Monday, 10 August 2015

Night at the Museum (2006)

Directed by Shawn Levy and starring Ben Stiller, Carla Gugino, Dick Van Dyke, Mickey Rooney, Owen Wilson, Steve Coogan, Ricky Gervais and Robin Williams.

2-disc Special Edition DVD bought in 2007
Double Pack Blu-ray bought in 2011


Audio Commentary by Director Shawn Levy
Audio Commentary by Witers Robert Ben Garant and Thomas Lennon
Loading Dock: Deleted and extended scenes (17mins)
Bringing the Museum to Life (6mins)
Directing 101 (4mins)
Blooper Reel (6mins)
Monkey Business (5mins)
Comedy Central's Reel Comedy: Night at the Museum (21mins)
Building the Museum (8mins)
Historical Threads: The Costumes of Night at the Museum (5mins)
Storyboard Comparison (11mins)
Making of Night at the Museum (12mins)
Fox Movie Channel Presents: Making a Scene (10mins)
Fox Movie Channel Presents: Life After Film School (25mins)
Theatrical Trailer

Pan's Labyrinth (2006)

Directed by Guillermo del Toro, starring Ivana Baquero, Sergi López, Maribel Verdú and Doug Jones

2-disc Special Edition DVD bought in 2007
Blu-ray bought in 2012


Blu-ray extras -

Audio commentary with Guillermo del Toro
Video Prologue by Guillermo del Toro
Guardian Interview at the NFT with director/writer Guillermo del Toro (29mins)
The Power Of Myth (14mins)
Pan and The Fairies (30mins)
The Color and the Shape
Mercedes' Lullaby
Director's Notebook - interactive feature (16mins)
Multi-Angle Storyboards
VFX Plate Comparison
The Melody Echoes the Fairy Tale
Poster Gallery
Theatrical trailer

The Host (2006)

Directed by Bong Joon-ho and starring Song Kang-ho, Byun Hee-bong and Park Hae-il.

2-disc Special Edition DVD bought in 2007
Blu-ray bought in 2015


Blu-ray extras -

Audio commentary by writer/director Bong Joon-ho and film critic Tony Rayns
Making of The Host - featurettes (28mins)
Designing the Creature (11mins)
Animating the Creature (10mins)
Puppet Animatronix (7mins)
Bringing the Creature to Life (21mins)
The Cast - featurettes (9mins)
Gag reel (8mins)
Deleted scenes (8mins)
Korean theatrical trailer

Eragon (2006)

Directed by Stefen Fangmeier and starring Edward Speleers, Jeremy Irons, Garrett Hedlund, 
Sienna Guillory, Robert Carlyle, John Malkovich, Djimon Hounsou, Joss Stone and Rachel Weisz.

2-disc Special Edition DVD bought in 2007
Blu-ray bought in 2014
104m 20s


DVD extras

Audio commentary with director Stefen Fangmeier
Inside the Inheritance Trilogy: The Magic of Eragon (51mins)
The Inhabitants of Algaesia - Character Featurettes (19mins)
Vision of Eragon - Conceptual Art Gallery
Aryas's Ambush - original animatic sequence
Extended/ Deleted Scenes (13mins)
Pronounciation Guide
Original Storyboards
The Lost Storyboards
Saphira's Animation Guide
Christopher Paolini Interview
The Secrets of Algaesia - Visual Effects Featurette (44mins)
Become the Dragon Rider - Creating the Videogame Featurette
Theatrical Trailer

Apocalypto (2006)

Directed by Mel Gibson and starring Rudy Youngblood, Raoul Trujillo and Mayra Serbulo

DVD bought in 2008
132m 08s

Audio commentary with Mel Gibson & writer/co-producer Farhad Safinia
Becoming Mayan: Creating Apocalypto (24mins)
Deleted scene

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)

Directed by Gore Verbinski and starring Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley, Bill Nighy, Stellan Skarsgård, Jack Davenport and Jonathan Pryce.

2-disc Special Edition DVD bought in 2006
2-disc Special Edition Blu-ray bought in 2009


Blu-ray extras -

Charting the Return (25mins)
According to Plan (63mins)
Captain Jack: From Head to Toe (28mins)
Mastering the Blade featurettes (16mins)
Meet Davy Jones: Anatomy of a Legend (13mins)
Creating the Kraken (10mins)
Dead Man Tell New Tales: Re-imagineering the Attraction (13mins)
Fly on the Set: The Bone Cage (4mins)
Jerry Bruckheimer: A Producer's Photo Gallery (5mins)
Stills from the Set
Pirates on Main Street: The Dead Man's Chest Premiere
Pirates on Location (12mins)
Inside Dead Man's Chest (9mins)
Lair's Dice - interactive game
Bloopers of the Caribbean
Theatrical trailers

300 (2006)

Directed by Zack Snyder and starring Gerard Butler, Lena Headey, David Wenham, Dominic West, Michael Fassbender and Rodrigo Santoro.

2-disc Special Edition DVD bought in 2007
The Complete Experience Blu-ray bought in 2009


Blu-ray extras -

Audio commentary by Zack Snyder, co-writer Kurt Johnstad & director of photography Larry Fong
The 300 - Fact or Fiction (25mins)
Who Were the Spartans? The warriors of 300 (5mins)
Preparing for Battle: The Original Test Footage (7mins)
Frank Miller Tapes (15mins)
Making Of 300 (6mins)
Making 300 In Images
12 Webisodes (38mins)
Deleted scenes
Creating the Legend - interactive bonus view feature
Bringing the Legend to Life - interactive bonus view feature
The History Behind the Myth - interactive bonus view feature
Blue-screen and Finished Version comparison - interactive bonus view feature