Coming Soon to Blu-Ray and DVD: Carol, The Peanuts Movie, The Night Before, and More

While we provide you with a list of available new releases Now Available to Own every Tuesday, Coming Soon to Blu-ray and DVD looks at all of the recent home video announcements. For the week of January 16, 2016 we have the Carol, The Peanuts Movie, The Night Before, and more. Find out when they’ll be out and what special features movie fans can expect below.

Carol Blu-Ray Box Cover Art

Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD March 15

Carol (Tood Haynes) Rated R  [118 min] – An aspiring photographer develops an intimate relationship with an older woman. Starring Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Sarah Paulson, Kyle Chandler, and Jake Lacy

Special features include:

  • Q&A with cast and filmmakers
  • Behind the Scenes Gallery featuring cast and crew

The Peanuts Movie Blu-Ray Box Cover Art

Available on 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD March 8

The Peanuts Movie (Steve Martino) Rated G [88 min] – Snoopy embarks upon his greatest mission as he and his team take to the skies to pursue their arch-nemesis, while his best pal Charlie Brown begins his own epic quest back home to win the love of his life. Starring Noah Schnapp, Bill Melendez, and Hadley Belle Miller

Special features include:

  • Snoopy Snippets – Can’t get enough of your favorite Peanuts characters? These six all-new Snoopy Snippets will brighten your day!
  • You Never Grow Up Charlie Brown – In this fascinating documentary, you’ll learn about Charles Schulz, the history of the Peanuts gang, and their journey to the big screen!
  • Snoopy’s Sibling Salute – It’s a Snoopy family reunion as The Peanuts Movie filmmakers introduce viewers to Snoopy’s siblings: Andy, Olaf, Spike, Belle and Marbles.
  • Learn To Draw Snoopy, Woodstock and Charlie Brown – Director Steve Martino provides fun, step-by-step tutorials on how to draw Snoopy, Woodstock and Charlie Brown.
  • Get Down With Snoopy and Woodstock Music Video – Clap, dance and sing along with Snoopy, Woodstock and Charlie Brown to an all-new version of everyone’s favorite Peanuts song!
  • “Better When I’m Dancin'” Meghan Trainor Lyric Video – The Peanuts gang is dancing up a storm with moves like you’ve never seen before—and on-screen lyrics so you can sing along.
  • “Better When I’m Dancin'” Meghan Trainor Music Video – Escape to a wonderful, whimsical world with Meghan Trainor’s music video for her hit song “Better When I’m Dancin’.”
  • Behind The Scenes of “Better When I’m Dancin'” – Meghan Trainor takes you on an exclusive tour behind the scenes and on the set of her “Better When I’m Dancin'” music video!
  • Snoopy’s Playlist – Now the music from the movie is at your fingertips—use Snoopy’s Playlist to jump directly to your favorite songs.

The Night Before Blu-Ray Box Cover Art

Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD March 1

The Night Before (Jonathan Levine) Rated R [101 min] – On Christmas eve, three lifelong friends spend the night in New York City looking for the Holy Grail of Christmas parties. Starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen, Jillian Bell, Anthony Mackie, Lizzy Caplan, Michael Shannon, and Ilana Glazer

Special features include:

  • Cast Gag Reel
  • Making One Epic Party: 20 Minutes of On-Set Shenanigans
  • Four Featurettes:
    • “The Spirit of Christmas
    • Drunkest Santas on The Block
    • Whale Juice: Extended Strip Club Scene
    • Midnight Mass with Nana
  • Deleted & Extended Scenes (Blu-ray exclusive)
  • Mr. Green Line-O Rama (Blu-ray exclusive)
  • Christmas in the Summer Featurette (Blu-ray exclusive)

The Expanse Season 1 Blu-Ray Box Cover Art

Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD April 5

The Expanse (Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby) Rated TV-14 [60 min] – The crew of the Canterbury discover a derelict vessel which holds a secret that may be devastating to human existence.Creators: Starring Thomas Jane, Steven Strait, Cas Anvar, Dominque Tipper, Wes Chatham, and Shohreh Aghdashloo

Special features include:

  • Exclusive bonus footage

Victor Frankenstein Blu-Ray Box Cover Art

Available on Blu-ray and DVD March 8; Digital HD February 23

Victor Frankenstein (Paul McGuigan) Rated PG-13 [110 min] – Told from Igor’s perspective, we see the troubled young assistant’s dark origins, his redemptive friendship with the young medical student Viktor Von Frankenstein, and become eyewitnesses to the emergence of how Frankenstein became the man – and the legend – we know today Starring Daniel Radcliffe, James McAvoy, and Jessica Brown Findlay

Special features include:

  • Deleted Scenes – Blu-ray Exclusive
  • The Making of Victor Frankenstein
  • Galleries – Production Design, Production Photography and Behind-The-Scenes
  • Theatrical trailer

Phoenix Criterion Blu-Ray Box Cover Art

Available on Criterion Blu-ray April 26

Phoenix (Christian Petzold) Rated PG-13 [98 min] – A disfigured concentration-camp survivor, unrecognizable after facial reconstruction surgery, searches ravaged postwar Berlin for the husband who might have betrayed her to the Nazis. Starring Nina Hoss, Ronald Zehrfeld, and Nina Kunzendorf

Special features include:

  • New 4K digital master, with 5.1 surround DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack on the Blu-ray
  • New conversation between director Christian Petzold and actor Nina Hoss
  • New interview with cinematographer Hans Fromm
  • New documentary featuring on-set interviews from 2013 with Petzold, Hoss, actors Nina Kunzendorf and Ronald Zehrfeld, and production designer Kade Gruber
  • Trailer
  • New English subtitle translation
  • PLUS: An essay by critic Michael Koresky

And that’s it for this week. What are you looking forward to picking up when they release?

Stay tuned for more Blu-Ray and DVD announcements every Saturday.

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