First Look: 'Into the Wild' HD DVD Art

Posted Fri Dec 21, 2007 at 06:00 AM PST by Peter Bracke
Into the Wild

The acclaimed Sean Penn-directed 'Into the Wild' isn't due to hit high-def until early February, but we have an early peek at the box art for the much-anticipated HD DVD release.

As we've previously reported, Paramount Home Entertainment will debut the Oscar hopeful on HD DVD February 12, 2008, day-and-date with the standard DVD.

Among the previously-announced extras are the "Into the Wild: The Story, The Characters" and "Into the Wild: The Experience" featurettes, plus the film's theatrical trailer.

Tech specs include 1080p/AVC MPEG-4 video and Dolby Digital-Plus 5.1 Surround audio.

Now Paramount has revealed cover art for the HD DVD edition, which offers a new take on the film's original theatrical key art:

As previously announced, MSRP for the HD DVD is $39.95.

You'll find final disc details for 'Into the Wild' linked from our HD DVD Release Schedule, where it's indexed under February 12, 2008.

We've also set up a dedicated thread for the Paramount release in our Forums area -- click the following link to discuss the 'Into the Wild' HD DVD release.

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Into the Wild (HD DVD)
Tags: Paramount, High-Def Disc Packaging (all tags)