Universal Announces Steven Spielberg’s Directors Collection
Universal Studios Home Entertainment has revealed that they will be releasing a collection of Steven Spielberg’s films in on box set. Steven Spielberg’s Director’s Collection will be made available to own on Blu-ray and DVD October 14.
Th set will feature three movies from Spielberg that haven’t been released on Blu-ray until now. Starting with 1971′s Duel, Spielberg’s very first television feature, the collection spans Spielberg’s illustrious career and will include hits like his first theatrical release The Sugarland Express and his massive box office blockbusters Jaws, E.T. the Extra Terrestrial and Jurassic Park.
The eight films featured include (*Denotes First Time on Blu-ray™):
A traveling salesman (Dennis Weaver) is terrorized by an unseen trucker on a remote desert highway.
The Sugarland Express* (1974)
A mother (Goldie Hawn) desperately attempts to reunite her family by helping her husband escape prison and kidnapping their son.
When a seaside community is under attack by a great white shark, the chief of police (Roy Scheider), a marine biologist (Richard Dreyfuss) and a shark hunter (Robert Shaw) embark on a quest to destroy the beast.
1941*- Theatrical & Extended Version (1979)
Pandemonium erupts in Los Angeles after the WWII attack on Pearl Harbor in this wartime spoof starring Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi.
E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
A lost alien from space befriends a 10-year-old boy (Henry Thomas) who helps him find a way home.
After sacrificing himself to save a friend (John Goodman), a daredevil firefighting pilot (Richard Dreyfuss) returns to earth to help his surviving girlfriend (Holly Hunter) move on with the help of an angel (Audrey Hepburn).
Jurassic Park (1993)
Journey to an amazing theme park on a remote island where dinosaurs once again roam the earth and five people must battle to survive among the prehistoric predators. Starring Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum, Samuel L. Jackson and Sir Richard Attenborough.
The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
Four years since the disaster at Jurassic Park, two groups are in a race against time that will determine the fate of the remote island’s prehistoric inhabitants. Starring Jeff Goldblum, Julianne Moore, and Vince Vaughn.