Also here at the site today, we’ve updated the Release Dates & Artwork section with all the latest Blu-ray, DVD, and 4K Ultra HD cover artwork and Amazon.com pre-order links. As always, whenever you order literally anything from Amazon after clicking through to them from our links, you’re helping to support our work here at The Bits and we really do appreciate it very much.
Now then... in news today, not only is Warner’s 2001: A Space Odyssey 4K Ultra HD available for pre-order on Amazon.com (click here), the newly-remastered Blu-ray is now available for pre-order as well (click here). Both street on 10/30.
Also, Kino Lorber has announced the 9/18 Blu-ray and DVD release of Cabin Boy, directed by Adam Resnick and starring Chris Elliot of David Letterman fame.
By the way, Kino also still has their amazing 50-70% off sale going on over at their website (click here for that). It ends tonight at Midnight, so act fast.
Finally, Lionsgate and AMC have announced the Blu-ray and DVD release of The Walking Dead: The Complete Eighth Season for 8/21. Extras will include audio commentary on three episodes (803, 804, and 816, respectively), along with 3 featurettes (Carl Grimes: Leaving a Legacy, In Memoriam, and The Price of War).
Here’s a look at the cover artwork for both versions of 2001 and also The Walking Dead…
All right, I have to run and get that Ghost Protocol review finished. Watch for it tonight and check back tomorrow for more news. Stay tuned!
- Bill Hunt