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Watch asteroid flyby live NOW, plus Friday the 13th BD box, Arthur C. Clarke & Fernando Di Leo: Vol. 2

May 31, 2013 - 1:43 pm   |   by
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Okay… real quick update today to close out the week…

First, totally not BD-related but if you click on over to the SLOOH Space Camera website in the next 30 minutes or so, you can watch a 1.7 mile wide asteroid fly safely by the Earth LIVE via streaming webcast.  Pretty cool.

Also today, the folks over at the Dread Central website have sleuthed out some cool news for you horror film fans, specifically the likelihood that Warner Home Video may be getting ready to release a complete Blu-ray box set of Paramount’s Friday the 13th films in time for the holidays!  More here.

Meanwhile, Warner Home Video has set House Party: Tonight’s the Night for DVD only release on 7/23.

Image Entertainment has set Venus and Vegas for Blu-ray and DVD release on 6/25.

Image has also set Combat!: The Complete Third Season for DVD release on 6/4.

Visual Entertainment, Inc has set Arthur C. Clarke: The Complete Collection for DVD only release on 7/9, including three complete documentary series (52 episodes in all) – Mysterious World (1980), World of Strange Powers (1985) and Mysterious Universe (1995).

And Raro Video has set Fernando Di Leo’s The Italian Crime Collection – Volume 2 box set for Blu-ray and DVD release on 6/25 (SRP $49.98 and $39.98), including the films Shoot First, Die Later, Kidnap Syndicate and Naked Violence as well as a host of extras.

Back Monday!  Stay tuned…

- Bill Hunt


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