Guillermo Del Toro Collection in March
Optimum Home Entertainment have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of The Guillermo Del Toro Collection for 12th March 2007 priced at £29.99. Released alongside the Two-Disc Special Edition Pan’s Labyrinth is this collection of films by visionary director Guillermo del Toro.
Alongside his auspicious debut with Cronos, the set includes huge recent success Pan’s Labyrinth (Single-Disc) and its perfect companion piece the haunting The Devil’s Backbone. The box-set also includes a 16 page booklet including storyboards and an essay by Jason Wood.
Pan’s Labyrinth is presented in Anamorphic Widescreen with Spanish DD5.1 Surround audio and English subtitles. A director’s commentary is also on the disc.
The Devil’s Backbone (2001) is given a new Anamorphic Widescreen transfer with Spanish DD5.1 Surround audio and English subtitles. Extras include Director’s Commentary, Behind the Scenes Featurette, Storyboard to Screen sequences, Special Effects Sequence breakdown, and trailer.
Cronos (1993) is presented in Anamorphic Widescreen with Spanish DD5.1 Surround and English subtitles. Extras include Director’s Commentary, Making Of, Interviews with Director and Cinematographer, Stills Gallery, Sketches / Storyboards, and Trailer. Read the DVDTimes review of this disc.