Summit and Lionsgate Home Entertainment have officially announced and detailed their home entertainment releases of the Jason Statham starring sequel ‘Mechanic: Resurrection’ which is set to arrive home early on Digital HD November 8 and followed by the 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack, Blu-ray and DVD releases on November 22, 2016. Hit the jump for the full announcement including disc specs, bonus content listings and more, plus artwork for all 3 physical releases.
A Mechanic’s Work Is Never Done
Jason Statham Stars in the Non-Stop Action-Thriller
Arriving on Digital HD on November 8
4K Ultra HD Combo Pack,Blu-rayTM, and DVD on November 22
SANTA MONICA, CA (October 3, 2016)– The action-packed, thrill ride Mechanic: Resurrection will be available on Digital HD on November 8 and on 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack (plus Digital HD), DVD (plus Digital), and On Demand November 22 from Lionsgate. Jason Statham (The Expendables series) “wastes no time delivering the bullet-spraying, jaw-smashing goods” (Variety) as Arthur Bishop,an assassin who makes each of his targets’ deaths look like accidents,whose calm retirement is shattered when a former employer requires his services.A film by Dennis Gansel (The Wave), Mechanic: Resurrection also features Jessica Alba (Sin City),Academy Award®winner Tommy Lee Jones (Best Supporting Actor, The Fugitive, 1993), and Michelle Yeoh (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon).
Arthur Bishop (Statham) returns as the Mechanic in the sequel to the 2011 action-thriller. When the deceitful actions of a cunning but beautiful woman (Alba) force him to return to the life he left behind, Bishop’s life is once again in danger as he has to complete an impossible list of assassinations of the most dangerous men in the world.
The home entertainment release of Mechanic: Resurrection includes five behind-the-scenes featurettes looking at the development of the sequel, scoring the film, a breakdown of the Malaysian prison break sequence, and in-depth interviews with Michelle Yeoh and Jason Statham. The blu-ray disc of Mechanic: Resurrection will feature a Dolby Atmos® soundtrack remixed specifically for the home theater environment to place and move audio anywhere in the room, including overhead.Mechanic: Resurrection will be available on 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack, Blu-Ray Combo Pack, and DVD for $42.99, $39.99 and $29.95, respectively.
MECHANIC: RESURRECTION SPECIAL FEATURES
- “Engineering the Sequel: Inside Mechanic: Resurrection” Featurette
- “Scoring the Action Film with Mark Isham” Featurette
- “The Malaysian Prison” Featurette
- “Michelle Yeoh, Secret Ally” Featurette
- “Statham on Stunts” Featurette
MECHANIC: RESURRECTION PROGRAM INFORMATION
Year of Production: 2016
Title Copyright: Mechanic: Resurrection © 2015 ME2 Productions,Inc. All Rights Reserved. Artwork & Supplementary Materials © 2016 Summit Entertainment, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Rating: R for Violence Throughout and Language
Closed Captioned: NA
Subtitles: English and Spanish; English SDH
Feature Run Time: 105Minutes
4K Blu-ray Format: 2160p Ultra High Definition, 16×9 Widescreen (2.40:1)
Blu-ray Format: 1080p High Definition,16×9 Widescreen 2.40:1)
DVD Format: 16×9 Widescreen 2.40:1)
4K Blu-ray Audio: English Dolby Atmos, English 2.0 Dolby Digital Audio Optimized for Late-Night Listening
Blu-ray Audio: English Dolby Atmos, English 2.0 Dolby Digital Audio Optimized for Late-Night Listening, English Descriptive Audio
DVD Audio: English 5.1 Dolby Digital Audio, English Descriptive Audio
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