Star Wars: The Force Awakens shattered box office records with over $926 million domestic and $2.05 billion worldwide. This morning it was announced that the epic movie will be available on Digital HD on April 1 and on Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD on April 5.
There are a number of Special Features included with the Blu-ray Combo Pack that are going to make Star Wars fans very happy. Secrets will be revealed through extensive footage, never-before-seen deleted scenes, and exclusive interviews with the actors and filmmakers. Bonus features include:
• Secrets of The Force Awakens: A Cinematic Journey – Discover the complete story behind the making of the film through in-depth footage and exclusive interviews with the actors and filmmakers in this feature documentary.
• The Story Awakens: The Table Read – Cast members reflect on the memorable day they all first came together to read the movie’s script.
• Building BB-8 – See how the filmmakers brought the newest droid to the screen, creating an instant fan favorite.
• Crafting Creatures – Watch movie magic as the filmmakers bring a cast of new creatures to life.
• Blueprint of a Battle: The Snow Fight – Go deeper into the epic lightsaber battle between Rey and Kylo Ren.
• John Williams: The Seventh Symphony – The legendary composer shares personal insights of his work on Star Wars.
• ILM: The Visual Magic of The Force – An insider’s look into the digital artistry of the movie’s visual effects.
• Force For Change – See how the Star Wars: Force for Change initiative has united Star Wars fans all over the globe to help others.
• Deleted Scenes
Star Wars: The Force Awakens saw the reteaming of original Star Wars stars Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher, along with Anthony Daniels, the only actor to have been in all seven Star Wars films. They were joined by newcomer Daisy Ridley as Rey; John Boyega as reluctant stormtrooper Finn; Adam Driver as the villainous Kylo Ren and Oscar Isaac as Resistance pilot Poe Dameron. Star Wars: The Force Awakens was directed by J.J. Abrams and written by Lawrence Kasdan, J.J. Abrams and Michael Arndt. Acclaimed composer John Williams returned to score Star Wars: The Force Awakens, ultimately earning his 50th Oscar nomination.