1996

From Home Video

Events[edit]

  • February:
    • Time Warner Entertainment Company, L.P.'s plan to spin off WarnerVision Entertainment to Stuart Hersch was scrapped. As a result, WarnerVision Entertainment announced that it was switching sales agents, moving to Warner Home Video from Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation.
    • HBO Home Video transferred its rental distribution to Warner Home Video, who already provided sell-through for its titles.
  • February 9: The merger of Capital Cities/ABC and The Walt Disney Company has just been completed. As a result, the following year, Capital Cities/ABC Video Publishing was merged into Buena Vista Home Video.
  • March: The transfer of WarnerVision Entertainment from Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation to Warner Home Video was completed.
  • June:
    • Comedy Central started home video operations with a distribution agreement at Rhino Home Video.
    • A&E Home Video sets up a deal with New Video.
    • Nickelodeon terminated its agreement with Sony Wonder. As a result, Paramount Home Video took over marketing and distribution of the Nickelodeon Video label, while the Nickelodeon Audio label became dormant as it had yet to find a new marketer. However, a few Sony Wonder-era Nickelodeon releases, such as the Gullah Gullah Island titles, remained in print for many months.
    • Live Entertainment took over its sales force from Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation, in which the latter company continued to distribute.
  • July 18: News Corporation, owners of 20th Century Fox, announced plans to purchase New World Entertainment.
  • August: Cabin Fever Entertainment started the Razzmatazz Entertainment children's label.
  • September: Columbia TriStar Home Video launched a line of TV shows under the TV Screen Gems label.
  • October: Saban Entertainment secures a deal with 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment after it left WarnerVision Entertainment.
  • October 10: Turner Broadcasting System was merged into Time Warner. As a result, Turner Home Entertainment was merged into Warner Home Video.
  • December 9: MCA Inc. is reincorporated as Universal Studios, Inc. As a result, MCA Music Entertainment Group was renamed to Universal Music Group and Uni Distribution Corporation was renamed to Universal Music & Video Distribution. The MCA/Universal Home Video name remained in use for a few more months.

VHS[edit]

January[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Akira Streamline Pictures Orion Home Video January 30, 1996
Army of Darkness MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation January 23, 1996
Barney's All Aboard for Sharing Barney Home Video The Lyons Group January 23, 1996
Beastmaster III: The Eye of Braxus MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation January 3, 1996
Big Trouble in Little China FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment January 9, 1996
Brian Wilson: I Just Wasn't Made for These Times Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation January 23, 1996
Broadcast News FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment January 9, 1996
Brubaker FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment January 9, 1996
Circle of Friends Warner Home Video Warner Home Video January 23, 1996
Conan the Barbarian MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation January 23, 1996
Conan the Destroyer MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation January 23, 1996
Cool Hand Luke Warner Home Video Warner Home Video January 16, 1996
Dangerous Passion Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation January 23, 1996
Doin' Time Warner Home Video Warner Home Video January 16, 1996
Dying Young FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment January 9, 1996
Four Weddings and a Funeral PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution January 30, 1996
Hard Choices Warner Home Video Warner Home Video January 16, 1996
Hourglass Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation January 23, 1996
The Indian in the Cupboard Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video March 12, 1996
Jade Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video January 23, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Junior MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation January 23, 1996
A Kid in King Arthur's Court Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video January 31, 1996
Kindergarten Cop MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation January 23, 1996
Kuffs MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation January 23, 1996
Little Big Man CBS Video 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment January 9, 1996
Lord of Illusions MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video January 16, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Love Affair Warner Home Video Warner Home Video January 23, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Love Child: A True Story Warner Home Video Warner Home Video January 16, 1996
Marked for Death FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment January 9, 1996
A Mother's Prayer MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation January 23, 1996
The People Under the Stairs MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation January 23, 1996
Point Break FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment January 9, 1996
Princess Gwenevere and the Jewel Riders: For Whom the Bell Trolls Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation January 23, 1996
Princess Gwenevere and the Jewel Riders: Jewel Quest Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation January 23, 1996
Princess Gwenevere and the Jewel Riders: Song of the Rainbow Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation January 23, 1996
Princess Gwenevere and the Jewel Riders: Wizard's Peak Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation January 23, 1996
Raising Arizona FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment January 9, 1996
The Secret of Blue Water: The Adventure Begins Streamline Pictures Orion Home Video January 30, 1996
The Secret of Blue Water: The Island Adventure Streamline Pictures Orion Home Video January 30, 1996
The Secret World of Alex Mack: In the Nick of Time Nickelodeon Video Sony Music Distribution January 30, 1996
Showgirls MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video January 2, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Snoopy Double Feature: Charlie Brown's All-Stars / It's Spring Training, Charlie Brown Peanuts Home Video Paramount Home Video January 19, 1996
  • It's Spring Training, Charlie Brown is the third of six direct-to-video Peanuts specials, as this special did not premiere on television until February 23, 1998 on Nickelodeon.
  • This release is also the first public release of It's Spring Training, Charlie Brown, which was produced in 1992 and slated to air on CBS that spring before that broadcast was cancelled for unknown reasons. This explains It's Spring Training, Charlie Brown's 1992 copyright.
Something to Talk About Warner Home Video Warner Home Video January 30, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
South Central Warner Home Video Warner Home Video January 16, 1996
Speechless Warner Home Video Warner Home Video January 23, 1996
Straight Time Warner Home Video Warner Home Video January 16, 1996
The Super FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment January 9, 1996
Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation January 23, 1996
Twins MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation January 23, 1996
The Vanishing FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment January 9, 1996
Wall Street FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment January 9, 1996
The War MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation January 23, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
The War of the Roses FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment January 9, 1996
Waterworld MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation January 23, 1996
  • Priced for rental.

February[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
Alfie Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video February 27, 1996
Alice in Wonderland Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
The Amazing Adventures of Mr. Bean PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution February 27, 1996
The Apple Dumpling Gang Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
Bedknobs and Broomsticks Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
Billy Madison MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation February 20, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Black Beauty Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video February 27, 1996
Br'er Rabbit Tales Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996
Bugsy Malone Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video February 27, 1996
Charlotte's Web Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video February 27, 1996
Cinderella Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
  • Reuses the October 1995 print master.
  • Went on moratorium on April 30, 1996.
Cousins Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video February 27, 1996
Davy Crockett and the River Pirates Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
Dead Weekend Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video February 27, 1996
Disney's Princess Collection - Jasmine's Enchanted Tales: Magic and Mystery Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
Disney's Princess Collection - Jasmine's Enchanted Tales: True Hearts Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
Double Dragon MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation February 20, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Dumbo Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
The Easter Chipmunk Buena Vista Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 21, 1996
Escape to Witch Mountain Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
The Exciting Escapades of Mr. Bean PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution February 27, 1996
Ferris Bueller's Day Off Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video February 27, 1996
Hackers MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video February 20, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Heart and Souls MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation February 20, 1996
Herbie Rides Again Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
Here Comes Peter Cottontail Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996
Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
Hoosiers Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996
Jesus of Nazareth Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996
King David Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video February 27, 1996
The Land Before Time MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation February 20, 1996
The Last Starfighter MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation February 20, 1996
Letter to My Killer MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation February 20, 1996
The Lion King Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
  • Reuses the March 1995 print master.
  • Went on moratorium on April 30, 1996.
The Love Bug Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
Major Payne MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation February 20, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Mary Poppins Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
Misty Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video February 27, 1996
Moses Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996
Old Yeller Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
On Golden Pond Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996
The Parent Trap Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
Pete's Dragon Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
Planes, Trains and Automobiles Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video February 27, 1996
Plaza Suite Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video February 27, 1996
Pocahontas Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
Pollyanna Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
The Ren & Stimpy Show: Nothing But Shorts Nickelodeon Video Sony Music Distribution February 20, 1996
The Return of the Pink Panther Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996
Robin Hood Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
A Rugrats Passover Nickelodeon Video Sony Music Distribution February 20, 1996
Saints and Sinners Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996
Scarface MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation February 20, 1996
The Scarlet and the Black Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996
Sesame Street's 25th Birthday: A Musical Celebration! Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution February 20, 1996
Sesame Street: Do The Alphabet Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution February 20, 1996
Sesame Street Kids' Guide to Life: Learning to Share Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution February 20, 1996
Sesame Street: Learning About Letters Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution February 20, 1996
Sesame Street: Learning About Numbers Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution February 20, 1996
Sesame Street: Sing, Hoot & Howl with the Sesame Street Animals Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution February 20, 1996
Sesame Street: Sing Yourself Silly! Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution February 20, 1996
Sesame Street: The Best of Elmo Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution February 20, 1996
Sesame Street: The Best of Ernie and Bert Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution February 20, 1996
The Shaggy Dog Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
Shirley Valentine Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video February 27, 1996
Shout MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation February 20, 1996
Sneakers MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation February 20, 1996
So Dear to My Heart Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
Sohryuden: Legend of the Dragon Kings Vol. 3 U.S. Manga Corps Central Park Media February 6, 1996
Stanley the Ugly Duckling Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996
Swiss Family Robinson Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
The Sword in the Stone Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
The Tale of Peter Rabbit Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996
Tales of Beatrix Potter Vol. 1 Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996
Tales of Beatrix Potter Vol. 2 Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Turtles' Awesome Easter Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996
The Ten Commandments Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video February 27, 1996
That Darn Cat! Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
The Three Caballeros Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
Thumpkin and the Easter Bunnies Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996
To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation February 20, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Top Dog Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Under Siege 2: Dark Territory Warner Home Video Warner Home Video February 6, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
The Usual Suspects PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution February 6, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
The Velveteen Rabbit Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996
Virtuosity Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video February 13, 1996
Will Vinton's Claymation Easter Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996
Without Mercy Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation February 20, 1996

