'Inception' Announced and Detailed for Blu-ray

Posted Thu Oct 14, 2010 at 01:00 PM PDT by

Christopher Nolan's mind-bending smash hit has finally been announced for a high-definition release in early December!

Warner Brothers has just revealed the psychological thriller 'Inception' starring Leonardo Dicaprio, Ken Watanbe, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Tom Berenger, and Michael Caine is coming to Blu-ray on December 7.

The release will be a Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy combo pack with 1080p video, a DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 soundtrack, and supplements (all of which appear to be Blu-ray exclusive) will include: Extraction Mode: infiltrate the dreamscape of Inception – with this in-movie experience – to learn how Christopher Nolan, Leonardo DiCaprio and the rest of the cast and crew designed and achieved the movies signature moments; Dreams: Cinema of the Subconscious: taking some of the most fascinating and cutting-edge dream research to-date on lucid dreaming, top scientists make the case that the dream world is not an altered state of consciousness, but a fully functional parallel reality; Inception: The Cobol Job: now in full animation and motion, check out this comic prologue to see how Cobb, Arthur, and Nash came to be enlisted by Cobol Engineering and perform an extraction on Saito; 5.1 Soundtrack selections from Hans Zimmer's score; Conceptual art gallery and promotional art archive; Trailers and TV spots; and BD-Live - Project Somnacin: Confidential Files: get access to the highly secure files that reveal the inception of the dream-share technology.

Also beginning on November 15, consumers will be able to receive exclusive movie content on camera-enabled mobile devices via Inception Snap Tags that can be found on 'Inception' advertising materials. Just take a snapshot of the Snap Tag and send the photo via MMS to 95871 (for AT&T, Verizon, and Alltel subscribers) or email it to [email protected] to gain access to exclusive rewards. Each week, new rewards will be offered until December 7, when the final reward will be tied to the Blu-ray release.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $35.99.

You can find the latest specs for 'Inception' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under December 7.

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Inception (Blu-ray)
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