Transformers (R2) in December - Artwork updated
Paramount Home Entertainment have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of Transformers on 3rd December 2007. The first live-action film based on the enduringly popular “robots in disguise”, Transformers is directed by Michael Bay and stars Shia LaBeouf, Megan Fox, Josh Duhamel, Tyrese Gibson, Jon Voight and John Turturro.
Available in both a Single-Disc and Two-Disc editions the latter includes extensive bonus features which are detailed below…
Disc 1: Main Feature
- 2.35:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
- English DD5.1 Surround
- English, English HOH, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Norwegian and Swedish subtitles
- Commentary by Michael Bay (with optional English subtitles)
Disc 2: Extra Features
- Subtitles: English, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Norwegian, Spanish, Swedish
- Our World
- The Story Sparks - Steven Spielberg discusses his love for the franchise and early concept art for the film. Explores how the writers adapted the cartoon into a live-action movie and why Michael Bay is the perfect director for the film.
- Human Allies - A look at how the actors were selected and their experiences on the set.
- I Fight Giant Robots - An exploration of the military training that Josh Duhamel and Tyrese Gibson underwent for their roles and the various stunts that the actors were asked to perform.
- Battleground - A piece on the senior officials from the Department of Defense and Air Force who consulted on the film to give it authenticity and the key locations that the U.S. government provided access to.
- Their War
- Rise of the Robots - Explores the interaction between Hasbro designers and Michael Bay to bring the toy line roaring to life.
- AUTOBOTS Roll Out - Michael Bay discusses working with Chevy and its designers and the modifications that were made to the cars seen in the film.
- DECEPTICONS Strike - The film's military advisors discuss the "toys" they allowed the production to borrow: F-22 Raptors, Ospreys and A-10 Warthogs.
- Inside the AllSpark - ILM's digital artists discuss the challenges of bringing the TRANSFORMERS to life.
- More Than Meets The Eye
- From Script to Sand: The SKORPONOK Desert Attack - An in-depth look at the making of this particularly epic and challenging scene from initial storyboarding through production and visual effects.
- Concepts - Early sketch concepts of the robots.
The film is also available on HD DVD.