Danny Boyle's Yesterday is coming to DVD, Blu-ray and 4K on 4th November
Danny Boyle's 'what if The Beatles never existed' concept film, Yesterday, has been announced for home cinema release on DVD, Blu-ray and 4K Blu-ray on 4th November. A digital download release is scheduled for 21st October.
The home release will feature new original musical performances not seen in the cinema, an alternate opening and ending alongside deleted scenes, a gag reel and more.
Jack Malik was just another struggling songwriter...but that was yesterday. After a mysterious blackout, Jack (Himesh Patel; BBC’s “EastEnders”) discovers he is the only person on earth who remembers The Beatles! As he rockets to fame by passing off the Fab Four’s songs as his own, Jack risks losing Ellie (Lily James; Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, Cinderella) – the one person who has loved him and believed in him from the start. Kate McKinnon and Ed Sheeran also star in this romantic rock ‘n’ roll comedy from Academy Award-winning director Danny Boyle (Slumdog Millionaire, Trainspotting, 28 Days Later) and Academy Award-nominated screenwriter Richard Curtis (Four Weddings and a Funeral, Love Actually).
- 4K Blu-ray
All editions will feature:
- Alternate Ending
- Deleted Scenes
- Corden & Roxanne – Includes deleted performance by Himesh Patel of “Something”
- Late for School
- Nutters Italian Ice Cream
- Moscow Audience
- A Gonk
- W Hotel
- Jack Calls Ellie
- Hilary in the Mirror
- Nick and Carol
- Hazel's Selfie
- Live at Abbey Road Studios
- "I Want To Hold Your Hand"
- "Let it Be"
- Feature Commentary with Director Danny Boyle and Writer/Producer Richard Curtis
Blu-ray and 4K Blu-ray exclusive features:
- Alternate Opening
- Gag Reel
- Ed Sheeran: From Stadium to Screen - Acting in his first major role, Ed Sheeran reflects on his experiences making the movie.
- Agent of Comedy: Kate McKinnon - Kate McKinnon shares how eager she was to play the role of "Debra Hammer" while the cast and crew reflect on the fun and energy that the queen of improvisational comedy brought to the set.
- A Talented Duo - Richard Curtis and Danny Boyle, two of the most successful British filmmakers, team up for the first time.
- Playing for Real - The re-interpreting of the Beatles songs was a huge undertaking for newcomer Himesh Patel. Learn how he spent months learning to play the songs perfectly as the production decided to take the more challenging route of recording the musical numbers live on set.
- Soul Mates - Beyond the music and the laughs, the film is, of course, a love story. This piece looks at the relationship between Jack & Ellie and the actors playing them.
- A Conversation with Richard & Ed - Long-term friends Richard Curtis and Ed Sheeran have a funny and informal chat about the making of YESTERDAY.