Genius Products and Discovery Channel Team Up For Blu-ray Documentaries

Posted Mon Feb 9, 2009 at 06:00 AM PST by Peter Bracke
The Beauty of Snakes

Genius Products and the Discovery Channel are teaming up to bring four new documentary specials to Blu-ray in early-April.

Culled from a quartet of top doc titles from the Discovery Channel and its sister network Animal Planet, Genius will release the following on Blu-ray April 7 -- 'The Beauty of Snakes,' 'Gettysburg: The Battle and the Address,' 'Mars: The Quest for Life' and 'The World's Biggest and Baddest Bugs.'

Aside from 1080 presentations and as-yet-unspecified audio options, tech specs are not yet available,

At press time, there are no announced supplements. We'll keep you posted of all future updates from Genius and the Discovery Channel.

Suggested list price for each Blu-ray has been set at $24.95.

You'll find the latest specs for all four titles linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where they're indexed under April 7.

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Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
The Beauty of Snakes (Blu-ray)
Gettysburg: The Battle And The Address (Blu-ray)
Mars: The Quest for Life (Blu-ray)
The World's Biggest And Baddest Bugs (Blu-ray)
Tags: TV on High-Def, Discovery Channel, Genius Products (all tags)