Sony Details 'Labyrinth' & 'The Dark Crystal' Blu-rays

Posted Wed Jul 22, 2009 at 12:00 PM PDT by

Sony has provided details for the two classic Jim Henson titles heading to high-definition in late September.

Both 'Labyrinth,' starring David Bowie, and 'The Dark Crystal' are coming to Blu-ray on September 29.

The films will be presented in 1080p/AVC MPEG-4 (2.40:1) video and will have a Dolby TrueHD 5.1 soundtrack.

Supplements for 'Labyrinth' include a Making of Documentary: Inside The Labyrinth, Commentary with Brian Froud, Journey through the Labyrinth: "Kingdom of Characters", Journey through the Labyrinth: "The Quest for Goblin City", and a picture-in-picture feature: The Storytellers.

Supplements for 'The Dark Crystal' include a Commentary with Brian Froud, Storyboard Track, The Book of Thra: Dark Crystal Collector, SkekTek's Crystal Challenge Trivia Game, Original Skeksis Language - Test Scenes with Introduction by Screenwriter David Odell, Deleted Scenes, The World of 'The Dark Crystal,' Reflections of the Dark Crystal: "Light on the Path of Creation." and Reflections of the Dark Crystal: "Shard of Illusion."

Suggested list price for each Blu-ray has been set at $27.95.

You can find the latest specs for 'Labyrinth' and 'The Dark Crystal' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where they're indexed under September 29.

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Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
Labyrinth (Blu-ray)
The Dark Crystal (Blu-ray)
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