Home Entertainment Release Recap for June 15th, 20...

THE BOOK OF ELI (2010) Denzel Washington, Gary Oldman, Mila Kunis, Ray Stevenson, Jennifer Beals, Evan Jones..DVD: $28.98, Blu-ray/DVD combo pack: $35.99  Extras: “The Lost Tales,” “Starting Over,” “Eli’s Journey,” deleted scenes. (Warner) Eli walks alone in post-apocalyptic America. He heads west along the Highway of Death on a mission he doesn’t fully understand but knows he must complete. In his backpack is the last copy of a book that could become the wellspring of a revived society. Or in the wrong hands, the hammer of a despot. Denzel Washington is Eli, who keeps his blade...

UFC Presents: The Best of WEC coming in September.

One of the really great things about being an editor is being able to blather on about damn near anything you want!Folks that know me know that I am a hyoooge fan of Mixed Martial Arts. While most likely know of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, fewer are familiar with World Extreme Cagefighting. The WEC is a sister org to the WEC and features the lighter weights, from Bantamweight(135) up to Lightweight (155). The smaller guys tend to be faster and have more in the gas tank.Recently the WEC signed a home entertainment deal (DVD, Blu-ray) with Image Entertainment. The first release will be the epic Aldo vs. Faber ppv from last month. I am...

HUNTER: The Complete Series coming in July.

Mill Creek Entertainment has announced they will release HUNTER: The Complete Series on July 27th.Take a hard-nosed, strong-willed, undercover cop outraged by crime and the loopholes in the United States justice system, and team him up with a sexy, no-nonsense policewoman whose unorthodox tactics sometimes rival his own, and you get HUNTER!This special collection includes all 152 episodes of this 3-time Emmy nominated series on 28 DVDs, and features such guest stars as: George Clooney, Eric Estrada, Jesse Ventura, Dennis Franz, Brian Dennehy, Ed O’Neill, Bruce Davison, Garrett Morris, Jerry Orbach, Lauren Lane, Isaac Hayes and...

JESSE STONE: NO REMORSE DVD date announced.

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has announced they will release JESSE STONE: NO REMORSE, on DVD, on July 27th. SRP will be $24.96. No art or extras have been released as of yet.No word as to whether or not this is the final Jesse Stone telefilm. Star/producer Tom Selleck had his proposed series BLUE BLOOD picked up by CBS. There would be no conflict of interest since the JS films air on CBS, but Selleck may opt to focus completely on one project.UPDATE:Gerald offers up this correct:A seventh Stone movie, JESSE STONE: INNOCENTS LOST was filmed last year, but hasn’t been scheduled by the network yet. Now I feel stupid since I reported...

Weekly Home Entertainment release recap for May 18...

21 JUMP STREET: Season Two (1987-88) Johnny Depp, Steven Williams, Peter DeLuise, Holly Robinson Peete, Dustin Nguyen. Four-disc set with 22 episodes, $14.98. (Mill Creek Entertainment). The undercover action continues with the highly successful second season of the landmark television program co-created by Patrick Hasburgh and Stephen J. Cannell (THE A-TEAM, THE ROCKFORD FILES). Johnny Depp leads the Jump Street gang as they continue to tackle tough subject matter and social issues faced by the impressionable youth they’re trying to protect. Each episode resolves with moral lessons being learned and justice being served. 21 JUMP...