In addition to the details for the home release of The Force Awakens, here is a little trailer that was put together for you, the fan, to watch and get you excited about this coming April.
- Secrets of The Force Awakens: A Cinematic Journey – For the first time, discover the complete story behind the making of The Force Awakens, revealed through in-depth footage and exclusive interviews with the actors and filmmakers in this feature documentary
- The Story Awakens: The Table Read – Cast members familiar and new reflect on the memorable day they all first came together to read the movie’s script
- Building BB-8 – See how the filmmakers brought the newest droid to the screen, creating an instant fan favorite in the Star Wars universe
- Crafting Creatures – Watch movie magic as the filmmakers bring a cast of new creatures to life
- Blueprint of a Battle: The Snow Fight – Go deeper into the epic, climactic lightsaber battle between Rey and Kylo Ren
- John Williams: The Seventh Symphony – The legendary composer shares personal insights of his work on Star Wars and The Force Awakens
- ILM: The Visual Magic of The Force – An insider’s look into the remarkable digital artistry of the movie’s visual effects.
- Force For Change – Heroes come in all shapes and sizes. See how the Star Wars: Force for Change initiative has united Star Wars fans all over the globe to help others
- Plus Deleted Scenes
If you watched the trailer, one of those deleted scenes includes a shot of Kylo Ren making his way onto the Millenium Falcon. As mentioned before, the home releases will have content available only via certain retailers like Target, Walmart, and Best Buy. Here’s the exclusive content that their retail locations will offer:
- TARGET – The Target Star Wars: The Force Awakens Blu-ray Combo Pack comes with exclusive packaging and an added 20 minutes of bonus content, including never-before-seen interviews with Daisy Ridley and John Boyega and a deeper look at the movie’s costumes and weaponry
- WALMART – The Walmart Star Wars: The Force Awakens Blu-ray Combo Pack comes with exclusive BB-8 packaging and an exclusive Star Wars Galactic Connexions trading disc
- BEST BUY – The Best Buy Star Wars: The Force Awakens Blu-ray Combo Pack features exclusive SteelBook Packaging
Based on what’s been listed as far as bonus content is concerned, this is a must have for any fan of the series or fan of Blu-Rays/DVDs. Some of the bonus highlights have to be the documentary on the making of The Force Awakens as well as the cast table read. It would be amazing if the footage included their reactions for the first time while reading the script as a cast. But you’ll have to wait until the release to see if that happens.
You can take home The Force Awakens in Digital HD on April 1st and Blu-Ray/DVD on April 5th.