My Two Cents

This is just a quick Super Bowl Sunday post here to bring you news that Best Buy is now running ads that reveal the street date for Disney and Lucasfilm’s Star Wars: The Last Jedi on Blu-ray, DVD, and 4K Ultra HD. The date is 3/27, just as we’ve said here at The Bits for weeks now. It seems reasonable to assume that the official announcement by the studio is close, so stay tuned.

Thanks to Bits reader Bryan Pistole for the art. Continue on below the break to see it for yourself. [Read on here…]

Published in My Two Cents

Criterion has just announced their February release slate and it includes great filmmakers and films, both new and old.  Starting on 2/4, you’ll get a BD/DVD Dual Format updating of François Truffaut’s Jules and Jim (Cat #281).  On 2/11, Abdellatif Kechiche’s Blue Is the Warmest color arrives in separate Blu-ray and DVD versions (Cat #695).  This film was a bit of a sensation at this year’s Cannes Film Festival (winning the Palme d’Or), and this is its debut release on home video in the States, thus the separate SKUs.  However, Criterion says that a true BD/DVD Dual Format special edition is coming at a later date.  Moving on, 2/18 will see Alfred Hitchcock’s Foreign Correspondent (Cat #696) as a Dual Format release along with Wes Anderson’s animated Fantastic Mr. Fox (Cat #700).  Finally, Jean-Luc Goddard’s Breathless (Cat #408), Steven Soderbergh’s King of the Hill (Cat #698) and Roman Polanski’s Tess (Cat #697) will all street on 2/25 as Dual Format releases. [Read on here…]

Published in My Two Cents

Contact Bill Hunt

Please type your full name.
Invalid email address.
Please send us a message.
Invalid Input
Loading...

Bits Latest Tweets

Bits #BD Review – Dennis Seuling takes a look at Peter Berg's Mile 22 on #Bluray from @UniversalPics. #action #espionage @BillHuntBits thedigitalbits.com/item/mile-22-2…
Bits #BD Review – Dennis Seuling spins Alpha on #Bluray from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment #adventure @BillHuntBits thedigitalbits.com/item/alpha-201…
Today on The Bits – A Star Is Born, Hunter Killer, Crimes of Grindelwald, new Alien book, Peter Jackson early films & more thedigitalbits.com/columns/my-two…