March[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
The 7th Voyage of Sinbad Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video March 12, 1996
Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls Warner Home Video Warner Home Video March 12, 1996
The Adventures of Milo and Otis Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video March 12, 1996
Babe MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 19, 1996
The Baby-Sitters Club Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video March 12, 1996
Barney Goes to School Barney Home Video The Lyons Group March 26, 1996
Barney in Concert Barney Home Video The Lyons Group March 26, 1996
Barney's Campfire Sing-Along Barney Home Video The Lyons Group March 26, 1996
Barney's Talent Show Barney Home Video The Lyons Group March 26, 1996
The Bear Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video March 12, 1996
Bird on a Wire MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 26, 1996
Blue Dahlia MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 26, 1996
Braveheart Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video March 12, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Bye Bye Birdie Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video March 12, 1996
Clockers MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 12, 1996
The Colony MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 12, 1996
A Countess from Hong Kong MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 26, 1996
Cruising Warner Home Video Warner Home Video March 26, 1996
Death Becomes Her MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 26, 1996
Drop Squad MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 26, 1996
ER: The Series Premiere Warner Home Video Warner Home Video March 26, 1996
Fatherland Warner Home Video Warner Home Video March 26, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Fearless Warner Home Video Warner Home Video March 26, 1996
Foreign Student MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 26, 1996
Francis Covers the Big Town MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 19, 1996
Francis Goes to the Races MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 19, 1996
Francis Goes to West Point MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 19, 1996
Francis in the Haunted House MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 19, 1996
Francis in the Navy MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 19, 1996
Francis Joins the WACS MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 19, 1996
Francis the Talking Mule MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 19, 1996
Ghostbusters Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video March 12, 1996
The Girl from Petrovka MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 26, 1996
Hotel Warner Home Video Warner Home Video March 26, 1996
Housesitter MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 26, 1996
The Hunted MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 26, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Istanbul MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 26, 1996
The Last Butterfly Warner Home Video Warner Home Video March 26, 1996
Mallrats MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 26, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video March 27, 1996
The Masks of Death Warner Home Video Warner Home Video March 26, 1996
Miles from Home Cinecom Pictures Video Warner Home Video March 26, 1996
My Girl Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video March 12, 1996
The Naked Runner Warner Home Video Warner Home Video March 26, 1996
Never Talk to Strangers Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video March 12, 1996
New Jersey Drive MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 26, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Prince of the City Warner Home Video Warner Home Video March 26, 1996
Rage Warner Home Video Warner Home Video March 26, 1996
Real Genius Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video March 12, 1996
Rock with Barney Barney Home Video The Lyons Group March 26, 1996
Running on Empty Warner Home Video Warner Home Video March 26, 1996
Se7en New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment March 26, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Silent Fall Warner Home Video Warner Home Video March 26, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Singapore MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 26, 1996
Split Decisions Warner Home Video Warner Home Video March 26, 1996
Tremors MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 26, 1996
The Universal Story MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation March 12, 1996
Where Angels Go, Trouble Follows Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video March 12, 1996
Willow Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video March 12, 1996

April[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
An American Werewolf in London Vestron Video Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 16, 1996
An Angel at My Table New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
The Aristocats Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video April 24, 1996
The Ballad of Little Jo New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
Balto MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 2, 1996
Basic Instinct Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 16, 1996
*batteries not included MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
Bend of the River MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
Beyond Desire Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 23, 1996
Chaplin Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 16, 1996
Come September MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
The Crying Game Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 16, 1996
The Cure MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Cutthroat Island Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 23, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Deception Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 16, 1996
Dirty Dancing Vestron Video Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 16, 1996
Don Juan DeMarco New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
The Doors Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 16, 1996
Earthworm Jim: Assault and Battery/Trout! MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 9, 1996
Earthworm Jim: Bring Me the Head of Earthworm Jim/Sword of Righteousness MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 9, 1996
Earthworm Jim: Conqueror Worm/Day of the Fish MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 9, 1996
Earthworm Jim: The Book of Doom/The Egg Beater MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 9, 1996
Even Cowgirls Get the Blues New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
Far Country MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
Friday New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
The Ghost and Mr. Chicken MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
A Handful of Dust New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
Highlander: The Adventure Begins Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 23, 1996
How to Make an American Quilt MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Iceman MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
In the Wild: Dolphins PBS Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
In the Wild: Gray Whales PBS Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
In the Wild: Pandas PBS Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
Killing Zoe Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 16, 1996
The Last Days of Chez Nous New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
The Love God? MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
Lover Come Back MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
Man's Favorite Sport MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
Midnight Lace MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
Nature: In the Company of Wolves PBS Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
  • Part of the In the Wild series.
  • Broadcast October 3, 1993.
  • Funding provided by Corporation for Public Broadcasting, PBS, Canon USA, and Ford Motor Company.
Nature: In the Lion's Den PBS Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
  • Part of the In the Wild series.
  • Broadcast October 2, 1994.
  • Funding provided by Corporation for Public Broadcasting, PBS, Canon USA, and Ford Motor Company.
Nature: Tigers PBS Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
  • Part of the In the Wild series.
  • Broadcast February 26, 1995.
  • Funding provided by Corporation for Public Broadcasting, PBS, Canon USA, and Ford Motor Company.
Now and Then New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
The Piano Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 16, 1996
Pillow Talk MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
Platoon Vestron Video Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 16, 1996
The Reluctant Astronaut MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
Reservoir Dogs Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 16, 1996
Safe Passage New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
The Scarlet Letter Hollywood Pictures Home Video Buena Vista Home Video April 16, 1996
Send Me No Flowers MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
Sesame Street: A New Baby in My House Sony Wonder Sony Music Entertainment April 30, 1996
Sesame Street: Elmo's Sing-Along Guessing Game Sony Wonder Sony Music Entertainment April 30, 1996
Sesame Street: Imagine That! - Activities for Rainy Days and Every Day Sony Wonder Sony Music Entertainment April 30, 1996
Sesame Street: Put Down The Duckie - An All-Star Musical Special Sony Wonder Sony Music Entertainment April 30, 1996
Sesame Street: Rock & Roll! Sony Wonder Sony Music Entertainment April 30, 1996
Sesame Street: Sing Along Sony Wonder Sony Music Entertainment April 30, 1996
Sesame Street: Sleepytime Songs & Stories Sony Wonder Sony Music Entertainment April 30, 1996
Sesame Street: We All Sing Together Sony Wonder Sony Music Entertainment April 30, 1996
The Seven-Per-Cent Solution MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
Sharon's Secret MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
Shenandoah MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
Sohryuden: Legend of the Dragon Kings Vol. 4 U.S. Manga Corps Central Park Media April 2, 1996
Somewhere in Time MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
Strange Bedfellows MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
Terminal Impact New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
The Terminator Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 16, 1996
Terminator 2: Judgment Day Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 16, 1996
The Thrill of It All! MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
Tremors 2: Aftershocks MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 9, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Village of the Damned MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 30, 1996
Waterland New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
Weekend at Bernie's Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 16, 1996
When the Party's Over Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 16, 1996
Where Angels Fear to Tread New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
Widow's Peak New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment April 16, 1996
Young Guns Vestron Video Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 16, 1996

