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Dr. Seuss' The Grinch on 4K, 3D, Blu-ray DVD and Digital
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Dr. Seuss' The Grinch on Digital Jan. 22 and on 4K, 3D, Blu-ray, and DVD Feb. 5 from UniversalFamilies everywhere can ring in the New Year with Dr. Seuss' The Grinch on Digital and via the digital movie app MOVIES ANYWHERE on January 22, 2019, and on 4K Ultra HD, 3D Blu-ray™, Blu-ray™, DVD and On Demand on February 5, 2019. From Illumination and Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, the film based on Dr. Seuss' beloved tale about a cynical grouch who goes on a mission to steal Christmas from others only to feel his own heart grow three sizes larger through unexpected friendships is one "the whole family can watch and enjoy," (Kidsday/Newsday).

The new home entertainment edition contains more than 60 minutes of bonus content, including three mini-movies: "Dog Days of Winter" starring the Grinch and his heroically loyal dog Max; and "Yellow is the New Black" and "Santa's Little Helpers," both starring the lovable Minions. It also includes stunning featurettes, a how-to-draw tutorial and much more. Narrated by Grammy Award® winner and Oscar® nominee Pharrell Williams, Dr. Seuss' The Grinch stars...

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The Handmade Silver Gelatin Emulsion Print
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The Handmade Silver Gelatin Emulsion Print: Creating Your Own Liquid Emulsions for Black & White Paper from Focal PressFocal Press has published The Handmade Silver Gelatin Emulsion Print: Creating Your Own Liquid Emulsions for Black & White Paper.

The Handmade Silver Gelatin Emulsion Print is a cookbook of simple, basic recipes for making black and white printing paper and paper negatives, along with creative options for printing, toning, and coloring. Author Denise Ross draws from photographic literature from the last 135 years, adapting old recipes to fit modern tools, materials, and work spaces and modern twists have been applied to traditional techniques.

The book is divided into three sections: Section One lays the groundwork for this unique alternative process; Section Two provides the recipes; Section Three highlights contemporary silver gelatin artists...

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R-Type Dimensions EX on PlayStation 4
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R-Type Dimensions EX Now Available on PlayStation 4 from Tozai GamesTozai Games delivered a blast of holiday cheer with the release today of R-Type™ Dimensions EX for the PlayStation®4 system. Find out for yourself what everyone is raving about with a 20% discount during the game's first two weeks of sale on the PlayStation Store.*

Of the recently released Switch version, Metro.co.UK says, “The best 2D shooters of the retro era return once again, with a good value package that has plenty for new fans and old,” while Nintendo Life comments, “Both games are handled brilliantly, whether playing with the old-school sprite-based art style or the enhanced polygonal one.” Comicbook.com says, "the new treatments are excellent, and pay loving tribute to Irem’s work."

R-Type Dimensions EX includes both acclaimed arcade classics initially published by Irem, R-Type (1987) and R-Type II (1989). Each title can be played in...

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Polymer Photogravure: A Step-by-Step Manual
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Polymer Photogravure: A Step-by-Step Manual, Highlighting Artists and Their Creative Practice from Focal PressFocal Press has published Polymer Photogravure: A Step-by-Step Manual, Highlighting Artists and Their Creative Practice. This title is a three-part book on the non-toxic process of making ink-on-paper intaglio prints from continuous-tone photographs using water-etched photopolymer plates.

Author Clay Harmon provides clear and easy to understand instructions that will enable anyone to successfully make a photogravure print. By quantifying the sensitometric behavior of polymer plates, Harmon has developed a methodical approach which will enable a new printmaker to produce plates in their own studio with a minimum of time and wasted materials.

Section One provides a straightforward guide to setting up the polymer photogravure studio. Section Two covers a step-by-step method of making the print from start to finish. Section Three...

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The Technique of Film and Video Editing, 6th Edition
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The Technique of Film and Video Editing: History, Theory, and Practice, 6th Edition from Focal PressFocal Press has published The Technique of Film and Video Editing: History, Theory, and Practice, 6th Edition.

This updated sixth edition of The Technique of Film and Video Editing provides a detailed, precise look at the artistic and aesthetic principles and practices of editing for both picture and sound. Ken Dancyger puts into context the storytelling choices an editor will have to make against a background of theory, history, and practice across a range of genres, including action, comedy, drama, documentary and experimental forms, featuring analysis of dozens of classic and contemporary films.

This new sixth edition includes new chapters on the influence of other media on the editing form, on the importance of...

