Every week our staff picks 5 of the best Blu-ray deals. This week we have some great collections: Harry Potter 8-Film Collection, The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, The Hobbit and more.
Harry Potter: Complete 8-Film Collection
When Harry Potter learns on his eleventh birthday that he is, in fact, a wizard, he is quickly swept up into the spellbinding world of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry alongside new best friends, Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger. He soon discovers, though, that there is a much darker side to the wizarding world than any of them could have imagined. The Harry Potter Complete 8-Film Collection includes:
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2
Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson
The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy
The Fellowship of the Ring; A meek hobbit of the Shire and eight companions set out on a journey to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring and the dark lord Sauron. The Two Towers: While Frodo and Sam edge closer to Mordor with the help of the shifty Gollum, the divided fellowship makes a stand against Sauron’s new ally, Saruman, and his hordes of Isengard. The Return of the King: Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron’s army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring. Peter Jackson directs these action adventure movies starring Elijah Wood, Viggo Mortensen, Ian McKellen, Sean Astin, Cate Blanchet and more. This special edition of The Lord of the Rings Trilogy includes extended edition of the movies on 15 Blu-Ray discs.
Directed by: Peter Jackson
Starring: Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Viggo Mortensen, Sean Astin, Liv Tyler
Dawn Of The Dead – Collector’s Edition
A nurse, a policeman, a young married couple, a salesman and other survivors of a worldwide plague that is producing aggressive, flesh-eating zombies, take refuge in a mega Midwestern shopping mall.
Directed by: Zack Snyder
Starring: Sarah Polley, Ving Rhames, Jake Weber, Mekhi Phifer, Ty Burrell
The Hobbit: The Motion Picture Trilogy
The Dwarves of Erebor have reclaimed the vast wealth of their homeland, but now must face the consequences of having unleashed the terrifying Dragon, Smaug, upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town.As he succumbs to dragon-sickness, the King Under the Mountain, Thorin Oakenshield, sacrifices friendship and honor in his search fo the legendary Arkenstone.Unable to help Thorin see reason, Bilbo is driven to make a desperate and dangerous choice, not knowing that even greater perils lie ahead.An ancient enemy has returned to Middle-earth.Sauron, the Dark Lord, has sent forth legions of Orcs ina stealth attack upon the Lonely Mountain. As darkness converges on their escalating conflict, the races of Dwarves, Elves and Men must decide – unite or be destroyed.Bilbo finds himself fighting for his life and the lives of his friends as five great armies go to war.
Directed by: Peter Jackson
Starring: Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage
Columbia Classics 4K Ultra HD Collection
Gandhi, Dr. Strange love, League Of Their Own, Jerry Maguire, Mr. Smith Goes To Washington and Lawrence Of Arabia – The ultimate collection for the ultimate fan. Experience these six essential films from Columbia Pictures like never before, now fully remastered and debuting on 4K Ultra HD. Celebrate the iconic moments and bold visionaries — onscreen and off — that helped define their generations and beyond. With hours of special features and an exclusive 80-page book with unique insights and production detail about each of the included films, the Columbia Classics 4K Ultra HD Collection is truly the best way to watch these legendary films.