Slumdog Millionaire, Marley & Me, Seven Pounds on DVD/Blu-ray, Plus Schoolhouse
-- Creating the Perfect Ensemble: Explores the unique challenge the Casting Director and Director Gabrielle Muccino faced in casting the film, finding the perfect talent to play the many characters that impact Ben's life, who each represent a different aspect of humanity.
-- The Box Jellyfish - World's Deadliest Co-Star: A Behind-the-Scenes look at how the Box Jellyfish is shot/created in the film. Includes interviews with a jellyfish expert to learn even more about this mysterious and deadly creature.
--Emily's Passion - The Art of the Printing Press: A demonstration of how the old-fashioned printing presses work.
SHIGURUI: DEATH FRENZY Complete Box Set on DVD and Blu-ray
Based upon the historical short story SURUGA-JOU GOZEN JIAI from one of Japan's most prolific authors, Nanjo Norio.
Two damaged warriors wear the scars of a twisted and violent past. Bitter rivals for the secrets of their master's sword and the right to his daughter, these samurai inflict wounds on each other that would destroy lesser men. The final chapter of their saga unfolds within a brutal samurai tournament, a gruesome contest arranged to satisfy the bloodlust of a cruel tyrant overlord. The disfigured legends of the blade must summon the strength for one last battle -- a final lesson in the artistry of violence where nothing is more beautiful than the kill. From Funimation Productions.
Special Features Include:
-- 24-page booklet with interviews, historical notes and in-depth story outline
-- Marathon Play Feature
-- Actor and Director Episode Commentaries
-- Production Artwork Galleries
-- Textless Songs
SHUFFLE: The Complete Series Box Set on DVD
Ten years ago, the gateway to the Realm of the Gods and the Realm of the Demons was opened. Soon afterwards, the gods and the demons began migrating to our world. Now there are places where gods, demons and humans all study together... Such as our school, Verbena Academy.
Meet Rin, a normal high school guy who is the envy of every other man in town. You see, he's lucky enough to live with and be pampered by the sweet, beautiful Kaede. It's just a day like any other when two new transfer students show up in class: Sia, Princess of the Gods and Nerine, Princess of the Demons. Now Rin's luck is about to change, for he has been chosen to take one of their hands in marriage! Talk about envy! Whether down the hall, next door or from another realm, girls seem to be everywhere. And they all want Rin for themselves! Which girl would you choose?
From Funimation Productions.
SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE on DVD and Blu-ray
Jamal Malik (Dev Patel), an 18 year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai, is about to experience the biggest day of his life. With the whole nation watching, he is just one question away from winning a staggering 20 million rupees on India's WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE? But when the show breaks for the night, police arrest him on suspicion of cheating; how could a street kid know so much? Desperate to prove his innocence, Jamal tells the story of his life in the slum where he and his brother grew up, of their adventures together on the road, of vicious encounters with local gangs, and of Latika (Freida Pinto), the girl he loved and lost. Each chapter of his story reveals the key to the answer to one of the game show's questions. Each chapter of Jamal's increasingly layered story reveals where he learned the answers to the show's seemingly impossible questions. But one question remains a mystery: what is this young man with no apparent desire for riches really doing on the game show? When the new day dawns and Jamal returns to answer the final question, the Inspector and sixty million viewers are about to find out. At the heart of its exuberant storytelling lies the intriguing question of how anyone comes to know the things they know about life and love.
From Twentieth Century Fox Home Ent., SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE has vfx by former CIS London, including TV inserts, matte paintings and rig removal.
DVD Special Features Include:
-- Slumdog Dreams: Danny Boyle & The Making of SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE
-- Deleted Scenes
-- Commentary by Director Danny Boyle and Actor Dev Patel