes to 4K Ultra HD... The Karate Kid Collection collectible limited edition 4K Ultra HD set arrives December 7, 2021 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

SYNOPSES

THE KARATE KID
From Academy Award®-winning director John G. Avildsen (1976, ROCKY) comes the highly entertaining, coming-of-age classic that will have you cheering! Starring Ralph Macchio and Noriyuki “Pat” Morita in his Academy Award®-nominated performance (Best Supporting Actor, 1984) as Mr. Miyagi.

THE KARATE KID PART II
Returning with Daniel (Ralph Macchio) to his Okinawa home for the first time in 45 years, Miyagi (Noriyuki “Pat” Morita) encounters Yukie (Nobu McCarthy), the woman he left behind when he immigrated to America...

Continue reading: The Karate Kid Collection Limited Edition arrives on 4K Ultra HD December 7 from Sony Pictures in News.
Akira Kurosawa's RAN on 4K Ultra HD Steelbook

Akira Kurosawa's RAN arrives on 4K Ultra HD Steelbook November 16 from Lionsgate
rom legendary director Akira Kurosawa (Rashomon, Seven Samurai) comes his sweeping action epic RAN. Ran arrives November 16th on 4K Ultra HD™ Steelbook from Lionsgate, exclusively at Best Buy.

Akira Kurosawa’s RAN is a visually dazzling samurai epic that blends King Lear, 16th-century feudal Japan, and Kurosawa’s own notions of loyalty and honor to tell the story of aging Lord Hidetora, whose decision to bequeath his kingdom to his three sons sparks a power struggle that leads to chaos and madness.

Hailed as a masterpiece by filmmakers and cinephiles alike, and winner of the 1985 Oscar® for Costume Design, Ran is a sumptuous 4K feast. Featuring all new artwork from artist Zi Xu, Ran will be available on 4K Ultra HD™ Steelbook at Best Buy...

Continue reading: Akira Kurosawa's RAN arrives on 4K Ultra HD Steelbook November 16 from Lionsgate in News.
Hal Ashby's Classic HAROLD AND MAUDE on Blu-ray

Hal Ashby's Classic HAROLD AND MAUDE arrives on Blu-ray Dec. 7 for its 50th Anniversary from Paramount
Directed by Hal Ashby and written by Colin Higgins, the critically acclaimed cult classic HAROLD AND MAUDE arrives on Blu-ray as part of the Paramount Presents line December 7, 2021 from Paramount Home Entertainment.

Originally released on December 20, 1971, HAROLD AND MAUDE celebrates its 50th anniversary this year and has been beautifully restored and remastered for this Limited-Edition release. For the restoration, the original negative was scanned in 4K and careful color correction and cleanup were undertaken to pay homage to director of photography John Alonzo’s memorable work and honor the look of the film. In addition, the incredible soundtrack was completely remixed using recently discovered tracks to add clarity and depth.

The Paramount Presents Blu-ray includes...

Continue reading: Hal Ashby's Classic HAROLD AND MAUDE arrives on Blu-ray Dec. 7 for its 50th Anniversary from Paramount in News.
The Evil Dead Groovy Collection on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, Digital

The Evil Dead Groovy Collection arrives on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, Digital Nov. 16 from Lionsgate
Who knew evil can be so groovy? The original two Evil Dead films, as well as the three-season “Ash vs Evil Dead” series is coming home in The Evil Dead Groovy Collection, arriving November 16 on 4K Ultra HD + Blu-ray + Digital from Lionsgate. The cult horror favorite Bruce Campbell (Army of Darkness, Bubba Ho-Tep, TV’s “The Last Kids on Earth”) returns in this collectible package, as well as Ellen Sandweiss (My Name Is Bruce, TV’s “Dangerous Women,” The Evil Dead) and Lucy Lawless (TV’s “Xena: Warrior Princess,” “My Life Is Murder,” Spider-Man). The ultimate collector’s edition, The Evil Dead Groovy Collection will be available on 4K Ultra HD + Blu-ray + Digital for the suggested retail price of $79.99.

OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS
Horror fans, return to that iconic cabin in the woods, then travel decades beyond it, with this Evil Dead Groovy Collection. Wisecracking ladies’ man Ash Williams (Bruce Campbell) is reborn as a slayer of Deadites in The Evil Dead (4K + Blu-ray™) after a vacation in the country is ruined by the reading of an ancient demon-summoning text. In Evil Dead II (4K + Blu-ray™), a chainsaw-armed Ash is pushed to the brink of madness by unhinged evil yet again, while “Ash vs Evil Dead” (Blu-ray™) follows an older, grayer Ash over three wild seasons as he reckons with his bloody past in the face of a Deadite plague...

Continue reading: The Evil Dead Groovy Collection arrives on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, Digital Nov. 16 from Lionsgate in News.
New World MMO RPG Now Available from Amazon Games

Aeternum Awaits: Amazon Games Launches NEW WORLDToday, Amazon Games launched New World on PC. New World is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game that pits players against the haunted wilderness of Aeternum, a mysterious supernatural island in the twilight of the Age of Exploration.

In New World, players are shipwrecked on Aeternum, where the fundamental laws of life and death are broken. New World offers players endless opportunities to fight, forage, and forge as they explore and conquer the island and uncover its dark mysteries. Players can band together in factions to vie for control of the map in massive player vs. player battles, or venture off solo (or in small groups) to explore Aeternum and learn its secrets.

“More than 1 million players have already set foot in Aeternum during our Beta tests, and today we are thrilled to welcome even more adventurers into New World,” said Christoph Hartmann, vice president of Amazon Games...

Continue reading: Aeternum Awaits: Amazon Games Launches NEW WORLD in News.
The Mad Max Anthology on 4K Ultra HD and Digital HD

The Mad Max Anthology arrives on 4K Ultra HD and Digital HD November 16 from Warner Bros.Warner Bros. Home Entertainment announced today that The Mad Max Anthology, featuring 1979’s acclaimed post-apocalyptic action film Mad Max, 1981’s Mad Max The Road Warrior, 1985’s Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome and 2015’s Mad Max Fury Road will be released together on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack and Digital HD on November 16. Created by George Miller and Byron Kennedy, Miller directed or co-directed all four films. Mel Gibson starred as Max Rockatansky in the first three films and Tom Hardy took over the lead role in the fourth film. Additionally Mad Max The Road Warrior and Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome will also be available individually in 4K, joining Mad Max and Mad Max Fury Road which are already available in 4K.

The Mad Max Anthology 4K UHD release, along with the 4K UHD releases of Mad Max The Road Warrior and Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome, are from scans of the original camera negatives. The 4K UHD remasters were supervised by the mastering team at Motion Picture Imaging (MPI).

4K Ultra HD showcases 4K resolution with High Dynamic Range (HDR) and a wider color spectrum, offering consumers brighter, deeper, and more lifelike colors for a home entertainment viewing experience like never before...

Continue reading: The Mad Max Anthology arrives on 4K Ultra HD and Digital HD November 16 from Warner Bros. in News.
Roy Rogers 4K Restoration and Remastered Collector's Blu-Ray Box Set

Roy Rogers 4K Restoration and Remastered Collector's Blu-Ray Box Set arrives Nov. 23 from Verdugo and MVDJust in time for the 2021 holiday season, Verdugo Entertainment launches a collectors Blu-ray Box Set featuring “King of the Cowboys” Roy Rogers’ first and final starring role films. The box set, which bookends Rogers’ career, includes the newly remastered 1938 film Under Western Stars, and the newly restored 4K version of the 1975 modern western classic Mackintosh and T.J.

The perfect gift for classic collectors and western movie fans, the Blu-ray box set, which includes special bonus features for each title, will be available through Amazon.com (North America) and Walmart.com on Friday, November 26, 2021. (suggested retail price: $40.00/distributed by Verdugo Entertainment).

Under Western Stars | 4K Remaster
Originally intended for Gene Autry, Under Western Stars was the first starring role for Roy Rogers (previously Leonard Slye) at Republic Pictures and launched his legendary career. When severe drought and the greedy exploits of a local water company threaten the prosperity of ranchers in the Dust Bowl, Roy Rogers comes to the rescue. Selected for the National Film Registry in 2019, Under Western Stars, which also stars Smiley Burnett, Carol Hughes and Maple City Four, is presented newly remastered from a print that was made for the film’s director Joe Kane and thought to be the only complete, uncut 16mm print still in existence...

Continue reading: Roy Rogers 4K Restoration and Remastered Collector's Blu-Ray Box Set arrives Nov. 23 from Verdugo and MVD in News.

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