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‘Funny Face’ dazzles the eye, ear on Blu-ray
In one of my favorite restorations in recent years, Stanley Donen’s “Funny Face” fairly leaps off the small screen in practically psychedelic primary colors — perhaps the sharpest and brightest representation...
23 April 2014

Sony Electronics introduces new line of High-Resolution Audio A/V Receivers, speakers and Blu-ray™ Home Theater Systems
SAN DIEGO, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Electronics announced today four new audio/video receivers, a Blu-ray Home Theater system and a series of loudspeakers. Two of the A/V receivers, the Blu-ray ...
24 April 2014

Rentrak Announces Top DVD & Blu-ray Sales and Rentals for Week Ending April 13, 2014
Rentrak is the entertainment industry’s premier provider of worldwide consumer viewership information, measuring movie and television content everywhere the consumer is watching including box office,… via Emag.co.uk
21 April 2014

‘Double Indemnity’ heads lineup of new-to-blu noirs
Universal has delivered a stunning new black-and-white transfer for the Blu-ray debut of Billy Wilder’s “Double Indemnity” (1944), a rare Best Picture Oscar nominee that later earned the designation of...
21 April 2014

How to use and share an UltraViolet movie on your iPad or iPhone
If you’ve popped down the shops and bought a Blu-ray or DVD movie recently you’ll have noticed that many of the discs you can buy now sport something called UltraViolet Digital Copy — a free version of the movie that enables you to watch it on your Mac, iPad or iPhone without falling foul of the copyright police.
22 April 2014

Touch of Evil - Limited Edition (Blu-ray)
DVD Talk Collector Series Reviewed by Glenn Erickson So, the Blu-ray finally comes out in Region A... In the 1995 crime comedy Get Shorty John Travolta plays Chili Palmer, a cheap hood with a secret life as a chronic film buff. We see him sitting in Santa Monica's Aero Theater, rudely rhapsodizing over the conclusion of Touch of Evil . Judging by Chili Palmer's ecstatic reaction to the noir ...
21 April 2014

Blu-ray archiving for the enterprise
Now that Facebook and - I believe - Amazon's Glacier are using Blu-ray for long-term archival storage, perhaps your company should too. Here's some options
18 April 2014

'Sorcerer' among DVD releases for April 13-19
A look at some DVDs scheduled to be released in the weeks ahead.
22 April 2014

Garden State, Grudge Match, Used Cars among new home entertainment titles
This week's reviews of what's new on Blu-ray and DVD by Matt Brunson (View From The Couch is a weekly column that reviews what's new on Blu-ray and DVD.) BLACK NATIVITY (2013).… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
22 April 2014

UltraViolet Digital Copy: the good, the bad and the ugly
If you’ve popped down the shops and bought a Blu-ray or DVD movie recently you’ll have noticed that many of the discs you can buy now sport something called UltraViolet Digital Copy — a free version of the movie that enables you to watch it on your Mac, iPad or iPhone without falling foul of the copyright police.
21 April 2014