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The Shawshank Redemption - 4K UHD
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‘The Shawshank Redemption’ Arrives on 4K Ultra HD and Digital September 14th

The Shawshank Redemption, which received seven Oscar® nominations, including Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Original Score and Best Screenplay, will be released on Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack and Digital on September 14, it was announced today by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment. Released in 1994, the film marked the feature directorial debut of its screenwriter, Frank Darabont. […]

Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory - 4K UHD
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‘Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory’ Turns 50 — Cast Members Unite To Celebrate The Iconic Film!

On June 30, 2021, the beloved family film Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory celebrates its 50th anniversary.  Peter Ostrum (“Charlie Bucket”), Paris Themmen (“Mike Teevee”), Julie Dawn Cole (“Veruca Salt”) and Michael Bollner (“Augustus Gloop”) recently sat down together to reflect on 50 years of the perennial family classic. Originally released on June 30, 1971, directed […]

Boyz n the Hood 30th Anniversary
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‘Boyz in the Hood’ Returning To Theaters In Celebration of The Iconic Film’s 30th Anniversary

Fathom Events, Turner Classic Movies and Sony Pictures are bringing one of the most iconic films of the 90s, Boyz in the Hood, back to select cinemas nationwide for a special limited engagement, which includes exclusive insights from TCM. John Singleton made his debut with this gritty coming-of-age story that earned him Academy Award® nominations […]

Stanley Kubrick's Full Metal Jacket 4K UHD
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FULL METAL JACKET: Stanley Kubrick Classic To Receive 4K UHD Release In September!

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has announced that Full Metal Jacket, Stanley Kubrick’s acclaimed 1987 Vietnam War masterpiece, will be released on Ultra HD Blu-ray and Digital on September 22nd, 2020.  Based on Gustav Hasford’s 1979 novel “The Short-Timers,” Full Metal Jacket was produced and directed by Kubrick from a screenplay by Kubrick, Michael Herr and Hasford. The film stars […]

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Wizard World To Ring In 35th Anniversary of ‘Ghostbusters’ With ‘Ghostbusters Fan Fest’ — Tickets On Sale Now!

Are you troubled by strange noises in the middle of the night? Do you experience feelings of dread in your basement or attic? Have you or your family ever seen a spook, specter or ghost? Well, if you have, Ghostbusters fans, get ready for mass hysteria! Tickets go on sale today for the first-ever Ghostbusters […]

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‘When Harry Met Sally…’ 30th Anniversary Collector’s Edition Blu-ray Arrives January 8th!

In celebration of the film’s 30th anniversary, Shout Select will release the seminal romantic comedy When Harry Met Sally… in a collector’s edition Blu-ray set on January 8th, 2019. This release features a new transfer restored from a 4K scan of the original camera negative, and comes packed with bonus features, including new interviews with […]

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‘Rudy’ Returns To Theaters In Celebration of The Iconic Film’s 25th Anniversary!

He’s five-feet-nothin’, a hundred and nothin’ and barely has a speck of athletic ability, but Rudy Ruettiger still became a sports legend. As the 2018 football season begins, the film that introduced the world to “Rudy” will return to movie theaters nationwide for two days only on August 28 and September 2, in celebration of […]