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Blu-ray Picks of the Week for June 14th

This week offers up many titles, but few worth owning... However, if you’re a fan of Japanese cinema (no, no the shock type, but a more poetical picture) Criterion has a little something for you... and they’re also releasing an underrated Nicolas Roeg headtrip for your viewing pleasure. For those with more mainstream tastes there’s a slew of recent theatrical films on Blu-ray, and Warner’s catches fans up with Harry Potter with more HD Ultimate Editions of the successful franchise.

Blu-ray Picks of the Week for June 7th

This Tuesday offers a huge amount of Blu-ray releases... but it’s a mixed bag to be sure. What should you consider for your HD library and viewing pleasure? Here’s what we recommend for this Tuesday, June 7th:

Blu-ray Picks of the Week for May 31st

This week the word on the street is giving high recommendations to the following Blu-ray releases:

Blu-ray Picks of the Week for May 24th

This week on Blu-ray Warner Bros is offering up some goodies worth of the format ("Papillon", "Grand Prix"). Criterion also puts two older titles on Blu-ray ("The Great Dictator", "Solaris"), and that’s always worth a mention for the loving care they give their releases; however, if you own the already awesome DVDs, you need to consider the extra spend for what amounts to minor improvements at best.

Blu-ray Picks of the Week for May 17th

This week in Blu-ray brings us some Justin Bieber, a few Criterion releases as well as a solid classic from Fox. The rest of the bunch... well, it depends on what your interests are and if what you consider a value in Blu-ray titles that may or may not have a terrific transfer behind them (most don’t... so, caveat emptor).

Anger of the Amazonians: LOTR BD Gets Poor Reviews

Bad habits die hard for big media companies, no matter how consumer tastes may change in regards to distribution of content or how savvy they might become to the more arcane practices of their industry. A case in point is the consumer and fan reaction to the recent Blu-ray release of the Lord of the Rings trilogy released by Warner Home Video/New Line.

Blu-ray Picks Of The Week for April 13th.

This week's 4/13/10 Blu-ray street date offers three major releases for those wishing to upgrade, and though one of them may not be essential ("Apollo 13"), two of them are ("Gone With The Wind" and "A Nightmare on Elm Street"). As for the rest, caveat emptor.

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HBO’s The Undoing Releasing to Blu-ray & DVD

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BBC’s A Perfect Planet releasing to 4k Blu-ray & DVD editions

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