If you saw the finale of Starz’s “Spartacus: Blood and Sand”, then you saw one hell of a violent, bloody finale. Find out how it all began September 21st when the first season of “Spartacus” slashes its way onto DVD and Blu-ray. Cover art and specs, including the first season trailer, below.
Executive produced by Rob Tapert, Sam Raimi, Joshua Donen and Steven S. DeKnight, “SPARTACUS: BLOOD AND SAND – The Complete First Season” on DVD and Blu-ray™ promises to take fans even deeper into the deadly brutality of gladiator games and the decadent machinations of Roman society with hours of bonus features delving behind the scenes into the making of a modern epic, including interviews and commentaries from the actors and filmmakers, augmented with rare production footage exploring the series’ ground-breaking visual effects, production and costume design.
Enhanced digital effects have been added to several of the episodes, and as a Blu-ray™ exclusive, four episodes have been personally selected as “Directors’ Cut Extended Episodes,” featuring content too risqué, even for cable TV!
The bonus features on “SPARTACUS: BLOOD AND SAND – The Complete First Season” are anything but spartan. Hours of featurettes, behind-the-scenes footage, audio commentaries, interviews, and outtakes will get the “thumbs up” from the casual Thracian to the die-hard Roman!
DVD and Blu-ray™ bonus features:
• Featurettes: Gladiator Camp, History Rewritten, Make-up Effects, The Hole, And more!
• Audio Commentaries
• Episodes with Enhanced Digital Effects
• Behind-The-Scenes Footage
Exclusive Blu-ray™ bonus feature:
• Four “Directors’ Cut Extended Episodes” personally selected by Executive Producer Rob Tapert