This Week on DVD

01/29/2013 – Best of Warner Bros. Collection, ‘Paranormal Activity 4,’ ‘Hotel Transylvania’ and ‘Die Hard’ 25th Anniversary Collection

Pick of the Week

The Best of Warner Bros. 100 Film DVD Collection Box Art

The Best of Warner Bros. 100 Film DVD Collection & Best of Warner Bros. 20 Film Collection: Best Pictures

Warner Brothers is celebrating its landmark 90th anniversary with a year-long initiative to release seven new major home entertainment collections. The campaign's flagship release, The Best of Warner Bros. 100 Film DVD Collection, showcases 100 movies from the studio's historic, hallowed archives -- the largest film library in the world. The limited and numbered box set includes all 22 of the Warner library's Best Picture winners, and a new full-length documentary, "Tales from the Warner Bros. Lot." The collection is also available as a 50 Film Blu-ray box set. It's a must-have for any movie buff.

In addition, the Best of Warner Bros. 20 Film DVD Collections will be released throughout the year in five separate sets, each showcasing twenty essential titles in five major genres. This week marks the release of the Best Pictures box set, which includes twenty of the studio's Best Picture winners from Academy Award history.

Watch the trailer for The Best of Warner Bros. 90th Anniversary Collections:

The Best of Warner Bros. 100 Film DVD Collection Special Features:

  • 100 Films/55 Discs
  • Tales from the Warner Bros. Lot
  • The Warner Bros. Lot tour
  • Limited Edition Poster
  • Postcard Series

To celebrate Warner Brothers' 90th Anniversary, we're doing a giveaway! Five grand prize winners will each receive the Best of Warner Bros. 20 Film Collection: Best Pictures DVD box set. Here's how to enter:

Step 1: Follow @yahoomovies on Twitter

Step 2: Tweet this message:
I want to win the #BestOfWB 20 Film Collection: Best Pictures DVD box set from @yahoomovies http://yhoo.it/wb20best #YahooDVD
Note: One entry per person/email address/Twitter handle.

Step 3: The giveaway ends 11:59 a.m. PT on February 4th, 2013. Winners will be notified on Twitter and will receive a Direct Message with further information. Keep in mind, this giveaway is open to U.S. residents only. If you have any other questions, check out the official rules or feel free to tweet us.

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Spooky Sequel

Paranormal Activity 4 Box Art

Paranormal Activity 4

It's more shadowy figures and things that go bump in the night caught on grainy video in the fourth installment of the supernatural found footage phenomenon, now with nearly 30 additional minutes of footage. When Katie disappeared with her nephew Hunter, there were no survivors. Five years later she's returned with a mysterious boy, ready to target new victims with her demonic rage. Now, a family's young daughter will capture every one of the terrifying occurrences, beginning with her new neighbors' arrival, as unexplained events quickly turn deadly.

Watch an exclusive bonus feature clip from 'Paranormal Activity 4,' available on Blu-ray, DVD, On Demand and Digital Download:

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • Original Theatrical Version
  • Unrated Version
  • The Recovered Files

More Details:

To celebrate the home entertainment release of 'Paranormal Activity 4' we're doing a giveaway! Five grand prize winners will each receive a 'Paranormal Activity 4' Blu-ray Prize Pack consisting of a 'Paranormal Activity 4' Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack, a t-shirt, a mini one-sheet, a motion sensor night light, a keychain flashlight, a knife sharpener, a bottle of "sleeping pills," a sleep mask and a pack of childproof door knobs. Here's how to enter:

Step 1: Follow @yahoomovies on Twitter

Step 2: Tweet this message:
I want to win a #ParanormalActivity4 Blu-ray Prize Pack from @yahoomovies http://yhoo.it/pa4-blu #YahooDVD
Note: One entry per person/email address/Twitter handle.

Step 3: The giveaway ends 11:59 a.m. PT on February 4th, 2013. Winners will be notified on Twitter and will receive a Direct Message with further information. Keep in mind, this giveaway is open to U.S. residents only. If you have any other questions, check out the official rules or feel free to tweet us.

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Monster Mash

Hotel Transylvania Box Art

Hotel Transylvania

Welcome to Hotel Transylvania, Dracula's lavish five-stake resort, where monsters and their families can live it up and no humans are allowed. One special weekend, Dracula has invited all his best friends -- Frankenstein and his wife, the Mummy, the Invisible Man, the Werewolf family, and more -- to celebrate his beloved daughter Maviss' 118th birthday. For Dracula, catering to all of these legendary monsters is no problem but the party really starts when one ordinary guy stumbles into the hotel and changes everything!

Watch an exclusive behind-the-scenes bonus feature clip from 'Hotel Transylvania,' available on Blu-ray, DVD, On Demand and Digital Download:

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • Commentary with Director Genndy Tartakovsky, Producer Michelle Murdocca, and Visual Effects Supervisor Daniel Kramer
  • Goodnight Mr. Foot
  • Prologue
  • Making the Hotel
  • Progression Reels and More

More Details:

To celebrate the home entertainment release of 'Hotel Transylvania' we're doing a giveaway! Five grand prize winners will each receive 'Hotel Transylvania' on Blu-ray. Here's how to enter:

Step 1: Follow @yahoomovies on Twitter

Step 2: Tweet this message:
Monster vacation! I want to win #HotelTransylvania on Blu-ray from @yahoomovies http://yhoo.it/hoteltransylvania-blu #YahooDVD
Note: One entry per person/email address/Twitter handle.

Step 3: The giveaway ends 11:59 a.m. PT on February 4th, 2013. Winners will be notified on Twitter and will receive a Direct Message with further information. Keep in mind, this giveaway is open to U.S. residents only. If you have any other questions, check out the official rules or feel free to tweet us.

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Yipee Ki Yay...

Die Hard: 25th Anniversary Collection Box Art

Die Hard: 25th Anniversary Collection

Just in time for the latest explosive installment of the 'Die Hard' series hitting theaters next month, celebrate 25 years of action icon Bruce Willis as John McClane, the tough-as-nails cop who has a tendency to be the right man in the wrong place at the wrong time -- always there to throw a monkey wrench in the schemes of bad guys. This five-disc anniversary collection features the first four 'Die Hard' films and an all-new bonus disc, "Decoding Die Hard," a behind-the-scenes look at one of the greatest action franchises of all time.

See Reginald Veljohnson, Kevin Smith, director Renny Harlin and screenwriter Steven E. de Souza in a behind-the-scenes Blu-ray bonus clip from the 'Die Hard' 25th Anniversary Collection:

Blu-ray Special Features:

  • Modern-Day Hero
  • Along For The Ride
  • Bad To The Bone
  • Punishing Blows
  • Explosive Effects and More

More Details:

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of 'Die Hard' we're doing a giveaway! One grand prize winner will receive the 'Die Hard: 25th Anniversary Collection' Blu-ray. Here's how to enter:

Step 1: Follow @yahoomovies on Twitter

Step 2: Tweet this message:
Yipee ki yay! I want to win the #DieHard 25th Anniversary Collection Blu-ray from @yahoomovies http://yhoo.it/diehard25-blu #YahooDVD
Note: One entry per person/email address/Twitter handle.

Step 3: The giveaway ends 11:59 a.m. PT on February 4th, 2013. Winners will be notified on Twitter and will receive a Direct Message with further information. Keep in mind, this giveaway is open to U.S. residents only. If you have any other questions, check out the official rules or feel free to tweet us.

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