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NOBODY'S FOOL on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital
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NOBODY'S FOOL arrives on Digital Jan. 29 and on Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD Feb. 12 from Paramount“Tiffany Haddish is a riot” (Russ Simmons, Fox Kansas City) in Tyler Perry’s NOBODY’S FOOL, arriving on Digital January 29, 2019 and on Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD February 12 from Paramount Home Media Distribution.

The Digital* and Blu-ray Combo Pack releases are loaded with more than an hour of wildly funny bonus material including an outrageous gag reel, over 20 minutes of deleted, extended and alternate scenes not seen in theaters, a special introduction by Tyler Perry and Tiffany Haddish, and nine hilarious featurettes.

Trying to get back on her feet, wild child Tanya (Haddish, Girls Trip) looks to her buttoned-up sister Danica (Tika Sumpter, Ride Along) to get her life together. As these polar opposites hilariously collide, Tanya discovers that Danica’s picture-perfect life — including her online romance — may not be what it seems. With the aid of her eccentric mother (comedy legend Whoopi Goldberg), Tanya will do whatever it takes to help…even if it means completely blowing up her sister’s life! Omari Hardwick (Power) and Amber Riley (Glee) also star in this side-splittingly funny hit...

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The Revelation Of Lee Scratch Perry on DVD and Digital
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The Revelation Of Lee Scratch Perry coming to DVD and Digital Jan. 18 from MVD EntertainmentThis is the music documentary of the making of Grammy®-nominated reggae album "Revelation" by dub reggae legend Lee "Scratch" Perry. Perry continues to create unique, category-defying music, drawing his narrative from his spirituality and today's global events.

For the uninitiated, Lee "Scratch" Perry is one of the most important figures in the history of reggae music. Not only did he help develop the early reggae sound captured in a number of important recordings, but as an engineer, producer, songwriter, and performer he pioneered a number of innovations, including dub reggae.

This documentary is set at Lee Perry's mountain top home and studio in Switzerland and features some of the actual sessions for the original studio recording of "Revelation". It focuses on Lee's work in collaboration with multi-instrumentalist Steve Marshall in both his engineering and his producer ("John Saxon") roles. ..

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Loudspeakers: For Music Recording and Reproduction
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Loudspeakers: For Music Recording and Reproduction, 2nd Edition from Focal PressFocal Press has published Loudspeakers: For Music Recording and Reproduction, 2nd Edition.

Loudspeakers: For Music Recording and Reproduction, Second Edition is a comprehensive guide, offering the tools and understanding needed to cut out the guesswork from loudspeaker choice and set-up.

Philip Newell and Keith Holland, with the assistance of Sergio Castro and Julius Newell, combine their years of experience in the design, application, and use of loudspeakers to cover a range of topics from drivers, cabinets, and crossovers, to amplifiers, cables, and surround sound...

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PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS on PlayStation 4
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PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS lands on PlayStation 4PUBG Corporation (PUBG Corp.) has released PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG) for PlayStation®4 (PS4™) computer entertainment system. PUBG is an action-packed battle royale experience that drops 100 combatants onto a range of diverse locales. Starting with nothing but their wits, players must locate weapons, supplies and vehicles in a tense battle to outmanoeuvre opponents to become the last player, or squad standing. PUBG is rated PEGI 16 and is available at participating retailers and on the PlayStation®Store starting at £24.99.

“As of today, PUBG is open to PlayStation 4’s tens of millions of players, which is an important milestone for our global team,” said Richard Kwon, CMO, PUBG Corp. “In addition to experiencing our game for the first time, the PlayStation community can also look forward to upcoming content, such as our new map Vikendi...”

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UAG Metropolis Series Cases for iPad Pro
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Work and Create Anywhere with UAG's Latest iPad Pro Cases - Metropolis SeriesUrban Armor Gear (UAG) creators of rugged, lightweight mobile device cases, announced the launch of their Metropolis Series for Apple's most advanced iPad to date-- the iPad Pro 11-inch and 12.9-inch.

Created with the modern wanderer in mind, UAG's Metropolis series features a feather-light construction and impact resistant core, allowing adventurers to take their iPad anywhere. Conveniently folding into multiple secure stand angles for hands-free viewing, you can create the perfect on-the-go office.

UAG's Metropolis Series for iPad Pro enhances the latest Apple Pencil pairing and charging features and is equipped with a smart folio cover to activate the device's auto wake/sleep function. For added functionality, the case also features a tactical exterior to provide secure handling in slippery conditions-- stopping drops before they happen...

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Planet Coaster Magnificent Rides Collection
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Planet Coaster Magnificent Rides Collection Launches December 18Frontier Developments plc announced the Planet Coaster Magnificent Rides Collection, launching on December 18. The Magnificent Rides Collection features nine brand new rides (plus one variant ride) for players to add to their parks.

