The Orphanage (UK BD) in July – Artwork added

This supernatural thriller directed by J. A. Bayona comes to UK Blu-ray in July…

Optimum Home Entertainment have announced the UK Blu-ray Disc release of The Orphanage on 21st July 2008 priced at £24.99. Haunting secrets of the past resurface when a child mysteriously disappears in this supernatural thriller produced by Guillermo del Toro and directed by J. A. Bayona. Returning to her childhood home – a mysterious, seaside orphanage – Laura and her family unknowingly unleash a long-forgotten, evil spirit. Now, thrust into a chilling nightmare that involves the disappearance of her young son, Laura must confront the memories of her past before the ghosts of the orphanage destroy her…and everyone she has ever loved.

Arriving day-and-date on a single-layer disc coded for all regions (A, B and C), extra features are presented in SD PAL format. Features include:

  • 1080P 2.35:1 Widescreen (AVC)
  • Spanish 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio and Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • English subtitles
  • UK Exclusive Q&A with Bayona at Curzon Mayfair (40:49mins)
  • The Making of The Orphanage (12:06mins)
  • The Set of The Orphanage (2:34mins)
  • The Sound of The Orphanage (6:49mins)
  • Interview with Bayona and Del Toro in Budapest (8:19mins)
  • Lighting the Darkness (5:19mins)
  • Roger Princep – The Casting (8:49mins)
  • Alternative Beginning and Alternative Ending
  • Deleted and Extended Scenes
  • Storyboards for 3 scenes
  • Shooting the Credits (2:31mins)
  • Animatics (8:31mins)
  • Trailer
  • Projections (3:52mins)

Updated: Jul 06, 2008

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