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EAGLE EYE, GHOST TOWN and DEATH RACE debut on DVD and Blu-ray this holiday week, along with RESIDENT EVIL: DEGENERATION and more.
GHOST TOWN on DVD And Blu-ray December 28
DVD and Blu-ray sales for THE DARK KNIGHT have broken records this week with 1.7 million Blu-ray discs sold and more than 13.5 million total DVDs and Blu-ray discs sold so far worldwide.
Global sales include U.S., U.K., Canada, Japan, Benelux and Australia and consist of consumer sales and rental sales in one week. More than one million Blu-ray discs were sold in the U.S. alone.
THE MUMMY: TOMB OF THE DRAGON EMPEROR and MAMMA MIA! make their DVD/Blu-ray debut, plus two volumes of POWER RANGERS JUNGLE FURY, TRANSFORMERS ENERGON Ultimate Collection on DVD and DEATH PROOF and PLANET TERROR on Blu-ray.
THE MUMMY: TOMB OF THE DRAGON EMPEROR On DVD And Blu-ray
THE DARK KNIGHT, DR. SEUSS' HORTON HEARS A WHO! and the fourth season of LOST arrive on DVD and Blu-ray, plus Oscar-winning Best Animated Short PETER & THE WOLF makes its U.S. DVD debut, and more.
THE DARK KNIGHT On DVD And Blu-ray
PRINCE CASPIAN, WANTED and X-FILES hit DVD and Blu-ray, plus the special edition of THE DAY THE EARTH STOOD STILL (1951) comes out on DVD/Blu-ray and the first 3-D animated film made especially for 3-D, FLY ME TO THE MOON, comes out on DVD.
THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: PRINCE CASPIAN On DVD And Blu-ray
HANCOCK, MEET DAVE and SPACE CHIMPS arrive on DVD/Blu-ray, plus THE KINGDOM and SUPERMAN: DOOMSDAY make their Blu-ray debut.
HANCOCK On DVD And Blu-ray
Academy Award nominee Will Smith (Best Actor, THE PURSUIT OF HAPPYNESS, 2006) stars in this action-packed comedy as Hancock, a sarcastic, hard-living and misunderstood superhero who has fallen out of favor with the public.
TROPIC THUNDER On DVD And Blu-ray
Ben Stiller, Jack Black and Robert Downey Jr. lead an ensemble cast in TROPIC THUNDER, an action comedy about a group of self-absorbed actors who set out to make the most expensive war film, now on DVD and Blu-ray from Paramount Home Ent. After ballooning costs force the studio to cancel the movie, the frustrated director refuses to stop shooting, leading his cast into the jungles of Southeast Asia, where they encounter real bad guys.
HELLBOY II: THE GOLDEN ARMY On DVD And Blu-ray
The roughest, toughest, most unlikely hero of all is back in HELLBOY II: THE GOLDEN ARMY, available in 3-disc special edition DVD and 2-disc Blu-ray on November 11, 2008 from Universal Studios Home Ent.
JOURNEY TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH on Blu-ray and DVD, a new Tinker Bell adventure from Disney on Blu-ray and DVD, plus MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000 celebrates 20 years and THE POLAR EXPRESS is re-released in 3-D on Blu-ray and DVD.
JOURNEY TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH on DVD and Blu-ray
THE INCREDIBLE HULK debuts on DVD and Blu-ray, plus a three-disc DVD/Blu-ray edition of CASINO ROYALE, the Blu-ray release of SWEENEY TODD, plus two volumes of classic LOONEY TUNES cartoons and more.
THE INCREDIBLE HULK On DVD And Blu-ray
The film that taught the world to "Wish Upon a Star" shines brighter than ever when Walt Disney's original classic, PINOCCHIO: 70th Anniversary Platinum Edition is released from the Disney vault on March 10, 2009. Available for the first time in high-definition and 2-Disc DVD, PINOCCHIO is brilliantly restored with enhanced picture and sound unlike anything you've ever seen or heard before. This classic story of magic, adventure and loyalty will be available for a limited time only and comes loaded with bonus features that unlock the doors to the magical world of PINOCCHIO.
Amazon.com has started taking pre-orders for THE DARK KNIGHT, due on DVD and Blu-ray on December 9 (via COMINGSOON.net).
