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“Tron” and its sequel coming to DVD and Blu-ray in April

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Disney announced an April 5 release date for the DVDs of both “Tron” and its recent, long-in-the-making sequel, “Tron: Legacy.” EW.com reports that the “Tron” release will mark “the first time [the film] will be seen in stores since the 20th anniversary collector’s edition was released[...]

This Week In Movies with Pete Hammond

By Pete Hammond hollywoodnews.com: For the first time two 3D movies opened against each other on the same weekend grabbing a combined total of an estimated $60 million at the box office just one week after the debut of another 3D family epic, The Chronicles Of Narnia: Voyage of the[...]

“TRON: Legacy” launches 10-week publicity push with virtual goodies

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: With 10 weeks to go before Disney revisits Flynn’s Arcade as part of “TRON: Legacy,” the studio has announced a unique, lengthy publicity push aimed at rewarding film fans and drumming up awareness for this high-tech sequel. In “TRON: Legacy,” directed by Joseph Kosinski, young Sam[...]

‘Tron’ gets an afterlife on TV

HollywoodNews.com: There is no ‘game over’ in “Tron’s” future. Disney is planning to shepherd the franchise after its sequel to the 1982 film, “Tron: Legacy” has left theaters. The film is due out on December 17. Bleeding Cool reports that there will be an animated “Tron” series in 2011 on[...]

Daft Punk’s “Tron: Legacy” score finds its way online

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Cinema score mavens are going to get a kick out of this one … at least while it lasts. A YouTube user who goes by the name of alexdaft26 has uploaded the entire “Tron: Legacy” soundtrack, allowing “Tron” and Daft Punk fans to get a sense[...]

“Tron” director tells Comic-Con original could be re-released in 3-D

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Exciting “Tron” news out of Comic-Con this afternoon. The original “Tron” will be coming back to theaters in conjunction with the December release of its sequel, “Tron: Legacy.” And according to director Joseph Kosinski, the original might be reformatted for 3-D. “I think you can expect[...]

7 Minutes of Mortal Combat footage hit online

HollywoodNews.com: A new Mortal Kombat movie is listed on IMDB to release sometime in 2013, which is quite some time from now. However, seven minutes of footage from what appears to be the new movie has surfaced online. The clip features Michael Jai White as Jax, a fight scene featuring[...]

Dangerously awesome swag offers clues about ‘Tron: Legacy’

BY TODD GILCHRIST Following the successful screening in 2008 of test footage for a potential Tron sequel, Walt Disney Studios slowly but effectively launched a campaign to promote Tron: Legacy, a follow-up some 28 years in the making. Initially this involved short clips and images – typical promotional material –[...]