The first three of these rides are the Mind Melt, Grand Carousel and Tracker:

- The Mind Melt is an inverted coaster that will really test a guest’s endurance as they ride its unforgiving twists and turns.
- The Grand Carousel is one of the most beautiful and elegant fairground rides to arrive in Planet Coaster and a much-requested community favourite..
- The Tracker enhances guests’ dark ride experience with a 3D mover that spins, pitches and banks to bring the ride’s story to life...

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Sylvester Stallone in BACKTRACE on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital
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Sylvester Stallone and Matthew Modine star in BACKTRACE on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital Feb. 19 from LionsgateThe lone surviving thief of a violent armored-car robbery is sprung from a high-security facility and administered an experimental drug in the action-thriller Backtrace, arriving on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital), DVD, and Digital on February 19 from Lionsgate. This film is currently available On Demand.

Starring Ryan Guzman, three-time Oscar® nominee Sylvester Stallone (1976, Best Actor/Best Screenplay, Rocky; 2015, Best Supporting Actor, Creed, 2015), and Golden Globe® nominee Matthew Modine (Best Actor – Limited Series or Television Motion Picture, What the Deaf Man Heard, 1998), the Backtrace Blu-ray and DVD includes the featurette “Making Backtrace” and cast/crew interviews, and will be available for the suggested retail price of $22.99 and $19.98, respectively...

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The Purge: Season One on Blu-ray and DVD
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The Purge: Season One arrives on Blu-ray and DVD January 8 from Universal StudiosAudiences are blown away by USA Network's new terrifying series, THE PURGE, the thrilling spinoff of the popular film franchise of the same name, from Blumhouse Television and Universal Cable Productions. The series plays off the plot of the well-known Blumhouse movies, where several unrelated people discover what measures they are willing to take in order to survive a night where all crime is legal for 12 hours.

Building on an already strong fan base among enthusiasts of the films as well as attracting new viewers, the series leaves audiences wanting more after every tantalizing and tension-filled scene counting down to the Purge Commencement. Now fans everywhere can own all ten episodes of the stirring series when THE PURGE: SEASON ONE arrives on Blu-Ray and DVD from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment on January 8, 2019...

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Boy Erased on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital
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Boy Erased arrives on Digital January 15 and on Blu-ray and DVD January 29 from Universal PicturesThe truth cannot be converted in the powerful and thought-provoking film Boy Erased, arriving on Digital and the digital movie app MOVIES ANYWHERE on January 15, 2019 and on Blu-rayTM, DVD and On Demand on January 29, 2019 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. Based on the incredible true story of Garrard Conley and his compelling book Boy Erased: A Memoir, critics are calling the film "one of the very best pictures of the year" (Scott Mantz, Collider) and admiring the exceptionally raw and passionate performances from Academy Award® nominee Lucas Hedges (Manchester By the Sea) and Academy Award® winners Nicole Kidman (Lion) and Russell Crowe (Les Misérables). The critically acclaimed Boy Erased received two Golden Globe® nominations including Best Actor in a Motion Picture and Best Original Song for "Revelation" by actor/singer-songwriter Troye Sivan and musician Jónsi.

Beautifully written and brilliantly executed, Boy Erased also stars Golden Globe®-nominated actor Joel Edgerton (Loving) who lent his talents as director, writer and producer as well as an exceptional supporting cast including...

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A PRIVATE WAR on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital
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A PRIVATE WAR arrives on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital February 5 from Universal PicturesA war correspondent and her photographer risk their lives to uncover the truth in the extraordinary drama, A PRIVATE WAR, arriving on Digital and the digital movie app Movies Anywhere, Blu-rayTM, DVD, and On Demand on February 5, 2019 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. Inspired by the Vanity Far article "Marie Colvin's Private War" by Marie Brenner, the film is based on an exciting true story that follows legendary war journalist Marie Colvin, played by Academy Award® nominee Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl), and prominent war photographer Paul Conroy, played by Jamie Dornan (Fifty Shades Franchise).

Hailed by critics as "an incredibly sophisticated, psychologically immersive film" (Tim Gray, Variety), A PRIVATE WAR is a love letter to journalism that depicts the passion and fearlessness of those who report from conflict zones. Directed by Academy-Award® nominee and critically acclaimed documentarian Matthew Heineman (Cartel Land, City of Ghosts), the film features a stellar supporting cast including Stanley Tucci (The Hunger Games Franchise) and Tom Hollander (Pirates of the Caribbean Franchise)...

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