X-MEN: FIRST CLASS
TheÂ Ultimate Blu-ray and DVD Experience Arrives on
First Class Friday, September 9th
BONUS OFFER: First 1,000 Fans to Pre-Order a Blu-ray or DVD
During San Diego Comic-Con Receive a Limited EditionX-MEN: FIRST CLASS T-Shirt!
Before they were superheroes, the fate of humanity depended on an extraordinary group of youngsters who went on to becomeX-MEN: FIRST CLASS.Â Based on the international bestselling Marvel Comics franchise, this box office hit bursts onto Blu-ray and DVD Friday, September 9 from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. For the first time ever, â€œX-Menâ€ fans will have the power to choose a side between Professor X and Magneto with two versions of premium collectible Blu-ray packaging. Also exclusively on Blu-ray, fans receive access to over two hours of special interactive features PLUS ten Marvel â€œX-Menâ€ Digital Comics including a never-before-seen â€œX-Men: First Classâ€ backstoryâ€” redeemable through each Blu-rayâ€™s unique packaging code.
Director Matthew Vaughn (Layer Cake, Kick Ass) tells the true origins of the multi-billion dollar film franchise, guiding exceptional performances by Golden GlobeÂ®-nominee James McAvoy (Atonement), Michael Fassbender (Inglourious Basterds), and Golden GlobeÂ®-winner Kevin Bacon (â€œTaking Chance,â€Mystic River).Â A â€œrare movie event that balances an intelligent story with solid performances, first-rate action and top-of-the-line special effectsâ€ (Ben Lyons, E!),X-MEN: FIRST CLASS has drawn an impressive $150 million at the domestic box office and nearly $350 million worldwide.
Before Charles Xavier (McAvoy) and Erik Lensherr (Fassbender) took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their powers for the first time, working together to stop the greatest threat the world has ever known.Â The film features a star-studded supporting cast, including Academy AwardÂ®-nominee Jennifer Lawrence (Winterâ€™s Bone), January Jones (â€œMad Menâ€), Rose Byrne (28 Weeks Later), ZoÃ« Kravitz (â€œCalifornicationâ€), Nicholas Hoult (A Single Man), Lucas Till (Walk the Line), and Emmy AwardÂ®-nominee Oliver Platt (â€œThe West Wingâ€).
The first 1,000 fans to pre-order their Blu-ray or DVD copy ofX-MEN: FIRST CLASS during San Diego Comic-Con (July 21 â€“ 24) will receive a free limited edition T-shirt, showing their support for either â€œTeam Charlesâ€ or â€œTeam Erik.â€Â Fans can pre-order their copy in person at the Fox booth #4313 or online at www.FoxConnect.com.Â During this time,X-MEN: FIRST CLASS will be available on Blu-ray and DVD at the exclusive price of $25.00 for Blu-ray and $18.00 for DVD.
Special features on the X-MEN: FIRST CLASS Blu-ray include:
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 10 Marvel â€œX-Menâ€ Digital Comics with exclusive â€œX-Men: First Classâ€ Backstory Comic
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â More than two hours of never-before-seen extras, including:
oÂ Cerebro Mutant Tracker: The complete interactive Mutant Database with interactive videos giving fans the ability to learn about their favorite mutants in the X-Men film franchise
oÂ Children of the Atom: An eight-part behind-the-scenes featurette, charting the film from
pre-production through post-production, including visual effects techniques and cataloguing â€œX-Menâ€ transformations through prosthetic make up and costume design
oÂ â€œXâ€ Marks the Spot: An interactive feature allowing viewers the opportunity to learn more about specific scenes with talent interviews and behind-the-scenes footage
oÂ Extended and Deleted Scenes
oÂ BD-Live Portal with additional Cerebro Mutant Tracker profiles
oÂ Composerâ€™s Isolated Score
oÂ Theatrical Trailer
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