'Contagion' Announced and Detailed for Blu-ray

Posted Tue Dec 6, 2011 at 06:00 AM PST by

The pandemic will spread to high-definition in early 2012.

In an early announcement to retailers, Warner Brothers has just revealed 'Contagion' will have a Blu-ray release on January 3.

From director Steven Soderbergh comes a thriller about a global viral outbreak featuring an all-star cast including Matt Damon, Jude Law, Kate Winslet, Gwyneth Paltrow, Laurence Fishburne, and Bryan Cranston.

The Blu-ray/DVD/UV Digital Copy combo pack will feature 1080p video, a DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 soundtrack, and supplements will include Contagion: How a Virus Changes the World, False Comfort Zone: The Reality of Contagion, and The Contagion Detectives (the latter two are Blu-ray exclusives).

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $35.99.

You can find the latest specs for 'Contagion' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under January 3.

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Contagion (Blu-ray)
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