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United They Stand
The mutants are coming, the mutants are coming! One of the only sequels of the summer not to disappoint, X2: X-Men United will hit DVD on November 25th from Fox Home Entertainment. Just in time for Thanksgiving, the Bryan Singer-directed mutant-fest will be released in separate anamorphic widescreen and full screen versions, each a two disc set with plenty of extras: audio commentary by Singer and cinematographer Tom Sigel and a second commentary with writers Dan Harris and Michael Dougherty and producers Lauren Shuller-Donner and Tom DeSanto, plus . 11 new featurettes and 11 deleted/extended scenes, a still gallery, trailers and more.
Seven Seas
While it failed to sail the high seas this past summer, the animated adventure Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas will get another chance on November 18th courtesy of DreamWorks Home Entertainment. In the hopes of repeating Spirit-like DVD sales, DreamWorks will load up the flick, which features the voices of Brad Pitt, Michelle Pfeiffer and recent Oscar winner Catherine Zeta-Jones, with plenty of extras: audio commentary with directors Patrick Gilmore and Tim Johnson, 2 featurettes, the “Cyclops Island” 6-minute short exclusive to DVD, production notes, trailers and plenty of PC-enabled extras including games, printable masks and a color book. The set will include both anamorphic widescreen and full screen transfers, and there is no set retail price: MAP is $19.95.