Paramount has announced that the Blu-ray Combo Pack for Captain America: The First Avenger will hit on October 25th and they’ve released a trailer showing off some of the special features included on the disc. Among the special features will be a new Marvel One-Shot Short film starring Clark Gregg and a behind-the-scenes featurette for Joss Whedon’s The Avengers. Since Captain America is a great movie, all these special features are icing on a delicious cake.
Hit the jump to check out the trailer, the cover art, and a list of all the special features included on the disc. There will also be a limited-edition 3D Blu-ray combo-pack for those who like their superheroes in pointless, post-converted 3D.
Here’s the cover art:
And here’s the specs and list of special features included on the Blu-ray, 3D Blu-ray, and single-disc DVD:
The “Captain America: The First Avenger” three-disc set includes the film on Blu-ray in high-definition 3D and in high definition 2D, as well as on standard definition DVD with a digital copy. The two-disc Blu-ray/DVD combo pack includes a high definition presentation of the film, plus a standard definition presentation with a digital copy. Both sets boast over an hour of behind-the-scenes bonus material including an original Marvel short film, an exclusive sneak peek into the ultimate super hero team, “Marvel’s The Avengers,” six featurettes that go behind-the-scenes of the filmmaking process, deleted scenes and much more.
“Captain America: The First Avenger” Blu-ray and DVD specs
The “Captain America: The First Avenger” Blu-ray Discs are presented in 1080p high definition with English 7.1 DTS HD Master Audio, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital, Portuguese 5.1 Dolby Digital and English Audio Description with English, English SDH, French, Spanish and Portuguese subtitles. The DVD in the sets is presented in widescreen enhanced for 16:9 TVs with English 5.1 Surround and English, French, Spanish and Portuguese subtitles. The digital copy is presented with an English Audio track.
Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack Breakdown:
-Feature film with commentary by director Joe Johnston, director of photography Shelly Johnson and editor Jeff Ford
-”Marvel One-Shot: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Thor’s Hammer”
-Featurettes: “Outfitting a Hero,” “Howling Commandos,” “Heightened Technology,” “The Transformation,” “Behind the Skull,” “Captain America Origins,” “The Assembly Begins”
-Deleted Scenes with commentary by director Joe Johnston, director of photography Shelly Johnson and editor Jeff Ford
The three-disc set includes all of the above, plus the feature film on Blu-ray 3D.
“Captain America: The First Avenger” will also be available as a single-disc DVD presented in widescreen enhanced for 16:9 TVs with English 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround, French 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround and English Audio Description and English, French and Spanish subtitles. The disc includes feature commentary, the featurettes “Outfitting a Hero” and “The Assembly Begins” and trailers.