Edge of Tomorrow gets Early Digital Release, Here’s a Price Comparison


Warner Bros.’ Edge of Tomorrow has been released early to digital format about four weeks before the film is available on Blu-ray Disc, DVD, and On Demand to rent. You might take notice the movie has…

Streaming vs. Downloading: The Basics You Should Know


Something that still confuses many digital media consumers is the difference between streaming and downloading. Streaming requires a constant internet connection, whether over Wi-Fi, Ethernet cable, or over 3G/4G phone networks. Downloading requires internet only through…

Early Digital Releases include Captain America: The Winter Soldier & Draft Day


The new trend is to release movies to digital before Blu-ray, DVD, and On Demand rental options are available. Typically, the digital downloads are available a few weeks before the discs release, but occasionally there can…

Transcendence’ Gets Early Digital Release – Here’s a Price Comparison

Transcendence Poster

The 2014 film Transcendence starring Johnny Depp is now available to purchase digitally, several weeks ahead of the Blu-ray Disc, DVD, and rental options arrive on July 22. Prices for the Warner Bros.’ title range from…

Raiders of the Lost Ark films will release to Digital HD, Blu-ray singles to follow


On Nov. 19, the first three films in the Raiders of the Lost Ark franchise will release to Digital HD format, including Raiders of the Lost Ark, Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom and Indiana…

‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ Blu-ray & Home Media Release Dates Revealed


While Star Trek Into Darkness was already available to pre-order on Blu-ray Disc & DVD, the actual release date wasn’t revealed until now. Paramount Home Media has announced the film will release to Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D,…

G.I. JOE: Retaliation Blu-ray release date & box art

GI JOE Retaliation Blu-ray DVD UltraViolet

Paramount has announced the release date for G.I. JOE: Retaliation on Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray, and DVD will be July 30, 2013. On Demand and UltraViolet copies will also simultaineously be released. The blockbuster film will be…

‘Lincoln’ Blu-ray, DVD, Digital Copy release dates announced


DreamWorks studios has announced the official release dates for Lincoln on Blu-ray Disc, DVD, and digital formats. In the US, the film will be available in all three formats on March 26, 2013. Internationally, Lincoln will…

Best Buy offers exclusive ‘Dark Knight Rises’ downloadable content


Batman fans might want to take a look at Best Buy’s exclusive offer for the upcoming release of The Dark Knight Rises. When you pre-order the ‘TDKR’ SteelBook Combo you also get to download the exclusive…

Amazon & Google/YouTube showing movie The Hunter before theaters


Two internet giants are offering digital viewing of Magnolia’s The Hunter before the film hits U.S. theaters on April 6. Amazon is renting the film for $9.99 for a 48-hour period, with options to stream or download to your PC.

SCSA ‘Project Phenix’ to extinguish Blu-ray?


“Project Phenix.” Does it spell the end of the line for Blu-ray? “Project Phenix” (yeah, we also noted the strangely absent “o”), is the working name for a collaborative project between Twentieth Century Fox, Warner Bros.,…

‘Tower Heist’ announced for Blu-ray, UltraViolet & Digital Download


Universal’s 2011 comedy Tower Heist has been announced for release on Blu-ray Disc with UltraViolet copy. And, not only will the Blu-ray Combo Pack include a cloud-based UltraViolet copy, a digital copy and standard-def DVD will also be part of the set. Enough formats for ya? If you’re saying goodbye to physical discs you’ll be happy to know the movie will also be released for Digital Download.

Fast Five hits home on Oct. 4


Universal Studios has announced a street date for “Fast Five” starring Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, and Dwayne Johnson. The Blu-ray Disc and DVD will hit shelves on October 4, 2011, as well as the options to view On Demand or purchase a digital version. The title will be released in several different disc formats which include a never-before-seen extended edition on the Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack with Digital Download.

Lionsgate and Studiocanal to distribute Miramax titles


Miramax films such as Pulp Fiction, Good Will Hunting and Kill Bill Volumes I and II will now be distributed by Lionsgate and Studiocanal, after a long-term agreement was signed between the parties. The deal includes…

M. Night Shyamalan’s “Devil” headed for Blu-ray & DVD


Producer M. Night Shyamalan’s psycho chiller “Devil” will release on Blu-ray Disc and DVD, as well as digital download on Dec. 21, 2010. Extras on both formats from Universal Studios will include featurettes “The Story,” “Devil’s…

Star Trek V digital purchase just $3.99 today


Amazon is offering Star Trek V: The Final Frontier as a digital purchase today only for only $3.99 (Reg. $9.99). Paramount’s 1989 film stars William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, and the rest of the original Star Trek…