Jason Bourne Blu-ray and Ultra HD Coming December 6th

Posted in 4K, Action, Blu-ray, DTS:X, HDR, Pre-orders, Thriller, Ultra HD, Universal on October 21st, 2016 by Dave

Jason Bourne Blu-ray

Jason Bourne has been announced by Universal Studios Home Entertainment for release on Blu-ray and 4K Ultra HD on December 6th, 2016.

Director Paul Greengrass and editor Christopher Rousehe wrote the fifth installment of the Bourne film series.

Matt Damon reprises his role as the main character Jason Bourne.

Bourne is still on the run from the CIA as he tries to learn about his father with the help of Nicky Parsons.

Along with Matt Damon, the cast includes Julia Stiles, Tommy Lee Jones, Alicia Vikander, Vincent Cassel, Riz Ahmed and Ato Essandoh.

Jason Bourne was directed by Paul Greengrass, who also helmed Green Zone, United 93, Captain Phillips, The Bourne Ultimatum, The Bourne Supremacy.

The movie had a middle of the road critical response, earning a Rotten Tomatoes score of 56%.

The public response was stronger, with an IMDb score of 6.9/10.

Jason Bourne was a success in the cinema as well, taking in $162.1M at the US box office, for an international total over $400M.

Planned features for the disc include a 1080p video encode presented at 2.40:1, with an object based DTS:X soundtrack.

jasonbourne4kThe Ultra HD also features DTS:X, along with a 2160p transfer with HDR.

This release will also include a tidy collection of production featurettes.

The retail price is $34.98, and you can pre-order it from Amazon for $19.96, saving 43%!

Alternatively you can add it to your Blu-rayStats Wishlist.

The retail price for Ultra HD is $44.98, and at Amazon for $26.96 (Blu-rayStats Wishlist).

Jason Bourne Blu-ray Extras:

  • Bringing Back Bourne – Matt Damon and Director Paul Greengrass discuss how they brought a beloved character back to the big screen.
  • Bourne to Fight – A behind-the-scenes look at the fight sequences in Jason Bourne.
  • Close Quarters – A behind-the-scenes look at the brutal fight between Jason Bourne and Christian Dassault.
  • Underground Rumble – Matt Damon, Vincent Cassel, and fight coordinator Roger Yuan discuss how they staged Bourne’s final showdown with The Asset.
  • The Athens Escape – Matt Damon, stunt coordinator Gary Powell and second unit director Simon Crane discuss the challenges of shooting a chase sequence through cramped city streets.
  • Convention Chaos – Join the cast and crew on location in Las Vegas as they film the final act of Jason Bourne.
  • Shutting Down the Strip – A behind-the-scenes look at one of the wildest car chases in Bourne history.

Jason Bourne Blu-ray Synopsis:

Matt Damon returns to his most iconic role in Jason Bourne. Paul Greengrass, the director of The Bourne Supremacy and The Bourne Ultimatum, once again joins Damon for the next chapter of Universal Pictures’ Bourne franchise, which finds the CIA’s most lethal operative drawn out of the shadows. Damon is joined by Alicia Vikander, Vincent Cassel and Tommy Lee Jones, while Julia Stiles reprises her role in the series.

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