'Life of Pi' Dated for Blu-ray and Blu-ray 3D

Posted Fri Nov 30, 2012 at 10:00 AM PST by

It appears Ang Lee's visual feast is coming to both Blu-ray formats this March!

In an early announcement to retailers, 20th Century Fox will be bringing 'Life of Pi' to Blu-ray on March 5.

'Life of Pi - 3D' (2D included) will also be available on the same date.

Based on the best-selling novel by Yann Martel, 'Life of Pi' is a magical adventure story centering on Pi Patel, the precocious son of a zoo keeper. Dwellers in Pondicherry, India, the family decides to move to Canada, hitching a ride on a huge freighter. After a shipwreck, Pi finds himself adrift in the Pacific Ocean on a 26-foot lifeboat with a zebra, a hyena, an orangutan and a 450-pound Bengal tiger named Richard Parker, all fighting for survival.

Specs and supplements have yet to be revealed for the Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy combo packs, but suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $39.99 and $49.99 for the Blu-ray 3D.

You can find the latest specs for 'Life of Pi' and 'Life of Pi - 3D' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where they're indexed under March 5.

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Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
Life of Pi (Blu-ray)
Life of Pi - 3D (Blu-ray)
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