The DVD specs for the horror sequel “28 Weeks Later” is out and the cover art has arrived in my in-box. The 28 Weeks Later DVD features numerous spine-chilling bonus features including over 13 minutes of deleted scenes, three behind-the-scenes featurettes, director commentary plus an exclusive “28 Days Later: The Aftermath” flash-animated segments, based on the new Fox Atomic Comics graphic novel bridging the storyline between the two films. 28 Weeks Later will be available on DVD for the suggested retail price of $29.98 U.S. / $43.48 Canada. In addition, Fox Home Entertainment will also release a special 28 Days / Weeks Later Two-Pack Collection featuring both films packaged together at the low price of $34.98 U.S. / $45.98 Canada.
28 Weeks Later picks up six months after the rage virus has annihilated the Mainland Britain. The U.S. Army declares that the war against infection has been won, and that the reconstruction of the country can begin. As the first wave of refugees return, a family is reunited – but one of them unwittingly carries a terrible secret that threatens to reignite the deadly explosion of bloodlust, carnage and chaos.
The 28 Weeks Later DVD is presented in separate widescreen and full-screen versions with English 5.1 Dolby Surround and French / Spanish Dolby Surround plus Spanish subtitles. Bonus materials include:
Ã¸ Feature Commentary by Director Juan Carlos Fresnadillo and Co-Writer Enrique Lopez Lavigne
Ã¸ Code Red: Making Of 28 Weeks Later Behind-The-Scenes Featurette
Ã¸ The Infected Make-Up Effects Featurette
Ã¸ Getting Into The Action Featurette
Ã¸ 28 Days Later: The Aftermath Flash-Animated Graphic Novel
Ã˜ Stage 1 — “Development”
Ã˜ Stage 3 — “Decimation”
Ã¸ Deleted Scenes with Optional Commentary
Ã¸ Theatrical Trailers
The DVD hits the streets October 9, 2007.
The cover art: