Doctor Who: Fury From the Deep release details announced

The cover art and special features of the animated version of the missing Doctor Who adventure Fury From The Deep, releasing on DVD, Blu-Ray and Steelbook on 14th September 2020, have been revealed.

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Back To The Future Trilogy getting 35th Anniversary 4K BluRay release

Classic sci-fi film series Back to the Future is getting a very special 35th Anniversary Trilogy Limited Edition Gift Set featuring a collectible levitating Hoverboard replica! Join Marty McFly (Michael J. Fox), Doc Brown (Christopher Lloyd) and a time traveling DeLorean for the adventure of a lifetime as they travel to the past, present and future, setting off a time-shattering chain reaction that disrupts the space-time continuum! And for the first time – the three BTTF films are being released on 4K BluRay Steelbook as well as a standard BluRay version.best-buy-bttf-1230761 Continue reading

Psycho getting 60th Anniversary 4K BluRay steelbook release

Alfred Hitchcock’s seminal 1960 horror film Psycho is getting a special 60th Anniversary release. It is available as BluRay and for the first time a very special 4K UHD SteelBook BluRay.

One of the most shocking films of all time, Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho changed the thriller genre forever. After its original release in 1960, the film was censored for decades… until now. Join the Master of Suspense on a chilling journey as an unsuspecting victim (Janet Leigh) visits the Bates Motel and falls prey to one of cinema’s most notorious psychopaths – Norman Bates (Anthony Perkins). Featuring one of the most iconic scenes in film history – the famous “shower scene,” Psycho is “still terrifying after all these years” (Leonard Maltin’s Classic Movie Guide).
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Ferris Bueller’s Day Off blu-ray steelbook releasing July 6th

Classic John Hughes comedy Ferris Bueller’s Day Off is getting a BluRay Steelbook release.

High-schooler Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick), his girlfriend Sloane (Mia Sara), and his best bud Cameron (Alan Ruck) are off on the spontaneous romp through Chicago known as’ Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.’ You’ll also enjoy righteous bonus materials that give you an insider’s peek at this hilarious comedy hit from John Hughes (Breakfast Club, Planes, Trains & Automobiles, Sixteen Candles). So, barf up a lung, forge a “sick note” from the parents, and tag along on the funniest adventure to ever sweep through the Windy City. What are you still doing here? Save Ferris!

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Eleventh Doctor’s second series being released on new steelbook Blu-ray

Good news for fans on Matt Smith’s Eleventh Doctor! Series Six will be released on a special edition Blu-Ray Steelbook on Monday 10th August 2020, featuring new and exclusive artwork.

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Paramount ‘Friday the 13th’ 40th Anniversary Steelbook Delayed

As previously reported Paramount is celebrating the 40th anniversary of Friday the 13th this year with a re-release in the form of a Limited Edition Steelbook Blu-ray + Digital, which had originally been set for release on May 5th, 2020.

Unfortunately the release has just been slightly extended over a month to June 16th, 2020.


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Paramount Releasing ‘Friday the 13th’ 40th Anniversary Steelbook

Friday the 13th will be celebrating it’s 40th anniversary this may.

Sadly no new movies under the Friday the 13th umbrella can be made until the current legal situation is resolved, however that doesn’t mean Paramount isn’t celebrating the 40th anniversary of this iconic slasher franchise starter.

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The Eleventh Doctor’s first series has been released as Blu-ray steelbook

Prepare to shout Geronimo! The Blu-ray steelbook of Series Five has been released today (Monday 10th February 2020), featuring new and exclusive artwork.

Series Five welcomed the arrival of Matt Smith as the Eleventh Doctor and Karen Gillan as his new friend, Amy Pond. Continue reading

Objects of Desire: Special Edition Horror Blu-Rays – Part Two

Horror Month – June 2015

Loved by horror geeks universally; a special edition DVD or Blu-Ray release. The appeal comes equally from the packing, presentation, special features & promotional items that are included with the set. These range from well designed standard jewel cases all the way to through to full-blown promotional sets.  Here I examine a few such sets from my own collection and elsewhere.


Texas Chain Saw Massacre: 40th Anniversary Black Maria [Blu-ray] – Region A

 

 To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the films release Dark Sky Films proudly presents THE TEXAS CHAIN SAW MASSACRE in an all-new 4k digital transfer and with a newly created 7.1 surround sound mix supervised by Tobe Hooper. Get ready to experience fear in a whole new way. Continue reading

Blu-Ray Review: Day of the Dead (1985) Steel-book

Day of the Dead is widely regarded as the third installment in George A. Romero‘s seminal zombie series; following Night of the Living Dead (1968) & Dawn of the Dead (1978).

IMG_1944 IMG_1945This Limited Edition Steel-book release from Arrow Films Video is a re-hash of their 25th Anniversary edition Blu-Ray release; the special features included here are the same.

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