May[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
The Abyss FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment May 14, 1996
American Kickboxer Cannon Video Warner Home Video May 14, 1996
American Ninja 5 Cannon Video Warner Home Video May 14, 1996
The American President Turner Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Video May 14, 1996
Angel Heart Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Antony and Cleopatra Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
The Appaloosa MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
Army of One Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Bad Girls FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment May 14, 1996
Barney's Fun & Games Barney Home Video The Lyons Group May 21, 1996
Battle Hymn MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
Baywatch: Nightmare Bay Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Baywatch: River of No Return Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Baywatch: The Movie - Forbidden Paradise Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
The Beverly Hillbillies FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment May 14, 1996
Billy Jack Warner Home Video Warner Home Video May 14, 1996
The Bionic Woman MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
The Black Arrow Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video May 7, 1996
Borderline Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Brazil MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
The Breakfast Club MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
A Bucket of Blood Acme Video Warner Home Video May 14, 1996
The Canterville Ghost Hallmark Home Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment May 28, 1996
Cape Fear (1962 version) MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
Cape Fear (1991 version) MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
Carrington PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution May 7, 1996
Casino MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 28, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
The Chase FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment May 14, 1996
The Count of Monte Cristo Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
Cover-Up Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
Criss Cross MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
Cyclone! National Geographic Video Columbia TriStar Home Video May 28, 1996
Dazed and Confused MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
Dead Cold Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 7, 1996
Donor Unknown MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 21, 1996
DragonFight Warner Home Video Warner Home Video May 14, 1996
Eddie and the Cruisers II: Eddie Lives! Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Escape from Sobibor Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Fast Times at Ridgemont High MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
First Blood Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
First Knight Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video May 7, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
For Your Eyes Only MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video May 21, 1996
Freebie and the Bean Warner Home Video Warner Home Video May 14, 1996
Get Shorty MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video May 28, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Give My Regards to Broad Street FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment May 14, 1996
Gold Diggers: The Secret of Bear Mountain MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
Golden Moments in U.S. Olympic History PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution May 7, 1996
GoldenEye MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video May 21, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Great Expectations Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
Hellbound Cannon Video Warner Home Video May 14, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Hoffa FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment May 14, 1996
Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video May 7, 1996
Hook Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video May 14, 1996
Iron Eagle II Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Jacob's Ladder Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Jumanji Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video May 14, 1996
Kickboxer 3: The Art of War Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
King of New York Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Kojak: The Belarus File MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
Kotch ABC Video Enterprises 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment May 14, 1996
L.A. Story Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Law and Order MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
Licence to Kill MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video May 21, 1996
Light Sleeper Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
The Living Daylights MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video May 21, 1996
Lock Up Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Mad Dog and Glory MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome Warner Home Video Warner Home Video May 14, 1996
Madonna: Truth or Dare Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
The Man in the Iron Mask Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
The Man with the Golden Gun MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video May 21, 1996
The Man Without a Face Warner Home Video Warner Home Video May 14, 1996
The Merchant of Venice Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
Midnight Ride Cannon Video Warner Home Video May 14, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Mirage MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Les Misérables Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
Les Misérables Warner Home Video Warner Home Video May 21, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Moonraker MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video May 21, 1996
Nature's Fury National Geographic Video Columbia TriStar Home Video May 28, 1996
The Night Stalker: Two Tales of Terror MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
Octopussy MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video May 21, 1996
One Million Years B.C. FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment May 14, 1996
Pentathlon Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Phantom 2040: The Ghost Who Walks Family Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
Portraits of a Killer Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
The Punisher Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Rambo: First Blood Part II Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Rambo III Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Rapid Fire FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment May 14, 1996
Reality Bites MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
Red Ball Express MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
Rescue Me Cannon Video Warner Home Video May 14, 1996
The Road Warrior Warner Home Video Warner Home Video May 14, 1996
The Rose FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment May 14, 1996
Savage Skies MPI Home Video Maljack Productions May 21, 1996
The Scarlet Pimpernel Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
Scene of the Crime MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
Short Circuit CBS/Fox Video 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment May 14, 1996
The Show Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video May 7, 1996
Sixteen Candles MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
The Spy Who Loved Me MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video May 21, 1996
Star Knight Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment May 28, 1996
The Story of Dr. Wassell MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
Superstorms Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
A Tale of Two Cities Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
Tarnished Angels MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
They Shoot Horses, Don't They? ABC Video Enterprises 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment May 14, 1996
The Underneath MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
Universal Soldier Avid Home Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation May 21, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
A View to a Kill MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video May 21, 1996
The Virginian MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
Weird Science MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 14, 1996
Wild Bill MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video May 28, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Willow Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video May 14, 1996
Winning Body Workout: Prepare to Win PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution May 7, 1996

June[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 11, 1996
Action Jackson Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
Bad Hair Day: The Videos Scotti Bros. Records Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation June 4, 1996
Badlands Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
Beastmaster III: The Eye of Braxus MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation June 11, 1996
Beyond the Law Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation June 25, 1996
Bingo Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 11, 1996
Bio-Dome MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video June 11, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Blue Chips Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video June 16, 1996
The Blue Lagoon Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 4, 1996
Bonnie and Clyde Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 18, 1996
The Browning Version Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video June 16, 1996
The China Syndrome Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 4, 1996
Coupe de Ville MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation June 11, 1996
Cry-Baby MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation June 11, 1996
Dallas Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
Dangerous Indiscretion Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video June 16, 1996
Dead Man Walking PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution June 25, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Delta Force 3 Cannon Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
The D.I. Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
Dial M for Murder Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 18, 1996
Disney's Sing-Along Songs: Topsy-Turvy Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video June 26, 1996
Dog Day Afternoon Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
El Dorado Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video June 16, 1996
Dracula MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation June 11, 1996
Dream Team '96 Goes for the Gold CBS/Fox Video Sports 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment June 4, 1996
Drop Zone Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video June 16, 1996
Earth vs. the Flying Saucers Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 4, 1996
Fahrenheit 451 MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation June 11, 1996
Fail Safe Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 4, 1996
Ghost in the Shell Manga Entertainment PolyGram Distribution June 18, 1996
Ghostbusters II Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 11, 1996
Grumpier Old Men Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Gunfight at the OK Corral Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video June 16, 1996
Harvey MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation June 11, 1996
Heat Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 18, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Heavy Metal Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 4, 1996
  • THX certified.
The Hunchback of Notre Dame Turner Classic Movies Turner Home Entertainment June 11, 1996
Inside the Olympic Games PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution June 18, 1996
Jennifer 8 Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video June 16, 1996
Jimmy Hollywood Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video June 16, 1996
The King of Comedy Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
Leaving Las Vegas MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video June 16, 1996
Merrill's Marauders Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
Montana Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
The Mountain Men Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 4, 1996
My Girl 2 Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 11, 1996
The Net Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 4, 1996
Nobody's Fool Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video June 16, 1996
Obsession Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 4, 1996
The Old Man and the Sea Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 18, 1996
One Man's Justice Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation June 25, 1996
The Outlaw Josey Wales Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
Pale Rider Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
Pontiac Moon Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video June 16, 1996
Power HBO Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
The Power of One Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
Rebel Without a Cause Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 18, 1996
Richard III MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video June 18, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 4, 1996
Ring of Steel MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation June 11, 1996
Rio Bravo Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
Rocket Gibraltar Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 11, 1996
Runaway Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 4, 1996
The Searchers Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
Sesame Street: Elmocize Sony Wonder Sony Music Entertainment June 11, 1996
Sesame Street: Play Along Games & Songs Sony Wonder Sony Music Entertainment June 11, 1996
Sesame Street: Slimey's World Games Sony Wonder Sony Music Entertainment June 11, 1996
Shampoo Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 4, 1996
Shane Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video June 16, 1996
The Sheltering Sky Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
The Shootist Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video June 16, 1996
Short Circuit 2 Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 11, 1996
Slaughter of the Innocents MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation June 11, 1996
Sohryuden: Legend of the Dragon Kings Vol. 5 U.S. Manga Corps Central Park Media June 4, 1996
The Sons of Katie Elder Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video June 16, 1996
Species MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video June 18, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
St. Elmo's Fire Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 4, 1996
Starman Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 4, 1996
A Streetcar Named Desire Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 18, 1996
Sudden Death MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation June 11, 1996
Taxi Driver Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 4, 1996
The Thing MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation June 11, 1996
Three Men and a Cradle Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment June 25, 1996
Tough and Deadly MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation June 11, 1996
True Grit Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video June 16, 1996
Two If By Sea Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 11, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Unforgiven Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
Used Cars Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 4, 1996
What We Have Learned, Charlie Brown? Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video June 25, 1996
The Wild Bunch Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 4, 1996
  • Sell-through release.

