National Geographic to Go 'Extreme' on Blu-ray

Posted Thu Aug 14, 2008 at 12:00 PM PDT by Peter Bracke
National Geographic: IMAX Extreme [Blu-ray Box Art]

National Geographic has announced an early-November Blu-ray debut for the IMAX feature 'Extreme.'

Captured entirely in the IMAX large-screen format, 'IMAX: Extreme' displays some of the most incredible feats of extreme sporting ever seen on film, including astonishing displays of snowboarding, windsurfing, and rock climbing.

Distributed via Warner Home Video, 'Extreme' will debut on Blu-ray November , day-and-date with the standard DVD.

Tech details for the high-def version include a BD-25 single-layer presentation, with 1080p/VC-1 video and Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround audio and subtitles (in English, French and Spanish).

There are currently no announced supplements, but we'll keep you posted as we receive future spec updates.

Suggested retail for the Blu-ray has been set at $28.95.

You'll find complete specs for 'IMAX: Extreme' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under November 4.

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IMAX: Extreme (Blu-ray)
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