Pixar’s latest exciting adventure Luca was originally scheduled to land in theaters, but due to the coronavirus pandemic and the shutdown of theaters around the world, the film was shown on Disney + instead. While the film’s release also came with a handful of special features on the making of the film, Luca will always receive a physical press release, filled with additional material for fans to immerse themselves even more fully in the experience. Fans who pick up a copy of the film at Walmart will be able to snatch up the 4K Ultimate Collector’s Edition, which includes an exclusive eBook, allowing viewers to read the story as it unfolds at the screen. Luca releases on Digital HD, 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD on August 3.
Located in a seaside town on the Italian Riviera, Disney and Pixar’s Luca is the story of a young boy who spends an unforgettable summer. Luca shares his incredible adventures with his friend Alberto, but their fun is threatened by a deep-seated secret: they are sea monsters from a world below the surface of the water.
The bonuses on the personal video output of the film are as follows (bonuses vary by product and retailer):
- Our Italian inspiration – Experience the joy of discovery as Pixar artists travel to Cinque Terre, Italy to soak up the beauty and culture of the coastal region that inspired the quintessential Italian characters and backdrop of Luca.
- Secretly a sea monster – Explore the art and technical innovation of Lucathe transformation from sea monster to human, and how the theme of transformation is central to the main characters’ emotional journey.
- Best friends – Best friends can challenge us, inspire us, annoy us and encourage us. The actors and the team of Luca share their own stories of how besties influenced their lives and how those experiences influenced the creation of screen buddies Luca, Alberto and Giulia.
- Deleted scenes
- Introduction – Director Enrico Casarosa features scenes not included in the final version of Luca.
- Starfish Hunt (alternate opening) – Luca explores the shore and sea, collecting mussels and starfish, in this serene alternate opening from the film.
- Isola Del Mare (Alternate Overture) – Luca greets viewers on the tranquil island he calls his home.
- Festa Del Mare – The boys go to a festival filled with fun… and danger.
- Here Comes Giulia – Giulia explores Isola Del Mare, where she meets Luca and Alberto, and asks so many questions.
- Gelato Trouble – Giulia offers to treat Luca and Alberto with something called “gelato”.
- Sea Monster Cannery – Luca dreams of a magical place filled with Vespas and ice cream, but things aren’t quite what they seem.
You can enter Luca Digital HD, 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD on August 3.
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