Band of Brothers Full Specs
HBO have now finalised the specifications for their 6-disc boxset of their Band of Brothers mini-series that is due for release on Region 1 DVD on 5th November 2002 with a $119.99 SRP. Packaged in a fine looking embossed metallic tin you can expect the series to be presented in 1.78:1 Anamorphic Widescreen (taken from high-definition masters) with both English DD5.1 and DTS5.1 Soundtracks alongside French, Spanish and English DD2.0 Surround options. Extra features comprise of...
- We Stand Alone Together: The Men of Easy Company documentary (80mins)
- Making of Band of Brothers featurette (30mins)
- Behind-the-Scenes Video Diaries from actor Ron Livingston
- A featurette on HBO’s premiere screening of the miniseries on the beaches of Normandy
- Field Guide - an enhanced viewing mode that offers an interactive reference feature that details the people, places and events associated with Easy Company’s campaigns through Europe and WWII as a whole
- Character Biographies
- Weblinks to the Living Memorial and other relevant sites
- A still photo gallery
- Episodic Previews
- Series Index
To whet your appetite we have a look at the metallica tin packaging courtesy of DVD IGN.com...
Source: The Digital Bits