Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has officially announced and detailed their releases for the latest season of the acclaimed HBO series created by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy. ‘Westworld Season 2: The Door’ will be available to own early on Digital beginning July 23, with the 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD releases to follow on December 4, 2018. Continue after the jump to check out the full announcement for the release including bonus content listings and disc specs, plus artwork for the 4K Ultra HD and Blu-ray releases.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WHO RUNS THE WORLD?
FIND OUT AS WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT GETS SET TO RELEASE EMMY®-NOMINATED
WESTWORLD SEASON 2: THE DOOR
AVAILABLE ON 4K ULTRA HDTM, BLU-RAYTM AND DVD
DECEMBER 4, 2018
Includes All-New Immersive Special Features Exclusive to the Limited Edition 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD
Digital Release Including Never-Before-Seen Bonus Content Launching
July 23, 2018
BURBANK, CA (July 16, 2018) – The gravity of a limitless world continues to pull fans in for the second season of HBO’s sci-fi hit series Westworld, nominated for 21 Emmy® Awards across a range of categories including Outstanding Drama Series. Today, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment is announcing Westworld Season 2: The Door is coming to 4K Ultra HD ($64.99), Blu-ray ($54.97 SRP) and DVD ($49.99) featuring all 10 riveting episodes plus exclusive immersive bonus features on December 4, 2018. Both the Limited Edition 4K Ultra HD and standard Blu-ray release will feature a Digital Copy of the series.
Westworld Season 2: The Door will also be available to own on digital July 23, 2018. Consumers can enjoy all 10 episodes in high definition and standard definition (retail $38.99/$28.99) along with never-before-seen bonus content.
Created for television by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, and based on the film written by best-selling author Michael Crichton, Westworld is produced by Kilter Films and Bad Robot Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television. The award-winning HBO series is executive produced by Nolan, Joy, J.J. Abrams, Richard J. Lewis, Roberto Patino, Athena Wickham and Ben Stephenson.
Westworld: Season Two features a star-studded cast led by Golden Globe winner Ed Harris (A Beautiful Mind), Golden Globe and Emmy® nominee Evan Rachel Wood (The Wrestler), and Golden Globe nominee Thandie Newton (Crash) along with Jeffrey Wright (Boardwalk Empire), James Marsden (X-Men Days of Future Past), Tessa Thompson (Creed), Indgrid Bolsø Berdal (Chernobyl Diaries), Clifton Collins Jr. (Pacific Rim), Fares Fares (Zero Dark Thirty), Luke Hemsworth (The Reckoning), Katja Herbers (Manhattan), Louis Herthum (Longmire), Simon Quarterman (The Devil Inside), Talulah Riley (Inception), Rodrigo Santoro (300, The 33), Angela Sarafyan (American Horror Story), Gustaf Skarsgärd (Vikings) and Shannon Woodward (Raising Hope).
In Season Two, viewers are welcomed back to Westworld, where the puppet show is over and the newly liberated “hosts” are coming for humankind. Dolores (Evan Rachel Wood) takes charge, Maeve (Thandie Newton) is on a mission and the Man in Black (Ed Harris) is back. Chaos takes control in this dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness, the birth of a new form of life and the evolution of sin.
The second season of Westworld has earned 21 Emmy® Nominations* including: Outstanding Drama Series, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series (Ed Harris and Jeffrey Wright), Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series (Evan Rachel Wood), Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series (Thandie Newton) and Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series (Jimmi Simpson).
“We are thrilled to release the second season of HBO’s critically-acclaimed series Westworld on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD and Digital” said Rosemary Markson, Senior Vice President, Television Marketing, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment. “With a riveting plot showcasing the evolution of artificial intelligence, the immersive capabilities of these viewing experiences is a perfect complement, and the plethora of all-new, behind-the-scene extras adds to the replay and collectability of this extraordinary show.”
The Limited Edition 4K Ultra HD discs of Westworld Season 2: The Door will feature Dolby Visionä HDR that dramatically expands the color palette and contrast range and uses dynamic metadata to automatically optimize the picture for every screen, frame by frame.
Also, the 4K Ultra HD discs and Blu-ray discs of Westworld Season 2: The Door will feature Dolby Atmos® soundtracks remixed specifically for the home theater environment to place and move audio anywhere in the room, including overhead. To experience Dolby Atmos at home, a Dolby Atmos enabled AV receiver and additional speakers are required, or a Dolby Atmos enabled sound bar; however, Dolby Atmos soundtracks are also fully backward compatible with traditional audio configurations and legacy home entertainment equipment.
*Additional 2018 Emmy Nominations for the second season of Westworld include Outstanding Production Design, Outstanding Casting, Outstanding Cinematography, Outstanding Fantasy/Sci-Fi Costumes, Outstanding Hairstyling, Outstanding Creative Achievement in Interactive Media, Outstanding Main Title Design, Outstanding Makeup (Non-Prosthetic), Outstanding Prosthetic Makeup, Outstanding Music Composition for a Series, Outstanding Music Supervision, Outstanding Sound Editing, Outstanding Sound Mixing, Outstanding Special Visual Effects and Outstanding Stunt Coordination.
DIGITAL SPECIAL FEATURES**
Bring Yourself Back Online (New)
Reflections on Season Two – Dolores, Teddy and Bernard
Of Love and Shogun – Maeve, Hector and Lee
Journeys and Technology – Stubbs, Logan and Clementine
The Buzz: On the Red Carpet
Return To Westworld
Creating Westworld’s Reality
Creating Westworld’s Reality: An Evocative Location
Creating Westworld’s Reality: Fort Forlorn Hope
Creating Westworld’s Reality: The Delos Experiment
Paved with the Best Intentions: The Evolution of the DELOS Corp. (New)
Violent Delights Have Violent Ends (New)
**Special Features are subject to change
10 ONE-HOUR EPISODES:
Journey Into Night
Virtu e Fortuna
The Riddle of the Sphinx
Akane No Mai
ABOUT 4K ULTRA HD BLU-RAY
The Limited Edition Ultra HD Blu-ray showcases 4K resolution with High Dynamic Range (HDR) and a wider color spectrum, offering consumers brighter, deeper, more lifelike colors for a home entertainment viewing experience like never before.
For the complete 4K Ultra HD experience with HDR, a 4K Ultra HD TV with HDR, an Ultra HD Blu-ray player and a high-speed HDMI (category 2) cable are required.
The second season of Westworld will be available to own on Digital July 23, 2018. Digital purchase allows consumers to instantly stream and download all episodes to watch anywhere and anytime on their favorite devices. Digital movies and TV shows are available from various digital retailers including Amazon Video, iTunes, Google Play, Vudu, and others. A Digital Copy is also included with the purchase of specially marked Blu-ray & 4K Ultra HD discs for redemption and cloud storage.
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