DVD Releases For September 2, 2008
The new film introduces a younger generation of heroes: orphans bound only by their parents' former alliance known as The Avengers. Fostered by the misbehaved billionaire bachelor Tony Stark (aka Iron Man), four amazing teenagers with lineage to some of the most revered heroes of all time including Captain America, Black Widow, Thor, Black Panther, Wasp and Giant Man suddenly find themselves the earth's only hope in stopping a deadly foe. With the help of Marvel juggernaut The Incredible Hulk, the team will hone their powers and go head to head with the very enemy responsible for their parents' demise.
With an animation style and a storyline that stays true to its hugely popular comic roots -- a constant theme across all Marvel animated features -- the NEXT AVENGERS: HEROES OF TOMORROW DVD and Blu-ray special features include a unique behind the scenes look at the popular comic franchise with the featurette entitled "Legacy: The Making of Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow." In addition, both the DVD and the Blu-ray will include the "Kid Power: Next Gen Marvel" featurette. The bonus features also include first looks at the upcoming titles HULK VS. WOLVERINE and HULK VS. THOR.
DVD and Blu-ray Special Features Include:
--"Legacy: The Making of Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow" featurette
--A First Look at Hulk Vs. Wolverine
--A First Look at Hulk Vs. Thor
--"Kid Power: Next Gen Marvel"
THE INVINCIBLE IRON MAN On Blu-ray
The ironclad hit from Marvel Studios and Lionsgate, THE INVINCIBLE IRON MAN, comes to Blu-ray September 2. The animated feature, originally released in January 2007, was one of the first releases in the successful Marvel Animated features series. Since its debut, this direct-to-DVD release has sold more than 1 million copies. THE INVINCIBLE IRON MAN is an origin story that follows billionaire inventor Tony Stark as he raises a long-buried city in China and awakens an unspeakable evil that only the armor-clad Iron Man can destroy in a battle of modern technology versus eastern mythology.
The Blu-ray features a "marvel-ous" host of bonus features including an alternate opening sequence, an origin featurette, conceptual art and a gallery of Iron Man armor plus first looks at the upcoming Marvel Animated features, HULK VS. WOLVERINE and HULK VS. THOR.
Special Features Include:
--Alternate opening sequence
--"The Origin of IRON MAN" featurette
--The Hall of Iron Man Armor
--IRON MAN Concept Art
--A Look at Doctor Strange
--First look at upcoming Marvel animated feature HULK VS. WOLVERINE
--First look at upcoming Marvel animated feature HULK VS. THOR