'Super 8' Blu-ray Date, Details, and Box Art Revealed

Posted Thu Sep 15, 2011 at 03:45 PM PDT by

One of the best reviewed films of the year is coming to Blu-ray in November!

In an early announcement to retailers, Paramount has revealed 'Super 8' for a Blu-ray release on November 22.

From writer/director J.J. Abrams and producer Steven Spielberg comes the sci-fi throwback set during the summer of 1979 that follows a group of kids who notice strange happenings around their town after they witness a train crash.

The Blu-ray will include 1080p video, a DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1 soundtrack, and supplements will include: Commentary by writer/director J.J. Abrams, producer Bryan Burk and cinematographer Larry Fong; The Dream Behind Super 8; and The Visitor Lives.

Blu-ray exclusives include; The Search for New Faces; Meet Joel Courtney; Rediscovering Steel Town; Scoring Super 8; Do You Believe in Magic?; The 8mm Revolution; Deconstructing the Train Crash; and Deleted Scenes.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $39.99.

You can find the latest specs for 'Super 8' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under November 22.

See what people are saying about this story in our forums area, or check out other recent discussions.

Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
Super 8 (Blu-ray)
Tags: Disc Announcements, Paramount (all tags)