Universal Revs Up 'Furious' Flicks for HD DVD

Posted Tue Jul 25, 2006 at 12:22 PM PDT by
The Fast and the Furious
Bringing one of the studio's most successful franchises to HD DVD, Universal will unleash the first two installments in the 'Fast and the Furious' series on the next-gen format this Fall.

Due in stores on September 26, 2006, both 'The Fast and the Furious' and its sequel '2 Fast 2 Furious' will be presented in 1080p video, and include Dolby TrueHD and Dolby Digital-Plus soundtrack options.

Extras on 'The Fast and the Furious' include four featurettes, a visual effects montage, multi-angle stunt sequence, deleted and extended scenes, 3 music videos, the theatrical trailer and as on the previous standard DVD "Tricked Out Edition," an Enhanced Viewing Option. Also exclusive to the HD DVD release is a feature dubbed "Picture in Picture Instant Access."

Supplemental details for '2 Fast 2 Furious' have yet not been announced.

Each title will retail for a suggested list price of $28.95.

The latest details for all of Universal's upcoming HD DVD titles can be found in our comprehensive HD DVD Release Schedule.
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