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On DVD and Blu-ray July 18, 2017

Monday, July 17th, 2017

KONG SKULL ISLAND


KONG SKULL ISLAND Blu-ray

This compelling, original adventure tells the story of a diverse team of scientists, soldiers and adventurers uniting to explore a mythical, uncharted island in the Pacific, as dangerous as it is beautiful. Cut off from everything they know, the team ventures into the domain of the mighty Kong, igniting the ultimate battle between man and nature. As their mission of discovery becomes one of survival, they must fight to escape a primal Eden in which humanity does not belong.

Release Date: July 18, 2017

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THE PROMISE


THE PROMISE Blu-ray

Sparks fly when a humble Armenian medical student (Isaac) falls in love with an artist (Le Bon) already committed to a renowned and worldly journalist (Bale). But as tensions rise with the outbreak of World War I, the trio must set passions aside to survive as the world around them crumbles and one of history’s darkest yet rarely told chapters unfolds before their eyes.

Release Date: July 18, 2017

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BUSTER’S MAL HEART


BUSTER'S MAL HEART Blu-ray

An unlikely football hero faces unexpected challenges with grit and grace in My All American , the true story of Freddie Steinmark. Although deemed too small as an athlete, Freddie (Finn Wittrock – The Big Short, “American Horror Story”) dreams of playing football and brings a fight to the game that is noticed by legendary coach Darrell Royal (Aaron Eckhart – The Dark Knight, Olympus Has Fallen), leading to a scholarship to play college football. With dedication and grueling practices, a victorious season is within reach, but Freddie then receives a shocking diagnosis and discovers what it truly means to have the heart of a champion.

Release Date: July 18, 2017

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SHOOTER SEASON ONE


SHOOTER SEASON ONE DVD

From executive producers Mark Wahlberg, Stephen Levinson and John Hlavin, Shooter is based on the best-selling Bob Lee Swagger novel by Stephen Hunter, Point of Impact. Ryan Phillippe stars as Bob Lee Swagger, a highly-decorated veteran coaxed back into action after learning of a plot to kill the president. When Swagger’s former commanding officer, Isaac Johnson (Omar Epps), solicits Swagger’s expertise for the clandestine operation, Swagger discovers that he has been framed and must do everything in his power to protect his family and clear his name.

Release Date: July 18, 2017

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 – 4K Ultra HD,™ Blu-ray and DVD Release Date

Monday, July 17th, 2017

This August, Marvel Studios’ “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2,” the blockbuster sequel featuring the world’s favorite band of intergalactic misfits, blasts into homes digitally in HD, 4K Ultra HD™ and Disney Movies Anywhere on Aug. 8 and physically on 4K Ultra HD,™ Blu-ray and DVD on Aug. 22.

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Blu-ray

BONUS MATERIAL (may vary by retailer):
Blu-ray:

• The Making of “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” – A four-part, behind-the-scenes look at the making of the film, done in the style of classic-rock album liner notes.

• Visionary Intro – Director James Gunn provides context on how he continues and expands the storylines of these beloved characters in “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.”

• Guardians Inferno Music Video – Join David Hasselhoff and special guests for a galactic retro dance party.

• Gag Reel – Laugh out loud at all the hilarious off-script shenanigans and bloopers that took place on the set of “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2,” featuring all your favorite Guardians.
• Four Deleted Scenes – Check out four specific scenes that had to be cut from the film, including two extended scenes and two deleted scenes.

• Audio Commentary – Check out a special narration of the film by director James Gunn, who guides fans through an inside look at the making of the movie.

Digital:
All the features listed above plus four extra exclusives:

• Three Scene Breakdowns (Digital Exclusives) – We’ll reveal the anatomy of a few key scenes from the film. Discover the process in bringing these scenes to life. It starts with a doodle and the rest is film history. Audiences will be given the option to view 5-6 layers of specific scenes in the film. Scenes include “Eclector Escape,” “Gamora and Nebula,” and “Rocket and Ravagers.”

• Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: Breakout! (Digital Exclusive) – Get an exclusive sneak peek inside the most anticipated ride at Disneyland, Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: Breakout!. We’ll dig into the concepts and inspiration, and talk about what it took to bring the most epic ride at Disneyland to life.

