Mon Aug 2 2010 - In a news exclusive, 20th Century Fox has given us word that The Rocky Horror Picture Show will be released on Blu-ray Disc on October 19th, 2010.
In addition to a wealth of new features as well as fan favorites from the LaserDisc and DVD releases, the RHPS Blu-ray will come with remastered 1080p MPEG-4 video (aspect ratio: 1.66:1) and DTS-HD MA 7.1 audio (as well as the original mono audio). Here's a rundown of the features:
â€¢ Restored Picture - Brand New 4K/2K Master From The Original Camera Negatives
â€¢ The Midnight Experience: The Late Night, Double Feature, Picture-in-Picture Show, Vintage Callback Track (Unrated), Prop Box, Trivia Track
â€¢ BD-LIVE: Live Lookup, Powered by IMDb
â€¢ Rocky-oke: Sing It!
â€¢ Don't Dream It, Be It: The Search for the 35th Anniversary Shadowcast, Part I
â€¢ An-tic-i-pation: The Search for the 35th Anniversary Shadowcast, Part II
â€¢ Mick Rock (A Photographer)
â€¢ Mick Rock's Picture Show (A Gallery)
â€¢ Pressbook and Poster Gallery
Previously Seen Features:
â€¢ Audio Commentary by Richard O'Brien and Patricia Quinn
â€¢ Deleted Musical Scenes and Outtakes
â€¢ Alternate Credit Ending and Misprint Ending
â€¢ Rocky Horror Double Feature Video Show
â€¢ Beacon Theater, New York City "Time Warp" Music Video (possibly from the 15th Anniversary VHS/LaserDisc?)
(NOTE: Both mono audio and aspect ratio have been confirmed by Fox Home Entertainment)
Amazon.com pre-order price is $18.49 now.