20th Century-Fox Home Entertainment just made July 17 the most popular street-date Tuesday of the year for important new theatrical releases with the announcement this week that director Jay Chandrasekhar’s Super Troopers 2 and Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs will both be available on that date as DVD and Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack Product offerings.
Already in place on this mid-July date are Warner Bros. Home Entertainment’s Rampage and Universal Pictures Home Entertainment’s Truth or Dare and I Feel Pretty.
Everyone must be terrified of Paramount Home Media’s A Quiet Place, which has July 10 all to itself!
As to writer/director Wes Anderson’s animated stop-motion production of Isle of Dogs, it arrives on July 17 with an ARR of 116 days and domestic ticket sales of $31.4 million.
Bonus features for this futuristic tale of dogs being banned from Japan to “Trash Island” and a young boy’s quest to find his friend include a half-dozen production featurettes — “Animators,” “Isle of Dogs Cast Interviews,” “Puppets,” “An Ode to Dogs,” “Magasaki City and Trash Island” and “Weather and Elements.”
Joining Isle of Dogs on July 17 is the director Jay Chandrasekhar’s Super Troopers 2. The ARR comes in at 88 days and the box office take was $30.3 million.
Bonus goodies include extended and deleted scenes, a “Making Of” featurette and the featurette titled “Kevin Heffernan: Method Actor.”