Beetlejuice (US BD) - Pushed back to October

Warner Home Video have announced the US Blu-ray Disc release of Beetlejuice (20th Anniversary Deluxe Edition) on 7th October 2008 priced at $34.99 SRP. The colourful, wildly imaginative family adventure from Tim Burton starring Michael Keaton, Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis and Winona Ryder debuts on Blu-ray, newly remastered and packaged in a lenticular o-sleeve. Extras are somewhat limited however with just a theatrical trailer and three Beetlejuice cartoons from the TV series which was produced by Burton and David Geffen.

Arriving three-weeks after the DVD release, the Blu-ray Disc also boasts a soundtrack sampler CD and collectible booklet “The Beginner’s Guide to Seeing Ghosts”.

Extras are presented in Standard Definition. Features include:

  • 1080P 1.85:1 Widescreen
  • English DD5.1 and Dolby True HD 5.1
  • French (Parisian 2.0, Dubbed in Quebec 1.0), Spanish (Castilian 2.0, Latin 2.0 Surround), German 2.0, Italian 2.0, Japanese 2.0
  • Subtitles (Main Feature & Special Features): English, French, Spanish, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Portuguese, Swedish
  • Beetlejuice Cartoon Episodes:
    • A-Ha
    • Skeletons In The Closet
    • Spooky Boo-tique
  • Theatrical Trailer
  • Exclusive Blu-ray Bonus: Soundtrack CD Sampler showcasing Danny Elfman’s score and featuring Harry Belafonte’s timeless performance
      1. Main Titles (Elfman Geffen)
      2. The Family”/Sand Worm Planet (Elfman Geffen)
      3. The Aftermath (Elfman Geffen)
      4. Showtime! (Elfman Geffen)
      5. The Banana Boat Song (Belafonte Sony BMG)
      6. End Credits (Elfman Geffen)

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