'Troy' Director's Cut Available On HD DVD, September 18
On September 18, Warner Home Video will debut Wolfgang Petersen's all-new, unrated version - not seen in theatres - of his epic film Troy. With 30 minutes of new footage, Troy Director's Cut, including special features from its first DVD release, will be available in collectible O-sleeve packaging and will sell for $20.97 SRP. The HD DVD will debut simultaneously at $34.99 SRP.
- 1080p High Definition 16x9 2.40:1
- Dolby Digital-Plus 5.1 (English, French & Spanish) & Dolby TrueHD 5.1 (English)
- English [SDH], French, Korean, Portuguese & Spanish
The HD DVD too is expected to contain all the bonus materials found on the upcoming director's cut 2-disc DVD release. They include:
- Troy Revisited: An Introduction by Wolfgang Petersen
- Troy in Focus
- In The Thick of the Battle: Discovering how Troy's epic battle sequences were created, from thousands of warrior-extras training in the scorching heat of Mexico, to fierce one-on-one duels to the death
- From Ruins to Reality: Exploring how the ruins of ancient Troy were unearthed and how Troy's production design magicians created their own version of this breathtaking, legendary city
- Troy: An Effects Odyssey: Secrets of Troy's stunning visual effects are revealed, from conjuring a staggering 1,000 ship armada on the open seas, to producing the bone crunching sound effects of brutal ancient warfare
- Attacking Troy
- Greek Ship Towing
- Theatrical Trailer
Other specifics will be posted once we've more official details.
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