July[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
12 Monkeys MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation July 9, 1996
Against Her Will Cabin Fever Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment July 9, 1996
Biloxi Blues MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation July 9, 1996
The Choirboys MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation July 9, 1996
The Dogfighters Live Entertainment Live Entertainment July 23, 1996
For Better or Worse... Turner Home Entertainment Turner Home Entertainment July 2, 1996
Happy Gilmore MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation July 16, 1996
The Hard Way MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation July 9, 1996
Hello Kitty: Cinderella Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment July 23, 1996
Hello Kitty: Mom Loves Me After All Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment July 23, 1996
Hello Kitty: The Dream Thief Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment July 23, 1996
Hello Kitty: Snow White Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment July 23, 1996
Hellraiser Starmaker Entertainment Anchor Bay Entertainment July 16, 1996
The Hidden Video Treasures Anchor Bay Entertainment July 16, 1996
Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video July 31, 1996
Horror Hotel Video Treasures Anchor Bay Entertainment July 16, 1996
Invaders from Mars Video Treasures Anchor Bay Entertainment July 16, 1996
Jack and Sarah PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution July 23, 1996
Keroppi: Let's Play Baseball Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment July 23, 1996
Keroppi: Robin Hood Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment July 23, 1996
King Kong Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video July 2, 1996
Lady Sings the Blues Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video July 2, 1996
Let's Dance Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video July 2, 1996
Lil Abner Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video July 2, 1996
The Littlest Pet Shop: Scaredy Dog Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment July 23, 1996
The Littlest Pet Shop: Treasure of Sierra Pet Shop Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment July 23, 1996
The Littlest Pet Shop: Wrecking Havoc Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment July 23, 1996
The Lonely Guy MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation July 9, 1996
Man with a Gun Evergreen Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment July 9, 1996
Maniac Video Treasures Anchor Bay Entertainment July 16, 1996
Mr. Music Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video July 2, 1996
Night of the Living Dead Video Treasures Anchor Bay Entertainment July 16, 1996
A Nightmare on Elm Street Video Treasures Anchor Bay Entertainment July 16, 1996
Once Bitten Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment July 9, 1996
Pekkle: Aladdin and His Magic Lamp Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment July 23, 1996
Pochacco: Exciting Birthday Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment July 23, 1996
Princess Gwenevere and the Jewel Riders: Full Circle Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment July 23, 1996
Rattled MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation July 9, 1996
Rumble in the Bronx New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment July 16, 1996
Runaway Train MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video July 16, 1996
Skysurfer Strike Force: City of Terror Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment July 9, 1996
Skysurfer Strike Force: Titan of Terror Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment July 9, 1996
Skysurfer Strike Force: Voodoo Master Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment July 9, 1996
Sukeban Deka 2 A.D. Vision A.D. Vision July 16, 1996
The Taking of Pelham 123 MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video July 16, 1996
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Cry H.A.V.O.C. Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment July 23, 1996
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Cyber Turtles Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment July 23, 1996
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Get Shredder Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment July 23, 1996
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Part 2 Video Treasures Anchor Bay Entertainment July 16, 1996
Theodore Rex New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment July 2, 1996
Thief MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video July 16, 1996
Torch Song Trilogy New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment July 16, 1996
The War of the Worlds Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video July 2, 1996
Waterworld MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation July 9, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Wee Sing Favorites: Animal Songs MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation July 9, 1996
Wee Sing Favorites: Classic Songs for Kids MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation July 9, 1996
The Year of Living Dangerously MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video July 16, 1996

August[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
1987 America's Cup: The Official Film Live Entertainment Live Entertainment August 20, 1996
The Abyss (Widescreen Series) FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment August 20, 1996
  • THX certified.
Aladdin and the King of Thieves Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video August 14, 1996
The Andromeda Strain MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Aparajito Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video August 20, 1996
Barney's 1-2-3-4 Seasons Barney Home Video The Lyons Group August 6, 1996
Born Wild Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 11, 1996
Braveheart Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video August 27, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
The Brink's Job MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Cabbage Patch Kids: The New Kid BMG Video BMG Distribution August 20, 1996
The Canterville Ghost Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video August 20, 1996
Capricorn One Avid Home Entertainment Live Entertainment August 20, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
The Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 11, 1996
Citizen Kane Turner Classic Movies Turner Home Entertainment August 13, 1996
Clash by Night Turner Classic Movies Turner Home Entertainment August 13, 1996
The Climax MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Curse of the Undead MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Darkman II: The Return of Durant MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Darkman III: Die, Darkman, Die MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 20, 1996
DeepStar Six Avid Home Entertainment Live Entertainment August 20, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Dick Tracy Touchstone Home Video Buena Vista Home Video August 20, 1996
Disney's Princess Collection - Belle's Sing Me a Story: Beauty and the World of Music Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video August 28, 1996
Disney's Princess Collection - Belle's Sing Me a Story: Chapters of Enchantment Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video August 28, 1996
Dumb and Dumber New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment August 27, 1996
Ed MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
The Egg and I MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Faithful New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment August 27, 1996
Firestarter MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Fort Apache Turner Classic Movies Turner Home Entertainment August 13, 1996
Fright Night Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video August 20, 1996
The Further Adventures of Ma and Pa Kettle MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
The Greek Tycoon MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Gunbuster Vol. 1 Manga Entertainment PolyGram Distribution August 20, 1996
Highlander: The Animated Series: The Cursed Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment August 20, 1996
Highlander: The Animated Series: The Suspended Village Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment August 20, 1996
Highlander: The Animated Series: The Valley of the Thorn Pods Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment August 20, 1996
The Last of the Mohicans (Widescreen Series) FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment August 20, 1996
  • THX certified.
The Little Rascals MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Ma and Pa Kettle at Home MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Ma and Pa Kettle at the Fair MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Ma and Pa Kettle at Waikiki MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Ma and Pa Kettle Back on the Farm MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Ma and Pa Kettle Go to Town MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Ma and Pa Kettle on Vacation MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
The Magnificent Ambersons Turner Classic Movies Turner Home Entertainment August 13, 1996
The Mask New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment August 27, 1996
The Meaning of Life MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Millennium Avid Home Entertainment Live Entertainment August 20, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Monolith MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Moon 44 Avid Home Entertainment Live Entertainment August 20, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House Turner Classic Movies Turner Home Entertainment August 13, 1996
Mr. Wrong Touchstone Home Video Buena Vista Home Video August 20, 1996
The Mystery of Edwin Drood MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Neon Genesis Evangelion: Genesis 0:1 A.D. Vision A.D. Vision August 20, 1996
The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 11, 1996
New York Stories Touchstone Home Video Buena Vista Home Video August 20, 1996
NFL Greatest Ever: Running Backs NFL Films Video PolyGram Distribution August 20, 1996
Nightflyers Avid Home Entertainment Live Entertainment August 20, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Pather Panchali Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video August 20, 1996
Prince Brat and the Whipping Boy Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 11, 1996
Quarterbacks on Quarterbacks NFL Films Video PolyGram Distribution August 20, 1996
Red Heat Avid Home Entertainment Live Entertainment August 20, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
The Running Man Avid Home Entertainment Live Entertainment August 20, 1996
Saturn 3 Avid Home Entertainment Live Entertainment August 20, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
The Secret of Roan Inish Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Video June 11, 1996
Senior Trip New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment August 27, 1996
Slap Shot MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Smokey and the Bandit MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Smokey and the Bandit II MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Smokey and the Bandit Part 3 MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Sohryuden: Legend of the Dragon Kings Vol. 6 U.S. Manga Corps Central Park Media August 6, 1996
The Sound of Music FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment August 27, 1996
  • THX certified.
Speed (Widescreen Series) FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment August 20, 1996
  • THX certified.
Stargate Live Entertainment Live Entertainment August 20, 1996
The Strange Door MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
The Substitute Live Entertainment Live Entertainment August 20, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Suspicion Turner Classic Movies Turner Home Entertainment August 13, 1996
Swing Time Turner Classic Movies Turner Home Entertainment August 13, 1996
Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation August 6, 1996
Tenchi Muyo! In LOVE Pioneer Entertainment Pioneer Entertainment August 20, 1996
  • THX certified.
The Terminator Avid Home Entertainment Live Entertainment August 20, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Terminator 2: Judgment Day Live Entertainment Live Entertainment August 20, 1996
  • Standalone debut of the letterboxed edition.
Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead Miramax Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Video August 20, 1996
Total Recall Avid Home Entertainment Live Entertainment August 20, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked labels, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
  • SP-mode printings reuse the 1990 box and face label and the September 1991 print master.
The Trouble with Angels Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 11, 1996
True Lies (Widescreen Series) FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment August 20, 1996
Wishbone: Bone of Arc PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution August 20, 1996
  • Released in association with The Lyons Group.
The World of Apu Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video August 20, 1996

