The Andromeda Strain (2008) (R2) in May
Universal Pictures have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of The Andromeda Strain on 19th May 2008 priced at £19.99. This new version of Michael Crichton’s classic sci-fi novel of the same name is directed by Mikael Saloman (Band of Brothers) and from Executive Producers Ridley Scott and Tony Scott. The Andromeda Strain offers a mix of suspense, drama, mystery and science fiction in the telling of the scientists’ gargantuan efforts to combat a deadly virus which is endangering humanity’s survival.
The latest adaptation of the story, due to be broadcast on Sky Movies on May 11th and 12th, comes to DVD on 19th May as a two-disc set with over 4 hours of bonus features including commentaries, a behind-the-scenes look at the Making of The Andromeda Strain, the visual effects and photo and design gallery.
- Terra Incognita: The Making of The Andromeda Strain
- Visual Effects Breakdowns
- Photo and Design Gallery
- Feature Audio Commentary with Director Mikael Salomon, Executive Producers David W. Zucker and Tom Thayer and Editor Scott Vickrey