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'Man of Steel' Blu-ray Details Revealed

Find what you'll get on the Blu-ray release of the movie.

Man of Steel is headed your way on November 12. As expected, you will have a choice. The movie will be available on Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD 2-disc Special Edition, 3D Limited Collectors' Edition and Digital Download from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment.

The movie, of course, stars Henry Cavill as Clark Kent/Kal-El, Amy Adams as Lois Lane, Michael Shannon as Zod, Kevin Costner as Pa Kent, Diane Lane as Ma Kent, Laurence Fishburne as Perry White, Russell Crow as Jor-El and directed by Zack Snyder.

The suggested retail price for each will be: Blu-ray 3D Combo - $44.95, Blu-ray Combo pack - $35.99, DVD 2-Disc Special Edition - $28.98 and the 3D Limited Edition - $59.99. Again, these are the suggested retail prices. You'll likely be able to find them at lower prices when released.

The 3D Limited Collectors' Edition includes a limited release metal "S" glyph with lucite glass stand.

The Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack and 3D Limited Collectors' Edition will include nearly four hours of special features and contain the following:

  • Journey of Discovery: Creating “Man of Steel” – This immersive feature-length experience allows you to watch the movie with director Zack Snyder and stars Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Diane Lane and others as they share the incredible journey to re-imagine Superman.
  • · Strong Characters, Legendary Roles – Explore the legendary characters of the Superman mythology and how they have evolved in this new iteration of the Superman story.
  • · All-Out Action – Go inside the intense training regimen that sculpted Henry Cavill into the Man of Steel and Michael Shannon and Antje Traue into his Kyptonian nemeses. Includes interviews with cast and crew.
  • · Krypton Decoded – Dylan Sprayberry (Clark Kent, age 13) gives the lowdown on all the amazing Krypton tech, weapons and spaceships featured in “Man of Steel.”
  • · Planet Krypton – The world’s first exploration of Krypton and its lost society.

“Man of Steel” DVD 2-disc Special Edition contains the following special features:

  • · Strong Characters, Legendary Roles
  • · All-Out Action
  • · Krypton Decoded

The movie will be available for download in HD or standard definition from online retailers including (but not limited to) iTunes, Xbox, PlayStation, Amazon, Vudu, CinemaNow and more.

The movie will also include the Ultraviolet feature which allows you create a digital collection of movies and TV shows to watch on different devices.

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Posted by JamDamage

Never have I seen a movie where people either hated or loved a movie as strongly as this one. I don't really know anyone who even just "liked" the movie. I loved it tho. I'm amazed at the backlash I hear from it.

Posted by buttersdaman000

I miss deleted scenes and bloopers. It seems like hardly any film has them anymore

Posted by Superbat420

@freak_spawn: your not a real fan if you think this sucked.

Posted by Lord_Johnathan

I miss deleted scenes and bloopers. It seems like hardly any film has them anymore

Those are for the special editions you have to shell out another twenty bucks for silly.

Edited by Kal'smahboi

I was kinda hoping for a director's cut. Oh well, probably buy this on the release date!

Edited by LordRequiem

Triple play, yes.

Posted by The_Titan_Lord

Meh..If it's taking too long to release probably gonna lose interest. But all the same nice.

Edited by SandMan_

Too long. Need it now.

Edited by deaditegonzo

I cant wait! I know what everyone in the fam is getting for Christmas lol

Edited by Mellow_Hype

The whole "murder" scene reminded me of Chronicle where Matt had to reluctantly kill Andrew who was stronger and wanted to die. If Matt had not killed Andrew, Andrew would have killed millions. No matter how immoral the killing, it was the only logical outcome.

Posted by Angelo2113

I can't wait until this comes out. I'm getting the Blu-Ray from Wal-Mart because I got my Early Screening Tickets from them and decided to get the Blu-Ray, as well. It came with a pretty sweet hologram magnet that I have on my refrigerator. I'm tempted to get the Limited Edition, actually. That would look awesome on top of my DC Comics Bookshelf.

Posted by PeppeyHare

@freak_spawn: your not a real fan if you think this sucked.

He isn't a real fan because he has an opinion? I love this movie but this is such a stupid mentality. Who are you to tell somebody if they're a true Superman fan? If somebody owns tons of Superman comics/figures/shirts/etc but doesn't like one movie they're not a real fan?

Posted by KryptonSabbath

@thorboy said:

He also technically killed doomsday to save metropolis. Kind of the same scenario in man of steel when he killed Zod. So everyone stop complaining the movie was really good.

Posted by Fallschirmjager

This movie is going to be sick on Blu Ray.

Posted by KingStandup

This movie was awesome! I will be buying this the day it comes out! Looking forward to all the extras.

