The Forbidden Kingdom (US BD) in September

Lionsgate Home Entertainment have announced the US Blu-ray Disc release of The Forbidden Kingdom on 9th September 2008 priced at $39.99 SRP. Directed by Rob Minkoff (The Haunted Mansion), written by John Fusco (Hidalgo) and choreographed by Yuen Woo-Ping, The Forbidden Kingdom is a fantasy martial arts adventure starring Jackie Chan and Jet Li. In the film a discovery made by a kung fu obsessed American teen (Michael Angarano) sends him on an adventure to China, where he joins up with a band of martial arts warriors in order to free the imprisoned Monkey King.

Specific region coding information is unknown beyond the obvious Region A compatibility.

Arriving day-and-date, the Blu-ray Disc is a two-disc set featuring the film and extras on Disc 1 and a standard definition Digital Copy on Disc 2. Features include:

  • 1080P Widescreen
  • 7.1 DTS-HD Master Audio and 5.1 Dolby Digital EX
  • English and Spanish subtitles
  • Audio commentary with director Rob Minkoff and writer John Fusco
  • “The Kung Fu Dream Team” featurette
  • “:Dangerous Beauty” featurette
  • “Discovering China” featurette
  • “Filming in Chinawood” featurette
  • “Monkey King and The Eight Immortals” featurette
  • Blooper Reel
  • Deleted scenes with audio commentary by Rob Minkoff and John Fusco
  • Pre-Visualization featurette – takes the viewer from the storyboards through pre-production animation footage to the final finished look for selected scenes throughout the film, accompanied by commentary from Rob Minkoff
  • MOLOG™ – network connected community and interactive movie blog tool set
  • Digital Copy on Disc 2

Last updated: 18/04/2018 22:47:11

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