Fox UK Blu-ray in October - Updated

Fox Home Entertainment and Pathé Distribution Ltd. have announced the UK Blu-ray Disc release of a large slate of titles this Autumn. Scheduled to arrive throughout October 2008 is a roster of titles that include the Russian sci-fi thrillers Night Watch and Day Watch, the original classic horror The Omen is part of The Omen Trilogy and from Pathé there is House of Flying Daggers, Resident Evil and Rescue Dawn. Packed with brand-new material, the Blu-ray release of Resident Evil allows you to go further behind the scenes than ever before, with a director video introduction, 12 new featurettes, and a ‘Blu-ray Wizard’ addition to assist you in creating your own playlist from the special features. New material will also feature on Rescue Dawn, including a featurette to help prepare you for survival and a ‘Before the Dawn’ mission secrets trivia track.

The full release schedule follows…

6th October 2008:

28 Days Later
28 Days Later & 28 Weeks Later Double-Pack
Night Watch
Day Watch
Alien Vs. Predator 1 & 2 Double-Pack
The Hills Have Eyes 2
The Omen Trilogy Box-Set
Silent Hill
House Of Flying Daggers
Outlaw
The Business
Resident Evil
Rescue Dawn

20th October 2008:

Night Watch & Day Watch Double-Pack
The Hills Have Eyes 1 & 2 Double-Pack

Region coding is TBC.

Specs follow for all titles, with the majority of information taken from the official Fox UK Blu-ray website though we should point out it’s not always accurate (just compare our specs of Night Watch and The Hills Have Eyes 2 for an example, as those, along with specs for The Omen Trilogy are taken directly from the review discs we received which we should also note are coded for all regions).

Specs follow…

28 Days Later

  • 1080P 1.85:1 Widescreen
  • English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio
  • English HOH subtitles
  • Commentary by Director Danny Boyle & Screenwriter Alex Garland
  • Deleted scenes and alternate endings with optional commentary by Danny Boyle and Alex Garland
  • Pure Rage: The Making of 28 Days Later
  • Jacknife Lee Music Video
  • Running production still gallery with commentary by Danny Boyle
  • Running polaroid gallery with intro by Danny Boyle
  • Animated storyboards
  • Trailers

Night Watch - Features the 114-minute ‘International Cut’ with English dubbed prologue and various other changes as noted on IMDB. This version does not feature the ‘in the print’ subtitles. Features include:
  • 1080P 1.85:1 Widescreen (AVC)
  • Russian/English 5.1 Dolby TrueHD
  • Russian/English 5.1 DTS Surround
  • English, German and French 5.1 Dolby Digital
  • Subtitles: English, English HOH, German, German HOH, French, French HOH, Dutch, Finnish, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian
  • Director audio commentary by Timur Bekmambetov (subtitled in English, French, German and Dutch)
  • Novelist text commentary by Sergei Lukyanenko (available in English, French, German and Dutch)
  • Deleted Scenes (with Russian or commentary audio by Timur Bekmambetov)
  • Making of Night Watch
  • Characters, story and subtitles
  • Characters and Themes
  • Night Watch trilogy
  • Comic book still gallery
  • Poster gallery

Day Watch
  • 1080P 2.35:1 Widescreen
  • Russian 5.1 Dolby TrueHD
  • Russian, English, French and German 5.1 DTS
  • Subtitles: Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Norwegian, Swedish, English HOH
  • The Making of Day Watch Featurette
  • Russian Trailer

The Hills Have Eyes 2
  • 1080P 2.35:1 Widescreen (AVC)
  • English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio
  • English Audio Description 5.1 Dolby Digital
  • German, Italian, Spanish (Castellan), Portuguese and Spanish 5.1 DTS
  • Subtitles: English HOH, German, German HOH, Italian, Italian HOH, Spanish (Castellan), Spanish (Castellan) HOH, Swedish, Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Portuguese, Portuguese HOH, Spanish, Spanish HOH, Chinese (Traditional and Simplified), Indonesian Bahasa, Tagalog
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Alternate Ending
  • Gag Reel
  • Mutant Attacks
  • Birth of a Graphic Novel
  • Exploring the Hills: The Making of The Hills Have Eyes 2
  • Fox Movie Channel Presents: Life After Film School with Wes Craven

