James Bond will be back on Blu-Ray in November this
year with six selected titles, with the rest due
James Bond On Blu-Ray
5th June 2008
News that the James Bond library of movies
is to be released on Blu-Ray should be of no surprise to fans
watchers alike. With Sony's grip on the two Daniel Craig films
through their part-ownership of MGM, and the high-definition
disc war well and truly over, it was only a matter of time before
007 popped up on Blu-Ray.
MI6 understands that special features
will be identical to last year's Ultimate
Edition DVDs, but some
of the bonus material is being reconstituted from original footage
to make the most of the high-def format. According to sources,
transfer will be taken from the 4k
digital restorations made for the Ultimate Edition release.
is to date the only 007 movie released on the Blu-Ray format. It was the best-selling Blu-Ray title in 2007
and was awarded live-action title of the year.