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Coppola's Twixt, South Park: S16, Community: S4, Friday the 13th BD update & more!

June 24, 2013 - 3:44 pm   |   By 

All right, let’s get the new week started…

First of all, Jeff Kleist has turned in a review of Shout! Factory’s terrific new Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids: The Complete Series DVD box set, which arrives in stores tomorrow.  If you’re a fan of the series, it’s well worth your time and money.  Enjoy the review!

Also today, 20th Century Fox has set Francis Ford Coppola’s Twixt for release on Blu-ray and DVD on 7/23.  Extras will include Twixt: A Documentary by Gia Coppola.

In other release news, Paramount and Comedy Central have just set South Park: The Complete Sixteenth Season for Blu-ray and DVD release on 9/24.  All 14 episodes will be included, along with mini-commentaries by Trey Parker and Matt Stone on each episode and deleted scenes.

Sony has set Community: The Complete Fourth Season for DVD only release on 8/6.  Extras will include cast and crew commentary on every episode, outtakes, deleted and extended scenes, and 2 featurettes (Inspector Spacetime: Inspection and Adventures in Advanced Puppetry).

Anchor Bay Entertainment and RADiUS-TWC have set Aftershock for release on Blu-ray and DVD on 8/6.

Warner Home Video has set The Mentalist: The Complete Fifth Season for DVD only release on 9/17.

Drafthouse Films has set director Kim Ki-Duk’s Pieta for release on Blu-ray and DVD on 7/23 (SRP $29.97 and $27.97).  Extras will include audio commentary, multiple behind-the-scenes featurettes, a booklet and more.

And Well Go USA Entertainment has set Floating City for release on Blu-ray and DVD on 8/20.

By the way, we’ve officially confirmed with Warner Home Video that when the Friday the 13th: The Complete Collection Blu-ray box set streets on 9/13, it will include both 2D and anaglyph 3D versions of Friday the 13th, Part III, and the set will come with 2 pairs of anaglyph 3D glasses.

Here’s a look at the cover artwork for Fox’s Twixt and Paramount’s South Park: The Complete Sixteenth Season on BD, and Sony’s Community: The Complete Fourth Season on DVD…

Twixt (Blu-ray Disc)    South Park: The Complete Sixteenth Season (Blu-ray Disc)    Community: The Complete Fourth Season (DVD)

Stay tuned...

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