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ATOMIC BLONDE on 4K, Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD
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ATOMIC BLONDE arrives on Digital Oct. 24 and on 4K, Blu-ray and DVD Nov. 14 from Universal PicturesDouble-crossed while sent to collect stolen intelligence in East Germany, elusive secret agent Charlize Theron (Mad Max: Fury Road, The Fate of the Furious) unleashes a deadly arsenal of skills in ATOMIC BLONDE, the adrenaline pumping, stylish spy-thriller, coming to Digital on October 24, 2017 and 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray™, DVD and On Demand on November 14, 2017, from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment.

Adapted from Antony Johnson’s graphic novel, The Coldest City, the explosive film set in the late eighties takes viewers on a high-stakes chase as Theron attempts to escape Berlin. The 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray™, DVD and Digital versions include commentary from the cast, filmmakers, stunt performers and fight coordinators, plus behind-the-scenes features that take viewers inside the making of the film’s intense stunt choreography...

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GOOD TIME on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD
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GOOD TIME debuts on Blu-ray (plus Digital HD) and DVD November 21 from LionsgateNo crime goes unpunished when the hypnotic action-thriller Good Time heads to Blu-ray (plus Digital HD) and DVD November 21 from Lionsgate.

Racing against the clock to get his brother out of jail, Connie Nikas finds himself trying to make some quick hustles while evading arrest on the colorful streets of New York. Directed by the visionary Safdie Brothers (Heaven Knows What, Lenny Cooke) and starring Robert Pattinson (The Twilight Saga franchise, The Rover) and Oscar® nominee Jennifer Jason Leigh (Best Supporting Actress, The Hateful Eight, 2015), the Rotten Tomatoes Certified Fresh™ film, which was an official selection at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival and received a 6 minute standing ovation, is “pure cinematic pleasure” (Manohla Dargis, The New York Times)...

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Filmmakers and Financing: Business Plans for Independents, 8th Ed.
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Filmmakers and Financing: Business Plans for Independents, 8th Edition from Focal PressFocal Press has published Filmmakers and Financing: Business Plans for Independents, 8th Edition.

In this new and updated ultimate filmmaker’s guide, Louise Levison gives you easy-to-use steps for writing an investor-winning business plan for a feature film, including:

* A comprehensive explanations for each of the eight sections of a plan
* Full financial section with text and tables
* A sample business plan
* A companion website with additional information for various chapters and detailed financial instructions ― advanced math not needed
* An explanation on how feature documentary, animated and large-format films differ...

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FORCE: Drawing Human Anatomy
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FORCE: Drawing Human Anatomy from CRC PressCRC Press has published FORCE: Drawing Human Anatomy. The newest book in Michael Mattesi’s Force Drawing series takes movement to the next level.

Force: Drawing Human Anatomy, explores the different facets of motion and the human body. As opposed to the memorization technique, Mattesi stresses the function of each body part and how gravity relative to different poses affects the aesthetics and form of muscle.

The chapters are divided by the different parts of the body, thus allowing the reader to concentrate on mastery one body part at a time. Color coded images detail each muscle and their different angles. Special consideration is given to...

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CARS 3 on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD
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CARS 3 debuts Digitally in HD and 4K Ultra HD Oct. 24 and Blu-ray 4K Ultra HD and Blu-ray Nov. 7 from Disney-PixarIn honor of world-champion racer #95 on his date-sake 9/5, Disney•Pixar is proud to announce the in-home arrival of Disney•Pixar’s “Cars 3”! “Cars 3” surged to the front of the pack opening weekend with audiences racing to see the legendary Lightning McQueen (voice of Owen Wilson) and spirited trainer Cruz Ramirez (voice of Cristela Alonzo) team up to beat the new generation of blazing-fast racers. Now, this summer’s high-octane hit cruises home—loaded with bonus features like the all new mini-movie starring the demolition derby legend Miss Fritter— Digitally in HD and 4K Ultra HD™ on Oct. 24, and on Blu-ray 4K Ultra HD™ and Blu-ray™ on Nov. 7.

Race fans of all ages are invited to ride along with the “Cars 3” crew for hilarious and heartfelt extras, including an exclusive new mini-movie, “Miss Fritter’s Racing Skoool,” taught by the queen of the Crazy 8; a feature detailing...

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Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets on 4K, Blu-ray, DVD, Digital
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Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets debuts on Digital HD Nov. 7 and 4K, Blu-ray, DVD Nov. 21 from LionsgatePacked with out-of-this-world action unlike anything you’ve ever seen, Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets heads to 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack (plus Blu-ray and Digital HD), Blu-ray Combo Pack (plus DVD and Digital HD), and DVD November 21 from Lionsgate; and on Digital HD November 7 and On Demand November 21. Based on the best-selling French comic series “Valérian and Laureline” by Pierre Christin and Jean-Claude Mézières, published by Dargaud - visionary writer/director Luc Besson (The Fifth Element, Lucy) advances this iconic source material into a contemporary, unique and epic science fiction saga produced by Virginie Besson-Silla.

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets stars Dane DeHaan (The Amazing Spider-Man 2), Cara Delevingne (Suicide Squad), Golden Globe® nominee Clive Owen (Children of Men), Academy Award® nominee Ethan Hawke (Best Supporting Actor, Boyhood, 2014), Golden Globe® & Emmy® winner John Goodman (voice) (“Rosanne”) with 7-time GRAMMY Award® winner Rihanna, and Golden Globe® winner Rutger Hauer (Bladerunner). The film features a soundtrack by Oscar® winner Alexandre Desplat (Best Original Score, The Grand Budapest Hotel, 2014)...

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GOD OF WAR on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD
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GOD OF WAR debuts on Digital, Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD October 17 from Well Go USAA maverick commander and a young general join forces to battle pirates who pillage small villages in 16th-century China in the epic historical action drama GOD OF WAR, debuting on digital, Blu-ray™ Combo Pack and DVD October 17 from Well Go USA Entertainment. Directed by Gordon Chan (Painted Skin, Fist of Legend), GOD OF WAR stars Vincent Zhao (The White Haired Witch of Lunar Kingdom), Sammo Hung (Ip Man 2), Wan Qian (Hide and Seek), Keisuke Koide (Shin Godzilla) and Yasuaki Kurata (Fist of Legend).

Synopsis: During the 16th century, pirates rule the Chinese coastline, pillaging the small villages and terrorizing the citizens. When maverick leader Commander Yu (martial arts legend Sammo Hung) enlists the help of a sharp young general (Vincent Zhao), they...

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High School Lover starring James Franco on DVD
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High School Lover starring James Franco arrives on DVD November 21 from LionsgateJames Franco returns to Lifetime® as executive producer and star of the enthralling romance-thriller High School Lover, available on DVD November 21 from Lionsgate. This captivating feature film debut from director Jerell Rosales features Paulina Singer as 17-year-old Kelly, who falls for a rising Hollywood star (François Arnaud), and her father (Franco) must find a way to end the forbidden affair before it takes a dangerous turn for the worse. The High School Lover DVD will be available for the suggested retail price of $14.98.

Official Synopsis
When 17-year-old Kelly (Paulina Singer) sneaks out to the city one night with her friends, she isn’t expecting to meet Hollywood’s hottest actor, Christian Booth (François Arnaud). To Kelly’s surprise, Christian contacts her and they begin spending time together. When her father (James Franco) finds out...

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GUN SHY starring Antonio Banderas on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital
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GUN SHY starring Antonio Banderas arrives on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD Nov. 7 from LionsgateThe hilarious and exhilarating action-comedy, Gun Shy, rocks out on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital HD), DVD, and Digital HD on November 7 from Lionsgate.

Currently available On Demand, the film stars three-time Golden Globe® nominee Antonio Banderas (Best Actor: Evita, 1997; The Mask of Zorro, 1999; And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself, 2004) as a spoiled and aging rock star whose wife is kidnapped while they are on vacation in Chile. With very few skills beyond playing bass and partying, he must pull himself together to save his wife from her hostile captors. From Simon West, the director of Con Air, The Expendables 2, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, and The Mechanic, and written for the screen by Mark Haskell Smith and Toby Davies (based on the novel “Salty” by Smith), the Gun Shy Blu-ray and DVD will be available for the suggested retail price of $21.99 and $19.98, respectively...

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Starship Troopers: Traitor of Mars on 4K, Blu-ray, DVD and Digital
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Starship Troopers: Traitor of Mars now on Digital and 4K, Blu-ray, DVD Sept. 19 from Sony PicturesOriginal Starship Troopers stars Casper Van Dien and Dina Meyer return to voice the iconic sci-fi action heroes Johnny Rico and Dizzy Flores in the all-new CG animated sequel STARSHIP TROOPERS: TRAITOR OF MARS, available now on digital and on 4K Ultra HD™/Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, Blu-ray and DVD September 19 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. The 4K Ultra HD disc will feature both Dolby Vision™ high-dynamic range (HDR) and Dolby Atmos® immersive audio. The new film will also be released in select movie theaters nationwide on August 21 for a special one-night event from Fathom Events and Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions.

Directed by celebrated anime filmmaker Shinji Aramaki (Appleseed Alpha, Appleseed Ex Machina) and written by sci-fi master Ed Neumeier (Starship Troopers, RoboCop), STARSHIP TROOPERS: TRAITOR OF MARS sees Rico and Dizzy reunite on screen twenty years after the release of 1997’s sci-fi classic Starship Troopers for an action-packed and breathtakingly animated outer space military adventure co-starring comedian and Starship Troopers superfan DeRay Davis (TV’s “Wild 'N Out,” 21 Jump Street)...

