Details have finally been released for Paramount Home Entertainment's summer hit Super 8. The J.J. Abrams and Steven Spielberg production will hit Blu-ray in a Blu-ray/DVD/digital copy combo pack just in time for Thanksgiving. (Now that's definitely something to be thankful for.)
Written and directed by Abrams, Super 8
centers on a group of pre-teen kids who witness a government train derail while they are shooting a scene for their Super 8 movie. The train's secret cargo is then let loose in their small Ohio town.
Having seen the film in theaters I highly recommend adding this to your Blu-ray collection.
The Blu-ray release will sport Dolby TrueHD 7.1 audio and over two hours of bonus materials spread across nine featurettes and deleted scenes. Check out the complete listing below.
Audio commentary with writer/director J.J. Abrams, producer Bryan Burk and cinematographer Larry Fong
The Dream Behind Super 8
The Search for New Faces
Meet Joel Courtney
Rediscovering Steel Town
The Vitor Lives
Scoring Super 8
Do You Believe in Magic?
The 8mm Revolution
Deconstructing the Train Crash
Super 8 is expected to hit retail just in time for the holiday shopping season on November 22nd.
Pre-orders are now up on Amazon.
Monday 9/19/2011 at 12:40 AM | 82934
At my local Wal-Mart they have been showing posters and on a gn saying Super 8 hits this tuesday sept 20th. Which is weird cause everywhere else is saying Nov22
Monday 9/19/2011 at 12:53 AM | 82935
It must be a typo because if you go to the Walmart online store it has 11/22/11 listed as the release date.
Monday 9/19/2011 at 01:15 AM | 82939
I'm surprised a critic actually called this "an instant clasc."
I thought it was pretty mediocre.
Monday 9/19/2011 at 02:21 AM | 82943
Here's a photo I took today
from said Wal-Mart the guy working their said they were out back, but couldn't put em on shelves until tomorrow.
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Monday 9/19/2011 at 03:46 PM | 82976
Hands down...The best movie I've seen this summer...
Monday 9/19/2011 at 05:40 PM | 82980
You should grab one for yourself and some extras and sell them on eBay if they really release it that early - that's insane!
Monday 9/19/2011 at 10:20 PM | 82989
That's actually a good idea. Hopefully the guy was telling the truth and it isn't a typo. Still won't believe it until I see it for myself tomorrow just figured I'd post that pic.