Historical epic “Gladiator” is getting a Zavvi exclusive 4K Steelbook release in April

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On April 30th Zavvi are bringing us this new 3-disc (that should be 1 x 4K, 1 x Blu-ray and 1 x Bonus Features Blu-ray) steelbook release of Gladiator, which will feature – if it matches the US release (which it should) – a new 4K scan of the movie, as well as both the theatrical and extended cuts, and DTS:X audio (fully backward compatible with DTS:MA).

This release will have a very limited number of copies available, and pre-orders will be live around midday UK time on Monday April 2nd, so ignore the ‘sold out’ button for now.

Pre-order: Zavvi

Forced into slavery by the corrupt, incestuous heir to the throne, Roman general Maximus (Russell Crowe) becomes a gladiator. His prowess in the arena will eventually lead him to Rome, the Colosseum and a vengeful showdown with the new emperor. An Academy Award winning masterpiece, Gladiator is epic movie story-telling brought thrillingly into the 21st century by master director Ridley Scott (Blade Runner, Alien).

Bonus Features:

  • Theatrical Version – (149 Mins) With Audio Commentary
  • Extended Version – (164 Mins) With Introduction By Ridley Scott & Audio Commentary
  • The Scrolls Of Knowledge: U-Control Trivia Track & Interactive Featurettes
  • Visions From Elysium: U-Control
  • Strength And Honour: Creating The World Of Gladiator With Over 2 Hours Of New Content
  • Image & Design
  • Abandoned Sequences & Deleted Scenes

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1 Response

  1. Daniel Moń Daniel Moń says:

    Back looks cooler than front cover. Old steelbook edition had other way round but they could do something new and fresh for 4K release ?

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