August 2022 Titles from Paramount Home Entertainment
UPCOMING HOME ENTERTAINMENT TITLES
SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 2
Available on 4K Ultra HD + Digital copy, Blu-ray + Digital copy and DVD on August 9, 2022
After settling in Green Hills, Sonic (Ben Schwartz) is eager to prove he has what it takes to be a true hero. His test comes when Dr. Robotnik (Jim Carrey) returns, this time with a new partner, Knuckles (Idris Elba), in search of an emerald that has the power to destroy civilizations. Sonic teams up with his own sidekick, Tails (Colleen O’Shaughnessey), and together they embark on a globe-trotting journey to find the emerald before it falls into the wrong hands.
BACK TO THE BEACH
Available on Blu-ray + Digital copy on August 9, 2022
Veteran beach-movie favourites Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello return to the screen I this hip, hilarious update of their surf-and-sand adventures. Break Dancing may have replaced The Twist in the intervening years, but Frankie and Annette still know how to have a good time, as well as teach their own 1980s new-wave children a thing or two in the process. A host of familiar faces, Bob Denver, Tony Dow, Jerry Mathers, Don Adams, Edd ‘Kookie’ Byrnes, Pee-Wee Herman and more. Join the fun in the California sun!
Available on Limited-Edition 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray + Digital copy Steelbook on August 9, 2022
Seven years ago, pioneering research spacecraft “Event Horizon” mysteriously vanished without a trace on its maiden voyage. But then, in the darkness of deep space, a persistent signal prompts a crew to make their way through the galaxy on a bold rescue mission. What they uncover is an unimaginable interstellar horror that will test the entire team’s sanity and souls.
NCIS: THE NINETEENTH SEASON
Available on DVD on August 16, 2022
The momentous season that changed NCIS forever. In Season 19, legendary Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs (Mark Harmon) unexpectedly retires and is replaced by former FBI agent Alden Parker (Gary Cole). Parker is instantly put to the test as the team takes on a series of life-and-death cases. A bioterror attack exposes Jimmy (Brian Dietzen) and Kasie (Diona Reasonover) to a deadly toxin. McGee’s (Sean Murray) mother-in-law is targeted by a killer. Vance’s (Rocky Carroll) daughter is kidnapped by a cartel. Torres (Wilmer Valderrama) confronts danger and an old love from his undercover past. New agent Jessica Knight (Katrina Law) risks her life to investigate a true crime podcast. To top it off, fan favourite Dr. Ducky Mallard (David McCallum) makes a surprise return. This 5-disc DVD set includes every episode from Season 19 plus exclusive featurettes!
SOUTH PARK: THE COMPLETE TWENTY-FOURTH SEASON
Available on Blu-ray and DVD on August 16, 2022
The Pandemic Special – Randy comes to terms with his role in the COVID-19 outbreak as the ongoing pandemic presents continued challenges to the citizens of South Park. South ParQ Vaccination Special – The citizens of South ParQ are clamouring for the COVID-19 vaccine. A hilarious new militant group tries to stop the boys from getting their teacher vaccinated.
NCIS: LOS ANGELES: THE THIRTEENTH SEASON
Available on DVD on August 23, 2022
HARD TIMES. BIGGER CRIMES. For the elite OSP team, protecting our nation is a personal mission in the explosive Season 13 of NCIS: Los Angeles. Facing high-stakes threats from deadly adversaries including Chinese intelligence, white nationalist militias, the Mob, and an online army of murderous internet trolls, the team “G” Callen (Chris O’Donnell), Sam Hanna (LL Cool J), Hetty Lang (Linda Hunt), Kensi Blye (Daniela Ruah), Marty Deeks (Eric Christian Olsen), Fatima Namazi (Medalion Rahimi), Devin Rountree (Caleb Castille), and Hollace Kilbride (Gerald McRaney) never fails to keep our nation safe by any means necessary. Meanwhile, Callen’s search for answers about his mysterious past could endanger everyone close to him when sinister Russian operative Katya (Sasha Clements) impersonates him with advanced deepfake technology. This 5-disc DVD collection includes all 22 episodes plus exclusive featurettes, deleted scenes, and a gag reel!
1883: A YELLOWSTONE ORIGIN STORY
Available on Blu-ray and DVD on August 30, 2022
From visionary creator Taylor Sheridan comes a prequel to television’s #1 show, Yellowstone. 1883 follows the original Dutton family as they embark on a journey west through the Great Plains toward the last bastion of untamed America. It’s a stark retelling of Western expansion, and an intense study of one family fleeing poverty to seek a better future in America’s promised land – Montana. This acclaimed series features a star-studded cast including Academy Award nominee Sam Elliott, Tim McGraw, Faith Hill, with cameos from Academy Award winners Tom Hanks and Billy Bob Thornton, and Rita Wilson. Now dive deeper into the Dutton’s origin story with over two hours of behind-the-scenes bonus content including never-before-seen featurettes with the cast and crew.
BLUE BLOODS: THE TWELFTH SEASON
Available on DVD on August 30, 2022
When Season 12 of Blue Bloods returns, Danny (Donnie Wahlberg) seeks the help of Maggie Gibson (Callie Thorne), a psychic medium, during his investigation into the tragic murder of a two-year-old boy, while Frank (Tom Selleck) finds himself at odds with the mayor over how best to protect the city after a recent uptick in city crime. Also, Jamie (Will Estes) and Eddie (Vanessa Ray) defend Officer Witten (Lauren Patten) when she receives departmental and public backlash for pulling her gun on an unarmed man during an arrest at a local deli; and Erin (Bridget Moynahan) investigates a murder case from 1993, in which the sole witness was her boss, DA Kimberly Crawford (Roslyn Ruff), who was 13-years-old at the time of the crime. This 5-disc DVD collection includes all 20 episodes from Season 12 plus 3 featurettes, deleted scenes, and a gag reel.