Fantastic Four Extended Edition DVD on June 5

Fox Home Entertainment has provided Superhero Hype! with details on the “Fantastic Four Extended Edition” DVD coming to stores on June 5:

Join the forces of good for a spectacular thrill-ride that delivers four times the high-octane excitement from beginning to end as you experience the amazing adventures of the cosmically-altered crusaders – Mr. Fantastic, the Invisible Woman, the Human Torch and The Thing – like never before with the brand new Fantastic Four Extended Edition DVD release, available June 5th from Fox Home Entertainment. Jessica Alba (Sin City), Michael Chiklis (The Shield), Chris Evans (Cellular), Ioan Gruffud (King Arthur) and Julian McMahon (Nip/Tuck) head a sexy, star-powered cast in this special effects-filled, box-office smash hit adventure about four ordinary human beings who suddenly find themselves saddled with extraordinary abilities.

Timed for release just prior to the much-anticipated release of the theatrical sequel, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, the Fantastic Four Extended Edition two-disc DVD boasts over four

hours of super-powered all-new bonus features including nearly 20 minutes of never-before-seen footage seamlessly branched back into the film, plus a feature-length “Making Of” documentary, six additional behind-the-scenes featurettes, new audio commentary, and more! As an added bonus for fans, the Fantastic Four Extended Edition DVD will also include a Movie Money coupon good for one free admission (up to $8.50) to Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer when it debuts in theaters on June 15th. Fantastic Four Extended Edition DVD will be available at the suggested retail price of $26.98 U.S. / $37.98 Canada.

DVD Special Features:

Fantastic Four Extended Edition will be presented in widescreen (2.35:1 aspect ratio) with English Dolby Digital 5.1 and DTS 5.1 Sound as well as Spanish Dolby Surround (on the U.S. Theatrical Version only) plus English, Spanish and French subtitles. Additional bonus content includes:

Disc One

• U.S. Theatrical Version

• Cast Commentary by Ioan Gruffudd, Jessica Alba and Michael Chiklis

• Commentary by director Tim Story, writers Michael France and Mark Frost, producer Avi Arad and executive producer Kevin Feige

• Seamlessly Branched Extended Cut

• Commentary by director Tim Story, writers Michael France and Mark Frost, producer Avi Arad and executive producer Kevin Feige

• 19 extended/deleted scenes

• Two alternate Main Title sequences

• Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer trailer

• Silver Surfer featurette

• Trailers

• TV Spots

Disc Two

• Heroes Are Born: Making Of Fantastic Four documentary

• The Baxter Building: Declassified featurette

• The World’s Greatest Comic Magazine featurette

• Jack Kirby: Storyteller featurette

• From Comic Book to Film featurette

• Multi-Angle Animatic-to-Scene Study

• Fantastic Four hit by cosmic storm

• Brooklyn Bridge

• Ben hits Johnny

• Reed and Doom fight

• Johnny chased by missle

• The Thing and Doom fight

• Visiting the Stately Ross Museum featurette

• Collectibles Gallery (50 stills)

• Stills Gallery

• Behind the Scenes

• Character Sculpts

• Characters

• Concept Art

• Costumes

• Human Torch Flame Tests

Synopsis:

After exposure to a radioactive cosmic storm endows a team of four astronauts with incredible superpowers, they become the most remarkable, albeit dysfunctional, super heroes of all time – the Fantastic Four! Unfortunately, the sponsor of the mission that created them reveals his own transformation into a lethal, iron-fisted super-villian named Dr. Doom – setting the stage for an explosive confrontation of epic proportions.

Source: Fox Home Entertainment