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Fox commits to 4K Blu-ray format

Film studio with the two biggest films of all time is an important ally
By: Ben Gourlay | Celebrities & Entertainment News | Posted: May 20, 2015 11:44 pm

Last week, the Blu-ray disc association revealed that the specification for the next-generation UHD Blu-ray format had been locked down, and now the first studio has publicly committed to releasing films on the upcoming format.




Twentieth Century Fox, who holds the rights to some of the biggest box-office, including the top two - 'Avatar', 'Titanic' along with other back catalogue favourites such as 'Independence Day' and the 'Alien' and 'X-Men' franchises has now backed the format in a report from The Hollywood Reporter.


The Chief Technology Officer at Fox, Hanno Basse who also serves as the industry's UHD Alliance president and spoke last month at the launch of the UHD Blu-ray spec.

NEWS SOURCES:Hollywoodreporter.com

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