Today is a day many Star Wars fans have been waiting for: “The Last Jedi” is finally available to view on devices via Movies Anywhere. And if that’s not enough for fans, the eighth movie in the series is available in 4K Ultra HD.
Fans with a little patience will be rewarded with quite a few bonus features on The Last Jedi Blu-ray disc, which comes out on March 27. Perhaps most notable is the fact that there are 14 never-before-seen deleted scenes that will be included on the disc. The Blu-ray version also will be in 4K Ultra HD and have Dolby Vision HDR and Dolby Atmos immersive audio.
Here is a complete list of the features included in the Blu-ray release:
The Director and the Jedi — Go deep behind the scenes with writer-director Rian Johnson on an intimate and personal journey through the production of the movie–and experience what it’s like to helm a global franchise and cultural phenomenon.
Balance of the Force — Explore the mythology of the Force and why Rian Johnson chose to interpret its role in such a unique way.
Lighting the Spark: Creating the Space Battle — Get a close-up look at the epic space battle, from the sounds that help propel the action, through the practical and visual effects, to the characters who bring it all to life.
Snoke and Mirrors — Motion capture and Star Wars collide as the filmmakers take us through the detailed process of creating the movie’s malevolent master villain.
Showdown on Crait — Break down everything that went into creating the stunning world seen in the movie’s final confrontation, including the interplay between real-word locations and visual effects, reimagining the walkers, designing the crystal foxes, and much more.
Andy Serkis Live! (One Night Only) — Writer-director Rian Johnson presents two exclusive sequences from the movie featuring Andy Serkis’ riveting, raw on-set performance before his digital makeover into Snoke.
Deleted Scenes — With an introduction and optional commentary by writer-director Rian Johnson.
Audio Commentary — View the movie with in-depth feature audio commentary by writer-director Rian Johnson.