AVCO Embassy Pictures released Murder by Decree on February 1, 1979. Bob Clark directed the film starring Christopher Plummer, James Mason, and David Hemmings.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) released Coma to theaters on January 6, 1978. Michael Crichton directed the film which starred Michael Douglas, Rip Torn, and Geneviève Bujold.
When Coma begins, something is not right at prestigious Boston Memorial Hospital. Employee Dr. Susan Wheeler is devastated when her best friend becomes comatose and eventually dies from an abortion procedure at the hospital.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment has announced the Blu-ray release of director Mark Robson's disaster thriller Earthquake this summer.
This summer, Warner Home Entertainment will continue transferring its library catalog onto the HD format. As part of that transfer the studio will release 1978's Coma onto Blu-ray for the first time.