World War Z had so many mixed reviews but those who like it absolutely loved it. If you were one of those people who said “I’ll get it on Blu-ray”, your wait is over. On this upcoming September 13, 2013; you will get your hands on the regular version and 3D versions of the movie with the Unrated version and the Theatrical versions to watch. The regular Blu-ray has Brad Pitt as the cover art and the 3D version has the mountain of zombies attacking the helicopter. Have fun!
From the Press Release
"The suspense is killer!" (Peter Travers, Rolling Stone) in the fast-paced, pulse-pounding epic WORLD WAR Z, debuting on Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D(TM), DVD and On Demand on September 17, 2013. The pandemic begins one week early on Digital September 10th. Due to overwhelming demand, the film has been digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX(R) 3D format and will be released in select IMAX theaters domestically for an exclusive one-week running beginning today.
Starring international superstar Brad Pitt and based on the best-selling and wildly popular novel, WORLD WAR Z took audiences by storm and was hailed by critics as "thrilling, epic and spectacular" (Owen Gleiberman, Entertainment Weekly) and the "most gratifying action spectacle in years!" (David Denby, The New Yorker). The tense and thrilling film follows a former United Nations investigator (Pitt) as he helps stop the chaotic pandemic that has gripped populations around the world. WORLD WAR Z features stunning visual effects and edge-of-your-seat action and suspense that take the Zombie apocalypse phenomenon to a more extreme and electrifying level.
"I’m really excited for fans to see the new unrated version of WORLD WAR Z on Blu-ray," said producer and star Brad Pitt. "We were thrilled with the audience response to the film in theaters and wanted to give viewers even more of the action and intensity that they loved when they watch the film at home."
WORLD WAR Z will be available on Blu-ray Combo or Blu-ray 3D Combo with an Unrated Cut packed with even more thrills and action too intense for theaters, along with the theatrical version of the film. The combo packs feature UltraViolet(TM) and boast in-depth looks at the making of the film, the seamless blending of practical and digital effects, the science behind the Zombie outbreak and much more. The film will also be available as a single-disc DVD.
WORLD WAR Z Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack
The WORLD WAR Z Blu-ray is presented in 1080p high definition with English 7.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital, Portuguese 5.1 Dolby Digital and English Audio Description and English, English SDH, French, Spanish and Portuguese subtitles. The DVD in the combo pack is presented in widescreen enhanced for 16:9 TVs with English 5.1 Dolby Digital, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital and English Audio Description and English, French, Spanish and Portuguese subtitles. The combo pack includes access to a digital copy of the film as well as the following:
Blu-ray Special Features
Feature film in high definition (Unrated version)
"Origins"—The filmmakers discuss collaborating with renowned actor/producer Brad Pitt to create a zombie film the likes of which have never been seen.
"Looking to Science"—Explore the scientific realities of zombie behavior in nature and learn more about zombies in literature and film.
"Outbreak"—Go on set with Brad Pitt and director Marc Forster for a behind-the-scenes look at the film’s breathtaking first attack in Philadelphia.
"The Journey Begins"—Delve deeper into Gerry’s fight for survival during the dramatic escape in South Korea.
"Behind the Wall"—Explore the epic scene in Jerusalem and discover the incredible logistics of creating the elaborate stunts and crowd sequences.
"Camouflage"—Experience the final confrontation between Gerry and the zombies and discover the phenomenal scope of the film’s production.
DVD Special Features
Feature film in standard definition (Theatrical version)
World War Z (2013)
Synopsis: Former United Nations employee Gerry Lane traverses the world in a race against time to stop the Zombie pandemic that is toppling armies and governments, and threatening to destroy humanity itself.
Directors: Marc Forster
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Writers: Matthew Michael Carnahan, Drew Goddard, Damon Lindelof, J. Michael Straczynski, Max Brooks
Producers: Mark Bakshi, Ian Bryce, David Ellison, Marc Forster, Dede Gardner, Dana Goldberg, Tim Headington, Mark Huffam, Graham King, Jeremy Kleiner, Jillian Kugler, Brad Pitt, Paul Schwake, Brad Simpson
Musicians: Marco Beltrami
Editors: Roger Barton, Matt Chesse
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