September[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
The Adventures of Timmy the Tooth: Big Mouth Gulch MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 10, 1996
Aladdin and the King of Thieves Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the August 1996 print master.
Alice in Wonderland Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
An American Werewolf in London Vestron Video Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
The Apple Dumpling Gang Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
The Aristocats Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the April 1996 print master.
  • Went on moratorium on April 30, 1997.
Atom Man vs. Superman Warner Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
Barney: Waiting for Santa Barney Home Video The Lyons Group September 10, 1996
Basic Instinct Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
Battlestar Galactica: Baltar's Escape MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
Battlestar Galactica: Fire in Space MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
Battlestar Galactica: Murder on the Rising Star MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
Battlestar Galactica: Saga of a Star World MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
Battlestar Galactica: The Long Patrol MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
Battlestar Galactica: The Lost Warrior MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
Battlestar Galactica: The Magnificent Warriors MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
Battlestar Galactica: The Man with Nine Lives MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
Battlestar Galactica: The Young Lords MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
Beauty and the Beast Home Vision Cinema Home Vision Entertainment September 24, 1996
Bedknobs and Broomsticks Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
Bewitched Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video September 24, 1996
The Black Stallion MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
Chaplin Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
Chicago Joe and the Showgirl Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
Christmas Eve on Sesame Street Sony Wonder Sony Music Entertainment September 3, 1996
A Christmas Story MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
Christopher and Holly Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment September 3, 1996
Cinderella Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Popular demand reissue.
  • Reuses the October 1995 print master.
Clockers MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
Conquest of the Earth MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
Creepers New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment September 10, 1996
The Crying Game Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
Cutthroat Island Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Davy Crockett and the River Pirates Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
Deadly Outbreak Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 17, 1996
Death Benefit MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 10, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Deception Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
Dirty Dancing Vestron Video Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
Disney's Sing-Along Songs: Under the Sea Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 11, 1996
The Doors Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
Dumbo Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
Escape to Witch Mountain Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
Fargo PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution September 10, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
For Love or Money MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment September 17, 1996
Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
Frosty Returns Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment September 3, 1996
Frosty the Snowman Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment September 3, 1996
Gay Purr-ee Warner Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
Getting Even with Dad MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
Glengarry Glen Ross Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
A Goofy Movie Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the September 1995 print master.
Greedy MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
Hate PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution September 3, 1996
Hello Kitty: Santa's Missing Hat Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment September 3, 1996
Herbie Rides Again Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the July 1996 print master.
Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
The Howling: New Moon Rising New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment September 17, 1996
I Dream of Jeannie Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video September 24, 1996
In the Mouth of Madness New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment September 10, 1996
Ironweed Vestron Video Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment September 17, 1996
Jesus of Nazareth Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 3, 1996
Joe Panther Warner Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
Killing Zoe Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
Leatherface: Original Uncut Classic New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment September 17, 1996
Lifeform Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 24, 1996
The Little Drummer Boy Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment September 3, 1996
The Little Engine That Could MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 10, 1996
Little Miss Marker MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
Little Women MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
The Littlest Pet Shop: Do Not Solve Until Christmas Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment September 3, 1996
The Lost Weekend MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
The Love Bug Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
The Mangler New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment September 17, 1996
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the March 1996 print master.
  • Went on moratorium on April 30, 1997.
Mary Poppins Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
Mission Galactica: The Cylon Attack MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
A Monster Christmas Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment September 3, 1996
The Moo Family Holiday Hoedown Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment September 3, 1996
Muppet Treasure Island Jim Henson Video Buena Vista Home Video September 10, 1996
My Fair Lady FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment September 24, 1996
  • THX certified.
  • Originally planned for release on October 1, 1996.
National Velvet MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
Nick and Noel Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment September 3, 1996
Old Yeller Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
Oliver and Company Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Went on moratorium on April 30, 1997.
The Parent Trap Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
The Pebble and the Penguin MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
Pete's Dragon Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
The Piano Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
Platoon Vestron Video Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
Pocahontas Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
  • Went on moratorium on April 30, 1997.
Poison Ivy New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment September 10, 1996
Poison Ivy 2: Lily New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment September 10, 1996
Pollyanna Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
The Quest MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Reservoir Dogs Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
The Return of Jafar Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the May 1994 print master.
Robin Hood Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
Rover Dangerfield Warner Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment September 3, 1996
Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment September 3, 1996
Santa's Christmas Crash Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment September 3, 1996
Santa's Christmas Snooze Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment September 3, 1996
The Secret of NIMH MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
Sesame Street: Big Bird's Story Time Sony Wonder Sony Music Entertainment September 3, 1996
Sesame Street Celebrates Around the World Sony Wonder Sony Music Entertainment September 3, 1996
Sesame Street: Elmo Saves Christmas Sony Wonder Sony Music Entertainment September 3, 1996
Sesame Street: Getting Ready To Read Sony Wonder Sony Music Entertainment September 3, 1996
Sesame Street: Monster Hits! Sony Wonder Sony Music Entertainment September 3, 1996
Sesame Street Presents Follow That Bird Warner Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
Se7en New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment September 10, 1996
Sgt. Bilko MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 10, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
The Shaggy Dog Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
Slaughterhouse Five MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
So Dear to My Heart Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
Sophie's Choice Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
South Beach Academy Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 24, 1996
Superman: The Last Son of Krypton Warner Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
Superman: The Movie Warner Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
Superman: The Serial Warner Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
Surviving the Game New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment September 10, 1996
Swiss Family Robinson Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
The Sword in the Stone Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
That Darn Cat! Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
The Three Caballeros Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video September 24, 1996
  • Reuses the February 1996 print master.
The Town That Santa Forgot Cartoon Network Video Turner Home Entertainment September 24, 1996
To Kill a Mockingbird MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 17, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Top Dog Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
TV's Best Adventures of Superman Vol. 1 Warner Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
TV's Best Adventures of Superman Vol. 2 Warner Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
TV's Best Adventures of Superman Vol. 3 Warner Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
TV's Best Adventures of Superman Vol. 4 Warner Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
U.S.A. Basketball: '96 Olympic Gold CBS/Fox Video Sports 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment September 3, 1996
The Usual Suspects PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution September 10, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Wagons East! Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
War of the Buttons Warner Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Weekend at Bernie's Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
Wes Craven's New Nightmare New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment September 17, 1996
The West PBS Home Video Turner Home Entertainment September 24, 1996
  • Broadcast September 15-22, 1996.
  • Funding provided by General Motors, National Endowment for the Humanities, the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and PBS.
When the Party's Over Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
The Witches Warner Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
The Wizard of Oz MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video September 10, 1996
  • THX certified.
Young Guns Vestron Video Live Entertainment September 10, 1996
Zandalee Live Entertainment Live Entertainment September 10, 1996