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  • Does not include any bonus materials.
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    The Lion King Signature Collection – Digital, Blu-ray and DVD Release Date

    Monday, July 17th, 2017

    It was announced yesterday at D23 Expo that in August, one of the biggest animated films in history— “The Lion King”—joins the highly celebrated Walt Disney Signature Collection. The coming-of-age masterpiece, filled with humor and heart, breathtaking animation and soul-stirring Academy Award®-winning music (1994: Best Original Score and Best Original Song, “Can You Feel the Love Tonight”), arrives on Digital on Aug. 15 and on Blu-ray and DVD on Aug. 29.

    The Lion King Blu-ray

    BLU-RAY, DIGITAL*:

    · Brand New Sing-Along Version

    · Audio Commentary – View the film with commentary by producer Don Hahn and co-directors Roger Allers and Rob Minkoff.

    · Visualizing a Villain – Against a backdrop of live dancers and the animated “Be Prepared” sequence, artist David Garibaldi paints a masterpiece of evil.

    · The Recording Sessions – Watch rare footage of the actors recording their roles, matched with the final animation. Intro by Roger Allers and Rob Minkoff.

    · Nathan and Matthew: The Extended Lion King Conversation – Nathan Lane (Timon) and Matthew Broderick (Adult Simba) offer candid and hilarious insights into their Lion King experiences.

    · Inside the Story Room – Co-directors Roger Allers and Rob Minkoff present archival footage of five original story pitches.

    o Circle of Life – See how color creates emotion and meaning in the film’s iconic opening.

    o Simba & Nala – See how elements proposed in story meetings evolve into what appears onscreen.

    o Simba Takes Nala Out to Play – …And, sometimes what seems funny in story meetings never makes it into the film!

    o Hakuna Matata – Co-directors Roger Allers and Rob Minkoff sing, act and dance their hearts out as they pitch the “Hakuna Matata” sequence.

    o Rafiki and Reflecting Pool – Co-directors Roger Allers & Rob Minkoff pitch a sequence that became the emotional heart of The Lion King to Producer Don Hahn.

    · Music & More – Sing along to your favorite songs from the movie!

    o “Circle of Life”

    o “I Just Can’t Wait to Be King”

    o “Be Prepared”

    o “Hakuna Matata”

    o “Can You Feel the Love Tonight”

    · Galleries

    o Visual Development – Explore a gallery of striking artwork that inspired the movie’s look and feel.

    o Character Design – Trace the development of the film’s unforgettable characters through early concept art drawings.

    o Storyboards – Examine storyboards created in the development of “The Lion King.”

    o Layouts – Feast your eyes on layouts created in the development of “The Lion King.”

    o Backgrounds & Layouts – Journey through a gallery of landscape paintings that shaped the world of “The Lion King.”

    · Classic Bonus Features (Digital Only) – These offerings from prior home entertainment releases include hours of bonus material, such as bloopers, audio commentary, deleted and alternate scenes, and in-depth journeys into the music, film, story, animals and stage show.

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    Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales – 4K Ultra HD™/Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, DVD and On-Demand Release Date

    Monday, July 17th, 2017

    From Disney and Jerry Bruckheimer Films, it was announced today at D23 Expo, that “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales”—the fifth film in the now-iconic “Pirates of the Caribbean” film franchise—will sail home on Digital in HD and 4K Ultra HD™ on September 19, and on 4K Ultra HD™/Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, DVD and On-Demand on October 3.

    Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales Blu-ray

    BLU-RAY & DIGITAL in HD:

