Tag Archives: re-releases

  • ‘The Dark Knight’ Getting Limited 10th Anniversary Re-Release

    ‘The Dark Knight’ Getting Limited 10th Anniversary Re-Release

    Even superheroes get old, so it shouldn’t shock me that it’s been almost ten years since I went to see The Dark Knight at its midnight premiere in my hometown theater, then was so excited by it that I couldn’t get to sleep after I finally made it back home. Now, the film is on the cusp […]

  • ‘The Deer Hunter’ Restoration Getting UK Theatrical Re-Release (Trailer)

    ‘The Deer Hunter’ Restoration Getting UK Theatrical Re-Release (Trailer)

    If you’re in the UK and looking for some cynical counterprogramming for the hyperpatriotic fervor of this year’s Fourth of July, StudioCanal has you covered with a new 4K restoration of Michael Cimino’s 1978 classic The Deer Hunter, which is returning to theaters starting on July 4th. The Deer Hunter stars Robert De Niro as Michael Vronsky, one […]

  • ‘Elvis’ 1968 TV Special Coming to Theaters

    ‘Elvis’ 1968 TV Special Coming to Theaters

    Yet another 50th anniversary being observed this year is the 1968 comeback special broadcast by Elvis Presley on television. Even if you’re not a fan of the King, you’re probably familiar with certain aspects of the special’s visual presentation, like his black leather stage costume. And even if not, you’ll soon have the chance to […]

  • ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ Getting 70mm Re-Release (Trailer)

    ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ Getting 70mm Re-Release (Trailer)

    This year, 2001: A Space Odyssey is probably one of the coolest things that’s turning 50 years old. To celebrate, Warner Bros. is putting the film back out in theaters, in newly struck 70mm prints made from the film’s original camera negative, and a bunch of other filmspeak that essentially boils down to: “It will look nice.” […]

  • ‘The Dark Crystal’ is Coming Back to Theaters (Trailer)

    ‘The Dark Crystal’ is Coming Back to Theaters (Trailer)

    In 1982, the end result of Muppet maestros Jim Henson and Frank Oz’s efforts to create a fantasy adventure film entirely with puppets and no human actors was released into theaters. Now, The Dark Crystal is coming back to theaters for a limited engagement from Fathom Events, in advance of the prequel series coming soon to Netflix. […]

  • ‘The Fifth Element’ Getting 20th Anniversary Re-Release

    ‘The Fifth Element’ Getting 20th Anniversary Re-Release

    Twenty years ago, the world was introduced to The Fifth Element, Luc Besson’s outrageous and baroque science-fiction action thrill ride, starring Bruce Willis, Gary Oldman, Milla Jovovich and the infamous Chris Tucker. Now, in honor of the film’s 20th anniversary and well in advance of whenever in the 23rd century it’s set, the movie is coming […]

  • ‘Pokémon: The First Movie’ Getting Theatrical Re-Release

    ‘Pokémon: The First Movie’ Getting Theatrical Re-Release

    I was never too into the Pokémon franchise, having only been directly exposed to it via three things: Pokémon Snap, Pokémon Stadium, and through the controversial mandate that required every person between the ages of 8 and 14 in 1999 to see it, Pokémon: The First Movie. Now, that law is going into effect once […]