‘Saw II’ and ‘Three… Extremes’ DVD Details Revealed

We’ve got a double dose of DVD news from Lions Gate Home Entertainment. Today details were released for both Darren Bousman’s Saw II (review #1, #2) and Three… Extremes (review), which features three short films by Japanese directors Takashi Miike, Fruit Chan and Park Chan-Wook. Saw II has gone on to make $80 million domestically, with much more to come. Read on for all of the details, and get ready for a bloody Valentine’s Day…
Fangoria reports:

“Fango got the word on DVD extras for SAW II, which slashed up the box office this fall and is coming in February from Lions Gate Home Entertainment. While video/audio specs aren’t available at the moment, the supplemental package will include:

• Audio commentary by director Darren Lynn Bousman and star Donnie Wahlberg
• Interviews
• The Making of SAW II featurette
• The Traps of SAW II featurette
• Creating the World of SAW II featurette
• Sounds of SAW II featurette
• Sharpening the Blade: The Postproduction of SAW II featurette
• Trailers

Retail price will be $28.98. Lions Gate director of marketing Chela Johnson also shared with Fango the cover art for the upcoming two-DVD release of THREE…EXTREMES, the Asian horror anthology from directors Fruit Chan, Takashi Miike and Park Chan-wook, which will hit shelves February 28. Confirming what we previously reported here, the extras will include DUMPLINGS, Chan’s feature-length expansion of his EXTREMES segment, and commentary by Miike (in Japanese with subtitles) on his BOX story. The widescreen, Dolby 5.1 release will include English and Spanish subtitles; retail price for this one will be $26.98.”

Source: Fangoria