Universal Studios has announced the upcoming release of some classic film collections coming to Blu-ray and DVD in October and November 2017.
Hitchcock Collection DVD (10/17) - This collection features over 15 hours of bonus features, plus includes 15 films, 10 bonus TV episodes (on 2 new bonus discs) and a 58-page booklet.
Universally recognized as the Master of Suspense, the legendary Alfred Hitchcock directed some of cinema's most thrilling and unforgettable classics. Alfred Hitchcock: The Ultimate Collection features 15 iconic films from the acclaimed director’s illustrious career including Psycho, The Birds, Rear Window, Vertigo and North by Northwest plus 10 episodes from his groundbreaking TV series, Alfred Hitchcock Presents and The Alfred Hitchcock Hour. Starring Hollywood favorites such as James Stewart, Cary Grant, Grace Kelly, Paul Newman, Janet Leigh, Anthony Perkins, Tippi Hedren, Sean Connery and Kim Novak, this definitive collection showcases a true cinematic master at his best.
Grinch Deluxe Edition BD Combo Pack (10/17) – Features collectible fuzzy green packaging.
Discover the true meaning of the holiday season with the live action adaptation of the beloved classic, Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Starring Jim Carrey as the Grinch, director Ron Howard and producer Brian Grazer reimagine one of the most enduring holiday stories of all time. Why is the Grinch (Carrey) such a grouch? No one seems to know, until little Cindy Lou Who (Taylor Momsen) takes matters into her own hands and turns both Whoville and the Grinch's world upside down, inside out... and funny side up. Filled with dazzling scenery, special effects, makeup and costumes, this is an adventure "that can make your heart grow three sizes – if you're not laughing too hard!" (Steve Murray, Atlanta Journal-Constitution)
• Spotlight on Location
• Deleted Scenes
• Who School
• Makeup Application and Design
• Seussian Set Decoration
• Visual Effects
• Faith Hill "Where Are You Christmas?" Music Video
• Theatrical Trailer
• Feature Commentary with Director Ron Howard
Holiday Inn 75th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray (10/24) - This edition includes a new bonus disc featuring an all-new full-length Broadway musical
Screen legends Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire sing and dance their way into your heart in one of the most timeless holiday classics ever, Holiday Inn. Featuring the Academy Award-winning song, “White Christmas,” Crosby plays a song-and-dance man who leaves showbiz to run an inn that is open only on holidays. Astaire plays his former partner and rival in love. Follow the two talented pals as they find themselves competing for the affections of the same lovely lady (Marjorie Reynolds). ‘Tis the season for one of the most sensational musical comedies of all time!
• New Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn: The Broadway Musical - A full-length Broadway production based on the timeless classic film
• A Couple of Song and Dance Men: An intimate retrospective of Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire featuring an interview with Ava Astaire-McKenzie
• All-Singing, All-Dancing: Experience the making of the unforgettable song and dance numbers
• Coloring a Classic: Learn how the film was color-designed to transform the black and white classic
• Feature Commentary by Film Historian Ken Barnes, including Archive Audio Comments from Fred Astaire, Bing Crosby, and John Scott Trotter
• Theatrical Trailer
Bob Hope Ultimate Collection DVD (11/14) - Bob Hope: The Ultimate Movie Collection features 21 of the funniest movies from the legendary comedian. As a recognized genius of American comedy, Bob Hope has no equal. From his early days in vaudeville to his years as a top Hollywood box-office draw and star of radio, TV and live performances, Bob Hope’s innocent charm and lightning-quick wit have delighted millions of fans throughout the world. Co-starring some of the Hollywood’s greatest stars including Lucille Ball, W.C. Fields, Dorothy Lamour, George Burns, Gracie Allen, Martha Raye, Betty Grable, Paulette Goddard, Jane Russell and, of course, Bing Crosby, Bob Hope: The Ultimate Movie Collection will entertain longtime fans and introduce a whole new generation to the unforgettable style of one of the most famous comedians of all time!
• Bob Hope and the Road to Success
• Entertaining the Troops
• Command Performance 1944
• Command Performance 1945
• Hollywood Victory Caravan
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