Universal Dates First Blu-ray Action Wave with U-571

Universal Studios Home Entertainment has announced a trio of catalog action flicks previously released on HD DVD will make their Blu-ray debut on August 26.

The action wave includes the room shaker U-571, the unrated cut of Miami Vice and End of Days.

U-571, Miami Vice and End of Days will be presented in widescreen 1080p video and 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio. Supplemental features will be identical to what was presented on HD DVD and are detailed below.


  • Picture-In-Picture
  • Feature Commentary with Director Jonathan Mostow.

Miami Vice

  • Picture In Picture – Share PIP Stream; GPS – Share PIP Stream; Tech Specs; Cast Bios; Production Photographs (Share PIP Stream)
  • Miami Vice Undercover
  • Miami & Beyond: Shooting On Location
  • Visualizing Miami Vice
  • Behind the Scenes Featurettes
  • Feature Commentary with Writer/Director Michael Mann

End of Days

  • Feature Commentary with Director Peter Hyams

Each title will be available separately with an SRP of $29.98, or bundled together in the “Action Starter Pack” for $59.98. Check back regularly for high resolution cover art and pre-order information.

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