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New to Blu: August 3-9

New to Blu: August 3-9

“Awe inspiring” and “fantastic” were two of the descriptions for The Way Back’s 1080p/AVC-encoded transfer. The Russian Gulag-escapees drama heads a distinguished slate of new Blu-ray releases that includes several back-catalogue must-haves. There was similar acclaim for the direct-to-disc Michael Connelly adaptation, The Lincoln Lawyer, which “will wow you with its visuals” and is “near-perfect – and certainly demo-quality”. Also bypassing […]

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Apocalypse Now Redux II?

Apocalypse Now Redux II?

First there was Apocalypse Now, then the director’s cut, Apocalypse Now Redux, and now the Blu-ray equivalent, Apocalypse Now Redux II. Universal Pictures NZ is releasing two editions of Francis Ford Coppola’s Vietnam War epic: one with two discs and another with three, with the extra disc including Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker’s Apocalypse, the […]

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