Universal Studios Home Entertainment will release the theatrical cut of Frank Herbert’s Dune April 27 on Blu-ray Disc, completing the film’s three-year journey from HD DVD to the prevailing high definition home video format.
Dune on Blu-ray will be presented in its original 2.35:1 1080p aspect ratio with 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio and D-BOX Motion Control support, the latter two exclusive to Blu-ray.
Bonus features are nearly identical to the HD DVD version with the exception of a photography gallery that appears to have been dropped.
- Deleted Scenes with an Introduction by Raffaella De Laurentiis
- Designing Dune
- Dune FX
- Dune Models & Miniatures
- Dune Wardrobe Design
Dune on Blu-ray will carry an SRP of $26.98. Amazon.com pre-order information and cover art are on the way.