It’s visually stylish blockbuster hits like X-Men: First Class that offer the most interesting bonus features come DVD/Blu-Ray release time, because production secrets are aplenty. The movie is available for retail purchase from September 9, and with it’s cornucopia of special-effect laden mutant goodness comes a bevy of extras, including an eight part behind-the-scenes featurette that offers fans a closer look at the making of the film, from pre-production to post.
One such featurette spotlights star of the upcoming Hunger Games adaptation Jennifer Lawrence, who played shapeshifter Mystique in the movie, and the labour-of-love process involved in bringing the character’s look to life. You can check this post for more info on this feature.
Official Details on the DVD/Blu-ray bonus features:
- – 10 Marvel “X-Men” Digital Comics with exclusive “X-Men: First Class” Backstory Comic
- – More than two hours of never-before-seen extras, including:
- — Cerebro Mutant Tracker: The complete interactive Mutant Database with interactive videos giving fans the ability to learn about their favorite mutants in the X-Men film franchise
- — Children of the Atom: An eight-part behind-the-scenes featurette, charting the film from pre-production through post-production, including visual effects techniques and cataloguing “X-Men” transformations through prosthetic make up and costume design
- — “X” Marks the Spot: An interactive feature allowing viewers the opportunity to learn more about specific scenes with talent interviews and behind-the-scenes footage
- — Extended and Deleted Scenes
- — BD-Live Portal with additional Cerebro Mutant Tracker profiles
- — Composer’s Isolated Score
- — Theatrical Trailer