Superman Ultimate Collector's Edition DVD

Posted: Monday, October 30, 2006 by Shaun in Labels: , ,
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The contents are amazing...
















14 disc-set includes:

Superman: The Movie (Four-Disc Collector's Edition)
* Original 1978 theatrical version with soundtrack in Dolby Digital 5.1
* Commentary by producer Pierre Spengler and executive producer Ilya Salkind
* Theatrical trailers and TV spot
* 2000 expanded edition movie with commentary by director Richard Donner and creative consultant Tom Mankiewicz
* Music-only audio track
* Three documentaries:
* -Taking Flight: The Development of Superman
* -Making Superman: Filming the Legend
* -The Magic Behind the Cape
* Restored scenes
* Screen tests
* Audio-only bonus: additional music cues
* Vintage TV special "The Making of Superman: The Movie"
* 1951 movie Superman and the Mole-Men, starring George Reeves
* Nine Fleischer Studios Superman cartoons mastered from superior vault elements: Superman, The Mechanical Monsters, Billion Dollar Limited, The Arctic Giant, The Bulleteers, The Magnetic Telescope, Electric Earthquake, Volcano, Terror on the Midway

Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut
* Richard Donner's cut includes footage shot but never used, including a never-before-seen beginning, a never-before-seen resolution, 15 minutes of restored footage of Marlon Brando as Jor-El, and more
* All-new introduction by Richard Donner
* Commentary by Donner and creative consultant Tom Mankiewicz
* New featurette "Superman II: Restoring the Vision"
* Additional scenes
* Superman II (Two-Disc Special Edition)
* The theatrical cut of the film
* Commentary by executive producer Ilya Salkind and producer Pierre Spengler
* Theatrical trailer
* Vintage TV specials "The Making of Superman II" and "Superman 50th Anniversary"
* New featurette "First Flight: The Fleischer Superman Series"
* Eight famous studios Superman cartoons mastered from superior vault elements: Japoteurs, Showdown, Eleventh Hour, Destruction Inc., The Mummy Strikes, Jungle Drums, The Underground World, Secret Agent

Superman III (Deluxe Edition)
* Commentary by executive producer Ilya Salkind and producer Pierre Spengler
* Vintage TV special "The Making of Superman III"
* Additional scenes
* Theatrical trailer

Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (Deluxe Edition)
* Commentary by screenwriter Mark Rosenthal
* Additional scenes
* Theatrical trailer

Superman Returns (Two-Disc Special Edition)
* Bryan Singer's Journals (Extended Edition)
* Look, Up in the Sky!: The Amazing Story of Superman
* You Will Believe: The Cinematic Saga of Superman

Really looking forward to Richard Donner's Superman II cut and the Fleischer cartoons. Heck it even has 1951 movie Superman and the Mole-Men, starring George Reeves

Released on 28 November 2006, it'll probably ship in time for Christmas.

Available for pre-order at Amazon

2 comments:

  1. 'm says:

    Can we have a Superman viewing party at your place? A movie marathon? Anyone who lasts the distance gets a free toy!

  1. yeah invites for the privileged to visit SHAFT.