It isn’t a joke, Star Wars: The Force Awakens arrives on Digital HD formats beginning April 1st, and on Blu-ray on April 5th.
Disney and Lucasfilm announced the release date of one of the most profitable movies of all time this morning, and even with a few theaters still showing Star Wars: The Force Awakens, you’ll now be able to watch it in the comfort of your own home in less than a month!
Discover the complete story behind the making of Star Wars: The Force Awakens with in-depth documentary and bonus material that will take fans on an exciting journey behind the scenes. Secrets will be revealed through extensive footage, never-before-seen deleted scenes, and exclusive interviews with the actors and filmmakers. Bonus features include*:
- Secrets of The Force Awakens: A Cinematic Journey – For the first time, discover the complete story behind the making of The Force Awakens, revealed through in-depth footage and exclusive interviews with the actors and filmmakers in this feature documentary.
- The Story Awakens: The Table Read – Cast members familiar and new reflect on the memorable day they all first came together to read the movie’s script.
- Building BB-8 – See how the filmmakers brought the newest droid to the screen, creating an instant fan favorite in the Star Wars universe.
- Crafting Creatures – Watch movie magic as the filmmakers bring a cast of new creatures to life.
Blueprint of a Battle: The Snow Fight – Go deeper into the epic, climactic lightsaber battle between Rey and Kylo Ren.
- John Williams: The Seventh Symphony – The legendary composer shares personal insights of his work on Star Wars and The Force Awakens.
- ILM: The Visual Magic of The Force – An insider’s look into the remarkable digital artistry of the movie’s visual effects.
- Force For Change – Heroes come in all shapes and sizes. See how the Star Wars: Force for Change initiative has united Star Wars fans all over the globe to help others.
- Plus Deleted Scenes
This is definitely the movie you will want to watch again and again, just to see Poe and Finn do their thing, but if that isn’t your thing, you will want to crank up the movie on your home theater and experience the adventure in wonderful 7.1 DTS-HDMA quality in the 2.40:1 aspect ratio.
With over $2.05 billion made world wide, it will be interesting to see how much money the movie brings in during the initial digital and Blu-ray release.