Coming Soon to 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray: 'Jack Reacher,' 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,' and More

Posted Thu May 3, 2018 at 01:20 PM PDT by
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Films starring Tom Cruise, Megan Fox, and more are all in the works for 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray. 

In an early announcement to retailers, several new discs are being prepped for 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray throughout June and July from Universal, Paramount, Sony, and Shout Factory.

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

Following the previous release of a 3-film boxset, Universal has now announced plans to offer standalone 4K Ultra HD Blu-rays for James DeMonaco's The Purge, The Purge: Anarchy, and The Purge: Election Year on June 12. All three films will feature 2160p video with HDR10 and a DTS:X soundtrack. Supplements will include:

The Purge

- Surviving the Night: The Making of The Purge

The Purge: Anarchy

- Deleted Scenes
- Behind the Anarchy

The Purge: Election Year

- Deleted Scenes
- Inside The Purge
- Character Spotlight: Leo

 

 

 

Paramount is bringing Christopher McQuarrie's Jack Reacher starring Tom Cruise, Rosamund Pike, and Richard Jenkins to 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray on June 26. Full specs have not been announced yet, but supplements are expected to mirror those found on the previous Blu-ray release.

In addition, the studio is prepping Jonathan Liebesman's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles starring Megan Fox, Will Arnett, and William Fichtner for 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray on July 17. Full specs have not been announced yet, but supplements are expected to mirror those found on the previous Blu-ray release.

 

 

Sony has announced plans to expand its 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray release of Harold Ramis' Groundhog Day starring Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, and Chris Elliott to all retailers on June 26. The title was previously a Best Buy exclusive. The disc features 2160p video with HDR10 and a Dolby Atmos soundtrack. Supplements include:

- Commentary
- Featurettes
- Deleted Scenes

 

Finally, Shout Factory is bringing Greg MacGillivray's IMAX: Dream Big: Engineering Our World narrated by Jeff Bridges and IMAX: National Parks Adventure narrated by Robert Redford to 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray on July 24. Full specs and supplements have not been announced yet, but both releases will include Ultra HD, Blu-ray 3D, and Blu-ray discs.

 

 

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 June and July.

Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
Groundhog Day - 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray (Best Buy Exclusive) (Ultra HD)
Jack Reacher - 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray (Ultra HD)
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray (Ultra HD)
The Purge: Anarchy - 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray (Ultra HD)
The Purge: Election Year - 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray (Ultra HD)
The Purge - 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray (Ultra HD)
IMAX: Dream Big: Engineering Our World - 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray (Ultra HD)
IMAX: National Parks Adventure - 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray (Ultra HD)
Tags: Disc Announcements, Universal, Paramount, Sony, Shout Factory (all tags)