Catch a wave of "terrific adventure" and "non-stop action" (CBS-TV) in the fun and fantastically entertaining follow-up to the worldwide hit film as Q4 kicks off in true Fox style on October 2, 2007 with the DVD and Blu-ray Disc (BD) release of Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer
. The world's premiere superhero team, The Fantastic Four, meets their greatest challenge yet as the enigmatic, intergalactic herald, The Silver Surfer, comes to Earth to prepare it for destruction. As the Silver Surfer races around the globe wreaking havoc, Reed, Sue, Johnny and Ben must unravel the mystery of the Silver Surfer and confront the surprising return of their mortal enemy, Dr. Doom, before all hope is lost.
Loaded with heroic bonus features, the Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer
- The Power Cosmic Edition
two-disc DVD is packed solid with hours of exclusive content including deleted scenes, full-length Making Of documentary, multiple behind-the-scenes featurettes, commentaries and more. Rise of the Silver Surfer
will also be available in high-def format on Blu-ray Disc (BD). In addition, Fox Home Entertainment will also release a single-disc version along with a special Fantastic Four Two-Pack Collection featuring both films packaged together.
The second installment of the live-action film series based on what fans know as "The World's Greatest Comic Magazine," this action-packed sequel reunites Jessica Alba
), Michael Chiklis
), Chris Evans
) and Ioan Gruffudd
) as The Invisible Woman, The Thing, The Human Torch and Mr. Fantastic, the fabulous quartet of super heroes from the incredible Marvel Comics universe. Racking in over $273 million worldwide at the summer box-office, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer
also stars Julian McMahon
), Andre Braugher
), Kerry Washington
(The Last King Of Scotland
) and Oscar®-nominee Laurence Fishburne
Trilogy), as the voice of the enigmatic Silver Surfer, the intriguing computer-generated character created by Academy Award® winning visual effects house Weta Digital (The Lord of the Rings
DVD Special Features:
The Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer
single-disc DVD release will be presented on a flipper disc featuring both widescreen (2.35:1 aspect ratio) and full screen versions of the film plus English 5.1 Dolby Digital and Spanish / French Dolby Surround audio with English, Spanish and French subtitles. DVD bonus features include:
- Commentary by director Tim Story
- Commentary by producer Avi Arad, writer Don Payne and film editors Peter S. Elliot and William Hoy
In addition to the above single-disc content, the Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer
- The Power Cosmic Edition
two-disc DVD release will showcase the added special features including:
- Extended / Deleted Scenes (with optional commentary by director Tim Story)
- Family Bonds: The Making of Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer
- Sentinel of the Spaceways: Comic Book Origins of The Silver Surfer featurette
- The FantastiCar: State of the Art featurette
- The Power Cosmic special effects featurette
- Character Design With Spectral Motion featurette
- Scoring the Fantastic featurette
- Interactive FantastiCar concept images gallery
- Theatrical Trailers
- Still Galleries (Behind the Scenes / Characters / Concept Art)
Blu-ray Disc Specs:
The Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer BD release will be authored in BD-Java with AVC (MPEG 4 compression) on a dual-layer 50GB disc with English 5.1 DTS HD Lossless Master Audio plus English, French and Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital sound. The disc will feature all of the above standard-def special features content along with the BD exclusive "Saving The World One Question at a Time" trivia game, "Who Dares Defy Galactus?" multi-player strategy game, D-Box motion sensor capabilities and several high-definition trailers.
"Invisible Woman" Sue Storm and "Mr. Fantastic" Dr. Reed Richards are about to be married when a mysterious alien--the Silver Surfer--crashes the proceedings and heralds Earth's impending destruction. With time running out, the Fantastic Four reluctantly teams up with the nefarious Dr. Doom in a thrilling effort to save our planet!
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