‘Hercules’ Theatrical & Extended Cut To Be Released in December

Both the Theatrical and Extended Cut of the Thrilling Adventure Debut on
3D Combo Pack, Blu-ray™ and DVD December 17, 2014

Paramount Pictures’ and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures’ wildly entertaining epic adventure HERCULES debuts on 3D Combo Pack, Blu-ray and DVD December 17, 2014 from Paramount Home Media Distribution. Global superstar Dwayne Johnson delivers an unforgettable performance as the mighty HERCULES in this thrilling story of strength, courage and heroism. When a terrifying new enemy threatens the innocent, HERCULES and his fearless team of warriors must lead their army in a battle against overwhelming odds. HERCULES boasts a sensational cast of acclaimed actors including Ian McShane (Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides), Joseph Fiennes (TV’s “American Horror Story”), Rufus Sewell (The Illusionist), and John Hurt (Immortals)

The HERCULES B 3D and Blu-ray include both the theatrical version of the film, as well as an extended cut (in 2D only) with exciting new action not seen in theaters. The sets also boast over an hour of in-depth, behind-the-scenes special features including 15 deleted and extended scenes, interviews with the cast and crew, a look at the weapons employed by HERCULES and his team, commentary featuring director
Brett Ratner and more.

HERCULES Single-Disc DVD

The single-disc DVD is presented in widescreen enhanced for 16:9 TVs with English 5.1 Dolby Digital, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital and English Audio Description and English, French and Spanish subtitles. The disc includes:

• Theatrical version in standard definition
o Commentary by director Brett Ratner and producer Beau Flynn
• Brett Ratner and Dwayne Johnson: An Introduction
• Hercules and his Mercenaries—Delve into the story behind the team assembled by Hercules for his perilous missions and the skills required of them.
• The Effects of Hercules—A behind-the-scenes look at the film’s spectacular visual effects.

HERCULES EXTENDED CUT – BLU-RAY (1 Disc)

Theatrical version in high definition
o Commentary by director Brett Ratner and producer Beau Flynn
• Extended cut in high definition
• Brett Ratner and Dwayne Johnson: An Introduction
• Hercules and his Mercenaries—Delve into the story behind the team assembled by Hercules for his perilous missions and the skills required of them.
• Weapons!—Exploration of the weapons created for the spectacular action scenes, including training with the actors.
• The Bessi Battle—Discover how one of the major action sequences of the film was created with the filmmakers, actors, stunt team, make-up effects and more.
• The Effects of Hercules—A behind-the-scenes look at the film’s spectacular visual effects.
• 15 Deleted/Extended Scenes

HERCULES 3D BLU-RAY (2 Disc – 3D + Blu-ray Disc)
This includes the same details as the Blu-ray extended disc and includes the 3D disc featuring the theatrical version of the film.

HERCULES Blu-ray
The theatrical version of HERCULES on Blu-ray is presented in 1080p high definition with English 7.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, (7.1 Dolby TrueHD compatible), French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital and English Audio Description and English, English SDH, French and Spanish subtitles.

HERCULES Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack
The 3D Combo Pack includes the Extended Cut Blu-ray , as well as a Blu-ray 3D with the theatrical version of the film presented in 1080p high definition with English 7.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, German 5.1 Dolby Digital, Italian 5.1 Dolby Digital Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital and English Audio Description and English, English SDH, French Dutch, Italian, Spanish subtitles.