Fox announces 2nd Wave of European Blu-ray Disc titles

Following confirmation of the European launch of Sony’s Playstation 3 Fox Home Entertainment have announced their second wave of Blu-ray Disc titles launching in Europe and Australia. This March, in time for the PS3 launch, Fox will release a line up of titles that includes X-Men: The Last Stand, The Day After Tomorrow, From Hell, Flight of the Phoenix and BD-Java titles Behind Enemy Lines, The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen and Speed. This will be followed in April with Night at the Museum and Eragon (day and date releases), The Sentinel, Alien Vs. Predator, Men of Honor, Courage Under Fire and Predator. Through the studio’s partnership with MGM, Rocky, Silence of the Lambs and the Terminator will also arrive on BD.

UK specific details follow...

Released on March 12th:

X MEN: THE LAST STAND (RRP; £24.99): Presented as a BD-25 single layer disc, the English audio will be 6.1 DTS HD Lossless master audio (not 5.1). All dubbed languages will be 5.1 DTS. The disc contains deleted scenes as well as an audio commentary by Brett Ratner, Zak Penn and Simon Kinberg as well as Avi Arad, Lauren Shuler Donner and Ralph Winter plus a trivia track.

FROM HELL (RRP: £19.99): Presented as a dual-layer (50gb) BD release authored in BD-J with AVC (MPEG 4 compression) and DTS HD Lossless Master Audio, the BD release of FROM HELL boasts commentary by directors Albert Hughes and Allen Hughes, Screenwriter Rafael Yglesias, Cinematographer Peter Deming and Robbie Coltrane, a special trivia pop-up feature and 21 deleted scenes with optional commentary by Albert Hughes

FLIGHT OF THE PHOENIX (RRP: £19.99): A BD-25 single layer disc, authored in HDMV with MPEG 2 compression with DTS HD Lossless master audio, FLIGHT OF THE PHOENIX boasts commentaries by John Moore, John Davis, Wyck Godfrey and Patrick Lumb, and selectable trailers of upcoming BD releases.

BEHIND ENEMY LINES (RRP: £19.99): Presented as a Java single layer BD-25 release authored in BD-J with DTS HD Lossless master audio, the release includes commentaries by Director John Moore and Editor Martin Smith as well as producers John Davis and Wyck Godfrey

THE LEAGUE OF EXTRAORDINARY GENTLEMEN (RRP: £19.99): Presented as a Java BD-25 single layer disc with DTS HD Lossless master audio. The disc includes commentaries by the costume designer Jacqueline West, Visual Effects, Supervisor John E Sullivan, Make Up Effects Supervisor, Steve Johnson and Miniatures Creator Matthew Gratzner. As well as a trivia track, there are also audio commentaries by producers Don Murphy and Trevor Albert as well as actors Shane West, Jason Flemyng and Tony Curran

SPEED (RRP: £19.99): Presented as a Java BD-25 single layer disc with AVC (MPEG 4 compression) and DTS HD Lossless master audio, the disc includes a trivia track and audio commentaries by Director Jan de Bont as well as writer Graham Yost and Producer Mark Gordon plus trailers of forthcoming titles on BD.

Released on April 2nd (day and date release)

NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM (RRP: £24.99): Presented as a BD-25 single layer disc with MPEG 2 compression with DTS HD Lossless master audio, the disc includes a commentary by Director Shawn Levy.

Released on April 9th

THE SENTINEL (£24.99): Presented as a BD-25 single layer disc with MPEG-2 compression and DTS HD Lossless master audio, this exciting special edition will include an audio commentary by Clark Johnson and George Nolfi as well as deleted scenes with optional commentary by George Nolfi.

ALIEN VS PREDATOR EXTENDED (RRP: £19.99): Presented as a Java dual-layer (50gb) BD release authored in BD-J with AVC (MPEG 4 compression) and DTS HD Lossless master audio, the discs include commentaries by Paul W S Anderson, Lance Henriksen and Sanaa Lathan as well as Alec Gillis, Tom Woodruff Jnr and John Bruno and a trivia track

COURAGE UNDER FIRE (RRP: £19.99): Authored in HDMV with MPEG 2 compression with DTS HD Lossless Master Audio, this BD release includes an audio commentary by Director Edward Zwick and a trivia track.

MEN OF HONOUR (RRP: £19.99): Presented on a BD-25 single layer disc with MPEG 2 compression with DTS HD Lossless master audio, the disc includes an audio commentary as well as trivia track (pop up windows at various points in the feature) and forthcoming trailers on BD

Released on April 16th (day and date release)

ERAGON (RRP: £24.99): This will be a BD-25 single layer disc authored in BD-MV MPEG-2 with DTS HD Lossless Master Audio; the movie will be accompanied by a selection of great trailers coming to BD.

Last updated: 23/06/2018 02:58:18

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