The Incredibles (R1) in March
Buena Vista Home Entertainment have announced the Region 1 DVD release of The Incredibles for 15th March 2005 priced at $29.99 SRP. Directed by Brad Bird the latest box-office smash from Pixar Animation Studios will arrive in a special two-disc Collector’s Edition with unprecedented picture and sound quality.
The Incredibles is available separate Widescreen and Full Screen editions offering the following features...
- Widescreen Version
2.39:1 Original theatrical aspect ratio
- Feature is direct from Pixar’s digital source.
- Full Screen Version
1.33:1 Reframed for Standard Televisions
- Feature is direct from Pixar’s digital source.
- English, French And Spanish Language Tracks Available
- Dolby® Digital 5.1 Surround EX
- THX-Certified, Including THX Optimizer
Disc One Bonus Features:
- Audio Commentary with Director Brad Bird & Producer John Walker
- Audio Commentary with several key Pixar animators from the film
Disc Two Bonus Features:
- “JACK-JACK ATTACK”
Here is an all-new, never-before-seen short film! While the Incredibles are off saving the world, Jack-Jack, the youngest member of the Incredibles’ family, is left home with Kari, the babysitter. Discover Jack-Jack’s previously unknown super powers and what happens with his sitter in this hilarious short film from the animators at Pixar. It’s a night to remember that his babysitter would just as soon forget.
- DELETED SCENES INCLUDING AN ALTERNATE OPENING
Witness the evolution of Pixar filmmaker Brad Bird’s vision of The Incredibles with an action-packed alternate opening and a host of never-before-seen deleted scenes from the film. Each scene includes an introduction from the filmmaker.
- “INCREDI-BLUNDERS” – BLOOPERS AND OUTTAKES
Even animated characters make mistakes. Laugh along with the cast of The Incredibles as we reveal some of the trips, flubs and crack-ups that had the cast and crew in stitches.
- TOP SECRET FILES ON ALL THE SUPERS
For your eyes only! Gain classified access to the government’s National Supers Agency database and learn about all the supers’ lives before they were forced undercover by the government. Hear them, in their own words, discuss their superpowers, alter egos and insecurities. It’s a fun and funny look at Mr. Incredible, Elastigirl, Frozone, Dynaguy, Blazestone, Downburst, Everseer and many more!
- THE MAKING OF ‘THE INCREDIBLES’
Venture inside Pixar with writer/director Brad Bird, from his first day at the studio through the completion of The Incredibles, as his passion ignites the Pixar team to take computer animation where it’s never been before. Meet the people behind the supers and see how the making of The Incredibles completely confiscated the lives of those involved, as only hero work can. It’s all fun and games until
somebody wants to make an animated feature.
- MORE MAKING OF ‘THE INCREDIBLES’
Further explore the artistic and technical evolution of The Incredibles in this series of documentary shorts. Highlighting the various filmmaking departments at Pixar that came together to create this unique animated masterpiece, each piece focuses on topics including character design, set design, lighting and the ultimate challenge of creating believable human computer animated characters.
- MR. INCREDIBLE AND PALS
Watch this never-before-seen, “lost” cartoon featuring Mr. Incredible, Frozone and their delightful rabbit sidekick, Mr. Skipperdoo, as they battle their evil nemesis, Lady Lightbug. Produced in retrostyle lip-o-vision, it features hand-drawn characters with actor’s live-action lips. No wonder it was lost!
- MR. INCREDIBLE & PALS COMMENTARY
Join Mr. Incredible and his pal Frozone as they watch this “lost” cartoon for the first time. Listen in on their shocked reactions as the cartoon unfolds. Featuring the voices of Craig T. Nelson and Samuel L. Jackson.
- CHARACTER INTERVIEWS
Sit down for a chat with the stars of The Incredibles in these fully animated interviews as they reveal their perspective on the making of this major motion picture.
- VOWELLET – AN ESSAY BY SARAH VOWELL
Sarah Vowell, the voice of Violet Parr, also has a secret identity as a real-life writer and public radio documentarian. Enjoy Sarah’s unique point of view as she delights in the adventure of becoming an Incredible superhero.
- PIXAR’S ACADEMY AWARD®-NOMINATED SHORT FILM “BOUNDIN’”
What happens when a proud lamb is sheared down to his pink skin? The American West’s mythological marvel, the Jackalope, picks him back up and teaches him a thing or two. This charming Academy Award?-nominated animated short, written, designed, directed and sung by Pixar’s Bud Luckey, will leave you with a smile on your face and a song in your heart. Also, presented with optional filmmaker commentary.
- WHO IS BUD LUCKEY?
Meet the creator of “Boundin’,” one of Pixar’s living legends – the person who designed Toy Story’s Woody, in this short biographical piece.
See the original teaser and trailers for the film.