Monday, August 30, 2021

Newly Remastered Version of Cameron Crowe’s Mind-Bending Dramatic Thriller Arrives in a Limited-Edition Blu-ray™ for Its 20th Annivers



Latest Addition to the Paramount Presents Line Debuts November 16, 2021 with New Bonus Content

 

Tom Cruise, PenĂ©lope Cruz, and Cameron Diaz star in Cameron Crowe’s VANILLA SKYarriving on Blu-ray as part of the Paramount Presents line on November 16, 2021 from Paramount Home Entertainment.

 

Written for the screen and directed by Crowe and newly remastered from a new 4K film transfer under his supervision, VANILLA SKY is presented in a limited-edition Blu-ray Disc™ with collectible packaging featuring a foldout image of the film’s theatrical poster and an interior spread with key movie moments.  The Blu-ray includes a new Filmmaker Focus with Crowe, access to a Digital copy of the film, and the extensive legacy bonus content detailed below:

 

·       Filmmaker Focus: Cameron Crowe on Vanilla Sky (HD)—NEW! 

·       Commentary by Cameron Crowe & Nancy Wilson

·       Alternate Ending with Optional Commentary by Cameron Crowe (HD)

·       Prelude to a Dream (SD)

·       Hitting It Hard (SD)

·       An Interview with Paul McCartney (SD)

·       Gag Reel (SD)

·       Music Video “Afrika Shox” by leftfield/afrika bambaataa (SD)

·       Photo Gallery with Audio Introduction by photographer Neal Preston (HD)

·       Mask Test with Optional Commentary by Cameron Crowe (HD)

·       Kurt Russell single take with Optional Commentary by Cameron Crowe (HD)

·       Trailers (SD)

·       Deleted Scenes with Optional Commentary by Cameron Crowe (HD)

·       Credits (HD)                                   

 

A mind-bending roller coaster ride of romance, suspicion, sex and dreams, VANILLA SKY was produced by Crowe, Cruise and Paula Wagner and features visually stunning cinematography by Academy Award® winner* John Toll (Braveheart, Legends of the Fall), including an unforgettable sequence in New York City’s Times Square.   The film was originally released on December 14, 2001 and follows a self-indulgent and vain publishing magnate (Cruise) who finds his privileged life upended after a vehicular accident.

Thursday, August 19, 2021

“ROBOTECH” THE COMPLETE SERIES REMASTERED, AND TWO FILMS TO STREAM ON FUNIMATION AUGUST 24, 2021 Funimation Exclusive Collector’s Edition Blu-ray Box Set Also Available September 28, 2021

 

 

“ROBOTECH” THE COMPLETE SERIES REMASTERED,

AND TWO FILMS TO STREAM ON FUNIMATION AUGUST 24, 2021

Funimation Exclusive Collector’s Edition 

Blu-ray Box Set Also Available September 28, 2021

 

(© 1985-2021 Harmony Gold USA, Inc. ROBOTECH®, MACROSS®, and all associated names, characters and related indicia are trademarks of Harmony Gold USA,Inc. All Rights Reserved.)


Culver City, California (August 19, 2021)Robotech, the space opera anime epic of humans defending their homeworld against alien domination is set to return for a new generation of audiences as Funimation will be premiering all 85-episodes of the series remastered, along with the two movies, Robotech II: The Sentinels and Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles, on its streaming service in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand on August 24, 2021.


Produced by Harmony Gold and Tatsunoko Productions, the action-adventure animated series Robotech introduced an entire generation of viewers to anime when it first premiered in 1985 and, to this day, has a thriving and extensive fan base around the globe.



Robotech is told through the eyes of characters caught up in a series of wars that erupts when a mysterious spacecraft crash-lands on Earth. Only through unlocking the secrets of Robotechnology do they have any hope of surviving. The sprawling series helped introduce a generation of western audiences to anime and is full of engaging drama, genuine relationships, and forward-thinking ideas.



Funimation will also exclusively debut the Robotech - Collector's Edition box set on September 28, 2021 on the Funimation Shop, containing all 85-episodes of the series, all remastered for the first time on Blu-ray in Dolby Digital. The remastering will be faithful to the preceding DVD box set release and retain a classic “film grain.” With its retro packaging design, the collector’s edition also includes: an exclusive Variant Transforming Robotech - Roy Fokker’s VF-1S;  an exclusive Variant Action Figure - Roy Fokker in Pilot Uniform Variant Shade of Black; and a series of Robotech-embroidered patches. It’s the first time and truly one-of-a-kind dual packaging of the Transforming Robotech and action figure

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow: The Complete Sixth Season Time Jump to November 9, 2021 To Own the Blu-Ray™ and DVD




 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 


Space.  Oddity.
 
