• ‘Grease’ Celebrates 40th at Cannes

    Paramount Pictures hosted a screening of Grease at this year’s Cannes Film Festival in France to celebrate the film’s 40th anniversary. Star John Travolta and director Randal Kleiser took part in the Cinéma de la Plage event May 16 where the restored film was shown to fans an outdoor screening on the beach. Grease: 40th Anniversary Edition is … Continue reading “‘Grease’ Celebrates 40th at Cannes”

  • Gardening With ‘Peter Rabbit’

    To celebrate Earth Day and the April 20 digital home entertainment release of Peter Rabbit, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment partnered with Slow Food USA and schools in New York City and Los Angeles to launch school and community gardens. In New York City April 20, DIY Network gardening expert and host Sara Bendrick led efforts … Continue reading “Gardening With ‘Peter Rabbit’”

  • ‘Deep Blue Sea 2’ at Monsterpalooza

    Warner Bros. Home Entertainment hosted a Deep Blue Sea 2 panel at Monsterpalooza in Pasadena Saturday, April 14. The direct-to-video movie was released on Blu-ray, DVD and digital April 17.

  • EMA at NAB

    The Entertainment Merchants Association (EMA) had a strong presence at this year’s National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) convention in Las Vegas. The trade association hosted a Digital EMA Forum on April 10 that was attended by more than 80 leaders in OTT video. The forum focused on the benefits and challenges of adoption of specifications … Continue reading “EMA at NAB”

  • ‘Cover Versions’ Premiere

    The premiere of the film Cover Versions took place April 9 at the Landmark Regent Theater in Westwood, Calif. The movie deals with members of a rock band being interrogated by police and telling a different story about how a fan ended up dead in the pool at one of their out-of-control parties. Sony Pictures … Continue reading “‘Cover Versions’ Premiere”

  • ‘Suicide Squad’ at WonderCon

    Filmmakers and cast members of Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay were on hand March 23 to help promote the film at WonderCon 2018 at the Anaheim Convention Center. The latest direct-to-video animated superhero adventure from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment is available now digitally and arrives on Blu-ray, DVD and 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray April 10.

  • ‘Star Wars’ at SXSW

    Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment debuted the documentary The Director and the Jedi, a full-length behind-the-scenes look at Star Wars: The Last Jedi, March 12 at the Paramount Theatre at SXSW Film Festival in Austin, Texas. The documentary is one of the bonus features on the home video versions of Last Jedi, which will be … Continue reading “‘Star Wars’ at SXSW”

  • ‘Justice League’ Light Show at SXSW

    To promote the March 13 Blu-ray release of Justice League, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment created an interactive light display at SXSW within DC’s comic book pop-up shop and Superhero experience. The activation included an interactive sidewalk and holograms that activated with scenes from the movie and corresponding Superhero logos from all six members of the … Continue reading “‘Justice League’ Light Show at SXSW”

  • Mark Hamill Honored With Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

    “Star Wars” icon Mark Hamill was honored with the 2,630th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame with a ceremony March 8 in front of the El Capitan Theatre in Los Angeles with special guests Harrison Ford, George Lucas, Billie Lourd, Kelly Marie Tran and R2-D2. Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment releases Star Wars: The Last … Continue reading “Mark Hamill Honored With Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame”

  • ‘Coco Day in L.A.’, Feb. 27, 2018

    The city of Los Angeles declared Feb. 27 “Coco Day in L.A.” in celebration of the home entertainment release of Disney/Pixar’s animated feature film Coco. Los Angeles City Councilmember Gil Cedillo, who represents the city’s First District, presented the honors at City Hall to director Lee Unkrich and producer Darla K. Anderson.  Additional voice talent … Continue reading “‘Coco Day in L.A.’, Feb. 27, 2018”