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Family Drama ‘Believe’ Launching Smith Global Media (Exclusive)

Family Drama ‘Believe’ Launching Smith Global Media (Exclusive)
In the latest entry in the faith-based market, Smith Global Media and Power of 3 Entertainment are teaming up for a Dec. 2 release of the family drama “Believe” in about 600 U.S. locations.

Harry Smith, Will Smith’s younger brother, heads Smith Global Media in partnership with Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Sphe), with creative and infrastructure support provided by Overbrook Entertainment. Smith said the company will focus on projects with budgets in the $5 million range.

The film centers on the annual Christmas pageant in a small Virginia town, where the automotive business backing that pageant has been hit by financial hardships. The owner is forced to choose between selling the family business and canceling the beloved pageant or sticking out hardships despite his rapidly declining popularity in the community — when he meets a boy who believes in miracles.

“I picked ‘Believe’ as our first release because it’s a great way
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*Updated* Bonus Features & Specs for Halloween The Complete Collection Blu-ray Set

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Scream Factory and Anchor Bay’s Halloween The Complete Collection Blu-ray box set was recently announced to come out on September 23rd. The 15-disc collection includes all of the Halloween movies together for the first time, including the rare producer’s cut of Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers. An updated list of special features have been revealed that should please fans of genre favorite Tom Atkins and Sean Clark’s Horror’s Hallowed Grounds.

“Now that the Michael Myers have returned from Comic Con, work resumes on Anchor Bay Entertainment’s and Scream Factory’s Halloween Complete Collection Blu-ray™ set. While the finishing touches are being made as of this writing, we are still adding new bonus features and supplemental materials to the release. Also, as a small taste of what to expect, please see the comparison photos below from an previously unauthorized VHS release of Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers
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A Clear Look at Halloween 6 The Producer's Cut from the Halloween The Complete Collection Blu-ray Set; New Features Added!

For many years the producer's cut of Halloween 6 has been the holy grail of the Halloween franchise. That's about to change.

Scream Factory/Anchor Bay's release of Halloween: The Complete Collection Blu-ray set is finally giving the movie back to fans.

While the finishing touches are being made as of this writing, the powers-that-be are still(!) adding new bonus features and supplemental materials to the release.

Also, as a small taste of what to expect, see the comparison photos below from a previously unauthorized VHS release of Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers and a screengrab from the all-new high-definition master from the Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers Producers’ Cut Blu-ray, available for the first time on September 23rd!

Below you'll also find updated special feature and tech specs. The new additions are noted.

Halloween Box Set Release Details

Anchor Bay Entertainment and Scream Factory proudly announce the
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#Sdcc '14: Halloween - Behold the Michael Slide

Apparently, it took more than one Michael Myers to help spread the word regarding September 23rd's Halloween Complete Collection Blu-ray set at the San Diego Comic-Con, and once they got together... well, have a look. You certainly don't see this every day!

Halloween Box Set Release Details

Anchor Bay Entertainment and Scream Factory proudly announce the bonus features and technical specifications for the September 23rd Halloween Complete Collection Blu-ray™ set.

This new set boasts a wealth of New bonus features including 7 brand New featurettes, 3 brand New commentaries, 4 brand New interviews – with many of the participants sharing their thoughts about the franchise for the first time -- and New transfers and audio specs on selected titles.

Disc 1 – John Carpenter’s Halloween (1978)

Bonus Features:

HD transfer supervised and approved by cinematographer Dean Cundey New Audio Commentary With Director Of Photography Dean Cundey, Editor Tommy Lee Wallace And The Shape, Nick Castle Audio
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#SDCC14: Halloween Box Set Promo - An Army of Shapes Marches on Comic-Con

In honor of Scream Factory/Anchor Bay's Halloween: The Complete Collection Blu-ray set, the powers-that-be unleashed The Shape on Comic-Con in a big-ass way, and we were right there to catch the fun! Check it out!

Halloween Box Set Release Details

Anchor Bay Entertainment and Scream Factory proudly announce the bonus features and technical specifications for the September 23rd Halloween Complete Collection Blu-ray™ set.

This new set boasts a wealth of New bonus features including 7 brand New featurettes, 3 brand New commentaries, 4 brand New interviews – with many of the participants sharing their thoughts about the franchise for the first time -- and New transfers and audio specs on selected titles.

Disc 1 – John Carpenter’s Halloween (1978)

Bonus Features:

HD transfer supervised and approved by cinematographer Dean Cundey New Audio Commentary With Director Of Photography Dean Cundey, Editor Tommy Lee Wallace And The Shape, Nick Castle Audio Commentary with Co-Writer/Director John Carpenter
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Full details announced for Halloween: The Complete Collection on Blu-ray

In June, we reported that a new, 10-disc bumper blu-ray set for the entire Halloween film collection was due to be released. Now, Anchor Bay Entertainment and Scream Factory have announced the full details for the collection, due for release in September.