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War for the Planet of the Apes 4K, Blu-ray, DVD, Digital
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War for the Planet of the Apes on Digital Oct. 10 and on 4K, Blu-ray, DVD Oct. 24 from FoxTwentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment presents WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES. Certified Fresh on RottenTomatoes.com and “one of the very best films of the year” (Kristopher Tapley, Variety) arrives on Digital October 10 and on Blu-ray™, 4K Ultra HD™ and DVD October 24. Andy Serkis returns as Caesar in the thrilling and climatic chapter of the PLANET OF THE APES saga as Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel (Woody Harrelson). After suffering unimaginable losses, Caesar resolves to avenge his kind, pitting him against the Colonel for a final showdown that will determine the future of the planet!

Special features include exclusive deleted scenes with optional audio commentary by director Matt Reeves, behind-the-scenes featurettes, including...

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A Tribute To Les Paul: Live From Universal Studios Hollywood
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A Tribute To Les Paul: Live From Universal Studios Hollywood on DVD September 8 from MVDWith a legendary career as a hit-making musician, solid-body electric guitar trailblazer, and an inventor of unprecedented recording techniques, he has impacted and influenced the many facets of the music industry like none other. Filmed live at what was then the Gibson Amphitheatre in Los Angeles on February 8, 2006, A Tribute To Les Paul: Live From Universal Studios Hollywood gives viewers a front row seat for an unforgettable night of powerhouse performances, as some of music's biggest names come together to honor the ultimate icon.

The night is headlined by show-stopping numbers from an all-star slate of Paul disciples, that includes Slash and Edgar Winter teaming up on the Stevie Wonder staple "Superstition;" Toto axeman Steve Lukather's rendition of Jimi Hendrix's "Little Wing;" and Joe Perry and Buddy Guy closing the night with a soulful blues set. Other highlights include spirited performances by Joe Satriani, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, recent Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee Neal Schon, and more...

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South Park Seasons 1 to 11 on Blu-ray
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Comedy Central announces the First 11 Seasons of South Park on Blu-ray for the First Time EverRemember when children were abducted by aliens, killed by falling space stations and befriended by talking feces? Ah, the good old days. Now you can relive every supernatural, extraordinary and downright insane adventure of Cartman, Kyle, Stan and Kenny when “South Park” Seasons 1-11 arrive for the first time ever on Blu-ray.

Each of the first 11 seasons will be released individually in two-disc sets so you can revel in Chef’s Salty Chocolate Balls, Cartman’s Silly Hate Crime and every one of Kenny’s deaths in sparkling high definition. As an added bonus, the Season 1 Blu-ray set will include uncensored episode commentary by series creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone, which was not available on the previously released DVD. For your holiday gift-giving pleasure, the first five seasons will be released individually on November 21, 2017 and Seasons 6-11 will debut on December 19...

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Unlocked on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD
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Unlocked arrives on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD November 14 from LionsgateWhen a biological terrorist threat has been issued against Americans on United Kingdom soil, government organizations put their best agents on the case in Unlocked, arriving on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital HD), DVD, and on Digital HD November 14 from Lionsgate. The film is currently available On Demand.

This riveting thriller stars BAFTA nominee Noomi Rapace (Prometheus, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo ), Orlando Bloom (Pirates of the Caribbean franchise, The Lord of the Rings franchise), two-time Academy Award® winner Michael Douglas (Best Actor in a Lead Role, Wall Street, 1987; Best Picture, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, 1975) and Oscar®-nominees John Malkovich (Best Actor in a Supporting Role, In the Line of Fire, 1993; Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Places in the Heart, 1984) and Toni Collette (Best Actress in a Supporting Role, The Sixth Sense, 1999)...

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Mariah Carey's All I Want for Christmas is You on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital
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Mariah Carey's All I Want for Christmas is You on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital and On Demand Nov. 14 from UniversalToday marks the highly-anticipated trailer launch of Mariah Carey’s All I Want for Christmas is You, debuting on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital and On Demand on November 14, 2017 from Universal 1440 Entertainment, a production entity of Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. Narrated and executive produced by Mariah Carey, the animated family film follows little Mariah as she chases her dream of having a puppy of her very own, making her ultimate wish for Christmas come true.

Joining Mariah Carey is an extraordinarily talented, dynamic and lovable voice cast including Breanna Yde (“School of Rock,” “The Haunted Hathaways”) as little Mariah; Henry Winkler (“Happy Days,” “Royal Pains”) as Grandpa Bill; Lacey Chabert (Mean Girls, “Party of Five”) as Mariah’s mother Penelope; and Phil Morris (“Smallville,” “Seinfeld”) as Mariah’s father Bud; along with Laya Hayes (“Doc McStuffins,” Sister Code) as Mariah’s friend Vicky and Keiko Agena (“Gilmore Girls,” Transformers: Dark of the Moon) as the pet adoption facilitator Emiko...

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