The Omen Trilogy - Features on the films are broken down below…

The Omen
  • 1080P 2.35:1 Widescreen (AVC)
  • English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio
  • French and Italian 5.1 DTS Surround
  • Turkish DD2.0
  • Subtitles (Film and extras): English HOH, French, French HOH, Italian, Italian HOH, Turkish, Turkish HOH, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Norwegian, Swedish
  • BD Exclusive – Richard Donner on The Omen interview featurette
  • BD Exclusive – The Omen Revelations BonusView with Trivia Track
  • BD Exclusive – Isolated score track (Dolby Surround 5.1 audio)
  • Introduction by director Richard Donner
  • Commentary by director Richard Donner & Brian Helgeland (screenwriter of Man on Fire) (subtitled in English, French, Italian, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Norwegian and Swedish)
  • “Dog Attack” Deleted Scene with commentary by director Richard Donner and screenwriter Brian Helgeland
  • 666: The Omen Revealed featurette
  • The Omen Legacy featurette
  • Curse or Coincidence? featurette
  • An Appreciation: Wes Craven On The Omen featurette
  • Jerry Goldsmith on The Omen Score featurette
  • Screenwriters Notebook featurette
  • Theatrical trailer
  • Still Gallery
Missing from the UK release is the Original Mono audio, the old commentary featuring Richard Donner and editor Stuart Baird, and a new commentary by film historians Lem Dobbs, Nick Redman and Jeff Bond.

Damien: Omen II
  • 1080P 2.35:1 Widescreen (AVC)
  • English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio
  • French and Italian 5.1 DTS Surround
  • Subtitles (Film): English HOH, French, French HOH, Italian, Italian HOH, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Norwegian, Swedish
  • Commentary by producer Harvey Bernhard (subtitled in English, French, Italian and Dutch)
  • Theatrical trailer

Omen III: The Final Conflict
  • 1080P 2.35:1 Widescreen (AVC)
  • English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio
  • French and Italian 5.1 DTS Surround
  • Subtitles (Film): English HOH, French, French HOH, Italian, Italian HOH, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Norwegian, Swedish
  • Commentary by director Graham Baker (subtitled in English, French, Italian and Dutch)
  • Theatrical trailer

Silent Hill
  • 1080P 2.35:1 Widescreen
  • English 5.1 DTS HD-High Resolution
  • English 5.1 Dolby Digital
  • English HOH subtitles
  • Making of Documentary featuring: Silent Hill Origins, Casting Silent Hil, Building Silent Hill, Stars and Stunts, Creatures unleashed, Creature choreography
  • Prodution Photography Gallery
  • Original Theatrical Trailer
  • Original UK TV Spots

House Of Flying Daggers
  • 1080P 2.35:1 Widescreen
  • Mandarin 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio
  • Mandarin 5.1 Dolby Digital
  • English subtitles
  • Director’s Commentary
  • Making Of Documentary
  • Visual Effects Featurette
  • 'Lovers' music video with and without lyrics
  • Storyboard to film comparison
  • Filming locations
  • Photography Gallery
  • Costume Gallery
  • Props Gallery
  • Settings Gallery
  • Behind the scenes photography (Fields and Forest)
  • UK Theatrical Trailer
  • TV Spots

Outlaw
  • 1080P 2.35:1 Widescreen
  • English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio
  • English 5.1 Dolby Digital
  • English HOH subtitles
  • Commentary by Nick Love and Danny Dyer
  • Making of Outlaw Featurette
  • The Rave and the Riot Featurette
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Outlaw Video Diaries
  • Big Hitters Featurette
  • Original Theatrical Trailer

The Business
  • 1080P 2.35:1 Widescreen
  • English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio
  • English 5.1 Dolby Digital
  • English HOH subtitles
  • Commentary By Nick Love and Danny Dyer
  • Making of Featurette
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Alternative Ending
  • Production Design Gallery
  • Photography Gallery
  • Easter Egg
  • Theatrical Trailer

Resident Evil
  • 1080P 1.85:1 Widescreen
  • English and Italian 5.1 Dolby TrueHD
  • French, Spanish and Portuguese 5.1 Dolby Digital
  • English, English HOH, French, Spanish, Portuguese and Italian subtitles
  • Alternative ending with director Paul W.S Anderson's video introduction
  • Cast and filmakers commentary
  • Visual Effects commentary
  • 12 Featurettes: The Making of Resident Evil, Scoring Resident Evil, Costumes, Set Design, Playing Dead, Storyboard, The Creature, The Elevator, The Train, The Laser, Zombie Dog, Zombies
  • 'My Plague' music video by Slipknot
  • Blu-Wizard 2.0 - Create your own playlist from the special features on the disc and blu-wizard will not only remember what you watched but also what you liked

Rescue Dawn
  • 1080P 1.85:1 Widescreen
  • English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio
  • English 5.1 Dolby Digital
  • English HOH subtitles
  • Commentary by Director Werner Herzog and Interviewer Norman Hill
  • The Making of a True Story Featurette: Unfinished Business: Telling Dieter’s Story, Strength of Character, War Stories, What Would Dieter Do?, The Sound Of War
  • 7 Deleted Scenes With Optional Commentary by Director Werner Herzog and Interviewer Norman Hill
  • Production photography gallery












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