Universal Studios Home Entertainment have announced a DVD and Blu-ray release date for the action thriller Contraband. The movie, starring Mark Wahlberg, will hit DVD and Blu-ray on on April 24th, 2012. Contraband will release in a Blu-ray Combo Pack and on DVD. It will also hit Digital Download and On Demand on the same day.
Contraband stars Mark Wahlberg as a former smuggler, who is sucked back into the world of crime in order to save his brother-in-law from a drug lord. The movie also stars Kate Beckinsale, Giovanni Ribisi and Ben Foster. Baltasar Kormákur directed the movie from a script by Aaron Guzikowski.
You can check out the box art and the special features below. You can also pre-order the movie HERE.
BONUS FEATURES ON BLU-RAY ™ & DVD:
- Deleted Scenes
- Under The Radar – The Making of Contraband : Take a comprehensive guided tour through the making of the modern action thriller Contraband.
- Reality Factor – The Stunts and Action of Contraband: From an explosive, complicated armored car heist in Panama to brutal, realistic fistfights and gunplay in the back alleys of New Orleans, see how the stunt and SFX teams worked together to make sure Contraband delivered raw and real action to the film.
- Feature Commentary: Director/Producer Baltasar Kormakur and Producer Evan Hayes participate.
BONUS FEATURES EXCLUSIVELY ON BLU-RAY ™ :
- UltraViolet™: The revolutionary new way for consumers to collect movies and TV shows, store them in the cloud, and download and stream instantly to computers, tablets and smartphones. Currently available in the United States only.
- Digital Copy: Viewers can redeem a digital version of the full-length movie from a choice of retail partners to watch on an array of electronic and portable devices.
- Picture-in-Picture – featuring pre-visualization and storyboard comparisons of some the film’s most exciting scenes.
- pocket BLU™ App:The popular free pocket BLU™ app for smartphones is now even better with newly updated versions for iPad®, Android™ tablets, PC and Macintosh computers, with features made especially to take advantage of the devices’ larger screens and high resolution displays.
- Advanced Remote Control: A sleek, elegant new way to operate your Blu-ray™ player. Users can navigate through menus, playback and BD-Live™ functions with ease.
- Video Timeline: Users can easily bring up the video timeline, allowing them to instantly access any point in the film.Mobile-To-Go: Users can unlock a selection of bonus content with their Blu-ray™ discs to save to their device or to stream from anywhere there is a Wi-Fi network, enabling them to enjoy content on the go, anytime, anywhere.
- Browse Titles: Users will have access to a complete list of pocket BLU™-enabled titles available and coming to Blu-ray™. They can view free previews and see what additional content is available to unlock on their device.
- Keyboard: Entering data is fast and easy with your device’s intuitive keyboard.
- BD-LIVE™ – Access the BD-Live™ Center through your Internet-connected player to access the latest trailers, exclusive content and more!
Source: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Filed Under: DVD/Blu-ray