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Substantial Trailer: Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Ultimate Edition!

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Well, now we know. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice missed the mark because its heart was edited out before it hit the theaters.

Check out the short but informative trailer for  Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Ultimate Edition after the break. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Ultimate Edition – on Digital HD on  June 28th and Blu-Ray on July 19th.

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VIZ Media Announces Home Media Release of Complete Ranma ½ Series!

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VIZ Media is announcing the release of the complete anime series Ranma ½ in new Blu-ray Standard Editions – 7 volumes collecting 161 episodes of the gender-bending classic series.

In the classic RANMA ½ anime series, Ranma Saotome never thought a martial arts training mission to China would turn out like this! An accidental dunk in a cursed spring changes boy Ranma into a young girl every time he is splashed with cold water. Hot water reverses the effect – but only until next time!

Each of the seven volumes includes 23 episodes plus a variety of bonus materials. Follow the jump for further details.

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Lost Animated Masterpiece Belladonna of Sadness Comes To Home Video!

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Eiichi Yamamoto’s lost animated classic Belladonna of Silence is coming to Blu-Ray and VOD in July.

The story of Jeanne, an innocent who makes a pact the devil, is ‘ a swirling, psychedelic light-show of medieval tarot-card imagery replete with horned demons, haunted forests and La Belle Dame Sans Merci,’ and ‘not for the easily offended.’

In conjunction with the home video release, Hat & Beard and Cinelicious will be releasing a book about the movie: Belladonna of Sadness: A Companion to the 1973 Cult Japanese Anime Film.

Belladonna of Sadness on July 12th. Pre-orders are being taken now. Follow the jump for details.

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10 Cloverfield Lane Comes To Home Video!

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Is it the end of the world, or is Howard a crazy man (is it possible that both are true?) – and how is Michelle supposed to figure that out?

10 Cloverfield Lane is likely to make a few best of the year lists for it’s tight plotting, terrific characters and superb production.

On May 31st, Paramount Home Media Distribution brings 10 Cloverfield Lane comes to Digital HD – with Blu-ray and DVD following on June 14th. Follow the jump for a list of extras (nothing on the DVD! BOO!).

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Ghostbusters I & II Get 4K Ultra HD Release In June!

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Ghostbusters and Ghostbusters II are getting the 4K Ultra HD treatment from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment complete with Dolby Atmos soundtracks.

Ghostbusters and Ghostbusters II 4K Ultra HD will be released on June 7th as part of the celebration for the release of the new Ghostbuster film that opens on June 15. Sony is also releasing over fifty episodes of The Real Ghostbusters animated series, in five volumes, on June 7th. Follow the jump for details.

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DC Goes R Trailer: Batman: The Killing Joke!

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Alan Moore’s genuinely creepy/scary graphic novel, Batman: The Killing Joke, is one of the most devastating Batman/Joker tales ever told. In truth, the only way to adapt it for film or home video, is to accept that it’s a nasty piece of work and not try to soften it in any way.

Batman: The Killing Joke is WB Animation’s first R-rated movie, so it looks like they’ve done it right. Check out the deeply disturbing trailer after the jump.

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iZombie Comes to Blu-ray July 12th!

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This week we got announcements that WGN’s Underground and Outsiders are coming to DVD in the next few weeks and now The CW Network’s iZombie Season 2 is coming to Blu-ray, July 12! Are networks finally waking up and realizing that TV Shows on DVD/Blu-ray need to be released in the Summer and NOT a week or two before a show returns?

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Orphan Black: Season Four Hits Home Video Less Than a Month After Season Finale!

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If, like me, your appetite has been whetted by the fourth season premiere of BBC America’s Orphan Black and can’t wait to get the home video to find out what the creative was thinking as they put the season together, it will come as a pleasant surprise to learn that Orphan Black: Season Four will be available (in DVD and Blu-ray) on July 19th. Follow the jump for details.

And Doctor Who fans (where there’s a substantial overlap with Clone Club fans) will be pleased to know that seasons one and two of the new series will be coming out on Blu-ray in June and August, respectively.

Other titles coming up include: Thirteen, Moone Boy: The Complete Collection, Wallander: Season Four, DCI Banks: Season Four, Death in Paradise: Season Four, Silent Witness: Season Three and They Will Have To Kill Us First.

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The Last Ship: The Complete Second Season Launches In May!

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As the pandemic spreads, the crew of the U.S.S. Nathan James finds that there are many obstacles to both creating a cure and getting it to the right people. Too many of the survivors want to use it to gain world domination.

The Last Ship: The Complete Second Season is coming to home video on May 3rd. Check out the details (including bonus content) after the jump.
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Send More Brains! Shout! Factory Presents: Return of the Living Dead 2-Disc Collector’s Edition Blu-ray!

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Return of the Living Dead was one of the first (and best) of the unique genre of horror-comedies. With a cast of B-movie greats (Linnea Quigley, Clu gulager, James Karen and more), Return loving spoofed every possible trope of the zombie movie – and provided a host of great lines (‘Trash is taking her clothes off!’ ‘AGAIN?’)

Now, Shout! Factory is set to release a two-disc edition that includes a new 2K scan of the inter-positive and a new audio commentary as well as a host of bonus material from the original DVD rlease – and a second disc that includes new bonus material – including the appropriately title More Brains: A Return to the Living Dead, ‘the definitive documentary on The Return of the Living Dead.

Return of the Living Dead 2-Disc Collector’s Edition Blu-ray will be debut on July 19th. Follow the jump for all the gory details.

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