1986 ‘Transformers: The Movie’ Gets August 4K Release via Shout! Factory

Transformers: The Movie 1986 4k release date

Few movies capture the 1980’s in a way that Tranformers: The Movie did in 1986. This year marks the animation feature film’s 35th anniversary, an event Shout! Factory is using to debut the film on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray for the first time.

Mark August 3rd, 2021 on your calendar as that is the date Tranformers: The Movie will make its 4K debut. It features a new 4K transfer and restoration from the original 35mm film elements with HDR, Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos.

Pre-order Transformers: The Movie 35th Anniversary 4K Steelbook at Amazon.

The standard and limited edition Steelbook releases features new art by comic artist Matt Ferguson.

Pre-order the Transformers: The Movie 4K Steelbook at Shout! Factory and get an 18×24″ lithograph with the new art.

A couple new 4K exclusive bonus features have also been commissioned for this release. The full suite of extras includes:

  • New Feature-Length Storyboards, including deleted, alternate and extended sequences (4K exclusive)
  • New Fathom Events 30th Anniversary Featurette, including Stan Bush’s acoustic performances of “The Touch” and “Dare” (4K exclusive)
  • ‘Til All Are One – A comprehensive documentary looking back at THE TRANSFORMERS: THE MOVIE with members of the cast and crew, including story consultant Flint Dille, cast members Gregg Berger, Neil Ross, Dan Gilvezan, singer/songwriter Stan Bush, composer Vince Dicola and others!
  • Audio Commentary with Director Nelson Shin, story consultant Flint Dille and star Susan Blu
  • Featurettes
  • Animated Storyboards
  • Trailers and TV Spots

Transformers: The Movie stars Peter Cullen, Eric Idle, Judd Nelson, Leonard Nimoy, Robert Stack, Frank Welker and Orson Welles.

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