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DVD Releases for January 25th

This week is a good week for genre DVD releases. We’ve got a couple of big new releases, a special edition and some cool animated stuff too:

Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (Widescreen Edition)

Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow

Starring: Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law
Director: Kerry Conran
DVD Features:

Available subtitles: English, Spanish
Available Audio Tracks: English (Dolby Digital 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround)
Commentary by producer Jon Avent
Commentary by filmmaker Kerry Conran and the VFX crew
“Brave New World” featurette
“The Art of the World of Tomorrow” featurette
The original 6-minute short
Deleted Scenes, a Gag Reel

AVP - Alien Vs. Predator (Widescreen Edition)

Alien Vs. Predator

Starring: Sanaa Lathan, Raoul Bova
Director: Paul W.S. Anderson
Run Time: 101
DVD Features:

Available subtitles: English, Spanish
Available Audio Tracks: English (DTS 5.1), English (Dolby Digital 5.1), Spanish (Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround), French (Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround)
Commentary by director Paul W.S. Anderson, Lance Henriksen, and Sanaa Lathan (theatrical version only)
Commentary by Alec Gillis (alien effects), Tom Woodruff Jr. (alien effects), and visual effects supervisor John Bruno (theatrical version only)
Includes theatrical version and an extended version with a new beginning
Deleted scenes
Making-of featurette
Dark Horse comic book cover gallery
DVD-ROM: the first edition of the AVP comic book, AVP comic book background study, exclusive 16-page preview of the upcoming AVP graphic novel

Predator 2 (Special Edition)

Predator 2

Starring: Danny Glover, Gary Busey
Director: Stephen Hopkins
Run Time: 108
DVD Features:

Available subtitles: English, Spanish
Available Audio Tracks: English (DTS 5.1), English (Dolby Digital 5.1), Spanish (Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo), French (Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround)
Commentary by director Stephen Hopkins
Commentary by writers Jim Thomas and John Thomas
All-new documentary: The Hunters and the Hunted
Three behind-the-scenes featurettes: The Predator Goes to Town, International Featurette, Creating the Ultimate Hunter
Predator 2 Evolutions: special effects development clips
Predator Weapons of Choice: weapon analysis clips
Trailers and TV spots
“Hard Core” full-length mock news reports from the movie
Behind-the-scenes still photo gallery
Number of discs: 2

Batman - The Animated Series, Volume Two (DC Comics Classic Collection)

 

Batman - The Animated Series, Volume 2

This is a 4 disc set featuring 28 episodes from the acclaimed animated series. Amongst other Batman villains, Catwoman, the Penguin, the Riddler and the Joker.

Superman - The Animated Series, Volume One (DC Comics Classic Collection)

 


Superman - The Animated Series, Volume One

A 2 disc, 18 episode set showing Superman’s arrival on Earth and encounters with Lex Luthor, Weather Wizard and the Toyman.

Eoghann Irving is amongst other things the creator and Editor of Solar Flare. He has a life long interest in all forms of science fiction and fantasy and a pressing need to share this interest with anyone who will listen. Find out more at his personal website eoghann.com..

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