DVD/BD Picks

Justin Bieber “Never Say Never” director’s cut coming to Target

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: A director’s cut of Justin Bieber’s concert film “Never Say Never” is coming to town later this month, and you are going to have to head to a neighborhood Target to grab it. A feature-laden two-disc DVD with a digital copy will be made available on[...]

Say hello to “Scarface,” coming back to a theater near you

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Say hello to your little friend! In celebration of SCARFACE on Blu-ray, Universal Studios Home Entertainment and NCM Fathom will present a special screening of the film at more than 475 movie theatres nationwide for one night only on Wednesday, August 31, at 7:30 p.m. local[...]

“Harry Potter” DVD and Blu-ray details from Draco, himself

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Tom Felton may have been promoting his next picture, “Rise of the Planet of the Apes,” over the weekend but he couldn’t stop dropping details about his last franchise … a little something called “Harry Potter.” While speaking to press on the “Apes” red carpet, Felton[...]

“Star Wars” teases Blu-ray deleted scenes

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It wouldn’t be San Diego Comic-Con without some news from George Lucas and his cherished “Star Wars” galaxy. Though we’re still weeks away from the launch of Lucas’s two trilogies on Blu-ray for the first time, Fox Home Entertainment used the opportunity to tease fans in[...]

“X-Men” teaser trailer announced DVD release date

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Hot on the heels that Matthew Vaughn’s summer hit “X-Men: First Class” would be available on Blu-ray and DVD on Sept. 9, Fox Home Entertainment has released a special teaser trailer for the home video release. For the most part, it is a mega-mix tape of[...]

Star Wars Blu-ray early access App now available

By G. Clay Whittaker Hollywoodnews.com: “Star Wars: The Complete Saga” will be available on Blu-ray in stores Sept. 16, right in time for some back-to-school marathons and end-of-summer drinking games. But if you can’t even wait that long, this treat for iDevice owners will make for hours of entertainment. As[...]

“Bridesmaids” coming to Blu-ray, DVD on Sept. 20

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It has been one of the biggest surprises of Summer 2011 … a smash-hit comedy from our of left field that outperformed expectations and turned its leading lady into a bona-fide star. We’re talking, of course, about Kristen Wiig and “Bridesmaids,” which just announced a Blu-ray[...]

“X-Men: First Class” Blu-ray date and details

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: In a summer movie season chocked full of superhero efforts – from “Green Lantern” to “Thor” – it’s Matthew Vaughn’s “X-Men: First Class” that I’m most looking forward to seeing on Blu-ray. Sounds like Sept. 9 will be my lucky day. CraveOnline is reporting that 20th[...]

“Jurassic Park” trilogy coming to Blu-ray in October

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Steve Spielberg’s catalogue continues to inch into Blu-ray. Earlier this summer, the filmmaker revealed plans for a “Jaws” Blu-ray edition, and now plans are underway to bring yet another of his blockbusters to the hi-def format. The “Jurassic Park” trilogy will make its way to Blu-ray[...]

“Ultimate” Harry Potter Blu-rays for “Phoenix” and “Half-Blood” on the way

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We continue to prepare for the eighth and final chapter of the “Harry Potter” series. As the second part of “The Deathly Hallows” reaches theaters, Warner gets fans ready with “Ultimate” editions of “The Order of the Phoenix” and “The Half-Blood Prince” on Blu-ray and DVD[...]