Treat this still as a rumour, but at the same time it’s not really surprising. Initial informations to retailers seem to confirm that The Last Jedi will be released this Spring on Ultra HD Blu-ray with a Dolby Atmos soundtrack.
No word yet on an official date or if there’s any change on also getting The Force Awakens and Rogue One on the format, but it’s a huge news for the industry.
Please note I also updated the lists with some Atmos and Dolby Vision information including:
- Coco coming to UHD with Dolby Atmos too
- Daddy’s Home (DTS:X) & Daddy’s Home 2 (Atmos) UHDs with Dolby Vision
- Murder on the Orient Express UHD with Atmos now has a February 27 date
A quick update to wish you the best for the on going Holidays and to let you know that I updated the lists on the site with the couple of releases announced recently, even if it’s been a pretty slow news period.
The big one is The Dark Crystal anniversary edition coming to Ultra HD Blu-ray on March 6th with a new Dolby Atmos soundtrack.
The horror movie Jigsaw has also been confirmed with Dolby Atmos on both its Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray next month when it is released on January 23.
We knew it was coming, but now it’s official. The science-fiction movie Blade Runner 2049 from director Denis Villeneuve is now confirmed for Blu-ray and UltraHD Blu-ray on January 16.
Both editions will offer Dolby Atmos, hopefully with a mix as strong as the one in theater.
Just a quick post to let you know I updated the lists on the site with a bunch of upcoming titles for 4K.
Among other things, we now know that Lego Ninjago will have Atmos on both the Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray for its release on December 12.
Moonlight was also confirmed with Atmos, and we already knew it was coming December 12.
Also, quick note that the comedy Daddy’s Home 2 is now up for preorder on Ultra HD Blu-ray, but no official date yet.
A set of new updates on the site for this week, mostly news on UHD and Atmos front this time around.
Hell or High Water
Confirmed for an Ultra HD Blu-ray release on February 13 with Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos.
The movie starring Jennifer Lawrence movie will be released on December 19 with Dolby Atmos both on Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray.
It finally has a release date of December 19 ands both the Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray will have Dolby Atmos while the UHD Blu-ray will have Dolby Vision.
Quick post today to let you know that Bill Hunt at TheDigitalBits has confirmed that Interstellar will be released by Paramount on Ultra HD Blu-ray on December 19. No confirmation yet on the audio track.
I also updated the sites with a lot of other titles confirmed for 4K, including Across the Universe, Cloverfield and 10 Cloverfield Lane.
I just did a quick update on the sites for the following titles announcements.
Dark Knight Trilogy
Still pending an official announcement, but it seems clear now that Batman Begins, The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises will all get an UltraHD Blu-ray release on December 19. No info yet on the audio track, I will let you know once I hear something.
Confirmed on both Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray on December 5 with Dolby Atmos and with Dolby Vision on the 4K release.
The Bill Murray comedy is confirmed for a UltraHD Blu-ray on January 23 with a Dolby Atmos remix.
Kingsman The Golden Circle
Confirmed with Dolby Atmos on Ultra HD Blu-ray, no date yet.
Confirmed with DTS:X on both its Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray release, no date yet.
Just a quick update to confirm that It will feature it’s solid Dolby Atmos soundtrack when released on Ultra HD Blu-ray in the upcoming months by Warner Brothers.
I updated the lists on the site accordingly.
Trying to keep up efficiently with announcements, here are the news of the recent couple of days.
Blade Runner 2049
If there is one movie I’m looking forward to see in my home theater, it must be the new Blade Runner 2049 from Quebec director Denis Villeneuve. This one is now confirmed, without any surprise, on UltraHD Blu-ray. No date or technical details yet.
The four initial movies will be released on UltraHD Blu-ray on December 5. All will be offered with Dolby Atmos, which is all new for the first three titles, as Age of Extinction was one of the initial Blu-rays with Atmos.
Terminator 2 UHD delayed
A lot of specialized medias have shared the news, just wanted to also let you know that Terminator 2 UltraHD Blu-ray is having some problems in production, the release is now postponed to 2018.
Despicable Me 3
The movie was confirmed with Dolby Vision now on its Ultra HD Blu-ray release which is also dated now, for December 5, just in time from Christmas stockings !
As I’m trying to get a better rate of updates, here’s today big announcement from Sony Pictures.
Jumanji, the original one starring Robin Williams, will be released on Ultra HD Blu-ray on December 4 with a Dolby Atmos soundtrack. Please note that a new Blu-ray edition will also be available but without the Atmos track.