Paramount Pictures has officially announced the release dates for the sci-fi thriller Annihilation to Digital, Blu-ray, UHD BD, and DVD. The film will first be available in digital formats including 4k/HDR on May 22, 2018, followed by disc and On Demand one week later on May 29, 2018.
Annihilation is currently available to pre-order in digital formats including 4k from iTunes, FandangoNow and Vudu for $14.99. Unlike other digital titles, the $14.99 is the price for either SD, HD or UHD.
On Blu-ray, Annihilation is presented in 1080p (Blu-ray) and 2160p/HDR (Ultra HD Blu-ray) with a Dolby Atmos soundtrack. Audio is also provided in French and Spanish in 5.1 Dolby Audio, as well as English Audio Description and English, English SDH, French, and Spanish subtitles.
The Blu-ray combo editions of Annihilation include plenty of extra bonus content broken down into three parts: Part 1 – Southern Reach; Part 2 – Area X; and Part 3 – To The Lighthouse. Each section has two featurettes providing insight into the making of the film.
- Part 1 – SOUTHERN REACH
- Refractions – See how director Alex Garland created the tone, textures and color palettes for the various film environments on set.
- For Those That Follow – Listen to the cast’s perspective on their roles and learn why they found the story so intriguing.
- Part 2 – AREA X
- Shimmer – See how filmmakers transformed real set locations to create the world of Annihilation.
- Vanished into Havoc – Check out all the action as cast and crew walk you through the mind-blowing stunts and special effects.
- Part 3 – TO THE LIGHTHOUSE
- Unfathomable Mind – Learn why the visual effects are integral to achieving director Alex Garland’s overall vision for Annihilation.
- The Last Phase – Listen to the cast and crew share their fondest memories from filming Annihilation.