Apollo 13 gets Blu-Ray release date
The Academy Award-winning film “Apollo 13” will celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the space mission and the 15th Anniversary of the movie by releasing a Blu-ray Hi-Def version for the first time. The film is slated to hit the shelves on April 13 from Universal Home Entertainment. The Ron Howard directed film will feature some new bonus features:
– U-CONTROL(TM): Universal’s exclusive signature feature puts the viewer
just one click away from going deeper into the making of the film
without ever leaving the movie.
– THE APOLLO ERA: Learn about the other big events from the year of
this historic mission–without stopping the movie.
– TECH-SPLANATIONS: Enjoy entertaining explanations of the science
and technology of the Apollo 13 missions.
– Additional Bonus Features Include:
– feature commentary: Feature commentary with director Ron Howard,
Apollo 13 commander Jim Lovell and his wife Marilyn.
– LUCKY 13: The Astronaut’s Story: A “Dateline” television piece
recounting the events of the mission.
– Lost Moon: The Triumph of Apollo 13: The making of the film
including behind-the-scenes footage and interviews.
– Conquering Space: The Moon And Beyond: A recap of the last 45
years in space.