Coming Soon to 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray: 'Inception,' 'Moonlight,' and More

Posted Wed Nov 15, 2017 at 06:00 AM PST by
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Movies from Christopher Nolan, Barry Jenkins, Julie Taymor, and Harold Ramis are all heading to 4K Blu-ray.

According to new pre-order pages on Amazon and Best Buy, several catalog titles are being prepped for 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray in December and January from Sony, Warner Bros., and Lionsgate.

Here's a full rundown of all the recently added listings:

First up, Lionsgate is set to bring Barry Jenkins' Moonlight starring Naomie Harris, Mahershala Ali, André Holland, Janelle Monáe, Ashton Sanders, and Trevante Rhodes to 4K Blu-ray on December 12. Full details have not been announced yet, but the disc is expected to include 2160p video with HDR. Supplements will likely mirror those found on the previously released standard Blu-ray edition.

 

Meanwhile, Best Buy now has a pre-order listing from Warner Bros. for Christopher Nolan's Inception starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ellen Page, Tom Hardy, Ken Watanabe, and Dileep Rao on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray. An official announcement has not been made yet, but the site currently features a December 19 release date. The disc will offer 2160p video with HDR and supplements are expected to be the same as those found on the previous standard Blu-ray edition.

 

Sony is prepping Julie Taymor's Across the Universe starring Evan Rachel Wood, Jim Sturgess, Joe Anderson, Dana Fuchs, and Martin Luther McCoy for 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray on January 9. No other info has been announced yet, but the disc will feature 2160p video with HDR and supplements will likely mirror those found on the currently available standard Blu-ray.

In addition, Sony is set to bring Harold Ramis' Groundhog Day starring Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, and Chris Elliott to Ultra HD Blu-ray on January 23. The disc will initially be offered as a Best Buy exclusive and will feature 2160p video with HDR and a Dolby Atmos soundtrack. Supplements will include Director's Commentary, Deleted Scenes, and more.

 

 

You can find the latest specs for all of the titles listed above linked from our 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Release Schedule, where they are indexed throughout December and January.

Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
Groundhog Day - 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray (Best Buy Exclusive) (Ultra HD)
Inception - 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray (Ultra HD)
Across the Universe - 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray (Ultra HD)
Moonlight - 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray (Ultra HD)
Tags: Disc Announcements, Sony, Warner Bros., Lionsgate (all tags)