July 2002 Select Animation And Visual Effects DVD Releases
This film is the most recent adaptation of H.G. Wells' classic novel, which chronicles the journey of a man in the 1890s who travels 800,000 years into the future to discover that humans have evolved into two species the Eloi and the Morlocks. Visual effects by Digital Domain and ILM. DVD features include: an exclusive behind-the-scenes featurette: an interview with visual effects artist Stan Winston; director and editor's commentary about the making of the film; commentary by producer David Valdes, production designer Oliver Scholl and visual effects supervisor James E. Price describing how they brought to life four distinct and unique time periods in New York City; an animated sequence featuring a selection of Simon Wells original storyboards set to music; a behind-the-scenes look at the creation of the time machine; and an in-depth look at the films visual effects. Release Date: July 23, 2002. Suggested retail price: DVD $19.95.