Posted Mon Aug 16, 2021 at 01:51 PM PDT by Matthew Hartman
LeBron James and the Tune Squad fight Don Cheadle in Space Jam: A New Legacy - coming to 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray and Blu-ray October 5th
I heard a lot of mixed on this one, I couldn't make the time to check it out myself but the first one has a 50/50 reputation as well - some folks loved it while others couldn't muster up much enthusiasm. Regardless, Warner Brothers is giving this sequel/reboot the home video love on both formats. So far we haven't seen any retailer exclusive packaging, but a SteelBook appearance wouldn't be a surprise.
We don't yet know if the 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray will include Dolby Vision or just the base HDR10 grade, but each version gets a Dolby Atmos audio mix! with the same set of bonus features.
If there are any changes to the release date or if any retailer exclusives crop up we'll update this article ASAP. Thanks again for your pre-orders! They really do go a long way towards keeping a little operation like ours going.
Here's the full press release from Warner Bros.
“A Looney Tunes adventure that will delight generations of fans.”
-Julian Roman, MovieWeb
Space Jam: A New Legacy
COMES HOME FROM
WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT
Premium Digital Ownership
debut early on Sept 3
4K, Blu-ray and DVD arrive on Oct 5
Burbank, CA, August 16 – Witness the epic adventure of NBA champion and global icon LeBron James alongside timeless Tune Bugs Bunny when “Space Jam: A New Legacy” arrives for Premium Digital Ownership at home on Sept 3. The film is directed by Malcolm D. Lee and (“Girls Trip,” “Night School”) from a screenplay by Juel Taylor & Tony Rettenmaier & Keenan Coogler & Terence Nance and stars LeBron James and Oscar nominee Don Cheadle (the “Avengers” films, “Hotel Rwanda”). The film will also be available on 4K, Blu-ray and DVD beginning on Oct 5.
The film was produced by Ryan Coogler, LeBron James, Maverick Carter and Duncan Henderson, with Sev Ohanian, Zinzi Coogler, Allison Abbate, Jesse Ehrman, Jamal Henderson, Spencer Beighley, Justin Lin, Terence Nance and Ivan Reitman executive producing. The film also stars Khris Davis (“Judas and the Black Messiah,” TV’s “Atlanta”), Sonequa Martin-Green (TV’s “The Walking Dead,” “Star Trek: Discovery”), newcomer Cedric Joe, Jeff Bergman (“Looney Tunes Cartoons”) and Eric Bauza (“Looney Tunes Cartoons”).
Additionally, Warner Bros. will continue its partnership with Nifty’s, the social NFT platform, to introduce a second collection of limited-edition NFTs inspired by the film.
“Space Jam: A New Legacy” will also be available on Movies Anywhere. Using the free Movies Anywhere app and website, consumers can access all their eligible movies by connecting their Movies Anywhere account with their participating digital retailer accounts.
This transformational journey is a manic mashup of two worlds that reveals just how far some parents will go to connect with their kids. When LeBron and his young son Dom are trapped in a digital space by a rogue A.I., LeBron must get them home safe by leading Bugs, Lola Bunny and the whole gang of notoriously undisciplined Looney Tunes to victory over the A.I.’s digitized champions on the court: a powered-up roster of professional basketball stars as you’ve never seen them before. It’s Tunes versus Goons in the highest-stakes challenge of his life, that will redefine LeBron’s bond with his son and shine a light on the power of being yourself. The ready-for-action Tunes destroy convention, supercharge their unique talents and surprise even “King” James by playing the game their own way.
4K, BLU-RAY & DVD ELEMENTS
“Space Jam: A New Legacy” 4K UHD combo pack and Blu-ray contain the following special features:
“Space Jam: A New Legacy” DVD contains the following special features:
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4K UHD Combo Pack
Digital Ownership: Sept 3, 2021
PVOD: Sept 3, 2021
4K, Blu-ray and DVD Street Date: Oct 5, 2021
DVD Languages: English, English-ADS, Latin Spanish, Canadian French, Brazilian Portuguese
BD Languages: English, English-ADS, English ATMOS, Latin Spanish, Canadian French, Brazilian Portuguese
4K Languages: English, English-ADS, English ATMOS, Latin Spanish, Canadian French, German, German-ADS, Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Danish, Romanian, Hungarian, Hindi
DVD Subtitles: English SDH, Latin Spanish, Canadian French, Parisian French, Brazilian Portuguese
BD Subtitles: English SDH, Latin Spanish, Canadian French, Parisian French, Brazilian Portuguese
4K Subtitles: English SDH, Latin Spanish, Canadian French, Parisian French, German, German SDH, Norwegian, Swedish, Finnish, Danish, Romanian, Greek, Hungarian, Hindi
Running Time: 115 minutes
Rating: Rated PG for some cartoon violence and some language
Blu-ray: ATMOS TrueHD, DLBY/DGTL
4K: ATMOS TrueHD, DLBY/DGTL
About “Space Jam: A New Legacy”
The film is directed by Malcolm D. Lee and (“Girls Trip,” “Night School”) from a screenplay by Juel Taylor & Tony Rettenmaier & Keenan Coogler & Terence Nance and produced by Ryan Coogler, LeBron James, Maverick Carter and Duncan Henderson, with Sev Ohanian, Zinzi Coogler, Allison Abbate, Jesse Ehrman, Jamal Henderson, Spencer Beighley, Justin Lin, Terence Nance and Ivan Reitman executive producing
The ensemble stars NBA champion and global icon LeBron James alongside Oscar nominee Don Cheadle (the “Avengers” films, “Hotel Rwanda”), Khris Davis (“Judas and the Black Messiah,” TV’s “Atlanta”), Sonequa Martin-Green (TV’s “The Walking Dead,” “Star Trek: Discovery”), newcomer Cedric Joe, Jeff Bergman (“Looney Tunes Cartoons”) and Eric Bauza (“Looney Tunes Cartoons”).
Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Proximity/The SpringHill Company Production, a Malcolm D. Lee Film, “Space Jam: A New Legacy.”
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