Alien (1979), 40th Anniversary Edition coming to UHD (4K) Blu-ray, 1 April 2019 (yes I know what day that is). NOTE: The April 1st release date is for the UK version. TDB noted that a U.S. release may follow a week or so later. http://thedigitalbits.com/columns/my-two-cents/011419-1100
Portrait Displays has announced the CalMAN PatternGen, an built-in video test pattern generator for the 2019 CES-launched Panasonic GZ2000 OLED TV, which we covered last week on here. CalMAN PatternGen is a pattern generator built into the 2019 Panasonic GZ2000 OLED TV and accessed with CalMAN color calibration software. It […]
BenQ has announced the availability of its HT8060 and HT9060 CinePro 4K UHD HDR home cinema projectors for $7,999 and $8,999, respectively. The company says that the new light engine technology – including CinematicColor and its latest DLP chipset – combine to make the projectors the industry’s first sub-$10K installation […]
LG has launched a limited-time promotion on its LG OLED 4K Ultra HD TVs to the “lowest price ever” for an LG OLED TV now through February 2nd at LG-authorized retailers in the US. This Black Friday-type promotion is being pushed just in time for the major upcoming sporting events […]
During the 1960’s, when cinema was undergoing a change in dynamics, one of its leading stars – Marlon Brando – was stuck in a bit of a rut. For much of the decade, he appeared in movies that weren’t really well received by either critics or audiences, although some of […]
National Lampoon had a hit on their hands with Animal House and it would take four years before they brought another film to the big screen with Class Reunion, a film largely reviled by critics and ignored by movie goers. This isn’t a good movie, but for those of us […]
I’ve heard that this is supposedly coming from Shout, and includes THE BLACK CAT(1934), THE RAVEN(1935), THE INVISIBLE RAY(1936), and BLACK FRIDAY(1940). Can anyone confirm this?
Van Heflin leads a wonderful ensemble cast in 1954’s Black Widow, where he plays a Broadway producer who becomes ensnared in a murder case when an aspiring 20-year-old writer is found dead in his apartment. Filled with mystery, style, and red herrings, Black Widow makes for a fun night at […]
Scream queen Jamie Lee Curtis returns to her most famous role as Laurie Strode in the 10th sequel to Halloween(1978), which succeeds in its effort to create retroactive continuity ignoring the other 9 sequels.
Where to find the Best Deals on Movies & TV Shows on 4k/UHD, Blu-ray and DVD… The Features – Notorious – 1946 – Halloween – 2018 – The Old Man and the Gun – 2018 – Goose Bumps 2 – 2018 The Prices […]
It finally seems that the up to now ignored Universal library of 70s-90s films are getting some respect with no fewer than 5 boutique labels striking up licensing deals. Below is a list of 70s films either never released on video in any form, ONLY REACHED VHS or never made […]
Although the company has made assertions in the past that the product was on the way – which we’ve also covered here – LG has finally introduced the world’s first rollable OLED TV at CES this week. The LG SIGNATURE OLED TV R (model 65R9) has achieved this rollable function […]
Samsung announced this week that it will offer iTunes Movies and TV Shows – as well as Apple AirPlay 2 support – on 2019 Samsung Smart TV models beginning this spring. Support on 2018 Samsung Smart TVs will be made available via firmware update. A new iTunes Movies and TV […]
VIZIO has announced its 2019 audio lineup, including the 36″ 5.1.4 and 36″ 3.1.2 Home Theater Sound Systems with Dolby Atmos. Both the 5.1.4 and 3.1.2 configurations have discreet upward-firing speakers that will deliver up to 10 channels of immersive sound. The 2019 collection also features a 20″ 2.0 Sound […]
Free spirit Kate (Christina Raines) has just left her domineering husband and fallen for an out of work musician, Sam (Cliff DeYoung). At 20 she learns she is pregnant and going to die, soon, of Osteosarcoma. Rather than lose her leg, she chooses to live life on her own terms, […]
LG gets first blood with HDMI 2.1 and an 88″ 8K http://www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2019/1/3/18166498/lg-2019-tv-hdmi-2-1-8k-alexa-google-assistant-thinq