Genius Products and The Weinstein Company will be releasing the Viking/sci-fi/actioner Outlander on DVD on May 19th, reports IGN. The disc will include bonus features such as deleted scenes, commentary, visual effects tests, and more.
“In a story described by reviewers as Beowulf meets Predator,” the release for the DVD reads, “a spacecraft crash-lands in ancient Norway, bringing with it a bloodthirsty alien beast. As the creature ravages the Viking world, one soldier, the only surviving member of his clan, attempts to form an alliance with two warring Viking tribes, combining advanced technology with Iron Age weaponry to hunt the beast before it can destroy them all.”
The film stars Jim Caviezel (The Passion of the Christ), Sophia Myles (Underworld), Ron Perlman (Hellboy), and John Hurt (Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull). The Outlander DVD will retail for $19.97 and include the following bonus features:
-Commentary by Writer/Director Howard McCain, Writer Dirk Blackman, and Producer Chris Roberts and John Schimmel
-Visual Effects Tests
-Production Design Galleries