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All right, first up today we’ve got some new title announcements for you...
Paramount has set Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away for Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray and DVD release on 3/12. The studio will also release Not Fade Away on Blu-ray and DVD on 4/30.
Disney will release a Shanghai Noon: 2-Movie Collection on Blu-ray on 5/7, due to include Shanghai Noon and Shanghai Knights.
Lionsgate will release Mighty Fine on DVD on 5/7. They also have Dark Feed coming on DVD on 3/19.
MPI/Dark Sky Films will release Stitches on Blu-ray and DVD on 4/2. MPI will also release The Return of the Beverly Hillbillies on DVD on 3/12, followed by The Big Picture on Blu-ray and DVD on 3/19.
Shout! Factory has set The Aquabats! Super Show! Season One! for DVD release on 5/21.
Timeless Media Group will release A Haunting: The 2012 Season on DVD on 4/23.
Inception Media Group will release The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp: The Complete Season Two and Pressed on DVD on 3/12, followed by The Hunt for Bin Laden on DVD on 3/19.
Indomina Releasing will release Holy Motors on Blu-ray and DVD on 2/26.
Acorn Media will release Foyle’s War: The Complete Home Front Files – Sets 1-6 on DVD on 3/12.
Well Go USA Entertainment has set Tormented for release on Blu-ray and DVD on 4/2, followed by Deadball on both formats on 4/9. The company also has A Simple Life coming on both formats on 2/26.
Comedy Central has set Kristen Schaal: Live at the Fillmore for DVD only release on 4/2.
Eagle Rock Entertainment has set Miles Davis with Quincy Jones and the Gil Evans Orchestra: Live at Montreux 1991 on Blu-ray and DVD on 3/19.
And finally, 20th Century Fox has set Parental Guidance for release on Blu-ray Combo and DVD on 3/26.
Also today, don’t forget that that this year’s Oscars are awarded this weekend in Los Angeles. The broadcast will be live on ABC on Sunday evening for those who may be interested. I guess I’m rooting for Argo to win Best Picture, but Lincoln could sneak in there too. We’ll see. Meh…
And before we go, we should let you all know that we’re getting in the awards season spirit here at The Digital Bits too. Yes, it’s almost time for The Bitsy Awards! On Monday, we’ll offer a rundown of our staff picks for the very best of Blu-ray in 2012, so be sure to check back then.
In the meantime, have a great weekend! Stay tuned...
- Bill Hunt