Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Blu-Ray/DVD Releases: Oct 16, 2112

Welcome back for this week's edition of the newest Blu-ray and DVD releases. I pick the titles that stand out as a whole, so you don't have to do the research. This week, my most anticipated title is Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdom. But that isn't the only one that might peak your interest.  Hit the jump for more releases!


-Special Features are for Blu-ray editions only-

Moonrise Kingdom (Blu/DVD)


Actors: Jared Gilman, Kara Hayward, Bruce Willis, Bill Murray, Tilda Swinton
Director: Wes Anderson
Writers: Wes Anderson, Roman Coppola
Producers: Eli Bush, Jeremy Dawson, Lila Yacoub, Molly Cooper, Octavia Peissel
Format: AC-3, Color, Dolby, Dubbed, Subtitled, Widescreen
Language: English
Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
Number of discs: 2
Rated: PG-13
Studio: Universal Studios
Run Time: 94 minutes


-Special Features-

  • A Look Inside Moonrise Kingdom 
  • Welcome to the Island of New Penzance 
  • Set Tour with Bill Murray




That's My Boy (Blu/DVD)


Actors: Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg
Format: AC-3, Dolby, Dubbed, Subtitled, Widescreen
Language: English
Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Region: All Regions
Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1
Number of discs: 1
Rated: R
Studio: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Run Time: 116 minutes


-Special Features-
  • Gag Reel 
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Who Are All These People?
  • Greetings from Cape Cod
  • Classy Rick's Bacon and Leggs
  • Previews: Additional Sony titles
  • UV Digital Copy


Chernobyl Diaries (Blu/DVD)


Actors: Jonathan Sadowski, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Jesse McCartney, Nathan Philips
Director: Brad Parker
Writers: Shane Van Dyke, Oren Peli
Producers: Brian Witten, Andrew A. Kosove, Allison Silver, Alison Cohen
Format: AC-3, Dolby, Full Screen, NTSC, Subtitled, Widescreen
Language: German (Dolby Digital 5.1), English (Dolby Digital 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 5.1), Spanish (Dolby Digital 5.1)
Subtitles: French, Spanish
Region: Region A/1
Aspect Ratio: 1.78:1
Number of discs: 2
Rated: R
Studio: Warner Home Video


-Special Features-

  • Alternate ending
  • Uri's Extreme Tours infomercial
  • Chernobyl Conspiracy viral video (also on DVD)
  • Deleted scene


The Funhouse: Collector's Edition (Blu)


Actors: Elizabeth Berridge, Shawn Carson, Jeanne Austin, Jack McDermott, Cooper Huckabee
Director: Tobe Hooper
Format: Anamorphic, NTSC, Widescreen
Language: English
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Number of discs: 1
Rated: R
Studio: Shout! Factory
Run Time: 96 minutes


-Special Features-

  • Audio Commentary
  • The Barker Speaks! An Interview with Actor Kevin Conway 
  • Something Wicked This Way Comes: An All-New Interview with Executive Producer Mark L. Lester
  • Carnival Music: An Interview with Composer John Beal 
  • Audio Interview with Actor William Finley
  • Deleted Scenes 
  • TV and Radio Spots
  • The Funhouse Trailer
  • Reversible Cover Art



Terror Train: Collector's Edition (Blu)


Actors: Jamie Lee Curtis, Ben Johnson, Hart Bochner
Director: Roger Spottiswoode
Format: Anamorphic, Color, NTSC, Widescreen
Language: English
Number of discs: 2
Rated: R
Studio: Shout! Factory
Run Time: 97 minutes


-Special Features-
  • Destination Death 
  • Riding the Rails 
  • All Aboard! 
  • Music for Murder 
  • Still Gallery 
  • Trailers 




A League of Their Own: 20th Anniversary Ed. (Blu)

Actors
: Tom Hanks, Geena Davis, Lori Pett, Madonna, Rosie O'Donnell, Jon Lovitz
Director: Penny Marshall
Format: AC-3, Dolby, Dubbed, Subtitled, Widescreen
Language: English
Subtitles: Danish, German, Norwegian, Spanish, Swedish
Region: All Regions
Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1
Number of discs: 1
Rated: PG
Studio: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Run Time: 128 minutes


-Special Features-
  • Audio Commentary
  • Deleted Scenes
  • "Nine Memorable Innings": Documentary
  • "This Used to Be My Playground": Music Video


Avatar 3D (Blu)

Actors: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Stephen Lang, Michelle Rodriguez
Director: James Cameron
Format: AC-3, Color, Dolby, DTS Surround Sound, Dubbed, Limited Edition, Subtitled, Widescreen
Language: English
Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Aspect Ratio: 1.77:1
Number of discs: 2
Rated: PG-13
Studio: 20th Century Fox
Run Time: 162 minutes


-Special Features-

None





Not a super exciting week, but hopefully there is something in there to tide you over until next week. As always, keep watching and be sure to check back next week for more Blu-ray and DVD releases!