These are some of the notable releases for June 10th, 2014 in Region 1 (North America) coming to retail on Blu-Ray and/or DVD.
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These are some of the notable releases for June 10th, 2014 in Region 1 (North America) coming to retail on Blu-Ray and/or DVD:
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (20th Century Fox, TV Release, DVD & Blu-Ray) – Hosted by scientist Neil deGrasse Tyson, this is a follow-up to the 1980s science-themed series hosted by Carl Sagan. The series uses special effects, animation and more to take a look at topics ranging from the Big Bang to Black Holes to the super-continent of Pangaea and more. Brannon Braga, who wrote many episodes of modern Star Trek series, directed several of the episodes of this 13-episode series.
Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (Paramount, PG-13, DVD & Blu-Ray) – The first film featuring the Tom Clancy character Jack Ryan not based on a novel stars Chris Pine as the title character. Also starring Keira Knightly and Kevin Costner, the film follows Ryan as he uncovers a devious plot to destroy the economy of the United States.
Non Stop (Universal Studios, PG-13, DVD & Blu-Ray) – This action film stars Liam Neeson as an air marshal who is on a non-stop flight that is threatened with destruction unless money is given into demands sent to the flight via text messages. Also starring Julianne Moore and Michelle Dockery, the film made nearly four times its 50 million dollar budget at the box office.
Transformers Animated: The Complete Series (Shout! Factory, TV Release, DVD Only) – This recent animated Transformers series made its debut in 2007 on Cartoon Network. Featuring the voice talents of David Kaye, Jeff Bennett and Tara Strong, this DVD set features all 42 episodes of the series. This Transformers series is not directly connected to any previous series, existing on its own.