Digital Home's top pick on Blu-ray this week is "UP", the latest computer-animated comedy-adventure film from Pixar Animation Studio.

UP is Pixar's tenth feature film and Pete Docter's second film after Monsters, Inc. and features the voices of Edward Asner, Christopher Plummer, Bob Peterson, and Jordan Nagai.

The film centers around a grumpy old man named Carl Fredricksen and an overeager Wilderness Explorer named Russell who fly to South America in a floating house suspended from helium balloons. The film has received overwhelmingly positive reviews with a rating of 98% on Rotten Tomatoes.

Other notable releases this week from Pixar include Monsters Inc. and Cars: Ultimate Giftpack which includes the previously released Cars along with two Die Cast toy cars.

The following is a list of Blu-ray titles set for release this week. (Canadian readers should note that not all titles may be available in this country)
  • Cars: Ultimate Giftpack
  • Discovery Atlas: Complete Collection
  • The Echo
  • Elvis Costello: Spectacle - Season One
  • The General
  • Godzilla (1998)
  • Heat
  • The Killers: Live from Royal Albert Hall
  • Logan's Run
  • Monsters, Inc.
  • Near Dark
  • The Negotiator
  • Red Heat
  • Spread
  • The Ugly Truth
  • Up

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