Disney & Pixar are re-releasing A Bug’s Life in a new collector’s edition. We’ve got the specs for the title hitting store shelve May 27 and the cover art.20th Century Fox will be dialing up Phone Booth on July 8th. We’ve got a little bit of info on what you can expect as well as the cover art. Here are the details on what you can expect to get when you purchase this new Collector’s Edition.
Commentary by director John Lasseter, Co-Director and Co-Writer Andrew Stanton and Supervising Film Editor Lee Unkrich
Isolated music score & Isolated sound effects track
Pixar’s Academy Award-winning animated short “Geri’s Game”
Background Material: 1) Early Presentation Reel (“Fleabie”), 2) Original story treatment and pitch boards, 3) Character designs, concept art and color script, 4) Early production tests
Behind-the-scenes: 1) Featurette on the creation of “A Bug’s Life”, 2) Behind-the-scenes look at voice talent, 3) A behind-the-scenes look at how the movie was recomposed from its original Widescreen presentation to a Full Frame presentation for Home Video release, 4) Production progression demonstration, 5) Sound Engineer Gary Rydstrom on the movie’s sound design, 6) Storyboard-to-final film split-screen comparison
Anamorphic Widescreen & Full ScreenPhone Booth will enjoy an Anamorphic Widescreen (2.35:1 ratio) release, as well as, a Full Screen transfer. You can expect a Dolby Digital 5.1 audio track to be on this DVD release.Thus far the only extras announced are a commentary by Director Joel Schumacher and a few trailers. Rather dissapointing news to say the least.