Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has finally confirmed what has been known for several months. Richard Donner’s Superman is getting the 4K Ultra HD treatment this year in celebration of the film’s 40th anniversary and the character’s 80th anniversary.
Superman has been remastered in 4K and will featured Dolby Vision HDR and Dolby Atmos audio for the first time. As a nice touch, Warner Bros. is highlighting the Dolby dynamic duo right on the box front.
Starring in Superman are Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Margot Kidder, and Christopher Reeve. The original movie was a success and spawned three sequels.
The 4K disc will include a previously released commentary by Pierre Spengler and Ilya Salkind. The inclusive Blu-ray will include a selection of previously release bonus features:
- Commentary by Pierre Spengler and Ilya Salkind
- The Making of Superman: The Movie 1978 TV Special
- Superman and the Mole-Men
- TV Spots and Trailers
Superman The Movie on 4K Ultra HD carries an SRP of $41.99.