Best Blu-ray Deals

Best Blu-ray Deals, See All the Deals »
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
Alfred Hitchcock: The Masterpiece Collection (Blu-ray)
$98.99
Interstellar (Blu-ray)
$19.99
How to Train Your Dragon 2 3D (Blu-ray)
$17.99
Fast & Furious 1-6 Collection (Blu-ray)
$39.99
The Book of Life (Blu-ray)
$14.99
Duck, You Sucker (Blu-ray)
$7.99
Thunderbirds: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$44.97
The Three Stooges Collection - Volume One - Triple Feature (Blu-ray)
$7.79
Defiance: Season One (Blu-ray)
$12.99
The Tree of Life (Blu-ray)
$7.99
Whiplash (Blu-ray)
$14.99
Little House on the Prairie: Season Five (Blu-ray)
$17.89
COLLECT WATCH TRACK RATE REVIEW APP
Manage your own movie collection and always keep it with you with our Apps. Price track movies and get price drop notifications instantly. Become a member to take full advantage of all site features.
GET STARTED


Point Break Re-release Blu-ray Special Features Detailed

Posted May 19, 2011 09:13 AM by Josh Katz

Warner Bros.As a result of a catalog acquisition from 20th Century Fox and Largo Home Entertainment, Warner Home Entertainment will re-release Academy Award-winner Kathryn Bigelow's Point Break on Blu-ray. This action-packed thriller about cops and criminals in Southern California was previously available on Blu-ray as Fox's "Pure Adrenaline Edition"; Warner's June 14th edition will replace that out-of-print version of the film.

It appears that Warner Home Entertainment has kept most of the special features from the Fox Blu-ray - the studio has only excised two trailers and a photo gallery. Remaining features include:
  • Eight deleted scenes
  • 4 featurettes: Adrenaline Junkies, It's Make or Break, On Location: Malibu, and Ride the Wave
  • Theatrical trailer
Point Break is available for Amazon pre-order of $13.99.





Source: Blu-ray.com | Permalink | United States [Country settings]

News comments (9 comments)



Top reviewer
wnicholas76
  May 19, 2011
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
I still have yet to get Point Break in Blu-ray, so maybe i will get this new re-release when it comes out.

siso
  May 19, 2011
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
I'm hoping for a good remaster of the movie

Top reviewer
Top contributor
paper tiger
  May 19, 2011
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
I had the FOX Pure Adrenaline Edition on Blu-ray and I sold back to Amazon it as soon as I heard about this re-release. I expect it to look and sound the same and be the same transfer, however I was expecting more special features.

Only time will tell if this re-release has a new transfer, but by the looks of it this is just your standard re-release by another company (FOX vs. Warner).

Top contributor
Tech-UK
  May 19, 2011
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
At least it should be Region-FREE (WB) .

TheManInBlu
  May 19, 2011
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Have this on pre-order for a while now and am eager to add it to my collection

mjcavinder
  May 19, 2011
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
"You gonna jump or jerk off?"

Minimejer05
  May 19, 2011
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Still have yet to buy this one.
chilltown82
  May 19, 2011
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Tell me one other film that combines surfing, skydiving, bank robberies, spirituality, and Anthony Kiedis in one movie?

Inspector Toschi
  May 19, 2011
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
The Fox BD is great with very film-like PQ and lot's of unfiltered fine detail. I just don't see a remaster making that much of a difference at the moment. Unless their doing a new 4k scan with the latest tech. Plus, if you've seen the film you know it's never going to look reference quality.

And given this is Warner (who wouldn't even remaster Clockwork Orange for the recent re-release) I very much doubt their going to remaster this catalog title.

Worst case scenario: Since WB loves to bit-starve their encodes and ever-so-slightly filter the compression out, I wouldn't be surprised if this release is slightly worse. But that's only if they went with a new encode. Although WB did surprise us with those great UK remasters of the Lethal Weapon films and the two packs (Last Boy Scout/Last Man Standing) were great. So who knows.


Add comment



Please login to post a comment.


 


Get Daily Blu-ray Deals



* We do not share your email and you may opt out at any time.



Top Blu-ray Deals

 


The best Blu-ray deals online. Don't miss out on these great deals.

See Today's Deals »


 Top movies



Latest Deals United States



The latest deals on Blu-ray movies
at Amazon.

Show new deals »


Trending Blu-ray Movies
1. Into the Woods
2. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
3. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
4. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
5. Unbroken
6. Predestination
7. Interstellar
8. Whiplash
9. Exodus: Gods and Kings 3D
10. Unbroken
11. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
12. Spirited Away
13. Journey to the Center of the Earth
14. Night at the Museum: Secret of the ...
15. Exodus: Gods and Kings

Trending in Theaters
1. Cinderella
2. Kingsman: The Secret Service
3. Run All Night
4. Chappie
5. Predestination
6. Paddington
7. Muck
8. Focus
9. Taken 3
10. Fifty Shades of Grey
11. Jupiter Ascending
12. The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
13. Vice
14. Wild Card
15. It Follows
16. Wild Tales
17. Black or White
18. The Lazarus Effect
19. The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water
20. The Voices
21. McFarland, USA
22. Mommy
23. Leviathan
24. Seventh Son
25. Frozen Fever
26. The Boy Next Door
27. Blackhat
28. Black Sea
29. Mortdecai
30. Son of a Gun
31. '71
32. Digging Up the Marrow
33. Deli Man
34. Unfinished Business
35. Cymbeline
36. The Salvation
37. The Duke of Burgundy

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Interstellar
2.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
3.  Big Hero 6
4.  Into the Woods
5.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
6.  Fifty Shades of Grey
7.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
8.  Unbroken
9.  Night at the Museum: Secret of the ...
10.  The Imitation Game
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Interstellar
2.  Fifty Shades of Grey
3.  The Imitation Game
4.  American Sniper
5.  Cinderella
6.  Wild
7.  Taken 3
8.  Little House on the Prairie: Season...
9.  Paddington
10.  Jupiter Ascending 3D
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Interstellar
$19.99, Save 50%
2.  Big Hero 6
$19.99, Save 50%
3.  Into the Woods
$19.99, Save 50%
4.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
$19.99, Save 50%
5.  Night at the Museum: Secret of the ...
$19.99, Save 50%
6.  The Imitation Game
$17.95, Save 49%
7.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
$39.96, Save 50%
8.  Penguins of Madagascar
$19.99, Save 46%
9.  Whiplash
$14.99, Save 57%
10.  E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial
$9.99, Save 67%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


Alfred Hitchcock: The Masterpiece Collection

 United States


$299.98 $98.99





Interstellar

 United States


$39.99 $19.99





How to Train Your Dragon 2 3D

 United States


$48.99 $17.99





Best Blu-ray Movie Deals »



This web site is not affiliated with the Blu-ray Disc Association.
All trademarks are the property of the respective trademark owners.
© 2002-2015 Blu-ray.com. All rights reserved.
Registration problems | Business/Advertising Inquiries | Privacy Policy | Legal Notices