Posted Tue Jul 3, 2007 at 11:24 AM PDT
Universal Studios Home Entertainment has announced its second wave
of September HD DVD releases, including the catalog hits 'Patch
People' and the 1994 remake of 'The
Due in stores September 25, all three titles will boast the studio's standard
1080p/VC-1 transfers, and -- in what appears to be a newfound, unilateral support
for high-resolution audio -- Dolby TrueHD 5.1 surround tracks.
These three new titles follow Universal's announcement last week
of a first wave of two September HD DVD catalog releases, 'For
the Love of the Game' and 'The
'Patch Adams' and 'Cat People' are both set to include all of the same supplements
as their standard-def DVD counterparts, including audio commentary, featurettes
and more. ('The Getaway,' like the previous DVD edition, will be featureless.)
Universal has set a suggested $29.98 list price for each.
We've added all three titles to our HD
DVD Release Schedule, under September 25. Stay tuned for box art to be revealed
in the coming days.
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- Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
Cat People (1982) (HD DVD)
The Getaway (1994) (HD DVD)
Patch Adams (HD DVD)
The Last Starfighter (HD DVD)
For Love of the Game (HD DVD)