Forgetting Sarah Marshall (US BD) in September - Art/Specs Updated

Universal Studios Home Video have announced the US Blu-ray Disc release of Forgetting Sarah Marshall on 30th September 2008 priced at $39.98 SRP. The latest comedy from the team behind 'Knocked Up' and 'The 40 Year Old Virgin' follows struggling musician Peter Bretter (Jason Segel) who is dumped by his long-term girlfriend, TV star Sarah Marshall (Kristen Bell), and goes into a downward spiral. After a clumsy attempt at becoming a lothario backfires, he almost loses his job when he has a nervous breakdown. In a last ditch effort to put the past behind him, Peter heads for the sun-soaked beaches of Oahu for a well-deserved holiday. Everything goes swimmingly until Sarah turns up at the exact same resort accompanied by her new boyfriend, the wildly successful rock star Aldous Snow (Russell Brand)...

Arriving day-and-date on a dual-layer disc, the Blu-ray offers nearly all of the content of the 2-Disc DVD release (Theatrical and Extended Cuts plus extras) alongside additional Blu-ray exclusive content. Some extras are however exclusive to the DVD release - you can find more details on those here.

Features are detailed below…

AV Specs:

  • 1080P Widescreen
  • English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio
  • French and Spanish 5.1 DTS Surround
  • English SDH, French and Spanish subtitles

Features carried over from the DVD releases:
  • Theatrical (111mins) and Extended (118mins) Cuts
  • Theatrical & Extended Feature Commentary with Director Nick Stroller, Executive Producer Rodney Rothman, Producer Shauna Robertson, Writer/Star Jason Segel and Cast Members Kristen Bell, Mila Kunis, Russell Brand, and Jack McBrayer
  • Deleted and Extended Scenes: Over 2 hours of material
  • Line-O-Rama – Alternate takes with different jokes for your favourite scenes
  • Sex-O-Rama – Montage of Jason Segel’s sex scene
  • Drunk-O-Rama – Montage of Jason Segel’s drunken Hawaiian night
  • Gag Reel
  • "A Taste for Love" – Watch how the crew created the puppets used in the film
  • "Dracula's Lament" – Jason Segel’s table read version of the Dracula song
  • "We've Got to Do Something" Music Video
  • Raw Footage – Watch the video chats between Jason Segel and Bill Hader
  • Red Band Trailer – Unrated version of the Theatrical Trailer
  • Puppet Break-Up – Watch behind-the-scenes footage of Jason Segel and the puppet break-up scene
  • Russell Brand: Aldous Snow – Get to know the British rock star
  • The Letter "U" – Aldous Snow’s (Brand) television show for kids
  • Crime Scene:
    • Alternate Scenes
    • Hunter Rush (Billy Baldwin) Line-O-Rama
  • Sarah's New Show – Watch alternate versions of Sarah Marshall’s (Bell) television shows
  • Video Diaries – Watch video footage from over 20 days of shooting

Blu-ray exclusive extras:
  • U-Control: Picture in Picture - Enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the film while watching the feature.
  • U-Control: Visual Commentary - With director Nick Stoller, executive producer Rodney Rothman, producer Shauna Robertson, writer/star Jason Segel and cast members Kristen Bell, Mila Kunis, Russell Brand and Jack McBrayer.
  • U-Control: Karaoke - Six songs from the film you can sing-along to
  • Video Commentary - Watch the full-length film with commentary from director Nick Stoller, executive producer Rodney Rothman, producer Shauna Robertson, writer/star Jason Segel and cast members Kristen Bell, Mila Kunis, Russell Brand and Jack McBrayer.
  • My Scenes Sharing - Pick your favourite scenes from the film to create your own video montage.
  • BD-Live - Connect your BD-Live enabled player for access to interactive content from Universal Studios Home Entertainment

Also released is the Ultimate Unrated Comedy Collection. This box-set packs together Forgetting Sarah Marshall with fellow Judd Apatow comedies – both making their Blu-ray debuts - The 40-Year-Old Virgin and Knocked Up. Details can be found here. Retail is $89.98 SRP.


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