, the film that spawned three television series, two movies and a galaxy of fans, celebrates its 15th anniversary with a special edition Blu-ray Disc! The film, written and directed by Roland Emmerich
), boasts a critically-acclaimed ensemble cast that includes three-time Emmy winner James Spader
, Emmy and Golden Globe nominee Kurt Russell
and two-time Academy Award nominee Djimon Hounsou
The "Stargate": 15th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray Disc contains both the theatrical and extended cuts of the film - for the first time on Blu-ray - in newly remastered 1080P High Definition 16 x 9 Widescreen with English 7.1 DTS-MA Audio and four hours of mind-blowing special features including three new featurettes, a never-before-seen gag reel, an interactive trivia track and more! The Blu-ray will be available on October 27, 2009, timed to coincide with the new television series "Stargate Universe
" coming to SyFy this fall! Blu-ray Special Features
-New: "Deciphering the Gate: Concepts and Casting" featurette
-New: " Opening the Gate: The Making of the Movie" featurette
-New: "Passing Through the Gate: The Legacy" - featurette
-New: never-before-seen Gag Reel
-New: "Master of the Stargate" Interactive Trivia Challenge
-New: BonusViewTM Picture-in-Picture "Stargate Ultimate Knowledge"
-"Is There a Stargate?" featurette
-"The Making-of Stargate" documentary
-Audio commentary with Director Roland Emmerich and Producer Dean DevlinSystem requirements: Blu-ray optical disc player and HD TV. Special features subject to change and may appear in standard definition. Additional features not rated.
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