luca blu rayDisney and Pixar have officially announced and detailed their upcoming releases of the animated film ‘Luca’. The film will be available to own on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD and Digital on August 3, 2021. Continue below to check out the full announcement for the releases including bonus content listings, disc specs and more.

“One of Pixar’s Best Films”

– Hoai-Tran Bui, /Film

This Summer, Embark on a Fun-Filled Adventure of Friendship on the Italian Riviera when Disney and Pixar’s Luca Splashes onto

Digital, 4K Ultra HD™, Blu-ray™ and DVD August 3

 

Includes Two Alternate Openings, Deleted Scenes and More

 

LOS ANGELES, CA (July 1, 2021) – Escape to the beautiful Italian seaside town of Portorosso when Disney and Pixar’s Luca arrives on digital, 4K Ultra HD™, Blu-ray™ and DVD August 3rd. The release touts a variety of bonus features including never-before-seen featurettes, deleted scenes and two alternate openings.

 

Film Synopsis

Set in a seaside town on the Italian Riviera, Disney and Pixar’s Luca is a coming-of-age story about a young boy experiencing an unforgettable summer. Luca shares his amazing adventures with his friend Alberto, but their fun is threatened by a deeply held secret: they’re sea monsters from a world below the water’s surface.

 

Disney and Pixar’s Luca Bonus Features*

  • Our Italian Inspiration – Experience the joy of discovery as Pixar artists travel to Cinque Terre, Italy, to absorb the beauty and culture of the coastal region which inspired the characters and the quintessential Italian backdrop of Luca.
  • Secretly A Sea Monster – Explore the artistry and technical innovation of Luca’s transformation from sea monster to human, and how the theme of transformation is central to the emotional journey of the main characters.
  • Best Friends – Best friends can challenge us, inspire us, annoy us, and encourage us. The cast and crew of Luca share their own stories about how besties influenced their lives, and how those experiences informed the creation of screen pals Luca, Alberto, and Giulia.
  • Deleted Scenes
    • Introduction – Director Enrico Casarosa introduces scenes not included in the final version of Luca.
    • Starfish Hunt (Alternate Opening) – Luca explores the shore and the sea, gathering mussels and starfish, in this serene alternate opening to the film.
    • Isola Del Mare (Alternate Opening) – Luca welcomes viewers to the quiet island he calls home.
    • Festa Del Mare – The boys go to a festival filled with fun…and danger.
    • Here Comes Giulia – Giulia explores Isola Del Mare, where she meets Luca and Alberto, and asks so many questions.
    • Gelato Trouble – Giulia offers to treat Luca and Alberto to something called “gelato.”
    • Sea Monster Cannery – Luca dreams about a magical place filled with Vespas and gelato, but things aren’t quite what they seem.

 

*bonus features vary by product and retailer

 

Voice Cast:                            Jacob Tremblay as Luca Paguro

                                                Jack Dylan Grazer as Alberto Scorfano

                                               Emma Berman as Giulia Marcovaldo

                                               Saverio Raimondo as Ercole Visconti

                                               Maya Rudolph as Daniela Paguro

                                               Marco Barricelli as Massimo Marcovaldo

                                               Jim Gaffigan as Lorenzo Paguro

 

Directed by:                           Enrico Casarosa

 

Produced by:                          Andrea Warren, p.g.a.

 

Executive Producers:            Pete Docter

Peter Sohn

Kiri Hart

 

Screenplay by:                       Jesse Andrews

Mike Jones

 

Story by:                                Enrico Casarosa

Jesse Andrews

Simon Stephenson

 

Music by:                                Dan Romer

 

Disney and Pixar’s Luca Product Specifications

Street Date:                           Digital: August 3

Physical: August 3

Product SKUs:                       Digital: 4K UHD, HD, SD

Physical: 4K Ultra HD™ Combo Pack (4K UHD + Blu-ray™ Feature + Digital Code), Multi-Screen Edition (Blu-ray™ Feature + DVD + Digital Code) & DVD

Feature Run Time:                Approx. 95 minutes

Rating:                                   U.S. Rated PG

Bonus material not rated

Aspect Ratio:                         Digital: 1.85:1

Physical: 1.85:1

U.S. Audio:                             4K Ultra HD™:  English Dolby Atmos and 2.0 Descriptive Audio, English, French, Spanish and Italian 7.1 Dolby Digital Plus

                                                Blu-ray™: English 7.1 DTS-HDMA and 2.0 Descriptive Audio, French, Spanish and Italian 5.1 Dolby Digital

DVD: English, French and Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital, English 2.0 Descriptive Audio

Digital: English Dolby Atmos (UHD only, some platforms), English 5.1 & 2.0 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 & 2.0 Dolby Digital, French 5.1 & 2.0 Dolby Digital, English Descriptive Audio 2.0 Dolby Digital (some platforms)

U.S. Subtitles:                        4K Ultra HD™:  English SDH, Spanish, French, Italian

                                                Blu-ray™: English SDH, Spanish, French, Italian

DVD: English SDH, Spanish, French

Digital: English SDH, Spanish, French (some platforms)

About Pixar Animation Studios

Pixar Animation Studios, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, is an Academy Award®-winning film studio with world-renowned technical, creative and production capabilities in the art of computer animation. The Northern California studio has created some of the most successful and beloved animated films of all time, including “Toy Story,” “Monsters, Inc.,” “Cars,” “The Incredibles,” “Ratatouille,” “WALL•E,” “Up,” “Brave,” “Inside Out,” “Coco” and “Soul.” Its movies and technology have won 40 Academy Awards® and the films have grossed more than $14 billion at the worldwide box office. “Luca,” Pixar’s 24th feature, is currently streaming on Disney+.

 

About Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution

Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) manages The Walt Disney Company’s vast content commercialization and distribution ecosystem that delivers the Company’s unparalleled storytelling to audiences worldwide. This entails P&L management and operation of the Company’s portfolio of streaming services including Disney+, Hulu, ESPN+ and the international general entertainment offering, Star; its linear television channels and the ABC-owned stations; theatrical film distribution; content licensing and distribution, including Disney Music Group; global advertising sales; and the technology that powers these groups. Using a wealth of consumer insights from across the Company, DMED makes content investment and distribution decisions to maximize audience engagement and commercial impact across platforms, collaborating with creative leaders in Disney’s Studios, General Entertainment, and Sports organizations.

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