Tim Burton's Big Fish in April

Columbia Tristar Home Entertainment

have announced the Region 1 DVD release of Big Fish for 27th April 2004 with a retail price of $28.95. Director Tim Burton brings his inimitable imagination to a journey that delves deep into a fabled relationship between a dying father and his son who recreates his father’s elusive life through a series of legends and myths inspired by the few facts he knows, discovering both his father’s great feats and his great failings. Featuring an all-Star cast including Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, Billy Crudup, Jessica Lange and co-starring Danny DeVito, Helena Bonham Carter and Steve Buscemi, on DVD you can expect the following features...

  • Anamorphic Widescreen Presentation
  • English DD5.1 Surround
  • French DD2.0 Surround
  • English and French subtitles
  • Audio Commentary with Tim Burton
  • Seven featurettes, which can be accessed via stand-alone on a menu page or from a branching featurette within the film:
    • Four Filmmaker’s Path Featurettes:
    • Tim Burton: Storyteller: A look at the director’s process with great b-roll moments and insights form Tim Burton.
    • A Fairytale World: Tim Burton and cast discuss the importance of myths and fairytales in today’s world.
    • Creature Features: the magic of Stan Winston studios will be explored in this featurette – from the jumping spiders to lions and snakes and hellhounds.
    • The Author’s Journey: Daniel Wallace’s story from page to screen.
    • Three Character Journey Featurettes
    • Edward Bloom at Large: Allows viewer to take a look at the larger-than-life world of Edward Bloom
    • Amos at the Circus: Danny DeVito takes viewers through the Calloway Circus
    • Fathers and Sons: Examines the father and son dynamic that was such a key part of the film.
  • The Finer Points – A Tim Burton Trivia Quiz: interactive trivia game

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