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1st November 2010 14:23:00
Posted by Dave Foster

Resident Evil: Afterlife (US) in December

News
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment have announced the US DVD and Blu-ray Disc release of Resident Evil: Afterlife on 28th December 2010. In the fourth instalment of the franchise based on the video game series, Alice (Milla Jovovich), continues on her journey to find survivors and lead them to safety. Her deadly battle with the Umbrella Corporation reaches new heights, but Alice gets some unexpected help from an old friend. A new lead that promises a safe haven from the Undead takes them to Los Angeles, but when they arrive the city is overrun by thousands of Undead - and Alice and her comrades are about to step into a deadly trap.

Available on DVD ($28.95 SRP), Blu-ray ($34.95 SRP) and Blu-ray 3D ($39.95 SRP), features are outlined below…

DVD
  • Anamorphic Widescreen
  • English and French (Canadian) DD5.1
  • English Audio Description Track
  • English, English SDH, French (Parisian) and Spanish (Latin Am) subtitles
  • Filmmaker Commentary
  • Band of Survivors: Casting Afterlife
  • Fighting Back: The Action of Afterlife

Blu-ray Disc
  • 1080P 2.35:1 Widescreen
  • English and Portuguese (Brazil) 5.1 DTS-HD MA
  • French (Canadian) and Spanish (Latin Am) DD5.1
  • English Audio Description Track
  • Subtitles: English*, English SDH, French (Parisian), Spanish (Latin Am)* and Portuguese (Brazil)* (*also on extras)
  • PS3 Wallpaper Theme
  • movieIQ™+sync and BD-Live connect you to real-time information on the cast, music, trivia and more while watching the movie!
  • Undead Vision: Picture-in-Picture
  • Filmmaker Commentary
  • Deleted & Extended Scenes
  • Outtakes
  • Back Under the Umbrella: Directing Afterlife
  • Band of Survivors: Casting Afterlife
  • Undead Dimension: Resident Evil in 3D
  • Fighting Back: The Action of Afterlife
  • Vision of the Apocalypse: The Design of Afterlife
  • New Blood: The Undead of Afterlife
  • Pwning the Undead: Gamers of the Afterlife

Blu-ray 3D - same extras as the standard Blu-ray, but you get both 2D and 3D versions of the film with slightly different audio/subtitle options. Features include:
  • 1080P 2.35:1 Widescreen 2D and 3D MVC Encoded 3D
  • English 5.1 DTS-HD MA
  • French (Canadian) and Spanish (Latin Am) DD5.1
  • English Audio Description Track
  • Subtitles: English*, English SDH, Danish, Finnish, French (Parisian), Hindi, Norwegian, Spanish (Latin Am)*, Swedish (*also on extras)
  • PS3 Wallpaper Theme
  • movieIQ™+sync and BD-Live connect you to real-time information on the cast, music, trivia and more while watching the movie!
  • Undead Vision: Picture-in-Picture
  • Filmmaker Commentary
  • Deleted & Extended Scenes
  • Outtakes
  • Back Under the Umbrella: Directing Afterlife
  • Band of Survivors: Casting Afterlife
  • Undead Dimension: Resident Evil in 3D
  • Fighting Back: The Action of Afterlife
  • Vision of the Apocalypse: The Design of Afterlife
  • New Blood: The Undead of Afterlife
  • Pwning the Undead: Gamers of the Afterlife

The Blu-ray releases are both coded for all regions (A, B and C).



About Dave Foster
Dave has been loitering the virtual halls of TDF for a decade now and the majority of that time has been spent as Editor of the Home Cinema section (formerly DVDTimes). He doesn't contribute reviews anywhere near as much as he once did (or indeed would like to) but when he does it will invariably be something in the anime or Asian film area.


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