THE FIFTH ESTATE, starring Benedict Cumberbatch, arrives on Blu-ray Combo Pack and Digital HD on January 28th! I’ve received this box art above and this press release below containing product details.
You Can’t Expose The World’s Secrets Without Exposing Your Own
THE FIFTH ESTATE
Own It on Blu-ray™, DVD and Digital HD January 28, 2013
Go Deeper Inside The Fifth Estate with Exclusive Bonus Content
Synopsis: Based on true events, this fast-paced global thriller takes you behind the shocking headlines. The Fifth Estate reveals the Wikileak’s rebel founder’s (Benedict Cumberbatch) quest to expose fraud and corruption to the widest audience possible: the internet.
Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s “Sherlock Holmes”, Star Trek: Into Darkness, War Horse) as Julian Assange, Daniel Brühl (Rush, Inglorious Basterds, The Bourne Ultimatum) as Daniel Domcheit-Berg, Laura Linney (TV’s “The Big C,” “John Adams” mini-series) as Sarah Shaw, Stanley Tucci (The Terminal, The Devil Wears Prada, The Hunger Games) as James Boswell, Anthony Mackie (Hurt Locker, The Adjustment Bureau) as Sam Coulson.
Director: Bill Condon (The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, part 1 & 2, Kinsey, Gods and Monsters)
Writers: Daniel Domscheit-Berg (book “Inside WikiLeaks: My Time with Julian Assange at the World’s Most Dangerous Website”); David Leigh (book “WikiLeaks: Inside Julian Assange’s War on Secrecy”); Luke Harding (book “WikiLeaks: Inside Julian Assange’s War on Secrecy”); and Josh Singer (adaptation)
Producer: Steve Golin (Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Being John Malkovich, Babel)
Release Date: January 28, 2014 (Direct Pre-book: 12/3; Distributor Pre-book: 12/17)
Bonus Features: The Submission Platform: Visual Effects (10:17) – From conception and pre-viz, through on-set photography and post, this featurette will explore the VFX challenges of bringing the submission platform to life.
In Camera: Graphics (6:22) – A study of the techniques and work involved in capturing the on screen graphics in camera, and allowing realistic interaction with the actors’ performances.
Scoring Secrets (9:15) – A detailed examination of the soundscape created by both the composer Carter Burwell as he records his score, and the film’s music supervisor as songs are chosen for the unique soundtrack.
Trailers & TV Spots – Theatrical Trailer (2:32), Titles (:30), Button (:30), Estates (:30), Decide (:30), Critics Review (:30), and Untold Story (:15)
Feature Run Time: 124 minutes
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Audio: Dolby Digital Surround Sound
Languages: English, Latin Spanish, French Canadian
Subtitles: English SDH, Latin Spanish, French Canadian
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