'Flight' Blu-ray and DVD Arrive February 5th

Denzel Washington stars as an alcoholic pilot who miraculously saves the lives of his passengers in Robert Zemeckis' drama.
"One of the most memorable movie-going experiences of the year" (Richard Roeper, "Richard Roeper & The Movies"), the "keenly felt, knuckle-biting drama" (Lisa Schwarzbaum, Entertainment Weekly) Flight makes its Blu-ray, DVD, Digital Download and On Demand debut on February 5, 2013 from Paramount Home Media Distribution. Hailed by critics and audiences alike, Flight is directed by renowned filmmaker Robert Zemeckis (Forrest Gump, Cast Away) and stars the incomparable Denzel Washington in a performance that "will be talked about for years" (Peter Travers, Rolling Stone) and has earned him Golden Globe, SAG and Critics' Choice award nominations. Written by John Gatins, the film tells the story of Whip Whitaker, a commercial airline pilot who miraculously lands a plummeting airplane during a breathtaking sequence described as "the hairiest, scariest, most realistic, and thrilling plane crash in movie history" (Richard Corliss, Time). But despite his heroics, Whip comes under investigation and begins what may be an even more harrowing personal descent. Flight also boasts an exceptional supporting cast including John Goodman, Don Cheadle, Kelly Reilly, Bruce Greenwood, Melissa Leo and Brian Geraghty.

Flight Blu-ray

Flight will be available in a Blu-ray/DVD, combo pack with UltraViolet and compelling special features that take audiences behind-the-scenes to learn about the film's journey to the screen, how the filmmakers created the terrifying plane crash, and more. In addition, the two-disc set includes highlights from a Q&A panel. The film will also be available as a single-disc DVD,.

All Blu-ray releases available for purchase will be enabled with UltraViolet, a new way to collect, access and enjoy movies. With UltraViolet, consumers can add movies to their digital collection in the cloud, and then stream or download them - reliably and securely - to a variety of devices.

Flight Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack


The Flight Blu-ray is presented in 1080p high definition with English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital, Portuguese 5.1 Dolby Digital and English Audio Description and English, English SDH, French, Spanish and Portuguese subtitles. The DVD in the combo pack is presented in widescreen enhanced for 16:9 TVs with English 5.1 Dolby Digital, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital and English Audio Description and English, French, Spanish and Portuguese subtitles. The combo pack includes access to a digital copy of the film as well as the following:

Blu-ray


  • Feature film in high definition
  • Origins of Flight
  • The Making of Flight
  • Anatomy of a Plane Crash
  • Q&A Highlights


DVD


  • Feature film in standard definition


Flight Single-Disc DVD


The single-disc DVD is presented in widescreen enhanced for 16:9 TVs with English 5.1 Dolby Digital, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital and English Audio Description and English, French, Spanish and Portuguese subtitles. The disc includes the feature film in standard definition.

Paramount Pictures presents an Imagemovers/Parkes + MacDonald production: Flight, directed by Robert Zemeckis. Produced by Parkes/MacDonald Production's Walter F. Parkes and Laurie MacDonald, and ImageMovers' Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey, and Jack Rapke. The executive producer is Cherylanne Martin. Original screenplay by John Gatins.

Flight was released November 2nd, 2012 and stars Nadine Velazquez, Denzel Washington, Carter Cabassa, Adam Ciesielski, Tamara Tunie, Brian Geraghty, Kelly Reilly, Conor O'Neill. The film is directed by Robert Zemeckis.



Sources: Paramount Home Media Distribution

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Comments (11)

  1. Corey W.

    Really good film.

    2 years agoby @coreyFlag

  2. Geekster

    f*cking asses it is not released till end of feb in the UK

    2 years agoby @The-Mudder-F-cking-Loud-KillerFlag

  3. SpaceCowboy

    Looks like I'll be seeing Flight in February. It's an expected design for the Blu-ray cover, but the first thing my eyes are drawn to is the blaring red "TIME."

    2 years agoby @SpaceCowboyFlag

  4. MovieManiac

    Powerful movie

    2 years agoby @moviemaniac66Flag

  5. The Knight Has Risen

    Great movie!

    2 years agoby @thehost91Flag

  6. Nicholaus XX

    @2movieguys -- I don't now about that.

    @thedude-abides -- I'm in no rush, but I'll definitely give it a watch in the near future.

    2 years agoby @XxNickTheFilmCriticXxFlag

  7. thedude-abides

    @XxNickTheFilmCriticXx I'd certainly recommend it if you have the opportunity. It's not great by any means, but it was certainly a surprise.

    2 years agoby @thedude-abidesFlag

  8. CelluloidDreams

    Didn't last long in theater!

    2 years agoby @2movieguysFlag

  9. Nicholaus XX

    @thedude-abides -- Wow, really? This movie is still playing at my theatre, believe it or not. Might give it a watch.

    @moviegeek -- Think you could make a forum regarding the biggest film surprises of the year?

    2 years agoby @XxNickTheFilmCriticXxFlag

  10. thedude-abides

    This was the biggest surprise of the year for me. Loved every second.

    2 years agoby @thedude-abidesFlag