Life Of Pi
Wednesday 6th March 2013
Believe the unbelievable. Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment presents a groundbreaking cinematic experience you will have to see to believe when Life Of Pi is released on stunning Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray and DVD from 29th April 2013.
Based on the acclaimed best-selling novel from Yann Martel that has been published in 40 languages and brought to life by visionary Academy Award winning director Ang Lee (Brokeback Mountain, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon), this magical adventure of hope, wonder, survival and the power of the human spirit has been celebrated by critics all over the world.
A visually spectacular cinematic masterpiece which has taken in over $500 million in worldwide box office, Life Of Pi follows Pi Patel, a young man on a fateful voyage who, after a spectacular disaster, is marooned on a lifeboat with the only other survivor, a fearsome 450lb Bengal Tiger named Richard Parker. Hurtled into an epic journey of adventure and discovery Pi and his majestic companion make an amazing and unexpected connection.
Nominated for 11 Academy Awards® Life Of Pi walked away with Best Director for Ang Lee at the ceremony alongside awards for Cinematography, Original Score and Visual Effects. The film also won two BAFTAs® including Cinematography and Special Visual Effects having originally been nominated for ten awards.
With incredible cinematography from Oscar winner Claudio Miranda (The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Tron: Legacy) and masterful performances from newcomer Suraj Sharma, Irrfan Khan (The Amazing Spider-Man, Slumdog Millionaire), Rafe Spall (Prometheus, Anonymous) and Gerard Depardieu (Paris, je t'aime, City of Ghosts), the Life Of Pi 3 Disc Blu-ray 3D edition is loaded with over two hours of behind-the-scenes special features, including deleted scenes that will make you rethink the story (also presented in 3D), five featurettes that dive into the making of the visual spectacle, 60 pieces of inspirational artwork, storyboards and more.
3D Blu-Ray Special Features
- A Filmmaker's Epic Journey
- A Remarkable Vision
- Tiger, Tiger Burning Bright
- Deleted Scenes (exclusive to 3D)
- VFX Progression - Tsimtsum Sinking (exclusive to 3D)
- VFX Progression - The Wave Tank (exclusive to 3D)
- Theatrical Trailer (exclusive to 3D)
Please note - Disc special features are subject to change, may differ from format to format and/or may differ from region to region.