James Wan's 'Furious 7' Speeds to Blu-ray this September

Posted Fri Jun 26, 2015 at 12:00 PM PDT by
The Fast and the Furious

The latest adrenaline-fueled installment in the series will be released in an extended Blu-ray edition this September.

In an early announcement to retailers, Universal will be releasing 'Furious 7' on Blu-ray on September 15.

Grossing over $1.5 billion dollars worldwide at the box office, Furious 7 tears up the screen with more gravity-defying stunts, adrenaline-fueled fight scenes and pulse-pounding action than ever before. The Blu-ray features the all new extended edition with even more explosive thrills, along with the official music video of the chart-topping "See You Again" performed by Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth and over 90 minutes of exclusive bonus features, making an indispensable addition to the Fast franchise collection.

The entire Fast & Furious cast unites in purpose for an epic international adventure, hunted by a cold-blooded black-ops assassin with a score to settle (Jason Statham), their only hope is to get behind the wheel again and secure an ingenious prototype tracking device. Facing their greatest threat yet in places as far away as Abu Dhabi and as familiar as the Los Angeles streets they call home, the crew must come together once again as a team, and as a family, to protect their own.

The Blu-ray will feature the extended cut of the film with 1080p video, a lossless 7.1 soundtrack, and supplements include: Back to the Starting Line: Producer Neal Moritz, Chris Morgan and the cast join franchise newcomer director James Wan as they look back at how far the franchise has come bring the latest installment to life; Race Wars: Furious 7 brings the crew back to Race Wars, the iconic, fictional racing event from the very first film. Vin Diesel and a couple hundred friends are back for a full-throttle celebration of all things Fast with special guest-star Iggy Azalea, behind-the-scenes footage of the cars, the sweat and the girls; Snatch and Grab: A behind the scenes look at shooting one of the premier action sequences in the franchise's history; Making of Fast & Furious Supercharged Ride; The Cars of Furious: The car coordinator and his team join the cast and filmmakers for a closer look at the film's spectacular cars; Flying Cars: People jump out of planes all the time, but not while sitting behind the wheel of a car. This entertaining featurette shows how the Furious 7 team pulled off this jaw-dropping sequence; Tower Jumps: A look at how one of the most exciting stunt sequences of the film, the Abu Dhabi tower jumps, became a reality; Inside the Fight: A combination of fight training footage and interviews takes viewers inside the fierce hand-to-hand fights; Talking Fast: Director James Wan and the cast of Furious 7 break down the movie's most memorable moments and chat about how the Fast franchise has evolved over the years; Deleted Scenes; and "See You Again" Official Music Video Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth.

You can find the latest specs for 'Furious 7' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it is indexed under September 15.

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