'Contraband' Announced and Detailed for Blu-ray

Posted Fri Feb 24, 2012 at 08:00 AM PST by

The action-packed crime thriller starring Mark Wahlberg and Kate Beckinsale will explode on Blu-ray in April.

In an early announcement to retailers, Universal Studios says 'Contraband' will have a Blu-ray release on April 24.

Check out our theatrical review over on The Bonus View blog here.

Chris Farraday (Wahlberg) long ago abandoned his life of crime, but after his brother-in-law botches a drug deal, Chris is forced back into running contraband. Things quickly fall apart, and Chris must use his skills to navigate a treacherous criminal network of brutal drug lords, cops, and hit men before his wife and sons become their target.

The Blu-ray/DVD/Ultraviolet Digital Copy combo pack will feature 1080p video, a DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 soundtrack, and supplements will include: Commentary with director/producer Baltasar Kormakur and producer Evan Hayes; Under The Radar – The Making of Contraband; Reality Factor – The Stunts and Action of Contraband; and Deleted Scenes.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $34.98.

You can find the latest specs for 'Contraband' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under April 24.

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Contraband (Blu-ray)
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