The big news today is that Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has set 12 Strong for release on Blu-ray Combo and DVD on 5/1, with the Digital release expected on 4/10. Extras on the Blu-ray will include a pair of featurettes (12 Strong: The Making of an Impossible Mission and Monumental Effort: Building America’s Response Monument). It does not appear that a 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray release is forthcoming, though the studio notes that the film will be available digitally in 4K on 4/10.

Also good news: Universal Studios Home Entertainment and GKids are releasing the anime Mary and the Witch’s Flower on Blu-ray and DVD on 5/1. The film was directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi (The Secret World of Arrietty and When Marnie Was There), formerly of Studio Ghibli. Extras will include the Film Completion Press Conference, a Theatrical Promotional Movie, an interview with the filmmakers, the NTV special Creating Mary and the Witches Flower, and A Special Conversation... Sekai No Owari: Hiromasa Yonebayashi and Yoshaiki Nishimura. [Read on here...]

Published in My Two Cents

Bits Latest Tweets

The Digital Bits
Oh HELL yeah! #TexAvery #animation is coming to #Bluray at long last from @WarnerArchive! @BillHuntBits #FilmTwitter!
The Digital Bits
Bits #BD Review – @timsalmons spins the little-known #Italian #horror film Werewolf in a Girls' Dormitory—new to #Bluray from @SeverinFilms. @BillHuntBits #Werewolf thedigitalbits.com/item/werewolf-…
The Digital Bits
Bits #BD Review – Dennis checks out Fritz Lang's 1950 crime #noir House by the River—new to #Bluray from @KLStudioClassic. @BillHuntBits #FilmNoir #drama thedigitalbits.com/item/house-by-…