The existing Toy Story franchise films are all releasing to 4k Ultra HD Blu-ray on June 4th. The upgraded Disney/Pixar movies anticipate the premiere of Toy Story 4 in theaters on June 21st that introduces Keanu Reeves and Patricia Arquette among other actors joining the veteran cast.
Each of the films on 4k Blu-ray are packaged in 2-disc “Ultimate Collector’s Editions” with 4k Ultra HD, Blu-ray, and a Digital Code redeemable with Movies Anywhere or Apple iTunes (availability of 4k UHD resolution may depend on digital retailer).
As for specs, the Toy Story films are presented in 2160p at 1.78:1 aspect ratio with High Dynamic Range via HDR10. Each film offers English audio in Dolby Atmos and 2.0 Descriptive Audio, as well as French and Spanish audio in Dolby Digital 5.1. Subtitles are provided in English SDH, French and Spanish.
Bonus features are the same as the previously-released Blu-ray editions and only available on the 1080p Blu-ray disc including short films, featurettes, Buzz Lightyear Mission Logs, deleted scenes and more.
The artwork for the 4k Blu-ray editions looks great by the way. Each 4k release features a different character from the franchise: Woody, Jessie, and Buzz Lightyear on the cover in vibrant color illustrations. It doesn’t make for an easy choice between these and the SteelBook editions simultaneously hitting stores (scroll down for SteelBook packaging below).
Toy Story 2
Toy Story 3
Each of the Toy Story films will also be released to Limited Edition SteelBooks available in the US from Best Buy. These editions feature custom artwork on the front, back and inside of the hard-shell case. The SteelBook editions sell for $34.99 each at Best Buy.
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