DC’s Legends of Tomorrow: 
The Complete Sixth Season 
 
Time Jump to November 9, 2021
To Own the Blu-Ray™ and DVD

BURBANK, CA (August 17, 2021) – Your favorite Super Heroes are back, and this time, they’re out of this world! The fate of the universe is in their hands as Warner Bros. Home Entertainment releases DC’s Legends of Tomorrow: The Complete Sixth Season on Blu-ray and DVD on November 9, 2021. Buckle up for a wild ride with all 15 rollicking one-hour episodes from the sixth season, plus enjoy the epic extra content including several featurettes, deleted scenes and a gag reel. DC’s Legends of Tomorrow: The Complete Sixth Season is priced to own at $24.98 SRP for the DVD ($29.98 in Canada) and $29.98 SRP for the Blu-ray ($39.99 in Canada), which includes a Digital Copy (U.S. Only). DC’s Legends of Tomorrow: The Complete Sixth Season is also available to own on Digital via purchase from digital retailers.

Having spent last season trying to track down the Loom of Fate, the Legends must now save history from a foe like none they’ve encountered in the past or future. The timeship Waverider’s crew have dealt with monsters, time anomalies, and most recently, villains from Hell, but this season they will face something even more challenging and bizarre ... space aliens!

With Blu-ray’s unsurpassed picture and sound, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow: The Complete Sixth Season Blu-ray release will include 1080p Full HD Video with DTS-HD Master Audio for English 5.1. Featuring all 15 episodes from the sixth season in high definition, as well as a digital code of the season (available in the U.S. only). 

Joined by new cast member Lisseth Chavez (Chicago P.D.), DC's Legends of Tomorrow stars Caity Lotz (Arrow, Mad Men), Tala Ashe (Smash, The Carrie Diaries), Jes Macallan (Mistresses, Shameless), Olivia Swann (Doctors), Adam Tsekhman (The Twilight Zone), Shayan Sobhian (Killer Caregiver) and Amy Louise Pemberton (Arrow, Suspense), with Nick Zano (What I Like About You), Dominic Purcell (Prison Break, The Flash), and Matt Ryan (Constantine) returning as their characters from previous seasons. Based on the DC characters, DC's Legends of Tomorrow is produced by Berlanti Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television, with executive producers Greg Berlanti (Batwoman, The Flash, Supergirl, Black Lightning, Riverdale)Phil Klemmer (Chuck, Political Animals), Keto Shimizu (Arrow), Grainne Godfree (The Flash, Arrow) and Sarah Schechter (Arrow, The Flash, Supergirl, Black Lightning, Riverdale).

BLU-RAY & DVD FEATURES
  • Gag Reel (Exclusive to Blu-ray and DVD)
  • Deleted Scenes (Exclusive to Blu-ray and DVD)
  • Never Alone: Heroes and Allies
  • VFX Creature Feature
  • Animation Split Screen
  • Actors Split Screen

15 ONE-HOUR EPISODES
  1. Ground Control to Sara Lance
  2. Meat: The Legends
  3. The Ex-Factor
  4. Bay of Squids
  5. The Satanist's Apprentice
  6. Bishop’s Gambit
  7. Back to the Finale Part II
  8. Stressed Western
  9. This is Gus
  10. Bad Blood
  11. The Final Frame
  12. Bored on Board Onboard
  13. Silence of the Sonograms
  14. There Will Be Brood
  15. The Fungus Among Us

DIGITAL
DC’s Legends of Tomorrow: The Complete Sixth Season is available to own on Digital. Digital purchase allows consumers to instantly stream and download all episodes to watch anywhere and anytime on their favorite devices. Digital movies and TV shows are available from various digital retailers including Amazon Video, iTunes, Google Play, Vudu and others. 

BASICS
Street Date: November 9, 2021
Order Due Date: September 28, 2021
BD and DVD Presented in 16x9 widescreen format
Running Time: Feature: Approx. 900 min
Enhanced Content: Approx. 70 min 

DVD 
Price: $24.98 SRP ($29.98 in Canada)
3-Discs (3 DVD-9s)
Audio – English (5.1)
Subtitles – English SDH

BLU-RAY 
Price: $29.98 SRP ($39.99 in Canada)
3-Discs (3 BD-50s)
Audio – DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 – English
BD Subtitles – English SDH

SNOWPIERCER: THE COMPLETE SECOND SEASON Coming to a Station Near You On Blu-ray™ & DVD November 9, 2021


 


