'Shark Week' to Take Bite out of Blu-ray

Posted Wed Apr 22, 2009 at 07:00 AM PDT by Peter Bracke
Shark Week

The sharks of Discovery Channel's 'Shark Week' are serving up a Blu-ray buffet, with the July release of the compilation set 'Great Bites Collection.'

Compiling the best moments from the popular Discovery Channel series, 'Shark Week: Great Bites Collection' swims to high-def July 14, day-and-date with the standard DVD.

Tech specs will see the complete 356-minute program spread over two discs, presented in 1080 video and Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround audio.

At press time, there are no announced extras, but we'll keep you posted on any future updates.

Suggested retail price for the Blu-ray has been set at $34.98.

You'll find the latest specs for 'Shark Week: Great Bites Collection' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under July 14.

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Shark Week: Great Bites Collection (Blu-ray)
Tags: Discovery Channel, TV-on-High-Def, Disc Announcements (all tags)