Trailer and Full Details Revealed
For The Avengers Blu-ray and DVD
Disney has released the full details, box art and trailer for the Blu-ray and DVD release of Marvel’s The Avengers, the $1.44 billion blockbuster directed by Joss Whedon. The film will be available Sept. 25 on Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray, DVD, digital and On Demand.
In addition to such extras as director’s commentary, behind-the-scenes featurette, deleted and extended scenes, a gag reel and a new “Marvel One Shot” short film, there also will be a downloadable “Avengers Initiative: A Marvel Second Screen App” available in beginning in July that gives users access to exclusive content building up to the September release.
Here’s a breakdown on the content:
- Disney’s Second Screen feature
- Commentary by Joss Whedon
- Behind-the-scenes featurettes:
- Assembling the Ultimate Team
- A Visual Journey
- Marvel One Shot: Item 47 short film
- Deleted/extended scenes:
- Alternate opening: “Maria Hill Interrogation”
- “Loki and Barton Strategize” (Extended)
- “Steve Rogers: Man Out of Time”
- “Nick Fury and World Security Council”
- Extended viaduct fight (w/raw footage)
- “Fury and Hill Discuss the World Security Council”
- “Banner and Security Guard” (Extended)
- Alternate ending: “Maria Hill Interrogation”
- Gag reel
- Soundgarden’s “Live to Rise” music video
The four-disc Blu-ray combo pack retails for $49.99; the two-disc Blu-ray combo back is $39.99. The one-disc DVD is $29.99. The Avengers stars Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man, Chris Evans as Captain America, Mark Ruffalo as the Incredible Hulk, Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow, Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye, Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury, Tom Hiddleston as Loki, Clark Gregg as S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Phil Coulson, Cobie Smulders as S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Maria Hill and Stellan Skarsgård as Dr. Selvig.