Mill Creek Entertainment has tabbed July 22 as retail release date for six new Blu-ray releases … all priced to collect at just $9.98 each.
Leading the pack is director Matthew Robbins’ 1985 action hit, Legend of Billie Jean: Fair is Fair Edition, which teamed Helen Slater with Christian Slater and Peter Coyote. A DVD SKU will also be available on the same date and bonus features for the Blu-ray and DVD editions include commentary by actor Helen Slater and Yeardley Smith.
Also getting both DVD and Blu-ray action July 22 is filmmaker Phil Joanou’s 2006 film starring Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, The Gridiron Gang.
Blu-ray only product offerings are Anaconda (1997 starring Jennifer Lopez, Ice Cube, Jon Voight and Eric Stoltz), Donnie Brasco (also from 1997 and teaming Johnny Depp with Al Pacino), Flatliners (director Joel Schumacher’s 1990 horror smash with Julia Roberts, Kiefer Sutherland, Kevin Bacon and William Baldwin) and Last Action Hero (1993 starring Arnold Schwarzenegger).
On the DVD release front from Mill Creek Entertainment during the month of July, look for three collections with a special focus on World War I: The Great War: 1914-1918 - A Year-by-Year Account of WWI (a double-disc set), Warbirds Over the Trenches (also two discs) and World War I: 100th Anniversary Collection (a massive six-disc assembly featuring 20 different documentaries on the “War to End All Wars”), This will be available to own on July 8.
On July 15 the first two DVD SKUs featuring child star Gary Coleman as Arnold will be available to own at just ($9.98 each) —Diff'rent Strokes: The Complete First Season and Diff'rent Strokes: The Complete Second Season (both are double-disc sets).
The same date, July 15, marks the DVD debut of the three-film collection titled Fast as Hell. Included here are three films from H.B. Halicki — The Junkman, Deadline Auto Theft and Gone in 60 Seconds II. SRP is just $14.98 for the trio.
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