Fast Five (US) in October
Universal Studios Home Entertainment have announced the US DVD and Blu-ray Disc release of Fast Five on 4th October 2011. Vin Diesel and Paul Walker return for the fifth in the franchise which takes the action to Rio de Janeiro. Dwayne Johnson also stars. The film is directed by Justin Lin who also helmed the third and fourth in the franchise.
Both the DVD and Blu-ray include an extended version of the film (2hrs 12mins) alongside the original theatrical cut (2hrs 11mins). Extras are outlined below…
Blu-ray Exclusive Extras:
- Dom vs. Hobbs: Watch how the action-packed showdown was shot
- On set with director Justin Lin: Go behind the scenes of Fast Five with director Justin Lin
- Inside the Vault Chase: Learn how they filmed the movie’s most dangerous sequence
- Tyrese TV: Go behind the scenes of Fast Five with Tyrese Gibson
- New pocket BLU versions for Tablets and Computers, featuring Universal’s Second Screen: The popular free pocket BLU™ app for smartphones is now even better with newly updated versions for iPad®, Android™ tablets, PC, and Macintosh computers, with features made especially to take advantage of the devices’ larger screens and high resolution displays. And with UNIVERSAL’S SECOND SCREEN, enjoy an innovative and interactive viewing experience, that lets you control, interact and explore Fast Five with groundbreaking new features right on your tablet or computer, in synchronization with the movie on your television screen! While the movie plays, you’ll experience features such as:
- Take Control 2.0: Step inside the movie with Director Justin Lin, as he takes control of your Blu-ray player and gives you an all-access, in-depth look at how the movie was made.
- Virtual Car Garage: Get an up-close inspection of the hot cars, moving models of the cars in a 360 degree view, check out tech specs and more with a touch of your finger
- Scene Explorer: Ever wish you could see how your favorite special effects sequences were created? Select various progressions of the same scene from storyboards to daily cuts right from your couch and see how they pulled off the incredible action of the film.
- Picture in Picture: The cast and crew share stories about the movie right from your tablet or computer, in synchronization to the scene being played.
- The Music of Fast Five: Tap your fingers to find out what song is playing, create your own playlist, and even purchase the songs right from your device!
Blu-ray & DVD Extras:
- Deleted Scenes
- Gag Reel
- Dom’s Journey: Track Vin Diesel’s legendary character from the beginning
- Brian O’Conner: From Fed To Con: Follow Paul Walker’s character as he goes from lawman to outlaw
- Enter Federal Agent Hobbs: Meet Dom & Brian’s toughest nemesis yet
- Feature Commentary with Director Justin Lin