20 Century Fox has announced that in celebration of their 75 years of award winning films, the studio will begin a 12 month promotional campaign. During this campaign, the studio will release several long awaited Blu-rays during Q3 and Q4. Check below for a bit more of this commemorative event!
Los Angeles, CA April 14, 2010 – Today, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment kicked off a 12-month marketing, promotions, publicity and media campaign to honor and promote the studio’s legacy and library. The celebration will include the release of more than 300 films on Blu-ray Disc and DVD, showcasing a remarkable, rich and unparalleled heritage of great movies, Academy Award®-winners and box office smashes featuring a cast of the greatest movie stars and directors from yesterday and today.
FOX 75TH ANNIVERSARY MARKETING CAMPAIGN
Fox’s year-long celebration will include extensive catalog releases of more than 300 of the studio’s most notable films on Blu-ray Disc and DVD and will be supported by event publicity campaigns, national advertising, retail and account specific promotions, internal and studio driven special events and limited-edition gift with purchase promotions.
The studio has launched a dedicated Web site – www.fox75th.com – that will feature information about upcoming Blu-ray Disc and DVD products, theatrical releases and national and local events and promotions tied to the 75th Anniversary campaign.
The website provides consumers with a chance to win a prize daily from Fox Home Entertainment. Prizes include a chance to instantly win $75,000 or a special limited edition poster, Blu-ray Disc or DVD. Complete rules and eligibility requirements are available at www.Fox75th.com.
Fox will release a selection of event titles on Blu-ray Disc for the first time. Event titles making their Blu-ray Disc debut in Q3 and Q4 2010 include:
All four Alien films digitally restored and available together in a six disc set packed with extras
THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW (35TH ANNIVERSARY)
New special features including live cast re-enactments and RHPS karoake
THE SOUND OF MUSIC (45TH ANNIVERSARY)
Digitally restored with 7.1 audio and never before seen interactivity and features
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE’S ROMEO & JULIET
New high definition transfer and BD Live special features including Live Lookup
New high definition transfer and BD Live special features
THE LAST OF THE MOHICANS
All-new Director’s Definitive Cut and interviews with Daniel Day Lewis
So there you have it, Aliens finally coming to Blu-ray. No further details have been provided other than this. We’ll keep you posted!