Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment today announced that it will launch director James Cameron's history-making motion picture "Avatar" on Blu-ray Disc and DVD on Thursday, April 22.

"Avatar" on Blu-ray presents the ultimate high definition experience for home viewing audiences. Fans around the world will soon be able to discover every detail and relive every moment of James Cameron's "Avatar" in the comfort of their own home. Blu-ray is recognized for presenting optimal picture and sound, and now "Avatar's" masterful cinematography, art direction and visual effects will lend itself to awe-inspiring clarity when you become absorbed in the extraordinary all-encompassing experience in the living room.

Since its global theatrical release last December, "Avatar" has continued to make motion picture history. Written by James Cameron and produced with his long-time collaborator Jon Landau, "Avatar" stars Sam Worthington, Zoë Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Stephen Lang, Michelle Rodriguez, Giovanni Ribisi, Joel David Moore, CCH Pounder, Wes Studi and Laz Alonso.

Oscar  and Golden Globe® winning epic is the highest grossing film of all time, taking in over $2.6 billion in worldwide box office.  Director James Cameron takes audiences to a spectacular world beyond imagination, where a reluctant hero embarks on a journey of redemption and discovery as he leads a heroic battle to save a civilization.  "Avatar" delivers a fully immersive cinematic experience of a new kind, where the revolutionary technology invented to make the film disappears into the emotion of the characters and the epic nature of the story.

"Avatar" will be available on Blu-ray Disc and DVD everywhere in the United States and Canada on Earth Day, April 22. 


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