The restored SLEEPING BEAUTY makes her debut on Blu-ray and DVD, with the day-in-date releases of YOU DON'T MESS WITH THE ZOHAN and THE HAPPENING, along with Ray Harryhausen gift sets, a SOUTH PARK special edition featuring Cartman and more.
SLEEPING BEAUTY 50th Anniversary Platinum Edition On DVD And Blu-ray
To coincide with the Blu-ray release of YOU DON'T MESS WITH THE ZOHAN, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment announced the October 7 U.S. launch of the Sony Pictures Blu-ray Club. The new loyalty program rewards consumers for purchasing BD-Live enabled Sony Blu-ray movies.
By accumulating points, members become eligible to earn Sony products and prizes and become a part of the greater Sony Rewards program.
Warner Bros. is offering Academy members the option to receive screeners in Blu-ray format instead of the traditional watermarked DVDs, per THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER.
The winner here, is Christopher Nolan's THE DARK KNIGHT, which is the rare summer mega-blockbuster to garner awards-season buzz as well and could benefit from a Blu-ray screener.
THE X-FILES: I WANT TO BELIEVE will be released on DVD and Blu-ray Disc on December 2, Twentieth Century Fox Home Ent's first release on BD-Live. THE X-FILES: I WANT TO BELIEVE Blu-ray release uses the format's Web-enhanced functionality with exclusive features, games, additional content and connectivity to other BD-Live users and X-FILES fans nationwide.
TRANSFORMERS debuts on Blu-ray, plus some Disney DVDs and Marvel animation on Blu-ray, all out on home video today.
TRANSFORMERS On Blu-ray
An official release from Disney is forthcoming, but THE DIGITAL BITS has more information on the November 18 DVD and Blu-ray release of animated hit WALL-E.
Universal Pictures International Ent. will release THE INCREDIBLE HULK on DVD and Blu-ray on October 13, marking the studio's first international day-and-date wide debut of a Blu-ray new release feature film.
The film will be released on DVD and Blu-ray in the U.S. on October 21.
From Marvel Studios, THE INCREDIBLE HULK, starring Edward Norton, Tim Roth and Liv Tyler has earned $250 million in worldwide box office. Bonus features on the Blu-ray will include the U-Control application and interactive features via BD-Live.
WALL-E will be released on DVD and Blu-ray from Walt Disney Studios Home Ent. on November 18, according to BLU-RAY.com.
Details are forthcoming, but the release will have BD-Live capability and will be a two-disc set. It will also contain a digital copy of the film via the "Disney File." FINDING NEMO was supposed to be released on Blu-ray with WALL-E, but it has been delayed until 2009. No word on what Pixar catalog title will replace it.
LG Electronics and Netflix announced plans for the first Blu-ray disc player that will have the added benefit of being able to instantly stream a growing library of movies and TV episodes from Netflix directly to the TV.
Available this fall, the LG BD300 Network Blu-ray Disc Player will play high definition Blu-ray discs, up-convert standard DVDs to 1080p and allow Netflix subscribers to instantly stream more than 12,000 choices of movies and TV episodes from Netflix to the TV for no additional charge.
Motion Theory recently worked with 180 LA on the new Sony VAIO 2008 campaign -- where technology and biology combine to evolve Sony products. FLYTRAP just launched this week and VINES launched in theaters during the release of THE DARK KNIGHT
Blu-ray editions of THE MUMMY, THE MUMMY RETURNS and THE SCORPION KING, plus more animated DVDs of TRANSFORMERS, TV FUNHOUSE and blackjack actioner 21, all on DVD and Blu-ray today.
THE EXORCISM OF EMILY ROSE On Blu-ray
VIDEO BUSINESS has confirmed that the Blu-ray and DVD releases of IRON MAN will be September 30.
Amazon.com is accepting pre-orders for the various editions, which include a two-disc special edition and single-disc DVD and the Blu-ray.
Paramount Home Ent. has not formally announced the home video release date.
Marvel Studios will pass out flash drives at their Comic-Con booth this week with a sneak-peek of the DVD.
As of this past weekend, IRON MAN has grossed more than $314 million at the box office since its May release.