October[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
The American Experience: T.R.: The Story of Theodore Roosevelt PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast October 6-7, 1996.
  • Funding provided by Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, PBS, and Scotts Miracle-Gro Company.
The Arrival Live Entertainment Live Entertainment October 22, 1996
Assassins Warner Home Video Warner Home Video October 1, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Bad Blood Avid Home Entertainment Live Entertainment October 22, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Big Girls Don't Cry...They Get Even New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment October 8, 1996
Blood and Donuts Live Entertainment Live Entertainment October 8, 1996
Blood for Blood Avid Home Entertainment Live Entertainment October 22, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Book of Love New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment October 8, 1996
Breakthrough: The Changing Face of Science in America PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast April 8-22, 1996.
  • Funding provided by Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, National Science Foundation, and Intel Foundation.
The Bridges of Madison County Warner Home Video Warner Home Video October 15, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Character Above All PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast May 29, 1996.
Character Above All PBS Home Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast May 29, 1996.
College Swing MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 15, 1996
Copycat Warner Home Video Warner Home Video October 1, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Corrina, Corrina New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment October 8, 1996
Cover to Cover PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
Domestic Violence: Faces of Fear PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast May 14, 1996.
  • Funding provided by the Warner-Lambert Company.
Domestic Violence: Faces of Fear PBS Home Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast May 14, 1996.
  • Funding provided by the Warner-Lambert Company.
Drop Dead Fred Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment October 8, 1996
Eraser Warner Home Video Warner Home Video October 29, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 1, 1996
Fair Game Warner Home Video Warner Home Video October 1, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Fear MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 15, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Flipper MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 8, 1996
Frontline: Angel on Death Row PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast April 9, 1996.
  • Funding provided by Corporation for Public Broadcasting and PBS.
Frontline: Does America Still Work? PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast May 21, 1996.
  • Funding provided by Corporation for Public Broadcasting and PBS.
Frontline: Shtetl PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast April 17, 1996.
  • Funding provided by Corporation for Public Broadcasting and PBS.
Frontline: Smoke in the Eye PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast April 2, 1996.
  • Funding provided by Corporation for Public Broadcasting and PBS.
Frontline: The Kevorkian Verdict PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast May 14, 1996.
  • Funding provided by Corporation for Public Broadcasting and PBS.
Frontline: The Pilgrimage of Jesse Jackson PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast April 30, 1996.
  • Funding provided by Corporation for Public Broadcasting and PBS.
Funding Educational Technology PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast February 1996.
The Girl from Mars Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment October 8, 1996
Going My Way MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 15, 1996
GoldenEye MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video October 29, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast November 10-13, 1996.
  • Funding provided by National Endowment for the Humanities, the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and PBS.
Heaven's Prisoners New Line Cinema Warner Home Video October 29, 1996
Here Comes Cookie MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 15, 1996
Hidden Worlds PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast April 8-June 10, 1996.
Holiday Inn MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 15, 1996
Hoosiers Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment October 8, 1996
How to Make an American Quilt MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 15, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
International House MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 15, 1996
It Came from Outer Space II MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 1, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Jade Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video October 22, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
James and the Giant Peach Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video October 15, 1996
Kratts' Creatures PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast June 3-August 9, 1996.
  • Funding provided by Corporation for Public Broadcasting and PBS.
Lord of Illusions MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video October 1, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Love in Bloom MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 15, 1996
The Magic School Bus: Blows Its Top KidVision Warner Home Video October 1, 1996
The Magic School Bus: Going Batty KidVision Warner Home Video October 1, 1996
Mallrats MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 15, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Mikhail Baryshnikov's Stories from My Childhood: Alice and the Mystery of the Third Planet Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment October 22, 1996
Mikhail Baryshnikov's Stories from My Childhood: Beauty and the Beast Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment October 22, 1996
Mikhail Baryshnikov's Stories from My Childhood: The Twelve Months Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment October 22, 1996
Moll Flanders MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video October 29, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Pod People Rhino Home Video Warner Home Video October 1, 1996
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Brain That Wouldn't Die Rhino Home Video Warner Home Video October 1, 1996
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 1, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Nature: In the Company of Wolves PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Part of the In the Wild series.
  • Broadcast October 3, 1993.
  • Funding provided by Corporation for Public Broadcasting, PBS, Canon USA, and Ford Motor Company.
Nature: In the Lion's Den PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Part of the In the Wild series.
  • Broadcast October 2, 1994.
  • Funding provided by Corporation for Public Broadcasting, PBS, Canon USA, and Ford Motor Company.
Nature: Tigers PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Part of the In the Wild series.
  • Broadcast February 26, 1995.
  • Funding provided by Corporation for Public Broadcasting, PBS, Canon USA, and Ford Motor Company.
Night Train to Venice Avid Home Entertainment Live Entertainment October 22, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Nightscare Avid Home Entertainment Live Entertainment October 22, 1996
  • This release uses a silkscreen-inked label, a rarity for duplicator RVSA.
Now and Then New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment October 8, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Occupied Japan: An Experiment in Democracy PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast July 12, 1996.
Occupied Japan: An Experiment in Democracy PBS Home Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast July 12, 1996.
Oh, What a Night! New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment October 8, 1996
On Golden Pond Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment October 8, 1996
The Paper MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 15, 1996
Parenthood MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 15, 1996
Primal Fear Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video October 15, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
The Return of the Pink Panther Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment October 8, 1996
Rugrats: A Baby's Gotta Do What A Baby's Gotta Do Nickelodeon Video Paramount Home Video October 15, 1996
Rugrats: Angelica the Divine Nickelodeon Video Paramount Home Video October 15, 1996
Rugrats: Chuckie the Brave Nickelodeon Video Paramount Home Video October 15, 1996
Rugrats: The Santa Experience Nickelodeon Video Paramount Home Video October 15, 1996
A Rugrats Passover Nickelodeon Video Paramount Home Video October 15, 1996
Rugrats: Phil and Lil: Double Trouble Nickelodeon Video Paramount Home Video October 15, 1996
Rugrats: Tales from the Crib Nickelodeon Video Paramount Home Video October 15, 1996
Rugrats: Tommy Troubles Nickelodeon Video Paramount Home Video October 15, 1996
Six of a Kind MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 15, 1996
Solitaire for 2 Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video October 15, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Something to Talk About Warner Home Video Warner Home Video October 1, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Stanley's Dragon Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment October 8, 1996
Star Trek: The Next Generation: Ensign Ro Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video October 22, 1996
Talking with David Frost: Colin Powell PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast September 29, 1995.
  • Funding provided by Primerica Corporation.
Talking with David Frost: House Speaker Newt Gingrich PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast March 31, 1995.
  • Funding provided by Primerica Corporation.
Talking with David Frost: Maya Angelou PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast October 27, 1995.
  • Funding provided by Primerica Corporation.
Talking with David Frost: Mikhail Gorbachev PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast May 31, 1996.
  • Funding provided by Primerica Corporation.
Talking with David Frost: Senator Robert Dole PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast February 3, 1995.
  • Funding provided by Primerica Corporation.
Talking with David Frost: Shimon Peres PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast March 29, 1996.
  • Funding provided by Primerica Corporation.
Thoroughly Modern Millie MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 15, 1996
Tom and Jerry: The Movie Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment October 8, 1996
Toy Story Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video October 29, 1996
Tremors 2: Aftershocks MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 15, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Twister Warner Home Video Warner Home Video October 1, 1996
  • THX certified.
Uncle Buck MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 15, 1996
Under Siege 2: Dark Territory Warner Home Video Warner Home Video October 1, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Understanding the Internet PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Originally broadcast on the Discovery Channel.
Using the Internet PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Originally broadcast on the Discovery Channel.
Voices from the West: A Western Writers Collection PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Includes "WestWords: Six American Writers" (broadcast November 20, 1995), "To Write and Keep Kind: A Portrait of Raymond Carver" (broadcast September 24, 1993), "Momaday: Voice of the West" (broadcast November 11, 1993), and "Remarkable People: Charles Johnson" (broadcast 1994).
  • Funding provided by the National Endowment for the Arts, Corporation for Public Broadcasting through Pacific Mountain Network, and PBS.
We're Not Dressing MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 15, 1996
The West PBS Video Public Broadcasting Service October 1, 1996
  • Broadcast September 15-22, 1996.
  • Funding provided by General Motors, National Endowment for the Humanities, the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and PBS.
Where the Red Fern Grows Family Home Entertainment Live Entertainment October 8, 1996
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory Warner Home Video Warner Home Video October 1, 1996
Wings Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video October 22, 1996

November[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution November 15, 1996
Barney's Once Upon A Time Barney Home Video The Lyons Group November 5, 1996
The Basketball Diaries PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution November 15, 1996
Black Casear Orion Home Video Orion Home Video November 5, 1996
Black Mama, White Mama Orion Home Video Orion Home Video November 5, 1996
Blackboard Jungle MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video November 12, 1996
Bucktown Orion Home Video Orion Home Video November 5, 1996
Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution November 15, 1996
Cold Comfort Farm MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation November 12, 1996
Cornbread, Earl and Me Orion Home Video Orion Home Video November 5, 1996
Crossfire Turner Classic Movies Turner Home Entertainment November 5, 1996
A Damsel in Distress Turner Classic Movies Turner Home Entertainment November 5, 1996
Dark Passage MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video November 12, 1996
Days of Thunder Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video November 12, 1996
Dead Man Walking PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution November 5, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
The Defiant Ones MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video November 12, 1996
Dragonheart MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation November 26, 1996
The Firm Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video November 12, 1996
Forest Warrior Turner Home Entertainment Turner Home Entertainment November 5, 1996
The Four Feathers Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment Warner Home Video November 12, 1996
Foxtrap Orion Home Video Orion Home Video November 5, 1996
Foxy Brown Orion Home Video Orion Home Video November 5, 1996
Friday Foster Orion Home Video Orion Home Video November 5, 1996
The Gay Divorcee Turner Classic Movies Turner Home Entertainment November 5, 1996
Get Shorty MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video November 12, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Grand Theft Auto Roger Corman Classics New Horizons Home Video November 5, 1996
Grumpier Old Men Warner Home Video Warner Home Video November 12, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Heat Warner Home Video Warner Home Video November 12, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Hell Up in Harlem Orion Home Video Orion Home Video November 5, 1996
Humanoids from the Deep Roger Corman Classics New Horizons Home Video November 5, 1996
Independence Day FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment November 22, 1996
  • THX certified.
Kazaam Touchstone Home Video Buena Vista Home Video November 19, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Land and Freedom PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution November 15, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Leaving Las Vegas MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video November 12, 1996
  • Sell-through release.
Macao Turner Classic Movies Turner Home Entertainment November 5, 1996
The Messenger Orion Home Video Orion Home Video November 5, 1996
Mission: Impossible Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video November 12, 1996
Moby Dick MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video November 12, 1996
Murder, My Sweet Turner Classic Movies Turner Home Entertainment November 5, 1996
North by Northwest MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video November 12, 1996
The Nutty Professor MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation November 12, 1996
Original Gangstas Orion Home Video Orion Home Video November 5, 1996
Panther PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution November 15, 1996
The Phantom Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video November 19, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Phat Beach Live Entertainment Live Entertainment November 12, 1996
The Private Life of Don Juan Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment Warner Home Video November 12, 1996
The Private Life of Henry VIII Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment Warner Home Video November 12, 1996
Rembrandt Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment Warner Home Video November 12, 1996
Rubinstein Remembered V.I.E.W. Video Warner Home Video November 12, 1996
Run Silent, Run Deep MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video November 12, 1996
Scream, Blacula, Scream Orion Home Video Orion Home Video November 5, 1996
Shall We Dance? Turner Classic Movies Turner Home Entertainment November 5, 1996
Shallow Grave PolyGram Video PolyGram Distribution November 15, 1996
Sheba, Baby Orion Home Video Orion Home Video November 5, 1996
Slaughter's Big Rip-Off Orion Home Video Orion Home Video November 5, 1996
Street Wars Orion Home Video Orion Home Video November 5, 1996
Striptease Castle Rock Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Video November 19, 1996
Sugar Hill Orion Home Video Orion Home Video November 5, 1996
That Hamilton Woman Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment Warner Home Video November 12, 1996
Top Gun Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video November 12, 1996

