Upcoming Disney Catalog Title Details Revealed
Walt Disney Home Entertainment has revealed further details about five of its upcoming catalog titles: Tarzan (1999), Hercules (1997), Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971), The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad (1949), and Mickey, Donald, Goofy: The Three Musketeers (2004). All five Blu-ray releases street on August 12th.
The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad is like the greatest thing ever! :D
I lacked vigilance and neglected to notice that Arrow released Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins in the UK yesterday!
Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins... [Blu-ray]
However, I did order upon discovery today.
Lest I forget, pre-ordering two Blu-rays for next week: Scanners (Criterion!) and Under the Skin
Young Frankenstein 40th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment has revealed that it will release 40th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray edition of Mel Brooks' cult comedy Young Frankenstein (1974), starring Gene Wilder, Peter Boyle, Marty Feldman, Teri Garr, and Madeline Kahn. The release will be available for purchase on September 9th.
Technical specs and supplemental features to be included on this upcoming release have not yet been revealed.
Kino Video to Release Restored The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari on Blu-ray
U.S. distributors Kino Video have revealed that they are planning to release on Blu-ray director Robert Wiene's masterpiece The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920). The release is expected to arrive on the U.S. market later this year.
The legendary silent film was recently restored in 4K by Murnau-Stiftung in collaboration with the Bundesarchiv-Filmarchiv and L'Immagine Ritrovata - Film Restoration and Conservation. Earlier this year, the new restoration had its world premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival.