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Universal announces a Blu-ray double for early 2011

Universal will kick start 2011 in style by releasing two catalogue titles on Blu-ray Disc on January 4th.

To mark its 20th anniversary, Backdraft: The Anniversary Edition will debut on Blu-ray. Starring Kurt Russell, William Baldwin, Donald Sutherland and Robert De Niro, this acclaimed suspense story has some of the most awe-inspiring fire sequences ever filmed, making it perfect for an HD picture.

Including a Ron Howard Introduction, deleted scenes, as well as features entitled ‘Igniting the story’,’ The Explosive Stunts’, ‘Creating the Villain: The Fire’, and ‘Real-Life Firemen, Real Life Stories’, this anniversary release is packed with Blu-ray extras.

For many, a new year means a brand new look, and Lost in Translation is no exception. The 2003 Oscar winner, starring Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson, will appear on Blu-ray Disc for the first time.

Extras include ‘A conversation with Bill Murray and Sofia Coppola’, ‘Lost on Location’, Kevin Shield’s music video for ‘City Girl’ as well as the theatrical trailer and the deleted scenes.

Blu-ray.com has the full story.

Blu-ray Monday Giveaway: Iron Man 2

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This week we are giving away action packed, super-hero movie Iron Man 2.

Starring Robert Downey Jr, Mickey Rourke, Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle, Scarlett Johansson and Samuel L Jackson, this all star blockbuster sees a welcome return for the eccentric, billionaire super hero in the iron suit.
With its combination of high-intensity action, intelligence and quirky humor this Blu-ray Disc allows you to appreciate all of Iron Man’s fantastic battles, cutting edge technology and shining suits in glorious High Definition.

As usual with Blu-ray Monday, you have two chances to win. For your first entry, simply retweet the following post on Twitter: Tweet this

Then for a second entry, leave a comment on this post answering the following question:
Iron Man’s alter ego Tony Stark isn’t your typical hero – he’s an arrogant arms dealer who smokes, drinks and is something of a womanizer – but he always gets the job done in the end. Which movie mavericks or anti-heroes can you not help but admire?

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