December[edit]

Title Label Marketer Distributor Released Note(s)
The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas MCA/Universal Home Video MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation December 3, 1996
Carpool Warner Home Video Warner Home Video Warner Home Video December 23, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
The Crying Child MCA/Universal Home Video MCA/Universal Home Video Universal Music & Video Distribution December 17, 1996
Daddy's Girl Live Entertainment Live Entertainment Live Entertainment December 10, 1996
Earthquake MCA/Universal Home Video MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation December 3, 1996
A Family Thing MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video Warner Home Video December 24, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
The Frighteners MCA/Universal Home Video MCA/Universal Home Video Universal Music & Video Distribution December 17, 1996
Going Berserk MCA/Universal Home Video MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation December 3, 1996
The Island of Dr. Moreau New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment Warner Home Video December 23, 1996
Joe's Apartment Warner Home Video Warner Home Video Warner Home Video December 17, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
The Land Before Time IV: Journey Through the Mists MCA/Universal Home Video MCA/Universal Home Video Universal Music & Video Distribution December 10, 1996
Matilda Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video December 17, 1996
More American Graffiti MCA/Universal Home Video MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation December 3, 1996
Q: The Winged Serpent MCA/Universal Home Video MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation December 3, 1996
A Time to Kill Warner Home Video Warner Home Video Warner Home Video December 30, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Tin Cup Warner Home Video Warner Home Video Warner Home Video December 17, 1996
  • Priced for rental.
Wee Singdom: The Land of Music and Fun MCA/Universal Home Video MCA/Universal Home Video Universal Music & Video Distribution December 10, 1996
Winning MCA/Universal Home Video MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation December 3, 1996

TBD[edit]

Title Label Marketer Distributor Released Note(s)
Access Denied The Eros Collection Orion Home Video Orion Home Video 1996
The Adventures of Mary-Kate & Ashley: The Case of the Hotel Who-Done-It Dualstar Video WarnerVision Entertainment Warner Home Video Late 1996
The Adventures of Mary-Kate & Ashley: The Case of the Shark Encounter Dualstar Video WarnerVision Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation Q1 1996
The Adventures of Mary-Kate & Ashley: The Case of the U.S. Space Camp Mission Dualstar Video WarnerVision Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation Q1 1996
The Affair The Eros Collection Orion Home Video Orion Home Video 1996
Allegra's Window: Storytime Sing-Along Nick Jr. Video Epic Records Sony Music Entertainment Q1 1996
Blue Seed A.D. Vision A.D. Vision A.D. Vision 1996
A Boy Called Hate Skouras Home Video Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video 1996
The Break Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment 1996
Broken Arrow FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 1996
A Business Affair Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment 1996
The Cable Guy Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video 1996
Casshan Robot Hunter: Perfect Collection Streamline Pictures Streamline Pictures Orion Home Video 1996
Chameleon WarnerVision Films WarnerVision Entertainment Warner Home Video Q1 1996
Criminal Hearts WarnerVision Films WarnerVision Entertainment Warner Home Video Q1 1996
Crusher Joe AnimEigo AnimEigo AnimEigo 1996
The Dentist Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment 1996
The Doom Generation Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment 1996
Eureeka's Castle: Wide Awake at Eureeka's Castle Nick Jr. Video Epic Records Sony Music Entertainment Q1 1996
Expect No Mercy WarnerVision Films WarnerVision Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation Q1 1996
Fatal Fury: The Animated Movie Viz Video Viz Video Viz Video 1996
Femalien Surrender Cinema Amazing Fantasy Entertainment Amazing Fantasy Entertainment 1996
Flipper the Series: Flipper Joins the Navy Hallmark Home Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment 1996
Forbidden Zone: Alien Abduction Cult Video Amazing Fantasy Entertainment Amazing Fantasy Entertainment 1996
The Glass Cage Playboy Films Orion Home Video Orion Home Video 1996
Gullah Gullah Island: Play Along with Binyah and Friends Nick Jr. Video Epic Records Sony Music Entertainment Q1 1996
Gulliver's Travels Hallmark Home Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment 1996
Hard Evidence WarnerVision Films WarnerVision Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation Q1 1996
Haunted Evergreen Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment 1996
Hawkeye: The First Frontier GoodTimes Home Video Corporation GoodTimes Home Video Corporation GoodTimes Home Video Corporation 1996
Head of the Family Pulp Fantasy Productions Amazing Fantasy Entertainment Amazing Fantasy Entertainment 1996
Hollow Point Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment 1996
Hostile Intentions WarnerVision Films WarnerVision Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation Q1 1996
How the West Was Fun Warner Home Video Warner Home Video Warner Home Video 1996
The Inaugural U.S. 500 Live Entertainment Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation 1996
It Takes Two Warner Home Video Warner Home Video Warner Home Video 1996
Josh Kirby... Time Warrior: Chapter 5, Journey to the Magic Cavern Moonbeam Entertainment Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video 1996
Josh Kirby... Time Warrior: Chapter 6, Last Battle for the Universe Moonbeam Entertainment Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video 1996
Kicking & Screaming Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment 1996
Kids Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment 1996
Killing for Love The Eros Collection Orion Home Video Orion Home Video 1996
Leprechaun 4: In Space Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment 1996
M.D. Geist II: Death Force U.S. Manga Corps Central Park Media Central Park Media 1996
Magic in the Mirror Moonbeam Entertainment Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video 1996
The Magic School Bus: Goes to Seed KidVision WarnerVision Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation Q1 1996
The Magic School Bus: Kicks Up a Storm KidVision WarnerVision Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation Q1 1996
The Magic School Bus: Plays Ball KidVision WarnerVision Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation Q1 1996
Masked Rider: Escape from Edenoi Saban Home Entertainment WarnerVision Entertainment Warner Home Video Spring 1996
Masked Rider: Super Gold Saban Home Entertainment WarnerVision Entertainment Warner Home Video Spring 1996
Maurice Evergreen Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment 1996
MGM/UA Sings: All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 MGM/UA Home Video MGM/UA Home Video Blockbuster Video Q1 1996
Midnight Blue Playboy Films Orion Home Video Orion Home Video 1996
Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers All Time Favorites: The Good, the Bad and the Stupid Saban Home Entertainment WarnerVision Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation Q1 1996
Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers All Time Favorites: Ninja Quest Saban Home Entertainment WarnerVision Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation Q1 1996
Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers All Time Favorites: White Light Saban Home Entertainment WarnerVision Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation Q1 1996
Mind Ripper WarnerVision Films WarnerVision Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation Q1 1996
Mrs. Santa Claus Hallmark Home Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment 1996
My Fair Lady (Widescreen Series) FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 1996
  • THX certified.
Naked Souls WarnerVision Films WarnerVision Entertainment Warner Home Video Spring 1996
NBA at 50 CBS/Fox Video 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 1996
Nemesis 3: Time Lapse WarnerVision Films WarnerVision Entertainment Warner Home Video Summer 1996
Night Eyes: The Fatal Passion Prism Pictures Prism Entertainment Turner Home Entertainment 1996
Nine Months FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 1996
Oblivion 2: Backlash Full Moon Entertainment Amazing Fantasy Entertainment Amazing Fantasy Entertainment 1996
Olympica: America's Gold: Vol. 1 ABC Video Capital Cities/ABC Video Publishing Paramount Home Video 1996
Olympica: America's Gold: Vol. 2 ABC Video Capital Cities/ABC Video Publishing Paramount Home Video 1996
Open Season Republic Pictures Home Video Republic Pictures Home Video Republic Pictures Home Video 1996
Penthouse: All-Access Penthouse Video WarnerVision Entertainment Warner Home Video 1996
Penthouse: Amateur Video 2: Sexiest Centerfolds Penthouse Video WarnerVision Entertainment Warner Home Video 1996
Penthouse on Campus Penthouse Video WarnerVision Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation Q1 1996
Penthouse: Pet of the Year Play-off 1996 Penthouse Video WarnerVision Entertainment Warner Home Video 1996
Penthouse: Wild Weekend with the Pets Penthouse Video WarnerVision Entertainment Warner Home Video 1996
Petticoat Planet Cult Video Amazing Fantasy Entertainment Amazing Fantasy Entertainment 1996
Pinocchio's Revenge Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment 1996
Playback Playboy Films Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video Early 1996
Playboy: 1997 Video Playmate Calendar Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation 1996
Playboy: 1996 Playmate of the Year Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation 1996
Playboy: 21 Playmates Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation 1996
Playboy: The Best of Jenny McCarthy Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation 1996
Playboy Celebrity Centerfold: Shannon Tweed Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Universal Music & Video Distribution 1996
Playboy's Cheerleaders Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation 1996
Playboy's Girls of the Internet Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation 1996
Playboy: Girls of South Beach Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Universal Music & Video Distribution 1996
Playboy's Hard Bodies Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation 1996
Playboy: Hot Latin Ladies Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation 1996
Playboy's Rising Stars and Sexy Starlets Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation 1996
Playboy: Strip Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation 1996
Playboy: Wet & Wild: Bottoms Up Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation 1996
Power Rangers Zeo: It Came from Angel Grove Saban Home Entertainment WarnerVision Entertainment Warner Home Video Summer 1996
Power Rangers Zeo: Zeo Quest Saban Home Entertainment WarnerVision Entertainment Warner Home Video Summer 1996
Proteus Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment 1996
Raw Target Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment 1996
A Reason to Believe Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment 1996
Redemption: Kickboxer 5 Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment 1996
Rubberface Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment 1996
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch Hallmark Home Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment 1996
Scarlett Hallmark Home Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment 1996
Shadow Zone: The Undead Express Evergreen Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment 1996
Someone to Die For WarnerVision Films WarnerVision Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation Q1 1996
The Sound of Music (Widescreen Series) FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 1996
  • THX certified.
Spellbreaker: Secret of the Leprechauns Moonbeam Entertainment Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video 1996
Street Fighter II: The Animated Movie Renegade Home Video Sony Music Entertainment Sony Music Distribution 1996
  • Released in association with Manga Entertainment.
Sweet Valley High: Dangerous Love Saban Home Entertainment WarnerVision Entertainment Warner Home Video Summer 1996
Sweet Valley High: Kidnapped Saban Home Entertainment WarnerVision Entertainment Warner Home Video Summer 1996
Synapse WarnerVision Films WarnerVision Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation Q1 1996
To Grandmother's House We Go Warner Home Video Warner Home Video Warner Home Video 1996
Total Eclipse New Line Home Video New Line Home Video Turner Home Entertainment 1996
Tracks of a Killer Live Entertainment Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation 1996
True Crime Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment 1996
Ultimate Fighting Championship: David vs. Golitah Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment 1996
Virtual Encounter Surrender Cinema Amazing Fantasy Entertainment Amazing Fantasy Entertainment 1996
Virus Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment 1996
Warhead Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment Vidmark Entertainment 1996
White Tiger Evergreen Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment Hallmark Home Entertainment 1996
The X-Files: Beyond the Sea / E.B.E. FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 1996
The X-Files: Conduit / Ice FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 1996
The X-Files: Darkness Falls / The Erlenmeyer Flask FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 1996
The X-Files: Fallen Angel / Eve FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 1996
The X-Files: Pilot / Deep Throat FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 1996
The X-Files: Squeeze / Tooms FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 1996
You're Invited to Mary-Kate & Ashley's Hawaiian Beach Party Dualstar Video WarnerVision Entertainment Warner Home Video Fall 1996
Zarkorr! The Invader Monster Island Entertainment Amazing Fantasy Entertainment Amazing Fantasy Entertainment 1996

