Archive for April, 2012

New on DVD & Blu-ray: 'George Harrison,' 'Haywire,' more

"George Harrison: Living in the Material World" will tell you everything you've ever wanted to know about the Beatles' lead guitarist. Director Martin Scorsese explores the life and career of the "quiet" Beatle from his early days to his time with the Fab Four through to his solo career.
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'Ben-Hur,' 'Star Wars' Top Winners List for 'Home Media' Awards

Two catalog releases dominated the second annual Home Media Magazine Awards, which honor the best DVDs and Blu-ray Discs of 2011.
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Pioneer Introduces Its Most Powerful Internal BDXL/BD/DVD/CD Recordable Drive

Pioneer Electronics Inc. today unveiled the BDR-2207, Pioneer’s most powerful and full-featured drive. The internal SATA drive can read and write to all BDXL™ disc formats, including BD-R and BD-RE triple-layer 100GB media, BD-R quad-layer 128GB media, as well as conventional recordable Blu-ray Disc™ .
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Albert Nobbs (Blu-ray)

Recommended The Movie: Seeing Meryl Streep win the Academy Award for her work in The Iron Lady was nice to witness, but lost in the tidal wave of praise for that performance was the fact that Glenn Close had returned for another round of critical acclaim, earning her sixth Oscar nomination for her work in […]

Blu-ray, digital sales offset DVD decline

Hollywood may be seeing a turnaround in a seven-year decline of home video sales, thanks to double-digit sales growth of Blu-ray discs and online movies and TV shows, an industry trade group is expected to announce on Sunday night.[…]
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Netflix and Blu-ray bump offsets Hollywood's DVD death spiral

Home entertainment spending by U.S. consumers rises 2.5 per cent in last quarter, ‘Hopefully, we’ve hit bottom’
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‘Star Trek: The Next Generation’ season 1 coming to Blu-ray: Details on the release — EXCLUSIVE VIDEO

When Star Trek: The Next Generation debuted on Sept. 28, 1987, it was one of the most ambitious first episodes of television
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Claymore: The Complete Series [Blu-ray]

Claymore: The Complete Series [Blu-ray] (Blu-ray)By Stephanie Young
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