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Meanwhile, our own Joe Marchese has checked in with a look at Kino’s recent Ain’t in It for My Health: A Film About Levon Helm documentary on Blu-ray.
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In announcement news, Starz and Anchor Bay have set The White Queen for Blu-ray and DVD release on 2/4/14 (SRP $59.99 and $49.98). All 10 episodes will be included, with 11 featurettes (The Making of The White Queen, Series Overview, Book to Series, The History Behind The White Queen, The White Queen: Set Tour, Queen Elizabeth, The King, The Heir Apparent, Woman in a Man’s World, Conjuring Up the Queen – Magic and Dressing the Queen – Wardrobe).
Paramount has set the Slamdance comedy Ghost Team One for Blu-ray and DVD on 12/17.
Lionsgate is releasing a Buffalo 66: 15th Anniversary Edition on Blu-ray on 1/14/14 (SRP $14.98), along with The Spectacular Now on Blu-ray that same day (SRP $24.99). Lionsgate also has The Universe in 3D: A Whole New Dimension coming on Blu-ray 3D on 1/14, followed by Richard the Lionheart on DVD only on 1/21.
Scream Factory and Timeless Media have set a Blu-ray double feature of The Cassandra Crossing and The Domino Principle for release on 1/7 (SRP $24.99).
And 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment has officially announced the 1/7 Blu-ray and DVD release of Legit: The Complete First Season and Archer: The Complete Fourth Season. Legit will include commentary on all the episodes with Jim Jefferies, Peter O’Fallon and Dan Bakkedahl, deleted scenes, a gag reel, 2 featurettes (Jim Jefferies’ Journey and Rodney Autotune) and a director’s cut of the pilot episode. Archer will include 2 features (Fisherman’s Daughter and Archer Live!).
Here’s a look at the Blu-ray Disc cover artwork for Fox’s Archer: The Complete Fourth Season, Sony’s I’m So Excited (1/7) and Anchor Bay’s The White Queen…
- Bill Hunt