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Gremlins is Coming to Ultra HD Blu-ray



In Celebration of its 35th Anniversary, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Announces the Beloved Horror Comedy Film

Gremlins


Arriving on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray and Digital for the First Time on October 1st, 2019






BURBANK, CA, June X, 2019 – Warner Bros. Home Entertainment announced today that 1984’s Gremlins will be released on Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack and Digital on October 1. Directed by Joe Dante (Innerspace, The ‘Burbs)) and written by Chris Columbus (The Goonies, Young Sherlock Holmes), the film stars Zach Galligan as Billy Peltzer, Phoebe Cates as Kate Beringer, and Hoyt Axton and Randall Peltzer, along with the voices of Frank Welker as Stripe and Howie Mandel as Gizmo.
Gremlins was produced by Michael Finnell and executive produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall, and Steven Spielberg.
Ultra HD* showcases 4K resolution with High Dynamic Range (HDR) and a wider color spectrum, offering consumers brighter, deeper, more lifelike colors for a home entertainment viewing experience like never before.
Gremlins will be available on Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack for $41.99 SRP and includes an Ultra HD Blu-ray disc with the feature film in 4K with HDR and a Blu-ray disc with the feature film and special features. Fans can also own Gremlins in 4K Ultra HD via purchase from select digital retailers beginning on October 1st.

SYNOPSIS
Gremlins is a wildly original roller-coaster ride of hilarious mischief. One minute your hair will stand on end, the next you’ll hold your sides with laughter at the havoc these supposedly gentle furballs create when the rules surrounding their care and feeding are inadvertently broken one fateful Christmas. Written by Chris Columbus and directed by Joe Dante, Gremlins unleashes special effects that dazzle and enchant and merriment that lingers in the memory.

Ultra HD Blu-ray and Blu-ray Elements
Gremlins Ultra HD Blu-ray contains the following previously released special features:
• Filmmakers’ Commentary with Director Joe Dante, Producer Michael Finnell and Special Effects Artist Chris Walas
• Cast Commentary with Director Joe Dante, Zack Galligan, Phoebe Cates, Dick Miller, and Howie Mandel
• Gremlins: Behind the Scenes Featurette
• Additional Scenes with Commentary
• Photo Gallery
• Theatrical Trailers
• Additional Scenes
• Cute. Clever. Mischievous. Intelligent: Making Gremlins
• Gremlins: The Gift of the Mogwai (motion comic)
• The Last Gremlin (motion comic)
• From Gizmo to Gremlins: Creating the Creatures
• Hangin’ with Hoyt on the set of Gremlins


DIGITAL DISTRIBUTION ELEMENTS

On October 1, Gremlins 4K UHD will be available to own for streaming and download to watch anywhere in high definition and standard definition on favorite devices from select digital retailers including GooglePlay, Vudu, Xbox and others.

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*Digital movies or TV episodes allow fans to watch a digital version of their movie or TV show anywhere, on their favorite devices. Digital movies or TV episodes are included with the purchase of specially marked Blu-ray discs. With digital, consumers are able to instantly stream and download movies and TV shows to TVs, computers, tablets and smartphones through retail services like CinemaNow, Flixster Video, Vudu and more. For more information on compatible devices and services go to wb.com/digitalmoviefaq. Consult a digital retailer for details and requirements and for a list of digital-compatible devices.

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PRODUCT SRP
Ultra HD Blu-ray $41.99*

Standard Street Date: October 1, 2019
EST Street Date: October 1, 2019
Ultra HD Blu-ray Languages: English, Spanish, Canadian French, Parisian French
Ultra HD Blu-ray Subtitles: English SDH, Spanish, Canadian French, Parisian French
Running Time: 106 minutes
Rating: Rated PG










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Does it have Atmos or Dts:X?
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Does it have Atmos or Dts:X?

Greetings,

Based on the information provided in the press release I would say neither. I will confirm.


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Already pre-ordered it. Would have been perfect to bundle Gremlins and Gremlins 2: The New Batch into one collection. They did it for Ghostbusters, Bad Boys, etc. Kinda annoying, if I'm honest.
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Hope they can photoshop a better cover before it's released.

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I'm having a hard enough time waiting for Alita
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