Shout! Factory Adds Martial Arts Movie Trilogy To Its Shout! Select Series

Courtesy: Shout! Factory By Philip Sayblack Shout! Factory is releasing a classic action movie franchise on Blu-ray next month. The Street Fighter Collection is scheduled for release on Blu-ray on March 26.  The set features all three movies in the franchise complete with uncut versions, new 2K scans of the movies and a variety of bonus features. The Street Fighter franchise centers on martial arts...

February 17th, 2019

Shout! Factory’s ‘Dirty Rotten Scoundrels’ Re-Issue Is Anything But Rotten

Courtesy: MGM/Shout! Factory By Philip Sayblack Later this spring, MGM Studios is going to release a not-so-new movie to theaters titled The Hustle.  The movie, which stars the trio of Rebel Wilson, Anne Hathaway and Alex Sharp, is nothing more than a re-imagining of the same studio’s timeless 1988 comedy Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, which saw the great Michael Caine and Steve Martin joined by Glenne...

January 27th, 2019

Shout! Factory’ Adds ‘The Jerk’ To Its Shout! Select Series

Courtesy: Universal Pictures/Shout! Factory By Philip Sayblack Shout! Factory is re-issuing Steve Martin’s classic comedy, The Jerk. The movie is scheduled to be released on Blu-ray Tuesday as part of the company’s ongoing Shout! Select series.  Originally released Dec. 14, 1979 via Universal Pictures, the movie is considered by many to be Martin’s breakout movie. The story stars Martin as...

December 16th, 2018

Shout! Factory Announces ‘Dirty Rotten Scoundrels’ Re-Issue Date

Courtesy: MGM/Shout! Factory By Philip Sayblack Steve Martin and Michael Caine’s classic comedy Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is joining Shout! Factory’s Shout! Select series. Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is scheduled for release on Blu-ray on Jan. 22.  Pre-orders are open now. MGM’s 1989 riotous comedy finds Freddy Benson (Steve Martin — The Jerk, Planes Trains & Automobiles, Little Shop of...

December 16th, 2018

Shout! Factory’s ‘Dragnet’ Re-Issue Is Another Welcome Addition To Company’s Shout! Select Series

Courtesy: Shout! Factory/Universal Pictures By Philip Sayblack When Jack Webb’s timeless cop action drama series Dragnet first aired Dec. 16, 1951, likely no one at the time thought it would be a timeless franchise that would go on to transcend generations of audiences.  Now 67 years later, it has become one of the most beloved and important properties in the worlds of television and movies. ...

December 16th, 2018

Shout! Factory’s ‘City Slickers’ Re-Issue Is Entertaining, But Priced Poorly

Courtesy: Shout! Factory By Philip Sayblack Three years after its most recent re-issue, Shout! Factory has re-issued MGM’s classic comedy City Slickersagain as part of its ongoing Shout! Select series.  City Slickers: Collector’s Edition was released Oct. 16 on Blu-ray.  This latest re-issue of the classic buddy comedy/western is a good fit for anyone who might not already own the movie from...

October 22nd, 2018

Shout! Factory To Re-Issue ‘City Slickers’ This Fall

Courtesy: Shout! Factory By Philip Sayblack Castle Rock Entertainment’s classic 1991 buddy comedy City Slickers is getting the re-issue treatment again. The classic comedy will be re-issued on Blu-ray October 16 via Shout! Factory as part of the company’s ongoing Shout! Select series.  The latest re-issue of the movie is presented in a never-before-released 4K HD scan and also includes a handful...

August 29th, 2018

Comedy, Heart, Bonus Content, Combine To Make ‘Doctor Detroit’ One Of 2018’s Top New Movie Re-Issues

Courtesy: Shout! Factory.Universal Pictures By Philip Sayblack Truly diversely talented actors are hard to find in the current era of entertainment.  Sure, there are good actors, both male and female, but finding actors who show true diversity and talent within that diversity is difficult to say the very least.  Thinking briefly, some of the names that come to this critic’s mind are the likes of...

April 12th, 2018
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Shout! Factory Announces Release Date, Specs For ‘Doctor Detroit’ Re-Issue

Courtesy: Universal Pictures/Shout! Factory By Philip Sayblack Shout! Factory is-re-issuing another classic comedy next month on Blu-ray as part of its Shout! Select collection. Doctor Detroit is currently scheduled to be re-issued in stores and online on April 24. It will be available exclusively on Blu-ray.  The movie, which debuted in 1983 via Universal Pictures, stars Dan Akroyd (Ghostbusters...

March 20th, 2018
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