Monday, March 27

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Superman 5-Movie 4K Collection Box Set Gets Release Date, Special Features

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Warner Bros. Studio is bundling together five movies featuring one of the most iconic DC superheroes ever, Superman, into a 4K Ultra HD collection. The Superman bundle is set to release on April 18, 2023, and will contain five of the characters’ most popular films — Superman: The Movie, Superman II, Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut, Superman III, and Superman IV — into a collection that includes both 4K Ultra HD versions of the films as well as digital copies. All five films see Christopher Reeve star in the role of Superman, a portrayal that many to this day believe is the best Superman portrayal to ever appear on the big screen. Each film will come packaged with an Ultra HD Blu-ray disc with the films in 4K with HDR, a Blu-ray disc with the...

A Vision of the Future: On David Cronenberg’s Videodrome | Features

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Cronenberg’s film is turning 40 this year, and New York’s Metrograph theater is presenting a new 4K restoration of the “director’s cut” of “Videodrome,” so-called for the three minutes restored to it by Cronenberg for all of its home video releases following its disappointing theatrical run. This is, in other words, the way most people have seen the film and the edit that garnered it its much-deserved cult status.  Cronenberg had it all figured out at the dawn of home video: How a la carte programming would cater to and thus embolden niche communities; how consumer-grade video products would permanently alter content; how pornography is a progressive addiction not in the sense of social progress, but in the way a cancer progresses through a body, hungrier and stranger, deadlier to...