Let There Be 'Twilight,' But Just For Best Buy and Target

Posted Fri Jan 23, 2009 at 06:00 AM PST by Peter Bracke

The teen vampires of 'Twilight' will be headed to high-def as Best Buy and Target exclusives, with Summit confirming details of the film's March Blu-ray release.

As previously reported, Summit Entertainment will release the blockbuster day-and-date on Blu-ray and DVD March 21. The title will initially be available on Blu-ray only at Best Buy and Target retail and online outlets, before eventually being made available to other retailers beginning May 5.

Just-confirmed specs include 1080p video and DTS-HD Lossless Master Audio 5.1 Surround audio.

Extras feature an audio commentary with director Catherine Hardwicke and stars Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart, the seven-part documentary "The Adventure Begins: The Journey from Page to Screen," a "Comic-Con Phenomenon" featurette, ten deleted/extended scenes, and three music videos by Linkin Park, Muse and Paramore.

As previously announced, suggested list price for the Blu-ray has been set at $34.95.

You'll find the latest specs for 'Twilight' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under March 21.

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Tags: Summit, Best Buy, High-Def Disc Marketing (all tags)