Coming Soon to Blu-Ray and DVD: The Big Short, The Hateful Eight, 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 February 20, 2016 we have The Big Short, The Hateful Eight, Grace and Frankie (Season 1), and more. Find out when they’ll be out and what special features movie fans can expect below.

The Big Short Blu-ray Box Cover Art

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

The Big Short (Adam McKay) Rated R [2h 10min] – Four denizens in the world of high-finance predict the credit and housing bubble collapse of the mid-2000s, and decide to take on the big banks for their greed and lack of foresight. Starring Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, John Magaro, Finn Wittrock, and Brad Pitt

Special features include:

  • In the Tranches: Casting (Blu-ray exclusive)
  • The Big Leap: Adam McKay (Blu-ray exclusive)
  • Unlikely Heroes: The Characters of The Big Short (Blu-ray exclusive)
  • The House of Cards: The Rise of the Fall (Blu-ray exclusive)
  • Getting Real: Recreating an Era (Blu-ray exclusive)
  • Deleted Scenes (Blu-ray exclusive)

The Hateful Eight Blu-ray Box Cover Art

Available on Blu-ray and DVD March 29; Digital HD March 15

The Hateful Eight (Quentin Tarantino) Rated R [3h 7min] – In the dead of a Wyoming winter, a bounty hunter and his prisoner find shelter in a cabin currently inhabited by a collection of nefarious characters. Starring Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Walton Goggins, Michael Madsen, Bruce Dern, Demián Bichir, Tim Roth, and Channing Tatum

Special features include:

  • Beyond the Eight: A Behind-the-Scenes Look
  • Sam Jackson’s Guide to Glorious 70mm

Alvin and the Chipmunks The Road Chip Blu-ray Box Cover Art

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

Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (Walt Becker) Rated PG [1h 32min] – Through a series of misunderstandings, Alvin, Simon and Theodore come to believe that Dave is going to propose to his new girlfriend in Miami…and dump them. They have three days to get to him and stop the proposal, saving themselves not only from losing Dave but possibly from gaining a terrible stepbrother. Starring Jason Lee, Jesica Ahlberg, Josh Green, Matthew Gray Gubler, Jesse McCartney, and Justin Long

Special features include:

  • Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Story So Far
  • Cue the Chipmunks: The Great Big Chipmunks Music Finale
  • Our Furry Planet
  • Alvinisms
  • WETA and the Chipmunks: Animators’ Reference Reel
  • Ultimate Playlist:
    • Music Machine
      • “Juicy Wiggle”
      • “South Side”
      • “Iko Iko”
      • “When the Saints Go Marching In/Uptown Funk”
      • “Home”
      • “Funkytown”
      • “I Love Rock N Roll”
      • “Get You Goin'”
      • “Hot N Cold”
      • “Real Wild Child”
      • “Born This Way/Ain’t No Stoppin’ Us Now/Firework”
  • Music Videos (with optional Sing-Along):
    • “Shake Your Groove Thing”
    • “Vacation”
    • “Bad Romance”
  • Lyric Videos:
    • “Juicy Wiggle”
    • “Uptown Munk”
    • “Wreck the Halls”
    • “Pizza Toots”
    • “I Want Chipmunks for Christmas (a.k.a. Pester Song)
  • Munk Rock
  • RedFoo “Squeaky Wiggle” Dance Instructional
  • After the Party: A Munkumentary

Grace and Frankie Blu-ray Box Cover Art

Available on DVD and Digital HD April 12

Grace and Frankie (Marta Kauffman and Howard J. Morris) Rated TV-MA [30min] – Finding out that their husbands are not just work partners, but have also been romantically involved for the last 20 years, two women with an already strained relationship try to cope with the circumstances together. Starring Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Martin Sheen, and Sam Waterston

Special features include:

  • “Beginning of the End” Featurette
  • Gag Reel
  • Audio Commentaries with the Cast and Crew
    • The Elevator – Commentary with Creators Marta Kauffman and Howard J. Morris
    • The Vows – Commentary with actors Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin and creators Marta Kauffman and Howard J. Morris
  • Season Two Sneak Peek

Strike Back Season 4 Blu-ray Box Cover Art

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

Strike Back (Andy Harries) Rated TV-MA [45min] – The actions of ‘Section 20’, a secretive unit of British military intelligence. A team of special operations personnel conduct several high risk missions throughout the globe. Starring Sullivan Stapleton, Philip Winchester, and Michelle Lukes

Special features include:

  • No special features included

Misconduct Blu-ray Box Cover Art

Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD April 19

Misconduct (Shintaro Shimosawa) Rated R [1h 46min] – When an ambitious young lawyer takes on a big case against a powerful and ruthless executive of a large pharmaceutical company, he soon finds himself involved in a case of blackmail and corruption. Starring Josh Duhamel, Anthony Hopkins, and Al Pacino

Special features include:

  • “The Making of Misconduct” Featurette
  • Deleted Scenes

Standoff Blu-ray Box Cover Art

Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD April 12

Standoff (Adam Alleca) Rated R [1h 20min] – Carter, a troubled veteran, gets a chance at redemption by protecting a 12 year-old girl from an assassin after she witnesses a murder. Starring Thomas Jane, Laurence Fishburne, and Ella Ballentine

Special features include:

  • No special features available at this time

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.


All plot synopses courtesy of IMDb.com

Coming Soon to Blu-ray and DVD

Click here for more home video announcements

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.