Displaying items by tag: MythBusters

We’ve got still more release news to report today, though much if it we’ve already talked about here at The Bits. The point is, it’s all now official.

First up, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has just set four catalog titles for release on 4K Ultra HD (with Blu-ray and Digital Copy) on 9/1...

These include Richard Donner’s The Goonies (1985), Tim Burton’s Beetlejuice (1988), and Guy Ritchie’s Sherlock Holmes (2009) and Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011). All four were shot on film, so appear to have been mastered from new 4K scans of the original camera negatives (the two Sherlock Holmes titles were shot on film but finished as 2K DIs, so it’s possible new 4K DIs were built from scans of the camera neg and VFX film outs).

All four titles will include the previous Blu-ray extras. In addition, Beetlejuice will offer a new English Dolby Atmos sound mix. There’s no indication of Dolby Vision HDR in Warner’s press release, so assume HDR10 for the time being. Both The Goonies and Beetlejuice will also be available in new Deluxe 4K Giftsets exclusive to Amazon.com. [Read on here...]

Published in My Two Cents

Bits Latest Tweets

The Digital Bits
Bits #BD Review – @timsalmons checks out the latest #Bluray #boxset offering from @SeverinFilms – NASTY HABITS: THE NUNSPLOITATION COLLECTION, featuring 4 films new to #Bluray in the US and various bonus materials. @BillHuntBits thedigitalbits.com/item/nasty-hab…
RT @BillHuntBits: Today on The Bits (UPDATED) – Francis Ford Coppola’s The Godfather Trilogy on #4K #UltraHD: No Seriously, Here’s What You…
Surprise! New information suggests that @ParamountMovies's #4K Godfather SKUs are actually 5-disc and 9-disc sets (not 3-disc and 5-disc as we previously believed). We are attempting to confirm with the studio... stand by.