Here’s the full details and the press release:

Disc 1 – John Carpenter’s Halloween (1978)

1080p, 2.35:1 HD transfer supervised and approved by cinematographer Dean Cundey Dolby TrueHD 7.1; Original 1978 Audio in Dolby TrueHD Mono Sound English Sdh, Spanish Subtitles New Audio Commentary With Director Of Photography Dean Cundey, Editor Tommy Lee Wallace And The Shape, Nick Castle Audio Commentary with Co-Writer/Director John Carpenter and Actress Jamie Lee Curtis. The Night She Came Home Featurette On Location: 25 Years Later Featurette TV Version Footage Television Spots Theatrical Trailer TV and Radio Spots

Disc 2 – John Carpenter’s Halloween: Exclusive to Deluxe Edition (1978)

1080p, 2.35:1 Video Dolby Surround 5.1; Pcm 5.1; Original 1978 Mono Audio English Sdh,
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'Halloween: The Complete Collection' Blu-ray Special Features Revealed

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'Halloween: The Complete Collection' Blu-ray Special Features Revealed
Anchor Bay Entertainment and Scream Factory proudly announce the bonus features and technical specifications for the September 23rd Halloween The Complete Collection Blu-ray set. This new set boasts a wealth of new bonus features including 7 brand new featurettes, 3 brand new commentaries, 4 brand new interviews - with many of the participants sharing their thoughts about the franchise for the first time -- and new transfers and audio specs on selected titles.

Take a look at the artwork, along with the full listing below for each disc in the 15-disc Deluxe Edition.

Disc 1 - John Carpenter's Halloween (1978)

Bonus Features:

HD transfer supervised and approved by cinematographer Dean CundeyNew Audio Commentary With Director Of Photography Dean Cundey, Editor Tommy Lee Wallace And The Shape, Nick CastleAudio Commentary with Co-Writer/Director John Carpenter and Actress Jamie Lee Curtis."The Night She Came Home" Featurette"On Location: 25 Years Later" FeaturetteTV Version FootageTelevision SpotsTheatrical TrailerTV
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Anchor Bay/Scream Factory releases full specs/special features for Halloween: The Complete Collection!

Fans anxiously waiting to hear the full specs/special features for Anchor Bay/Scream Factory’s upcoming epic Halloween: The Complete Collection Bluray set can now throw celebration parties, as word has arrived, fully detailing what goodies new and old are in store, when the set is unleashed September 23rd! Taking a look at the special features, there is no way that this set isn’t the Bluray release of the year. Will you fright fanatics be picking this one up?

Disc 1 – John Carpenter’s Halloween (1978)

Bonus Features:

HD transfer supervised and approved by cinematographer Dean Cundey New Audio Commentary With Director Of Photography Dean Cundey, Editor Tommy Lee Wallace And The Shape, Nick Castle Audio Commentary with Co-Writer/Director John Carpenter and Actress Jamie Lee Curtis. “The Night She Came Home” Featurette “On Location: 25 Years Later” Featurette TV Version Footage Television Spots Theatrical Trailer TV and Radio
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Halloween: The Complete Collection Full Blu-ray Specs Revealed! #MichaelisComingHome

Listen up, trick-or-treaters! Right now we have the skinny on the single most eagerly anticipated home video release of this year, Scream Factory/Anchor Bay's Halloween: The Complete Collection Blu-ray set.

Loomis once proclaimed that we "don't know what death is." That may bet true, but after this we'll at least we know we'll die smiling!

Halloween Box Set Release Details

Anchor Bay Entertainment and Scream Factory proudly announce the bonus features and technical specifications for the September 23rd Halloween Complete Collection Blu-ray™ set. This new set boasts a wealth of New bonus features including 7 brand New featurettes, 3 brand New commentaries, 4 brand New interviews – with many of the participants sharing their thoughts about the franchise for the first time -- and New transfers and audio specs on selected titles.

Disc 1 – John Carpenter’s Halloween (1978)

Bonus Features:

HD transfer supervised and approved by cinematographer Dean Cundey New Audio Commentary With Director Of Photography Dean Cundey,
See full article at Dread Central »

Bonus Features & Specs Announced for Halloween The Complete Collection Blu-ray Set

  • DailyDead
Scream Factory and Anchor Bay recently announced that they’ve teamed up for Halloween The Complete Collection Blu-ray box set. Due out on September 23rd, the 15-disc collection includes all of the Halloween movies together for the first time, including the rare producer’s cut of Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers. Here’s a look at the official list of specs and bonus feature for the entire set:

Anchor Bay Entertainment and Scream Factory proudly announce the bonus features and technical specifications for the September 23rd Halloween Complete Collection Blu-ray™ set. This new set boasts a wealth of New bonus features including 7 brand New featurettes, 3 brand New commentaries, 4 brand New interviews – with many of the participants sharing their thoughts about the franchise for the first time — and New transfers and audio specs on selected titles.”

Disc 1 – John Carpenter’s Halloween (1978)

Bonus Features:

HD transfer supervised and approved by cinematographer
See full article at DailyDead »

‘Iq-145′ - Stunning Visuals, Clunky Story

It looks like Thomas Dekker is trying to become the sci-fi series poster boy. First his jaunt as the cheerleader's not-so-gay best friend in Heroes, recently the iconic John Connor in Terminator: Sarah Connor Chronicles, and the lead in this summer's greenscreen-heavy sci-fi web series Iq-145. The series completed its 12 episode season in August, before Bebo picked it up for a re-release this fall. Created by Billy Dickson (One Tree Hill) and Chad Cooperman (Heroes: Destiny) Iq-145 is a story about Nate Palmer (Dekker) who is recruited by a secret organization to help search for his father’s last experiment, a stolen nano-micro-co-processor chip, but will soon discover that it is he that is the experiment. In his journey he is helped by his judgmental partner Beth (Linsdsey McKeon), his school friend Jen (Amber Brook Wallace), and their boss Jake Berringer (Brad Rowe). And in case you didn't figure it out,
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