Yes, “Panic Room” is coming to UHD Blu-ray! And “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo”!

2018. Panic Room - 4K Ultra HD Blu-Ray. Nordic cover

Panic Room, the only David Fincher movie not available in Blu-ray, is having its big-time debut in the most advanced version of the format.

The Czech movies and music online shop Film Arena and the Finnish movies online shop Discshop have been listing for a while a 2 disc UHD Blu-ray edition of Panic Room to be released on October 31, 2018 and November 5, 2018, respectively.

Today we’ve learned that France will join the party on November 14, DVDFr.com & Amazon.fr, making a US / Worldwide release announcement more likely to happen soon.

Hopefully, with the whole set of numerous extras from the Panic Room (3 Disc DVD Special Edition), a full course in modern filmmaking and a masterpiece of DVD design and authoring by David Prior, gathered in that second BD disc.

But that’s not all, folks! A UHD Blu-ray edition of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo has also been announced in France for the same day, DVDFr.com & Amazon.fr, plus a Box set with the two editions, DVDFr.com & Amazon.fr.

2011. The Girl with the Dragon Tattooo - Poster. US 01

Thanks to Joe Frady.

Source: Blu-ray.com Forums, 1 & 2.

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Is Panic Room coming to UHD Blu-ray?

Panic Room, the only David Fincher movie not available in Blu-ray, could be having its big-time debut in the most advanced version of the format.

The Czech movies and music online shop Film Arena is listing a 2 disc UHD Blu-ray edition of Panic Room to be released on October 31, 2018.

Hopefully, with the whole set of numerous extras from the Panic Room (3 Disc DVD Special Edition), a full course in modern filmmaking and a masterpiece of DVD design and authoring by David Prior, gathered in that second BD disc.

Let’s hope for a more worldwide release confirmation soon, especially in a rapidly declining market for physical formats.

UPDATE: the Finnish movies online shop Discshop is listing the 2 disc UHD Blu-ray edition of Panic Room for November 5, 2018.

UPDATE: “Nordic” cover

2018. Panic Room - 4K Ultra HD Blu-Ray. Nordic cover

Thanks to Joe Frady.

Source: Blu-ray.com Forums

Christopher Probst, ASC, Nominee for the ASC Awards

2018 32nd ASC Awards

The Nominees Are: 2017 Achievements in Cinematography Earn ASC Accolades

The American Society of Cinematographers

The winners will be revealed at the organization’s February 17 ceremony. The event will be held at the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland.

The ASC Awards — attended each year by more than 1,500 guests including Society members, other top cinematographers, their crews and representatives from many industry-leading support companies worldwide — is cinematography’s biggest annual event, celebrating the finest work of the year and its exceptional practitioners.

Motion Picture, Miniseries, or Pilot Made for Television:

Pepe Avila del Pino for The Deuce pilot on HBO
Serge Desrosiers, CSC for Sometimes the Good Kill on Lifetime
Mathias Herndl, AAC for Genius (“Chapter 1”) on National Geographic
Shelly Johnson, ASC for Training Day pilot (“Apocalypse Now”) on
CBS
Christopher Probst, ASC for Mindhunter pilot on Netflix

2018-02-01 Christopher Probst, ASC (Instagram) - Ad appearing in the recent issue of American Cinematographer magazine [Ed.]

Netflix (American Cinematographer)

Skydance Extends Paramount Deal Four Years

Jim Cameron & Tim Miller ‘Terminator’ On Boards

by Mike Fleming Jr
August 7, 2017
Deadline

Despite vehement denials late last year that Skydance’s long relationship with Paramount Pictures would be extended, the company announced that it has in fact reupped its producing and co-financing relationship with the studio for another four years. This gives Paramount much needed cash to try and launch tent pole films and franchises, something it sorely needs. Pictures on the docket include Mission: Impossible, the Joseph KosinskiTom Cruise collaboration Top Gun, and the David FincherBrad Pitt sequel to World War Z. Skydance was already part of these pictures. Of note here is the formalization of news that Deadline broke last January, that the studio will re-launch of the Terminator franchise with Skydance.

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David and Brad seem impressed by the latest toy from RED

Jarred Land (Facebook)
Jarred Land (Instagram)
July 7, 2017

Crazy. Last night it seems the entire the world was arguing over how insane we were (again) and how the Hydrogen display we are promising is just simply impossible. […]

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Order here: http://www.red.com/hydrogen
Link to PDF: http://www.red.com/hydrogen.pdf

More details by Jim Jannard, founder of RED, on the RED User forums.

Thanks to mikez