4K Ultra HD: Into the Vaults — Prepping Films for 4K Ultra HD is a Journey of Discovery [Media Play News]

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4K Ultra HD: Into the Vaults — Prepping Films for 4K Ultra HD is a Journey of Discovery [Media Play News]

BY STEPHANIE PRANGE

September 28 | With theaters and production hobbled by the coronavirus pandemic, home entertainment is putting its best foot forward this holiday season.

Content owners are polishing catalog classics in 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray with high dynamic range — the highest standard in home entertainment.

With new releases slowing, blockbusters of yesteryear are filling the theatrical slate gap. The “Back to the Future” franchise, “Resident Evil” franchise, “Rambo” collection, Alfred Hitchcock classics and 1980s icon Top Gun are among the titles shooting to 4K UHD.

“During the quarantine we have seen a significant uptick in consumer interest in 4K as people spend more time at home,” says Vincent Marcais, EVP of worldwide marketing at Paramount Home Entertainment. “Fans are recognizing how the format delivers the very best at-home viewing experience for both new and classic films.

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