Today, as part of their 100th anniversary celebration, Universal Studios announced the long in-demand arrival of Steven Spielberg’s classic JAWS to Blu-ray. Complete with a new restoration and the highly praised, but as-yet-unreleased documentary THE SHARK IS STILL WORKING, JAWS hits August 14 in a Blu combo pack and over four hours of extras.
Here’s the full rundown, as well as a look at the work behind the restoration!
â€¢ THE SHARK IS STILL WORKING: The Impact & Legacy of JAWS: All-new feature-length documentary featuring never-before-seen footage and interviews with cast and crew including Steven Spielberg, Richard Dreyfuss and Roy Scheider.
â€¢ JAWS: The Restoration: An all-new, in-depth look at the intricate process of restoring the movie.
â€¢ The Making of JAWS: A two-hour documentary featuring interviews with key cast and crew.
â€¢ From the Set: An insiderâ€™s look at life on the set of JAWS, featuring an interview with Steven Spielberg.
â€¢ Deleted Scenes & Outtakes
â€¢ JAWS Archives: Take a peek inside the JAWS archives, including storyboards, production photos and marketing materials, as well as a special segment on the JAWS phenomenon.
â€¢ Original Theatrical Trailer
â€¢ UltraVioletâ„¢:Â The revolutionary new way for consumers to collect movies and TV shows, store them in the cloud, and download and stream instantly to computers, tablets and smartphones. Currently available in the United States only.
â€¢ Digital Copy:Â Viewers can redeem a digital version of the full-length movie from a choice of retail partners to watch on an array of electronic and portable devices.
â€¢ pocket BLUâ„¢ App:Â The popular free pocket BLUâ„¢ app for smartphones is now even better with newly updated versions for iPadÂ®, Androidâ„¢ tablets, PC and Macintosh computers, with features made especially to take advantage of the devicesâ€™ larger screens and high resolution displays.
â€¢ Advanced Remote Control: A sleek, elegant new way to operate your Blu-rayâ„¢ player. Users can navigate through menus, playback and BD-Liveâ„¢ functions with ease.
â€¢ Video Timeline: Users can easily bring up the video timeline, allowing them to instantly access any point in the film.
â€¢ Mobile-To-Go: Users can unlock a selection of bonus content with their Blu-rayâ„¢ discs to save to their device or to stream from anywhere there is a Wi-Fi network, enabling them to enjoy content on the go, anytime, anywhere.
â€¢ Browse Titles: Users will have access to a complete list of pocket BLUâ„¢-enabled titles available and coming to Blu-rayâ„¢. They can view free previews and see what additional content is available to unlock on their device.
â€¢ Keyboard: Entering data is fast and easy with your deviceâ€™s intuitive keyboard.
â€¢ BD-LIVEâ„¢:Â Access the BD-Liveâ„¢ Center through your Internet-connected player to access the latest trailers, exclusive content and more!