  • Dead Men Tell More Tales: The Making of a New Adventure – Get unique access into the making of this exciting new “Pirates of the Caribbean” movie with this collection of revealing and entertaining stories that you can view individually or as a “play all.”
  • A Return to the Sea – Two talented filmmakers, Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg, team up to bring “Pirates of the Caribbean” back to the screen. Hear how this new chapter of the tale was developed.
  • Telling Tales: A Sit-down with Brenton & Kaya – Meet Brenton Thwaites and Kaya Scodelario, the young actors behind Henry and Carina. The two sit down together for a revealing conversation on becoming a part of the “Pirates of the Caribbean” film franchise and its continuing legacy.
  • The Matador & The Bull: Secrets of Salazar & The Silent Mary – Oscar-winner Javier Bardem reveals more about his menacing new character and the foreboding ship he helms.
  • First Mate Confidential – Go on-set along with Kevin McNally, the affable actor behind the feisty Mr. Gibbs, Captain Jack’s reliable first mate from all five movies.
  • Deconstructing the Ghost Sharks – Peer below the depths at how these ferocious, mythical monsters were designed and brought to life.
  • Wings Over the Caribbean – Captain Jack has a memorable encounter with Sir Paul McCartney – rock ‘n’ roll royalty.
  • An Enduring Legacy – Take one more look at the “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” experience and the impact of “Pirates of the Caribbean” — the movies, the ride and beyond.
  • Bloopers of the Caribbean
  • Jerry Bruckheimer Photo Diary
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Highwayman
  • Henry Turner Learns a Lesson from Captain Jack
  • A Whale in Poseidon’s Tomb
  • Alternate Coda: Murtogg & Mullroy “Flogging”
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  • First Mate Confidential
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    MEGAN LEAVEY – Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand Release Date

    Friday, July 14th, 2017

    Follow the devotion and partnership in the remarkable film, Megan Leavey, coming to Digital HD on August 22, 2017 and on Blu-rayTM, DVD and On Demand on September 5, 2017, from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. Kate Mara (“House of Cards,” The Martian) shines in her role as a military officer, beautifully capturing the unbreakable bond between two soldiers and their fight for survival. The film also includes outstanding performances from Common (Selma, John Wick: Chapter 2), Tom Felton (Harry Potter franchise, Rise of the Planet of the Apes), Edie Falco (“The Sopranos,” “Nurse Jackie”) and Bradley Whitford (Get Out, “The West Wing”). Megan Leavey on Blu-rayTM and DVD and Digital delivers a powerful and moving portrayal of the powerful bond between human and dog.

    Megan Leavey Blu-ray

    BLU-RAY, DVD AND DIGITAL HD BONUS FEATURES:

  • Never Give Up: An inside look at how Megan Leavey learned to trust Rex.
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    On DVD and Blu-ray July 11, 2017

    Monday, July 10th, 2017

    THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS


    THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS Blu-ray

    Now that Dom (Vin Diesel, XXX, Riddick), and Letty (Michelle Rodriguez, Avatar, Resident Evil) are married, Brian and Mia have retired from the game, and the rest of the crew has been exonerated, the globetrotting team seems to have found a semblance of a normal life. But when a mysterious woman (Oscar® winner Charlize Theron, Mad Max: Fury Road, Snow White and the Huntsman) lures Dom back into the world of crime and convinces him to betray those closest to him, the crew faces new trials that will test them as never before.

    Release Date: July 11, 2017

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    SPARK A SPACE TAIL


    SPARK A SPACE TAIL DVD

    When a power-hungry general plans to wipe out the planet, no one but wisecracking Spark (Norman) and his friends can stop him. An action-packed space odyssey filled with humor and heart, Spark: A Space Tail is a larger than life adventure about becoming the hero you were born to be.

    Release Date: July 11, 2017

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    On DVD and Blu-ray July 4, 2017

    Sunday, July 2nd, 2017

    THE ZOOKEEPER’S WIFE


    THE ZOOKEEPER'S WIFE Blu-ray

    In 1939 Poland, working wife and mother Antonina Żabińska (portrayed by Ms. Chastain) became a hero to hundreds. Antonina and her husband Jan (Mr. Heldenbergh) care for animals at the Warsaw Zoo and have raised a family in an idyllic existence. Their world is overturned when the country is invaded by the Germans and they are forced to report to the Reich’s newly appointed zoologist (Mr. Brühl). To fight back on their own terms, the Żabińskis risk everything by covertly working with the Resistance and using the Zoo’s hidden passages to safeguard human life.

    Release Date: July 4, 2017

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    SONG TO SONG


    SONG TO SONG DVD

    In this modern love story set against the Austin, Texas music scene, two entangled couples – struggling songwriters Faye (Rooney Mara) and BV (Ryan Gosling), and music mogul Cook (Michael Fassbender) and the waitress whom he ensnares (Natalie Portman) – chase success through a rock ‘n’ roll landscape of seduction and betrayal.

