Valkyrie, A Bug's Life, Batman 20th Anniversary on Blu-ray, Plus 24 & True Blood
-- The Men Behind The Army: Go behind-the-scenes with star Bruce Campbell.
-- Additional Footage: See extra footage shot for the film.
-- Feature Commentary with director Sam Raimi, star Bruce Campbell, and co-writer Ivan Raimi
-- THEATRICAL TRAILER: The original promotional trailer for the theatrical release.
Blu-ray-Exclusive Special Features Include:
-- U-Control: Universal's exclusive signature feature, U-Control puts viewers one click away from going deeper into the making of the film without ever leaving the movie.
-- Production Photos: Access interactive production photos from the set without interruption to the movie experience.
-- BD-Live: Access the BD-Live Center through your Internet-connected player to get even more content, watch the latest trailers, and more!
-- My Scenes: Pick your favorite scenes from the film to create your own video montage.
BATMAN: The Movie 20th Anniversary on Blu-ray
BATMAN: The Movie, the film that launched a global phenomenon, celebrates its 20th anniversary May 19 with a new single release. BATMAN: The Movie 20th Anniversary Blu-ray will be packaged in a premium hardcover book format that is loaded with hours of bonus content, including commentary with director Tim Burton and a digital copy which allows consumers a single non-transferable download of the full-length film compatible with iTunes and Windows Media devices. The Blu-ray book includes original script pages, excerpts from the Batman Official Book of the Movie and the DC Comics comic book adaptation of the film.
Tim Burton's direction and Michael Keaton's performance combine perfectly in the first film of the Warner Bros. series which captures Gotham City's sinister atmosphere and BATMAN'S brooding nature. Jack Nicholson stars in a memorable performance as the maniacal villain, The Joker and Kim Basinger is Vicki Vale, the beautiful and resourceful photojournalist. Featuring songs by Prince and a score by Danny Elfman, BATMAN won the 1990 Oscar for Best Art Direction/Set Decoration.
This 1989 release from Warner Home Video features vfx from The Magic Camera Company.
Special Features Include:
(Includes all of the special features from the Two-Disc Special Edition DVD):
-- Commentary by director Tim Burton
-- On the Set with Bob Kane
-- Legends of the Dark Knight: The History of BATMAN: The Comic Book Saga as Reinvented and Reinterpreted over Seven Decades
-- Shadows of the Bat: The Cinematic Saga of the DARK KNIGHT Parts 1-3
* The Road to GOTHAM CITY
* The Gathering Storm
* The Legend Reborn
-- Beyond Batman Documentary Gallery -- 6 Featurettes: Visualizing Gotham: The Production Design of BATMAN, Building the Batmobile, Those Wonderful Toys: The Props and Gadgets of BATMAN, Designing the Bat-Suit, From Jack to The Joker and Nocturnal Overtures: The Music of BATMAN
-- Three Prince Music Videos
-- The Heroes and The Villains Profile Galleries
-- BATMAN: The Complete Robin Storyboard Sequence
-- Theatrical trailer
A BUG'S LIFE on Blu-ray
Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment invites families to experience a Disney-Pixar favorite like never before when A BUG'S LIFE wiggles and squirms onto Disney Blu-ray on May 19, 2009. For the first time ever, this blockbuster hit will be presented in the pristine manner intended by the Pixar animation team -- with glorious high definition picture and sound that'll make this animated classic a truly magical experience for all. In addition, this new Blu-ray edition comes packed with several new bonus features, a DisneyFile Digital Copy of the movie and access to all avatars and a trivia game via the Disney's BD-Live Network.