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


Tensions Are High As The Revolutions Continue
 
SNOWPIERCER: 
THE COMPLETE SECOND SEASON

Coming to a Station Near You
 On Blu-ray™ & DVD November 9, 2021
 
BURBANK, CA (August 17, 2021) - What will it take to survive? All aboard the most elite train in the world, as the epic journey continues with more secrets, plot twists, and reveals as Warner Bros Home Entertainment releases Snowpiercer: The Complete Second Season on Blu-ray and DVD on November 9, 2021. Strap yourself in for a thrilling ride with all 10 episodes from the second season, plus enjoy the captivating 21 minutes of extra features. Snowpiercer: The Complete Second Season is priced to own at $24.98 SRP for the DVD and $29.98 SRP for the Blu-ray, which includes a Digital. Snowpiercer: The Complete Second Season is also available to own on Digital via purchase from digital
 
At the end of season one, the survivors of the revolution are trying to pick up the pieces and maintain a fragile peace amongst the now merged classes with Layton (Daveed Diggs) emerging as the train’s leader. Discovering Mr. Wilford (Sean Bean) is alive and headed their way on a rival train, Melanie (Jennifer Connelly) risks going outside to prevent him from invading Snowpiercer. While she’s out there, it’s revealed that Alexandra (Rowan Blanchard), Melanie’s daughter, who she thought had died, is alive and has become Wilford’s dedicated protegee. In season two, an entirely new power struggle emerges, causing a dangerous rift as people are divided between their loyalty to Layton and to Mr. Wilford, who has a new train, new technology and a game plan that keeps everyone guessing. While Layton battles Wilford for the soul of Snowpiercer, Melanie leads the charge on a shocking new discovery that could change the fate of humanity.

Based on the critically acclaimed graphic novel series and the film from Academy Award®winner Bong Joon Ho (“Parasite”), “Snowpiercer” season two stars Academy Award winner Jennifer Connelly (“A Beautiful Mind”), Grammy® and Tony Award® winner Daveed Diggs (“Hamilton,” “Black-ish”) Sean Bean, Rowan Blanchard, Emmy®nominee Alison Wright (“The Americans”), Mickey Sumner (“Frances Ha,” “Battle of the Sexes”), Iddo Goldberg (“Peaky Blinders,” “The Zookeeper's Wife”), Katie McGuinness (Dirty Filthy Love”), Tony Award winner and Grammy nominee Lena Hall (“Hedwig and the Angry Inch”), Annalise Basso (“Bedtime Stories”), Sam Otto (“Jellyfish”), Roberto Urbina (Narcos”), Sheila Vand (“Argo”) and Steven Ogg (“The Walking Dead”.  

The series is executive produced by Graeme Manson, Marty Adelstein and Becky Clements, Matthew O’Connor, Christoph Schrewe Ben Rosenblatt and Scott Derrickson, and the original film’s producers, including Bong Joon Ho, Miky Lee, Jinnie Choi, Park Chan-wook, Lee Tae-hun and Dooho Choi. The show is produced by Tomorrow Studios, along with CJ Entertainment. ITV Studios handles international distribution.  
 
Snowpiercer has been picked up for a fourth season with season three set to premiere on TNT early next year. 

DIGITAL
Snowpiercer is available to own on Digital. Digital allows consumers to instantly stream and download all episodes to watch anywhere and anytime on their favorite devices. Digital is available from various retailers including iTunes, Amazon Video, Google Play, Vudu, PlayStation, Xbox and others. A Digital Code is also included in the U.S. with the purchase of specially marked Blu-ray discs for redemption and cloud storage.
 
BONUS FEATURES
  •  The Great Engineer: Bringing the Mysterious Mr. Wilford Aboard – Go behind-the-scenes with the cast for an in-depth exploration of the god-like Mr. Wilford as brought to life by Sean Bean.
  • Season 2 Overview – An exciting and exclusive look at the second season with the cast.
  • Behind The Character: Mr. Wilford – The cast discusses the mythical character of Mr. Wilford played by Sean Bean.
  • Season 2 Roundtable – Take a seat with the cast and crew as they have a round table discussion about the show’s characters and story.
  • Daveed Diggs Season 1 Recap – The exciting first season of Snowpiercer is recapped through the POV of its main character Layton (Daveed Diggs).

10 Episodes
  1. The Time of Two Engines
  2. Smolder to Life
  3. A Great Odyssey
  4. A Single Trade
  5. Keep Hope Alive
  6. Many Miles from Snowpiercer
  7. Our Answer for Everything
  8. The Eternal Engineer
  9. The Show Must Go On
  10. Into the White

BASICS
Street Date: November 9, 2021
Order Due Date: September 28, 2021
BD and DVD Presented in 16x9 widescreen format
Running Time: Feature: Approx. 457 min
Enhanced Content: Approx. 21 min