'The Box' Announced and Detailed for Blu-ray

Posted Thu Jan 7, 2010 at 08:00 AM PST by

The thriller based on a Richard Matheson short story is slated for high-definition release in February.

Warner Brothers has announced 'The Box' starring Cameron Diaz, James Marsden, and Frank Langella will be released on Blu-ray on February 23.

The Blu-ray will feature 1080p video, a DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 soundtrack, and the only shared supplement with the DVD release will be Visual Effects Revealed - A comprehensive look at the elaborate visual effects Richard Matheson: in His Own Words – An intimate interview with a sci-fi legend.

Exclusive to the Blu-ray will be: Commentary by director Richard Kelly; The Box: Grounded in Reality - How family experiences helped Richard Kelly expand a classic short story for the screen; and Music Video Prequels - Surveillance montages propel you into a secretive world where you are the experiment.

The release will also include a DVD and digital copy of the film.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is undetermined at this time.

You can find the latest specs for 'The Box' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under February 23.

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The Box (Blu-ray)
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