Paramount Home Entertainment Media Distribution has announced today that Christopher Nolan’s hit film Interstellar will debut on Digital HD March 17 and on Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand March 31. The Blu-ray release for Interstellar is set to include a cell from an original 70MM IMAX print of the film in addition to three hours of bonus content, such as:
The Science of Interstellar—Extended cut of the broadcast special.
Plotting an Interstellar Journey—Discusses the film’s origins, influences and narrative designs.
Life on Cooper’s Farm—Bringing Americana and the grounded nature of a farm to a sci-fi space movie.
The Dust—Learn how cast and crew avoided sand blindness, and see how to create, and clean up after, a catastrophic dust storm.
TARS and CASE—Designing and building these unique characters and how they were brought to life on set and in the film.
Cosmic Sounds—The concepts, process, and recording of Hans Zimmer’s unforgettable score.
The Space Suits—A look at the design and build of the suits and helmets, and what it was like to wear them.
The Endurance—Explore this massive set with a guided tour by production designer Nathan Crowley.
Shooting in Iceland: Miller’s Planet/Mann’s Planet—Travel with the cast and crew to Iceland and see the challenges they faced in creating two vastly different worlds in one country.
The Ranger and the Lander—A look at the other two spaceships in the film.
Miniatures in Space—Marvel at the large-scale models used in the explosive docking sequence.
The Simulation of Zero-G—Discover the various methods that the filmmakers used to create a zero gravity environment.
Celestial Landmarks—Explore how the filmmakers used practical special effects informed by real scientific equations to give the illusion of real space travel for both the actors and the audience.
Across All Dimensions and Time—A look at the concept and design of the Tesseract, which incorporated a practical set rather than a green screen.
Final Thoughts—The cast and crew reflect back on their Interstellar experience.
Starring Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Bill Irwin, Ellen Burstyn, John Lithgow and Michael Caine, Interstellar was directed by Christopher Nolan from a script he co-wrote with his brother, Jonathan. The film has grossed over $660 million worldwide.