'The World’s End' Announced for Blu-ray

Posted Mon Sep 30, 2013 at 06:00 AM PDT by

Edgar Wright's apocalyptic comedy is in the works for Blu-ray in November.

In an early announcement to retailers, Universal Studios says 'The World’s End' will have a Blu-ray release on November 19.

Five middle-aged friends set out to relive a beer-fueled odyssey from their youth, and end up in an epic battle to save humankind in the outrageous comedy 'The World’s End.' Labeled “sheer comic perfection!” by Peter Travers of Rolling Stone and called “Hilarious!” by Entertainment Weekly’s Chris Nashawaty, 'The World’s End' stars Simon Pegg ('Star Trek Into Darkness,' 'Paul') and Nick Frost ('Snow White and the Huntsman,' 'Paul'). This is the third and final film in Wright’s The Ultimate Three Flavors Cornetto® Trilogy, which also features hits 'Shaun of the Dead' and 'Hot Fuzz.'

The Blu-ray/DVD/Ultraviolet Digital Copy combo pack will feature 1080p video, a DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 soundtrack, and supplements will include: Feature Commentary with Writers Edgar Wright & Simon Pegg and Completing the Golden Mile: The Making of The World's End.

Blu-ray exclusives include: Technical Commentary with Director Edgar Wright and Director of Photography Bill Pope; Cast Commentary with Simon Pegg, Nick Frost & Paddy Considine; U-Control - Storyboard Picture in Picture; Deleted Scene, Outtakes and Alternate Edits; Director at Work; Pegg + Frost = Fried Gold; Friends Reunited; Three Flavours Cornetto Trilogy; Filling in the Blanks: The Stunts and FX of The World's End; Animatics; Hair and Make-Up Tests; Rehearsal Footage; Stunt Tapes; VFX Breakdown; Bits and Pieces; There's Only One Gary King: Osymyso's Inibri-8 Megamix; Signs & Omens; Edgar & Simon's Flip Chart; Trailers and TV Spots; TV Safe Version; Galleries; and Trivia Track.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $34.98.

You can find the latest specs for 'One Day' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under November 19.

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The World's End (Blu-ray)
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