Just in from Fox Home Entertainment is their June lineup of catalog announcements.
In addition to the already-announced King of the Hill Season One and Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season Four sets, coming to DVD on June 3rd are two comedies, one old, one new. The First $20 Million is Always the Hardest comes complete with 1.85:1 anamorphic widescreen and full screen transfers, English 5.1 and 2.0 Dolby surround tracks, and trailers. The classic The Paper Chase includes an anamorphic widescreen transfer, English 2.0 Dolby stereo mix, an audio commentary with producer , and trailers. Retail is $14.95 each.
Next up is an extensive Father's Day promotion with plenty of great classics, also streeting on June 3rd. For you western fans comes five greats, each presented in their original aspect ratios plus trailers: North to Alaska (with a bonus MovieTone newsreel), The Big Trail, The Undefeated, Hombre and The Comancheros (also with a MovieTone Newsreel). Retail is $19.95 a pop. Six more library gems will also be released, each presented in their original aspect ratios: 300 Spartans, From the Terrace (includes a MovieTone newsreel), The Long Hot Summer (featuring the AMC Backstory special plus 2 MovieTone Newsreels), Brubaker, The Hot Rock and The Flight of the Phoenix. All include a trailer gallery and retail for $14.95. Also being newly reduced as part of this promotion are two other Robert Redford and Paul Newman classics, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and The Verdict, which will list for $19.95 and $14.95, respectively.
Rounding out the goodies is a batch of $14.95 catalog repricings. Set to be reduced on June 3rd are: Python II, The X Files: Fight the Future (DTS edition), Big Shots: Confessions of a Campus Bookie, Entrapment (Special Edition), Edward Scissorhands, The War Of The Roses, Taps, All The Right Moves, Less Than Zero and Say Anything. All are reissues with no changes in the features or technical specs.