Posted by Saint_Wildcard

Man they really want people to buy blu ray, now on top of having to get it on blu ray I have to get a blu ray player. DAMN YOU WARNER BROTHERS!!!

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Posted by UltimateJonathan

Blu-Ray of steel

Posted by jlmeyer43

I'd pay just to get that swanky little S glyph

Posted by lordraiden

@patrat18 said:

@theincrediblesuperhulk8642: avengers had alot of damage also, alot of people died also, they just add gloss over the actual damage instead of showing how it would really look like if it were to happen. Man of steel showed us that without trying to cover up the damage.

this. Basically, they pulled no punches in Superman, no pun intended. People forget that The Avengers was also Disney, hence the gloss amidst the carnage and invasion. They really didn't pull any punches again, in Superman, and said they wanted to do a realistic take, what would happen if a super powerfull invading force wanted to do what they did, and yeah, Superman stopped them, just not in a Disney way, where everything is nice and sweet and works out perfect, cause that's what happens when you don't challenge the character(s) and instead wrap everything up nice and easy with a ribbon at the end!

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@lordraiden: You mean if an Alien Army really were to invade us they wouldn't just shoot up abandoned cars and miss whenever they fired at a human?

You mean people die in War?

LIES!

Posted by RedheadedAtrocitus

Eh, I think I've gone digital entirely with films now. Nice package but just do not have the room for such things anymore.

Posted by BeppoTheSuperMonkey

@guardian_of_gravity: You're absolutely correct! I think people like to forget this fact (or they simply don't have a clue)

Posted by Batman242

You all do realize that Superman killed Zod in the comics and Superman II right?

And in Superman 2 he actually had a choice since they were all depowered lol.

Cavill's had no choice and you could see that he didn't wanna do it. Reeve's casually does it and is happy. :)

Posted by FlashKnight

Will there be an extended cut?

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@guardian_of_gravity said:

You all do realize that Superman killed Zod in the comics and Superman II right?

No he didnt. Thats a crazy interpretation given the context and tone of that film. Who actually watched that film, as the Superman theme triumphantly swelling and seriously thought that Superman just threw a powerless, middle aged man to his death? Followed quickly by a mentally handicapped guy suffering the same fate and topped off by Lois Lane murdering another chick - all played for laughs. Thats insane.

I mean there were scenes shown in the TV version which made the obvious even more clearcut by showing police cars (in the Arctic) to take away the Kryptonians but anyone who claims with a straight face that Superman murdered Zod in Superman II in order to defend MOS is being intellectually dishonest.

Edited by Guardian_of_Gravity

@fifthchild: They didn't die only in the directors, and thus *noncanon* cut. Canonically they fell to their deaths and died without ever being mentioned again.

And I was complaining about the decision to murder the Kryptonians in Superman II *long* before MOS was a word on anyone's lips.

Posted by Fifthchild

@fifthchild: They didn't die only in the directors, and thus *noncanon* cut. Canonically they fell to their deaths and died without ever being mentioned again.

And I was complaining about the decision to murder the Kryptonians in Superman II *long* before MOS was a word on anyone's lips.

No offence intended here but to me thats absurd.

First the obvious: We dont see them die at all in the theatrical cut. So they didnt in fact die in the theatrical version - thats just an interpretation. An interpretation that the extra footage reveals was (quite obviously IMO) not the film-maker's intention.

Speaking from a less legalistic, more personal perspective the idea that someone watched that scene and thought "Wow Supes just iced that guy!" blows my mind. Whats next? Do we think that trucker who Superman spun round in his seat at superspeed had his brain liquefied and spent the rest of his life as an invalid?

Theres a reason a generation of parents were happy to take their families to see the Reeve movies (the first 2 at least - i dont think anyone was happy about the others) and people arent necessarily thrilled about taking young kids to see a movie that climaxes with Superman snapping a guys neck with his bare hands. Theres a reason Goyer/Snyder felt they had to (wrongly IMO) distance Superman from his earlier "goody-goody" versions by having him kill. Its not because the Reeves version of the character that the general public was most familiar with was some unbalanced psychopath.

Edited by bigboi100000

DVD talks already? Wow, what a "neck-snapping" pace!

can ps3/vita owners on your friends list will be able to see your PSNID on their lists when your signed into the network on the ps4?

Posted by FadeToBlackBolt

Can't wait.

Posted by Saint_Wildcard

One of the few movies I went to go see in theaters. I also dont really like buying movies with commentary unless the people are funny (south park or WKUK come to mind) but I heard theres like an hour more of footage and I guess maybe I can tolerate the non funny crew's talking if they talk about the sequel.

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Posted by Pipxeroth

I got the collecter's edition number 868 of 16 000. :DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD