Director Steven S. DeKnight’s Pacific Rim Uprising is bringing its Kaiju vs Jaegers battle to virtually all home video formats this June.
Digital and Movies Anywhere gets an early release on June 5th, while the Pacific Rim Uprising 4K, Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray and DVD editions are slated for a June 19th release date.
Pacific Rim Uprising is a sequel set 10 years prior to the events of Guillermo del Toro’s Pacific Rim. North American box office success proved elusive with ticket sales south of $60 million despite a $150 million production budget. However, international fans were much more interested and drove global business up to $281.4 million.
All versions of Pacific Rim Uprising come loaded with the following bonus features:
- Deleted Scenes with Commentary by Director Steven S. DeKnight
- Hall of Heroes – John Boyega takes us through the awesome weaponry and cutting-edge enhancements of the latest generation of Jaegers featured in the film.
- Bridge to Uprising – The cast and crew discuss how the world of Pacific Rim has changed in the ten years since the events of the original film.
- The Underworld of Uprising – Humanity won the Kaiju War, but every war has casualties. John Boyega and Steven S. DeKnight give a tour of the coastal “Relief Zones.”
- Becoming Cadets – Step into the Shatterdome, and learn the grueling physical and mental preparation required of the young actors who portrayed the PPDC cadets.
- Unexpected Villain – Learn the secret reason that turned one of the most beloved heroes of the original film into a villain obsessed with humanity’s destruction.
- Next Level Jaegers – The cast and crew discuss the amazing technological advances of the Jaeger program in the years since the events of the original film.
- I Am Scrapper – Actress Cailee Spaeny shares the backstory of Scrapper, Amara’s incredible self-built Jaeger and its many unique abilities.
- Going Mega – Filmmakers take us through the technical and creative challenges of creating the most deadly threat the Pan Pacific Defense Corp has ever faced: the Mega Kaiju!
- Secrets of Shao – Meet the woman behind Shao Industries. Actress Tian Jing shares her insights on the enigmatic tech tycoon Liwen Shao.
- Mako Returns – Actress Rinko Kikuchi and director Steven S. DeKnight explain the significance of Mako Mori’s return and her importance to the events of Pacific Rim Uprising.
- Feature Commentary with Director Steven S. DeKnight
You can pre-order Pacific Rim Uprising on 4K, Blu-ray, 3D, DVD or Digital at Amazon for a discounted price.
Here’s a sneak peek at one of the bonus features.