Friday, 21 August 2015

Vexille (2007)

Directed by Fumihiko Sori and starring Colleen Clinkenbeard, Travis Willingham, Christine Auten and Christopher Sabat (English dub).

2-disc Steelbook DVD bought in 2008
Special Edition Blu-ray bought in 2013
110m 54s


Blu-ray includes about 2 hours of special features -

Opening Comments from the Locarno Film Festival
Following Sori's Work as an Animation Creator
Voice Acting Footage
Creating the Cities in VEXILLE
2007 Tokyo International Anime Fair Event
Sori's Guest Lecture at Digital Hollywood Tokyo
An Old Friend Pays Sori a Visit
Behind-the-Scenes Footage of ICHI
Creating VEXILLE's 3D Animation
Creating the Music in VEXILLE
Sori's Closing Comments
The Secrets of VEXILLE
Original TV Spots and Previews

Appleseed Ex Machina (2007)

Directed by Shinji Aramaki and starring Luci Christian, David Matranga and Allison Sumrall 
(English dub)

2-disc Steelbook DVD bought in 2008
Blu-ray bought in 2011
104m 26s


Blu-ray extras - 

Audio commentary with co-producer Joseph Chou and animation historian Jerry Beck
Team-Up: John Woo and Shinji Aramaki (16mins)
Revolution: Animating Ex Machina (19mins)
The Appleseed Chronicles (20mins)
East Meets West (19mins)

Evangelion 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone (2007)

Directed by Hideaki Anno, starring Spike Spencer, Brina Palencia and Allison Keith (English dub)

DVD bought in 2011

Rebuild of Evangelion:
-Shiro Sagisu Version (16mins)
-Joseph-Maurice Ravel Version (16mins)
Angel of Doom Promotional Music Video
News Flashes

Meet the Robinsons (2007)

Directed by Steve Anderson and starring Jordan Fry, Wesley Singerman, Harland Williams, 
Steve Anderson, Angela Bassett, Adam West and Tom Selleck.

DVD bought in 2008
3D Blu-ray bought in 2015
95m 06s

 3D Blu-ray

Blu-ray extras -

Audio commentary by director Stephen J. Anderson
Isolated Sound Effects Track in 5.1
Deleted Scenes (21mins)
Music videos
Inventing the Robinsons (18mins)
Keep Moving Forward: Inventions that Shaped the World (6mins)
Family Function 5000 - interactive game
Bowler Hat Barrage - interactive game

Ratatouille (2007)

Directed by Brad Bird and starring Patton Oswalt, Ian Holm, Lou Romano, Brian Dennehy, 
Janeane Garofalo and Peter O'Toole.

3-disc Limited Edition DVD bought in 2008
3D Blu-ray bought in 2014


Blu-ray extras -

Lifted - short film (5mins)
Your Friend the Rat - short film (11mins)
Fine Food and Film: A Conversation with Brad Bird and Thomas Keller (14mins)
Cine-Explorer Features (watch with the movie or individually):
13 animation briefings
10 documentary shorts
Deleted scenes
Deleted Shots
The Will
Remembering Dan Lee
Gasteau's Gormet Game - interactive game

Surf's Up (2007)

Directed by Ash Brannon and Chris Buck and starring Shia LaBeouf, Jeff Bridges, Zooey Deschanel and James Woods.

DVD bought in 2008
82m 03s

Audio commentary by directors Ash Brannon and Chris Buck and producer Christopher Jenkins
4 Lost scenes
Arnold's Zurfinary
All Together Now: Surf's Up Voice Sessions (17mins)
Surf Cam (7mins)
Making Waves (13mins)
Storyboard to Surfboard
Meet the Penguins
Progression reels
Lose Myself - music video by Ms. Lauryn Hill
Art galleries
The Chubbchubbs! (2002) (6mins)
The Chubbchubbs Save Xmas" (2007) (6mins)

Shrek the Third (2007)

Directed by Chris Miller & Raman Hui, starring Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz, 
Antonio Banderas, Julie Andrews and John Cleese.

DVD bought in 2007
3D Blu-ray bought in 2013
92m 42s


Blu-ray extras -

The Animators' Corner - Picture-in-Picture Feature
Shrek's Interactive Journey: III - Photo Gallery
Spotlight on Fiona (10mins)
Deleted Scenes (26mins)
How to Be Green
Worcestershire Academy Yearbook - Interactive Profiles
DreamWorks Animation Jukebox

TMNT (2007)

Directed by Kevin Munroe and starring James Arnold Taylor, Nolan North, Mitchell Whitfield, Mikey Kelley, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Chris Evans, Mako and Patrick Stewart.

DVD bought in 2008
Blu-ray bought in 2010


Blu-ray extras -

Audio commentary by director/co-writer Kevin Munroe
TMNT: Voice Talent First Look (5mins)
Mikey's Birthday Party (3mins)
Raphael's Rough House Fight (2mins)
Monsters Come Alive (3mins)
Donny's Digital Data Files (2mins)
Roof Top Workout (6mins)
Still Wanna Fight? (3mins)
Alternate Opening
Alternate Ending temp/scratch test
Deleted Scene
TMNT Internet Reel Trailer