    Release Date: July 4, 2017

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    Born in China – Digital, Blu-ray™ Combo Pack (Blu-ray+DVD+Digital) and On-Demand Release Date

    Thursday, June 29th, 2017

    Narrated by John Krasinski (“13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi,” NBC’s “The Office,” “Amazon’s “Jack Ryan”), Disneynature’s newest true-life adventure film “Born in China,” journeys into homes on Digital, Blu-ray™ Combo Pack (Blu-ray+DVD+Digital) and On-Demand on August 29. And in continued efforts to help protect the wild animals featured in the film, Disneynature through the Conservation Fund has made a contribution to World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to focus efforts that benefit wild pandas and snow leopards.

    Born in China Blu-ray

    BONUS FEATURES (Blu-ray & Digital)*:

  • Panda Suits & Bamboo Shoots – Join the team as they struggle through an almost impenetrable bamboo forest in an effort to capture footage of pandas in the wild.
  • Walking with Monkeys – The shivering crew bundles up to film the adorable golden snub-nosed monkeys engaged in a surprisingly human activity.
  • Masters of Camouflage – Go behind the scenes as the filmmakers set out on a quest never before achieved: to find and film a snow leopard family in the wild.
  • Wading Through Wetlands – A crew travels to far northeast China to catch the first moments of a red-crowned crane chick’s life.
  • “Everything Everything” Music Video Performed by American Authors – check out the full music video of American Authors end-credit song “Everything Everything.”
  • Disneynature: Get Inspired, Get Involved –Join Disneynature and the Disney Conservation as they thank our audiences and the animals who star in the films for helping to make Disneynature and its conservation efforts a success.
  • Everything, Everything – Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital Release Date

    Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

    Make it a girls’ night in when “Everything, Everything” arrives onto Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital. From Warner Bros. Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures comes the romantic drama “Everything, Everything,” directed by Stella Meghie and based on the bestselling book of the same name by Nicola Yoon.

    “Everything, Everything” will be available on Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD. The Blu-ray Combo Pack features the theatrical version of the film in hi-definition on Blu-ray; and the DVD features the theatrical version in standard definition. The Blu-ray Combo Pack includes a digital version of the movie. Fans can also own “Everything, Everything” via purchase from digital retailers beginning August 1.

    Everything, Everything Blu-ray

    “Everything, Everything” Blu-ray Combo Pack contain the following special features:
    · Trapped in Love: The Story of Everything, Everything
    · Deleted Scenes

    “Everything, Everything” Standard Definition DVD contains the following special features:
    · Deleted Scenes

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    On DVD and Blu-ray June 27, 2017

    Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

    CHIPS


    CHIPS Blu-ray

    Jon Baker (Shepard) and Frank “Ponch” Poncherello (Peña) have just joined the California Highway Patrol (CHP) in Los Angeles, but for very different reasons. Baker is a beaten-up former pro motorbiker trying to put his life and marriage back together. Poncherello is a cocky undercover Federal agent investigating a multi-million-dollarheist that may be an inside job—inside the CHP. The inexperienced rookie and the hardened pro are teamed together, but clash more than click, so kick-starting a real partnership is easier said than done. But with Baker’s unique bike skills and Ponch’s street savvy it might just work…if they don’t drive each other crazy first.

    Release Date: June 27, 2017

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    DIRTY DANCING


    DIRTY DANCING DVD

    Dirty Dancing is a reimagining of the beloved 1987 hit film and global pop-culture phenomenon. This original movie event features the story from the original film told from a fresh perspective. Spending the summer at a Catskills resort with her family, Frances “Baby” Houseman falls in love with the camp’s dance instructor, Johnny Castle, and nothing is ever the same for anyone in the Houseman family. Modernized, updated versions of memorable, favorite songs including “(I’ve Had) The Time of My Life,” “Love Man,” “Do You Love Me,” “Hungry Eyes,” and “She’s Like the Wind” are teamed with well-known songs new to the world of Dirty Dancing (such as “Fever” and “They Can’t Take That Away from Me”), woven into the story and performed by the talented and versatile cast. Discover what happens to Baby and Johnny after that summer, and learn more about the supporting characters from the original film.

    Release Date: June 27, 2017

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    THE BELKO EXPERIMENT
    POWER RANGERS
    T2 TRAINSPOTTING

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