“A film that remembers blockbusters are meant to be fun”
James Luxford, Radio Times
“Visually wild and recklessly inventive”
JOURNEY INTO UNCHARTED WATERS WHEN
ARRIVES ONTO 4K ULTRA HD,
3D, BLU-RAY™ AND DVD ON APRIL 8
AND DIGITAL DOWNLOAD ON APRIL 6
The 4K Ultra HD, 3D Blu-ray and Blu-ray feature a sneak peek of the upcoming DC Super Hero film, SHAZAM!
The ocean comes alive when “Aquaman” arrives on Digital Download from April 6 and on 4K Ultra HD, 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray and DVD on April 8. From Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, DC and director James Wan comes an action-packed adventure that spans the vast, visually breathtaking underwater world of the seven seas, “Aquaman,” starring Jason Momoa (“Justice League,” TV’s “Frontier,” TV’s “Game of Thrones”) in the title role.
“Aquaman” also stars Amber Heard (“Justice League”, “Magic Mike XXL”), Oscar nominee Willem Dafoe (“Platoon”, “Spider-Man 2”), Patrick Wilson (“The Conjuring” films, “Watchmen”), Dolph Lundgren (“The Expendables” films), Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (TV’s “The Get Down”), Oscar winner Nicole Kidman (“The Hours”, “Lion”), Ludi Lin (“Power Rangers”) and Temuera Morrison (“Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones”, “Green Lantern”).
Wan directs from a screenplay by David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick (“The Conjuring 2”) and Will Beall (“Gangster Squad,” TV’s “Training Day”). The story is by Geoff Johns, Wan and Will Beall, based on characters from DC’s Aquaman created by Paul Norris and Mort Weisinger. “Aquaman” is produced by Peter Safran and Rob Cowan, with Deborah Snyder, Zack Snyder, Jon Berg, Geoff Johns and Walter Hamada serving as executive producers.
Wan’s behind the scenes team includes Oscar-nominated director of photography Don Burgess (“The Conjuring 2,” “Forrest Gump”), five-time editor Kirk Morri (“The Conjuring” films, “Furious 7,” the “Insidious” films) and production designer Bill Brzeski (“Furious 7”). They are joined by costume designer Kym Barrett (“The Matrix” trilogy, “The Amazing Spider-Man”) and composer Rupert Gregson-Williams (“Wonder Woman”).
Warner Bros. Pictures Presents a Safran Company Production, a James Wan Film, “Aquaman.” The film will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company.
The 4K Ultra HD, 3D Blu-ray and Blu-ray of “Aquaman” will include a three minute sneak preview of “Shazam!,” the upcoming live action feature film starring Zachary Levi as the DC Super Hero. The film will be released in cinemas on April 5, 2019.
The 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray disc of “Aquaman” will feature Dolby VisionTM HDR that dramatically expands the color palette and contrast range and uses dynamic metadata to automatically optimize the picture for every screen, frame by frame. The 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray disc of “Aquaman” will also feature a Dolby Atmos® soundtrack remixed specifically for the home theater environment to place and move audio anywhere in the room, including overhead. To experience Dolby Atmos at home, a Dolby Atmos enabled AV receiver and additional speakers are required, or a Dolby Atmos enabled sound bar. Dolby Atmos soundtracks are also fully backward compatible with traditional audio configurations and legacy home entertainment equipment.
Fans can also own “Aquaman” via purchase from digital retailers beginning April 6.
The Atlantean child Orin, son to the Queen of Atlantis (Nicole Kidman), was abandoned as an infant and left to die; however, he was rescued and raised by a kindly lighthouse keeper. The keeper (Temuera Morrison) adopted the boy as his own son, renaming him Arthur Curry (Jason Momoa). Able to survive the harshest depths of the ocean and on the surface world above, the child of two worlds grew to be a hero to both eventually returning to Atlantis to become their King in addition to being a founding member of the Justice League as Aquaman!
BLU-RAY AND DVD ELEMENTS
“Aquaman” 4K Ultra HD, 3D Blu-ray and Blu-ray contains the following special features:
- Going Deep Into the World of Aquaman
- Becoming Aquaman
- Aqua Tech
- Atlantis Warfare
- The Dark Depths of Black Manta
- Heroines of Atlantis
- Villaneous Training
- Kingdoms of the Seven Seas
- Creating Undersea Creatures
- A Match Made in Atlantis
- Scene Study Breakdowns
- Exclusive Sneak Peek of Shazam!
“Aquaman” DVD contains the following special feature:
- James Wan: World Builder-James Wan has created one of DC’s most ambitious films. With his help, we’ll take a deeper look at the inherent challenges and solutions James faced in both performances and visual effects in order to bring a new world to life.
DIGITAL DISTRIBUTION ELEMENTS
On April 6, “Aquaman” will be available to own in high definition and standard definition from select digital retailers.
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4K Ultra HD, 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray and DVD Street Date: April 8
Digital Download Street Date: April 6
DVD Languages: English, Latin Spanish, Canadian French
BD Languages: English, English-ADS, Latin Spanish, Canadian French, Brazilian Portuguese
DVD Subtitles: English SDH, Latin Spanish, Parisian French
BD Subtitles: English, Latin Spanish, Parisian French, Brazilian Portuguese
Running Time: 143 minutes
Rating: Rated 12 for moderate violence, scenes of sustained threat
DVD: DLBY/SURR DLBY/DGTL [ENG-SDH]
Blu-ray: DTS HD-MA [ENG-Atmos, ENG-ADS]