Original Superman: The Movie and Casablanca among classics to be in hi-def for the first time and free have outdoor screenings to celebrate Warner Anniversary

Warner Bros. Digital Distribution is celebrating Warner Bros.’ 85th Anniversary with the Video on Demand release of 85 modern classic films, many of which will be available for the first time in high definition in the format. Starting today, titles such as Superman: The Movie, Casablanca and Full Metal Jacket will be available via VOD from most major cable providers, as well as satellite providers DirecTV and DISH.

In addition, Time Warner Cable will celebrate the Studio’s anniversary by holding special outdoor screenings of Casablanca, Superman: The Movie and other WB films, in New York City and Los Angeles.

Titles available include:

Key:
(none) – Title offered in standard definition
(*) Title offered for the first time in high definition VOD
(**) Title offered in high definition VOD

  • Absolute Power *
  • All the President’s Men *
  • An American in Paris *
  • Analyze This *
  • Any Given Sunday *
  • Arthur *
  • Beetlejuice *
  • Ben Hur *
  • Blade Runner **
  • Blazing Saddles **
  • Blood Work *
  • Bonnie and Clyde **
  • Casablanca *
  • Chariots of Fire *
  • A Clockwork Orange **
  • Collateral Damage *
  • Constantine *
  • Cool Hand Luke *
  • Deliverance **
  • Devil’s Advocate *
  • Dial M for Murder *
  • Dirty Harry **
  • Doctor Zhivago *
  • Dog Day Afternoon **
  • Enter the Dragon **
  • Eraser
  • The Exorcist **
  • Fear dot com *
  • The Fugitive * *
  • Full Metal Jacket **
  • Goodfellas **
  • Green Mile **
  • Grumpy Old Men
  • Horror of Dracula
  • I Confess *
  • Interview with the Vampire *
  • The Killing Fields *
  • Last Samurai **
  • Lethal Weapon
  • Lethal Weapon 2 **
  • Lethal Weapon 3 *
  • Lethal Weapon 4 *
  • Little Shop of Horrors *
  • Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome *
  • Maltese Falcon *
  • Mars Attacks! *
  • Matrix Reloaded **
  • Matrix Revisited (not theatrically released)
  • Matrix Revolutions **
  • Million Dollar Baby **
  • Mr. and Mrs. Smith (1941)*
  • Natural Born Killers **
  • Ocean’s Eleven (1960) *
  • Ocean’s Eleven (2001) **
  • Ocean’s Twelve **
  • Once Upon a Time in America *
  • Pale Rider **
  • Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure *
  • The Philadelphia Story *
  • Presumed Innocent *
  • The Road Warrior **
  • Rebel without a Cause *
  • The Right Stuff *
  • Risky Business *
  • The Shawshank Redemption *
  • The Shining **
  • Singin’ in the Rain *
  • Space Jam *
  • Spies Like Us
  • Stage Fright *
  • Strangers on a Train *
  • Streetcar Named Desire *
  • Superman II **
  • Superman III *
  • Superman IV: The Quest for Peace
  • Superman: The Movie **
  • Suspicion *
  • Three Kings *
  • Training Day **
  • The Treasure of the Sierra Madre *
  • Troy **
  • Twilight Zone: The Movie **
  • Under Siege **
  • Unforgiven **
  • The Wrong Man *

(Note: Some titles may not be offered on all cable and satellite systems and high definition is subject to availability. Please consult your programming guide or contact your provider for details).

Outdoor Screenings
Movie fans will be able to enjoy “stars under the stars” as Time Warner Cable presents a series of free, public indoor and outdoor screenings featuring classic Warner Bros. Pictures titles. The films being shown include classics such as Superman: The Movie, Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory and Casablanca.

The Time Warner Cable outdoor screening schedule is:

  • Friday, August 15 – Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory
    New York – Chelsea Piers at the West Side Highway – Hudson River Trust (outdoor)
    6:30 pm – Gates open
    8:30 pm – Movie begins
  • Monday, August 18 – Superman: The Movie
    New York City – Bryant Park (Sixth Avenue and 42nd Street) (outdoor)
    5:00 pm – Lawn opens
    8:30 pm – Movie begins
  • Saturday, August 23 – Space Jam
    Astoria, NY – UA Kaufman Astoria Theater (indoor)
    11:00 am – Doors open
    11:30 am – Movie begins
  • Friday, September 5 – Casablanca (outdoor)
    Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, Calif.
    6:00 pm – Gates open
    8:00 pm – Movie begins
  • Friday, September 5 – Looney Toons: Back in Action
    Staten Island, NY – Historic Richmond Town (441 Clarke Avenue)
    7:00 pm – Gates open
    8:00 pm – Movie begins

Additional details can be found at www.twoondemand.com.

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