DVD Releases For July 8, 2008
--An exclusive conversation with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson
-- Spotlight on location and the making of the film.
-- Storyboard to final film comparison.
Blu-ray Special Features:
-- U-Control -- This uniquely-immersive, in-movie experience from Universal allows you to customize your own high definition experience with spectacular interactive features -- all without stopping the movie.
-- Picture In Picture -- Enjoy a behind the scenes look at the making of the film while watching the feature.
THE X-FILES: REVELATIONS On DVD
From 20th Century Fox Home Ent. comes eight episodes from the X-FILES series picked by creator Chris Carter that prepare fans and newcomers for the upcoming release X-FILES: I WANT TO BELIEVE, out July 25.
The show (1993-2002) featured vfx by Area 51, Digital Muse, K.N.B. Effects Group, Northwest Imaging & FX, RK Industries and View Studios.
Season One, Episode One: "Pilot": A young FBI agent (Gillian Anderson) is assigned watchdog duty over a fellow agent (David Duchovny), but finds herself drawn into his investigation of paranormal and unexplained phenomena.
Introduction to "Pilot" by creator Chris Carter and producer Frank Spotnitz
Original airdate: 9/10/1993
Season One, Episode 12: "Beyond The Sea": Scully believes that the psychic predictions of a death row inmate are the only hope in apprehending a vicious murderer.
Introduction to "Beyond the Sea" by Carter and Spotnitz
Original airdate: 1/7/1994
Season Two, Episode Two: "The Host": Mulder pursues a humanoid, parasitic organism that uses sewage systems as its home.
Introduction to "The Host" by Carter and Spotnitz
Original airdate: 9/23/1994
Season Three, Episode Four: "Clyde Bruckman's Final Repose": Mulder and Scully are asked to assist in a murder investigation wherein several "professional prognosticators" were gruesomely murdered and their entrails evidentially arranged in an attempt to divine the future.
Introduction to "Clyde Bruckman's Final Repose" by Carter and Spotnitz
Original airdate: 10/13/95
Season Four, Episode 15: "Memento Mori": When Scully is diagnosed with cancer, Mulder hunts for research files pertaining to a group of female abductees who also contracted the disease.
Introduction to "Memento Mori" by Carter and Spotnitz
Original airdate: 2/9/97
Season Five, Episode Six: "Post-Modern Prometheus": Townspeople in rural Indiana believe a Frankenstein-like creature roams the countryside.
Introduction to "Post Modern Prometheus" by Chris Carter and Frank Spotnitz
Original airdate: 11/30/97
Season Five, Episode 12: "Bad Blood": The agents recount their versions of events that led to the killing of a teenager suspected of being a vampire.
Introduction to "Bad Blood" by Carter and Spotnitz
Original airdate: 2/22/98
Season Six, Episode 18: "Milagro": A writer who lives next door to Mulder becomes the prime suspect in a series of killings.
Introduction to "Milagro" by Carter and Spotnitz
Original airdate: 4/18/99
--X-FILES: I WANT TO BELIEVE teaser trailer
--WonderCon Talent Panel from February 2008 with creator Chris Carter, producer Frank Spotnitz and stars David Duchovny (Mulder) and Gillian Anderson (Scully)
--$8.50 ticket to see X-FILES: I WANT TO BELIEVE
VAN HELSING 2-Disc Collector's Edition
From Universal Studios Home Ent. comes legendary monster hunter VAN HELSING (Hugh Jackman) is summoned to mysterious Transylvania on a mission that will thrust him into a sweeping battle against the forces of darkness.
--"Track The Adventure: Van Helsing"s Map"
--"Explore Frankenstein"s Lab"
--"Dracula"s Lair Is Transformed"
--"The Music Of Van Helsing"
--"The Women Of Van Helsing: Anna & Dracula's Bride"
--Includes a free movie ticket for THE MUMMY: TOMB OF THE DRAGON EMPEROR ($7.50 value)
--Director Stephen Sommers Commentary
--Producer Bob Ducsay Commentary