Acorn has an ever expanding catalogue of quality movies and TV programs – ranging from the gentle comedy of Dr. Martin Ellingham’s practice in Doc Martin, to the menacing crimes in a world of social and political changes in George Gently.
Doc Martin: Series 8, George Gently: Series 8 and George Gently: The Complete Series will be released on December 12th. For descriptions of all three sets, read on…
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VIZ Media has announced the date for the home media release of the Sailor Moon Crystal Set 3 Limited Edition Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack.
The Limited Edition Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack features Act 27-38 (13 Episodes, 27-39) will be in stores on December 5th.
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Legendary director Dario Argento’s classic giallo Opera is coming to North America in a remastered/restored edition in high definition.
When young opera singer Betty (Cristina Marsillach, Every Time We Say Goodbye) takes over the leading role in an avant-garde presentation of Verdi’s Macbeth, she triggers the madness of a crazed fan who repeatedly forces her to watch the brutal murders of her friends. Will her recurring childhood nightmare hold the key to the identity of this psychopath, or does an even more horrific evil lay waiting in the wings?
Dario Argento’s Opera will be released on January 23rd, 2018.
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Called to Belfast to investigate a high-profile murder, DSI Stella Gibson quickly realizes that a serial killer prowls the city. The culprit is Paul Spector (Jamie Dornan), a grief counselor and family man driven by vicious compulsions.
One of the best reviewed crime shows of the last decade, the complete run of the BBC’s The Fall will be available on DVD and Blu-ray by November 1st – when Acorn’s The Fall: Series Three and The Fall: The Complete Collection will be in stores.
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The story of a real life romance and near tragedy, The Big Sick (we gave it an A+) is coming to Blu-ray and DVD on September 19th with a goodly supply of extras, including an Audio Commentary by Actor-Writer Kumail Nanjiani, Writer Emily V. Gordon, Producer Barry Mendel and Director Michael Showalter; featurettes, deleted scenes and more.
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The misadventures of the Baywatch team – from grounded leader Mitch to hot dogging Matt; from sympathetic nerd Ronnie to Rommie’s dreamgirl CJ – as they tackle the ‘not quite Bond’ villain Victoria are little short of genius-level silliness (with a dash of drama to keep things from drifting away).
Baywatch is coming to home video on August 15th (digital) and August 29th (Blu-ray and DVD). The Blu-ray and 4K UHD releases include an extended version of the film.
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‘The gripping saga of an ordinary teenager that becomes embroiled in a deadly ongoing conflict between several clans continues in the exciting second season of K.’
VIZ Media’s K Return of Kings will be available as a Blu-Ray/DVD Combo Pack and Standard DVD Edition. Bonus features exclusive to the Blu-ray edition include clean opening and closing segments and a special Episode 13 Director’s Cut and a set of 13 full-color character art cards.
K Return of Kings will be in stores on July 18th.
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GKIDS has acquired the home entertainment rights for the Studio Ghibli catalog – including such classic titles as Princess Mononke and Spirited Away.
The distributor will reissue the Studio Ghibli titles beginning with eight titles in October: Hayao Miyazaki’s Howl’s Moving Castle, Kiki’s Delivery Service, My Neighbor Totoro, Ponyo, Princess Mononoke, and Spirited Away followed by Castle in the Sky and Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind.
All eight titles will be in stores on October 31st.
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The third season of Sailor Moon – Sailor Moon S Part 2 – continues on home video (Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack, Standard DVD) and will be in stores on June 20th.
Sailor Moon S Part 2 includes episodes 109-127 and sees Sailors Uranus and Neptune become targets of the Witches 5 as a result of their search for three talismans.
The Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack features three Blu-ray discs, three DVDs and special features including clean opening and closing segments, a digital art gallery, English voice cast interviews and official series trailers. Fans that order SAILOR MOON S Part 2 from RightStufAnime.com will receive a special set of ten art cards while supplies last.
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TV’s most wonderful science fiction series, Orphan Black, is just beginning its fifth and final season abut we already have a release date for its Blu-ray and DVD – September 12th.
Orphan Black: Season Five will contain five featurettes plus looks inside each episode (still no audio commentaries, though!).
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Ernest Dickerson’s first film, Juice (power or influence, earned respect) – a kind of urban noir – follows four longtime friends as they try to survive their lives in Harlem.
The four leads were either high school kids of seventeen, or just a bit older – Omar Epps, Jermaine Hopkins, Khalil Kain, and (before he ever recorded a note) Tupac Shakur.
The Juice 25th Anniversary Blu-ray is in stores today.
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