Here are the latest announcements for Atmos, DTS:X and Ultra HD Blu-ray.
Ghost in the Shell
The Paramount Pictures movie starring Scarlet Johansson will be released on July 25 with a Dolby Atmos sountrack on it’s Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D and Ultra HD Blu-ray editions.
Kong: Skull Island
The Warner movie will be released on Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray with a Dolby Atmos soundtrack on July 18. No confirmation yet if the 3D Blu-ray will have the Atmos track, I’ll try to let you know once confirmed.
The DreamWorks animated movie will feature a Dolby Atmos soundtrack on its Ultra HD Blu-ray version once released on July 25.
Batman and Harley Quinn
The animated movie from Warner will be released on August 29 on Ultra HD Blu-ray. No word yet on the audio format.
The Universal movie has been confirmed for Ultra HD Blu-ray with a DTS:X soundtrack for September 12.
Other Ultra HD Blu-ray titles confirmed
Some other titles were also confirmed for Ultra HD Blu-ray : Hickok on August 15, King Arthur: Legend of The Sword, Snatched, Baywatch and Wonder Woman.
Quick confirmation that The Lego Batman Movie will be released by Warner Brothers on Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray with Dolby Atmos on June 13.
Please note that it seems that the 3D Blu-ray edition will not have the Atmos track, as it’s often been the case recently, probably because of disk space issues.
Quick update on a couple of releases confirmed recently on Ultra HD and Blu-ray.
Live By Night
Warner will release the Ben Affleck movie on March 21 on Blu-ray with a Dolby Atmos soundtrack. No Ultra HD Blu-ray edition have been announced at this point.
Expendables & Expendables 2
The two movies from Lionsgate will have an Ultra HD Blu-ray release, now with a Dolby Atmos soundtrack. Both will be available on May 2.
3:10 to Yuma
The Lionsgate movie will receive a brand new DTS:X soundtrack when release on UltraHD Blu-ray on May 2.
Great news for Harry Potter fans as Warner Brothers confirmed the eight movies of the series will be available on Ultra HD Blu-ray this year. All of them will feature a brand new DTS:X soundtrack.
The last four movies will be available on March 28, same day as the release of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. The first four titles don’t have an official release date yet.
Quick message to confirm that three more titles were confirmed for Dolby Atmos.
The animated movie from Fox coming out on February 7 will contain a Dolby Atmos soundtrack on its 4K edition.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
The Warner Brothers movie was confirmed for March 28 with Dolby Atmos on Blu-ray, 3D Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray.
The re-release from Sony wad confirmed with a Dolby Atmos soundtrack. No date has been confirmed yet.
With CES this week, there’s been a good level of confirmation of Ultra HD Blu-ray titles from the studios.
Underworld Blood Wars
The new action title from Sony will be released this Spring with a Dolby Atmos soundtrack. And from the Amazon listing, it seems the disc will be UHD + 3D Blu-ray as we’ve seen with Ghostbusters.
Catalog Titles From Sony
Sony is preparing new 4K releases for the following titles : Dracula, The Fifth Element and Close Encounters of the Third Kind. It’s fait to say that the first two titles will have their Atmos soundtrack from their recent Blu-ray release.
The animated movie from Universal was confirmed on UltraHD Blu-ray with a Spring release.
Confirmed through Amazon listing, the action movie from the 20th Century Fox will be released on Ultra HD Blu-ray
The movie from Paramount was also confirmed through Amazon for a release on Ultra HD Blu-ray.
The movie on NASA from 20th Century Fox is also coming to Ultra HD Blu-ray
The movie starring Will Smith from Warner will be available on UHD Blu-ray this Spring.
As we are getting closer to the end of the year, here are some new Ultra HD Blu-ray releases confirmed by the studios.
Warner now confirmed the movie would be released on January 10, but only with a DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1 track.
Birth of a Nation, The
The movie was now confirmed by Fox on Ultra HD Blu-ray for January 10 with a DTS-HD MA 5.1 track.
Keeping Up With The Joneses
The movie from the 20th Century Fox now has a release date of January 17 on UHD Blu-ray and it’s now confirmed it will not have object based audio either, with a DTS-HD MA 7.1 track.
Trying to catchup with the recent announcements, here’s a quick post with what’s coming on Atmos, DTS:X and Ultra HD Blu-ray.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
The Harry Potter universe movie will be available on Ultra HD Blu-ray will be available on Ultra HD Blu-ray, no official date yet.
The Girl On The Train
Universal will release this triller on Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray on January 17 with a DTS:X track on both editions.
Lionsgate will release the action movie on Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray on January 10 with a Dolby Atmos soundtrack on both editions.
Planet Earth II
The BBC will release the new documentary on Ultra HD Blu-ray. No official date yet.
Warner has confirmed The Accountant on Ultra HD Blu-ray for January 31.
Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk
Sony will release this movie on Ultra HD Blu-ray on February 7.
Again, quick update to let you know that Warner confirmed that all of the Blu-ray, 3D Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray will feature Dolby Atmos.
Quick update to let you know that Warner Brothers will release Sully on both Blu-ray and UltraHD Blu-ray with Dolby Atmos. No release date has been confirmed yet.