2012

From Home Video

Events[edit]

  • January 13: Lionsgate acquired Summit Entertainment. As a result, Summit Entertainment would soon transfer home video distribution from Universal to Lionsgate.
  • March 12: Saban Brands secured a deal with Shout! Factory to release Power Rangers shows on home video.
  • March 22: Lionsgate secured a deal with Saban Brands to distribute future Power Rangers home video releases.
  • April 2: RLJ Acquisition acquired both Image Entertainment and Acorn Media and merged together to form RLJ Entertainment.
  • April 3: Gaiam acquired Vivendi Entertainment, which was merged to form Gaiam Vivendi Entertainment.
  • August 20: DreamWorks Animation secured a deal with 20th Century Fox. As a result, Fox took over home video distribution for all catalog and future DreamWorks animated films for the next four years.
  • December 21: Lucasfilm was sold to The Walt Disney Company and future Star Wars and Indiana Jones releases were taken over by Buena Vista Home Entertainment.

DVD[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 Summit Entertainment Universal Studios Home Entertainment February 11, 2012

March[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Hey Arnold!: Season 2: Part 1 Shout! Factory Shout! Factory March 20, 2012
Hop Universal Studios Home Entertainment Universal Studios Home Entertainment March 23, 2012

April[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
The Amazing Bulk Tempe Video Tempe Video April 17, 2022

May[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Memorial Day Image Entertainment RLJ Entertainment May 29, 2012
New Year's Eve Warner Home Video Warner Home Video May 1, 2012

June[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Iron Man: Armored Adventures: Season 2: Volume 1 Vivendi Entertainment Gaiam Vivendi Entertainment June 26, 2012

July[edit]

August[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Battleship Universal Studios Home Entertainment Universal Studios Home Entertainment August 28, 2012
Dr. Seuss' The Lorax Universal Studios Home Entertainment Universal Studios Home Entertainment August 7, 2012

September[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Iron Man: Armored Adventures: Season 2: Volume 2 Vivendi Entertainment Gaiam Vivendi Entertainment September 25, 2012
Marvel's The Avengers Marvel Studios Buena Vista Home Entertainment September 25, 2012
  • Released in association with Paramount Home Media Distribution.

October[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
That's My Boy Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Sony Pictures Home Entertainment October 16, 2012

November[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
The Amazing Spider-Man Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Sony Pictures Home Entertainment November 9, 2012

December[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
The Dark Knight Rises Warner Home Video Warner Home Video December 4, 2012
Jane Fonda's Am/Pm Yoga for Beginners Lionsgate Home Entertainment Lionsgate Home Entertainment December 4, 2012

Blu-ray Disc[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 Summit Entertainment Universal Studios Home Entertainment February 11, 2012

March[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Hop Universal Studios Home Entertainment Universal Studios Home Entertainment March 23, 2012

April[edit]

May[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Memorial Day Image Entertainment RLJ Entertainment May 29, 2012
New Year's Eve Warner Home Video Warner Home Video May 1, 2012

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Battleship Universal Studios Home Entertainment Universal Studios Home Entertainment August 28, 2012
Dr. Seuss' The Lorax Universal Studios Home Entertainment Universal Studios Home Entertainment August 7, 2012

September[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Marvel's The Avengers Marvel Studios Buena Vista Home Entertainment September 25, 2012
  • Released in association with Paramount Home Media Distribution.

October[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
That's My Boy Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Sony Pictures Home Entertainment October 16, 2012

November[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
The Amazing Spider-Man Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Sony Pictures Home Entertainment November 9, 2012

December[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
The Dark Knight Rises Warner Home Video Warner Home Video December 4, 2012
The Room Wiseau-Films Wiseau-Films December 28, 2012