BVHE UK Blu-ray in May/June

Buena Vista Home Entertainment

have announced their May and early June 2007 line-up of UK Region B Blu-ray Disc releases with Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl and Dead Man’s Chest, Dinosaur, Déjà Vu and King Arthur: Director’s Cut all making their UK high definition debuts.

The Pirates of the Caribbean titles each come as a special 75GB 2-disc set, with premium ‘O-Ring’ packaging and extensive, high definition bonus features. The Curse of the Black Pearl includes the fascinating, fully-interactive in-movie Java feature ‘Scoundrels of the Sea’ and with Dead Man’s Chest, a unique ‘Liar’s Dice’ game gives viewers the chance to compete with Bootstrap Bill and Davy Jones at an in-movie challenge of nerve and skill.

Dinosaur also boasts an exclusive short ‘Blu-scape’ film, part of an ongoing series of content features being specially created for Buena Vista Home Entertainment Blu-ray releases. Shot by renowned director and cinematographer Louie Schwartzberg, this fully-interactive material is presented in optimum resolution and individually tailored to each film to get you even closer behind the scenes.

7th May 2007

  • Blu-Scape: "Origins" (5:00) (Blu-ray Exclusive)
  • The Monster Cloud (4:09) (Blu-ray Exclusive)
  • Movie Showcase (Blu-ray Exclusive)

14th May 2007

Déjà Vu

- Arriving day-and-date with the DVD release the Blu-ray Disc is coded for Region B and includes the following features:

1080P 2.40: Widescreen

Dolby Digital 5.1: English, French, Spanish
DTS HD Master Audio 5.1: French, Spanish
PCM 5.1: English

English, English HOH, French, Spanish, Swedish Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Dutch


  • Surveillance Window:
    • Index
    • The Ferry Explosion
    • Developing the character of Doug Carlin
    • Makeup, wardrobe and special effects
    • The Surveillance Window
    • Cameras of Déjà vu
    • Split Time Car Chase
    • Filming in New Orleans (Exclusive to Blu-ray)
    • The Team: Denzel, Tony & Jerry
    • Stunts: Compound
    • Stunts: Ferry
    • Deleted & Extended Scenes with commentary by director Tony Scott

King Arthur Director’s Cut
  • Movie Showcase (Exclusive to Blu-ray)
  • Blood on the Land: Forging King Arthur (18mins)
  • King Arthur: A Roundtable Discussion (16mins) (Exclusive to Blu-ray)
  • Alternate Ending: “Baldun Hill” with optional commentary (5mins)
  • Producer’s Photo Gallery (Exclusive to Blu-ray)
  • Knight Vision Pop-Up Trivia Track (Exclusive to Blu-ray)
  • Commentary with Director Antoine Fuqua (Exclusive to Blu-ray)

11th June 2007

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

- Premium O-Ring Packaged 75GB 2-Disc Set features include:

  • Scoundrels of the Sea (Exclusive In-Movie Feature)
  • ’An Epic At Sea’ – The Making of
  • Diary of a Ship
  • Diary of a Pirate
  • Producer’s Photo Diary with Jerry Bruckheimer (Exclusive to Blu-ray)
  • Fly on the Set
  • Blooper Reel
  • Below Deck – An Interactive History of Pirates
  • Deleted and Alternate Scenes
  • ”Moonlight Serenade” Scene Progression
  • Walt Disney’s Wonderful World of Colour (Exclusive to Blu-ray)
  • Image Galleries
  • Easter Eggs (Exclusive to Blu-ray)
  • Enhanced Computer Features

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest

- Premium O-Ring Packaged 75GB 2-Disc Set features include:

  • Pirates Dice (Blu-ray Exclusive)
  • Bloopers of the Caribbean
  • Charting the Return
  • According to the Plan
  • Captain Jack From Head to Toe
  • Mastering the Blade
  • Meet Davy Jones: Anatomy of a Legend
  • Creating the Kraken
  • Dead Men Tell No Tales: Re-Imagineering the Attraction
  • Fly on the Set: The Bone Cage
  • Stills from the Set (Blu-ray Exclusive)
  • Jerry Bruckheimer: A Producer’s Photo Diary
  • Pirates on Main Street: The Dead Man’s Chest Premiere
  • Easter Eggs (Blu-ray Exclusive)
  • Pirates on Location (Blu-ray Exclusive)
  • Inside Dead Man’s Chest (Blu-ray Exclusive)
  • Pirates Around The World (Blu-ray Exclusive)

AV Specs and Region Coding for both Pirates 1 & 2 are...

Coded for all regions (A, B and C).

1080P 2.35:1 Widescreen

Dolby Digital 5.1: English, Italian, German
DTS HD Master Audio 5.1: Italian, German
PCM 5.1: English

English, English HOH, Italian, German

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