It is obvious that this contest cannot be decided by our knowledge of the Force…
but by our skills with a lightsaber
ATTACK OF THE CLONES will be released on Novmeber 12, 2002.
The DVD will be mastered directly from the digital sourceby THX and remastered for optimal sound and picture quality, presented in Widescreen or Full-frame aspect ratios with English in 5.1 EX Surround and English, Spanish and French in 2.0 Surround.
The 2 disc set will feature –
Audio commentary from George Lucas, Rick McCallum and a collection of editors, sound designers and effects coordinators.
8 deleted scenes completely finished for the DVD
FROM PUPPETS TO PIXELS – a full-length docu on the evolution of SW technology from the puppets of the original trilogy to new all-CG characters.
STATE OF THE ART: PREVISUALIZATION – an all-new docu detailing the use of animatics in storyboarding the film.
FILMS ARE NOT RELEASED:THEY ESCAPE – Docu on sound production.
3 behind-the-scenes featurettes exploring the storylines and action sequences.
All 12 parts of the MAKING EPISODE 2 web docu from starwars.com
ACROSS THE STARS music video featuring John Williams.
All trailers and TV spots.
Galleries of posters and print campaign.
EPISODE 2 visual effects breakdown montage from ILM.
DVD-Rom content and weblinks.
(Check out the DVD COVERS section of FORUMS for pics of the cover and inserts)
DOGMA has already had two DVD releases, including the stellar Special Edition 2-disc set from Columbia. Now another version will be released featuring the controversial docu left out of the special edition disc. The docu was director Kevin Smith’s defense and explanation of the film to it’s detractors, and was deemd more controversial than the film itself when it was decided to leave it out of the 2-disc version. The new version will be released by Lion’s Gate this fall in both a theatrical cut, and an extended Directors cut, both including the docu.
I LOVE LUCY Season 1, has already started to trickle out to stores, with Volumes 3 and 4 scheduled for release on October 1. Also set for release with the 3rd and 4th discs is the I LOVE LUCY 50th ANNIVERSARY. The Anniversary show, which aired on CBS last year, features interviews with surviving stars of the show, and contemporary stars discussing the huge impact Lucille Ball and her show have had on our culture and their careers. Among those who sound off – Antonio Banderas, Cher, Andy Garcia, Whoopi Goldberg, Larry King, Leah Remini, Roseanne, Arturo Sandoval, Lily Tomlin, Dick VanDyke, Barbara Walters and the Fonz, Henry Winkler. The special will be presented in Full screen with a Dolby 2.0 Surround soundtrack. Extras are sparse, but who needs extras when you’ve got Lucy and The Fonz?!?!