"He's a man of peace in a savage land... suburbia." After taking us to Innerspace, Joe Dante took a trip to a seemingly safe neighborhood in The ’Burbs. Starring Tom Hanks and a stellar supporting cast, the beloved dark comedy has previously been released on DVD and Blu-ray, but Shout Select has now announced that they'll be bringing it to home media like never before in a Collector's Edition Blu-ray in early 2018.
Announced by Shout Select on Facebook, The ’Burbs Collector's Edition Blu-ray will be released on March 20th, 2018. Although special features have yet to be revealed, Shout Select promises that this Collector's Edition will be brimming with bonus features, so fans can likely look forward to new content not found on previous releases.
You can check out the official announcement and new cover art below, and stay tuned to Daily Dead for more updates. Will you be adding The ’Burbs Collector's Edition Blu-ray to your home media collection?
From Shout Select: "If there is one thing that the announcement of Matinee brought us.... it was requests for The 'Burbs. So.... we decided it was a good idea!
The 'Burbs (Collector's Edition) is out March 20, 2018 and stacked with bonus features (TBD)! Pre-order now at http://bit.ly/BurbsCollector and stay tuned for more info!"
The ’Burbs synopsis: "Tom Hanks stars in The 'Burbs, a comedy about a suburbanite whose plans for a peaceful vacation at home are disturbed by a creepy new family on the block. Much to the disappointment of his wife (Carrie Fisher), Ray Peterson (Hanks) and his three neighbors set out to investigate the next-door residence after they begin to observe strange happenings. Set in an average neighborhood that is anything but ordinary, The 'Burbs blends slapstick comedy and spine-thrilling mystery and is superbly directed by cult filmmaker Joe Dante (Piranha, Gremlins, Matinee, The Howling)."