Laser videodisc[edit]

January[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Die Hard with a Vengeance FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment January 17, 1996
  • THX certified.
First Knight Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video January 30, 1996
  • THX certified.
Guys and Dolls Hallmark Home Entertainment Image Entertainment January 24, 1996
  • THX certified.
Jaws MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation January 19, 1996
  • THX certified.
Waterworld MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation January 30, 1996
  • THX certified.

February[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
The Best of Roger Rabbit Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video February 28, 1996
  • THX certified.
Nine Months FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment February 14, 1996
  • THX certified.
To Wong Foo, Thanks For Everything! Julie Newmar MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation February 27, 1996
  • THX certified.

March[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Braveheart Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video March 12, 1996
  • THX certified.

April[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Balto MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation April 16, 1996
  • THX certified.
Cutthroat Island Live Entertainment Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation April 23, 1996
  • THX certified.
A Nightmare on Elm Street Elite Entertainment Elite Entertainment April 3, 1996
  • THX certified.

May[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
1941 MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 28, 1996
  • THX certified.
Get Shorty MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video May 28, 1996
  • THX certified.
GoldenEye MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video May 21, 1996
  • THX certified.
How to Make an American Quilt MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation May 7, 1996
  • THX certified.
Money Train Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video May 28, 1996
  • THX certified.
Strange Days FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment May 22, 1996
  • THX certified.

June[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Jumanji Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video June 11, 1996
  • THX certified.
Pulp Fiction Miramax Home Entertainment Criterion June 19, 1996
  • THX certified.

July[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
American Graffiti MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation July 23, 1996
  • THX certified.
Apollo 13 MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation July 16, 1996
  • THX certified.
Broken Arrow FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment July 31, 1996
  • THX certified.
Heavy Metal Columbia TriStar Home Video Columbia TriStar Home Video July 2, 1996
  • THX certified.

August[edit]

September[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Highlander (10th Anniversary) Republic Pictures Home Video Republic Pictures Home Video September 3, 1996
  • THX certified.
The Mask New Line Home Video Image Entertainment September 11, 1996
  • THX certified.
The Mask (Widescreen Special Edition) New Line Home Video Image Entertainment September 11, 1996
  • THX certified.
Tenchi Muyo! In LOVE Pioneer Entertainment Pioneer Entertainment September 3, 1996
  • THX certified.
Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead Miramax Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Video September 25, 1996
  • THX certified.
Waterworld MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation September 10, 1996
  • THX certified.
The Wizard of Oz MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video September 11, 1996
  • THX certified.

October[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
The Crossing Guard Miramax Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Video October 23, 1996
  • THX certified.
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation October 8, 1996
  • THX certified.
Thunderball (Deluxe Collector's Edition) MGM/UA Home Video Warner Home Video October 16, 1996
  • THX certified.
Toy Story Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video October 30, 1996
  • THX certified.
Twister Warner Home Video Warner Home Video October 1, 1996
  • THX certified.

November[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
1941 MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation November 19, 1996
  • THX certified.
The Abyss (Extended Version) FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment November 6, 1996
  • THX certified.
Mission: Impossible Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video November 12, 1996
  • THX certified.
The Phantom Paramount Home Video Paramount Home Video November 19, 1996
  • THX certified.
Pocahontas Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video November 6, 1996
  • THX certified.
Pocahontas (Deluxe CAV LaserDisc Edition) Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video November 13, 1996
  • THX certified.
RoboCop Orion Home Video Criterion November 20, 1996
  • THX certified.
The Silence of the Lambs Orion Home Video Criterion November 27, 1996
  • THX certified.
Speed FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment November 13, 1996
  • THX certified.
The Sound of Music FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment November 20, 1996
  • THX certified.

December[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Dragonheart MCA/Universal Home Video Uni Distribution Corporation December 3, 1996
  • THX certified.
The King & I FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment December 18, 1996
  • THX certified.
My Fair Lady FoxVideo 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment December 18, 1996
  • THX certified.
The Rock Hollywood Pictures Home Video Buena Vista Home Video December 18, 1996
  • THX certified.
The Rolling Stones: Live at the Max Image Entertainment Image Entertainment December 18, 1996
  • THX certified.
Toy Story (Deluxe CAV LaserDisc Edition) Walt Disney Home Video Buena Vista Home Video December 18, 1996
  • THX certified.
  • The only LaserDisc release with the THX "Tex" trailer.

TBD[edit]

Compact Disc Digital Video[edit]

TBD[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Clueless Paramount Home Video Philips Media 1996
Lassie Paramount Home Video Philips Media 1996

Licensed VHS Duplicators This Year[edit]