‘Big Trouble in Little China’ Collector’s Edition Blu-ray Release Date and Details

Big Trouble in Little China Blu-ray Release Date

Scream Factory is bringing out the big guns this holiday season with a new Collector’s Edition release of John Carpenter’s Big Trouble in Little China on Blu-ray.

This cult classic starring Kurt Russell as Jack Burton returns to home video on December 3rd via Shout! Factory. The new Collector’s Edition Blu-ray lives up to its name on paper.


The two-disc set includes an absolutely massive amount of bonus features spread across two discs. There’s a mix of all-new extras and legacy material returning for an encore.

Here’s a complete rundown of what to expect:

Disc 1
  • NEW Audio Commentary with producer Larry Franco
  • NEW Audio Commentary with special effects artist Steve Johnson, moderated by filmmaker Anthony C. Ferrante
  • Audio Commentary with director John Carpenter and actor Kurt Russell
  • Isolated Score
  • Theatrical Trailers
  • TV Spots
  • Vintage Audio Interview with John Carpenter
  • Electronic Press Kit – interviews and profiles
  • Gag Reel
  • Music Video
  • Deleted and Extended Scenes
  • Extended Ending
  • Photo Galleries – movie stills, posters and lobby cards, publicity photos and behind-the-scenes photos
Disc 2
  • NEW You’re the Hero – an interview with actor Dennis Dun
  • NEW The Soul of Lo Pan – an interview with actor James Hong
  • NEW Able to Be Myself – an interview with actor Donald Li
  • NEW The Tao of Thunder – an interview with actor Carter Wong
  • NEW The Tao of Rain– an interview with actor Peter Kwong
  • NEW The Hatchet Man Speaks – an interview with actor Al Leong
  • NEW Damn Wiley Prescott – an interview with writer W.D. Richter
  • NEW It Was A Western Ghost Story – an interview with writer Gary Goldman
  • NEW The Poetry of Motion – an interview with associate producer/martial arts choreographer James Lew
  • NEW Into the Mystic Night – an interview with The Coupe De Ville’s member Nick Castle
  • NEW Since We Were Kids – an interview with second unit director/The Coupe De Ville’s member Tommy Lee Wallace
  • NEW Love and Art – a conversation with movie poster artist Drew Struzan
  • Return to Little China – an interview with director John Carpenter
  • Being Jack Burton – an interview with actor Kurt Russell
  • Carpenter and I – an interview with director of photography Dean Cundey
  • Producing Big Trouble – an interview with producer Larry Franco
  • Staging Big Trouble – an interview with stuntman Jeff Imada
  • Interview with visual effects artist Richard Edlund
  • Vintage Featurette

Note that there are a total of five different configurations to purchase the Big Trouble in Little China Collector’s Edition Blu-ray. They are:

  1. Just the Blu-ray
  2. A limited edition Blu-ray Steelbook
  3. Steelbook + lithograph and 7″ vinyl record
  4. Everything in 3 plus an exclusive poster
  5. All of the above including the regular Blu-ray and Steelbook Blu-ray

See all the options at Shout! Factory.

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