The Basterds are coming

Basterds Japanese PosterBasterds is still making money like crazy (Source: ABC) and it’s still keeping columnists busy (this one: click; still gets the name wrong and some other things, but it’s a good read). At the same time, the BluRay and DVD release definitely seems to be going down before christmas (Source), so we are now trying to keep our Basterds DVD and BluRay overview page updated as much as possible. Stay tuned!

UPDATE: Yes, to the right you see the bitchin’ japanese poster (click it), and according to MovieWeb, actor Christoph Waltz will receive the “Hollywood Supporting Actor Award” for his performance in Quentin Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds.

UPDATE 2: By way of MovieWeb also, here are the special features of the DVD and BluRay release!

– Extended & Alternate Scenes
– Nation’s Pride – The film within the film Inglourious Basterds can be seen it its entirety
– Domestic and International Trailers
– Roundtable Discussion with Quentin Tarantino, Brad Pitt and film historian/critic Elvis Mitchell (Two-disc and Blu-ray only)
– The Making of Nation’s Pride (Two-disc and Blu-ray only)
– The Original Inglorious Bastards – a salute to the original 1978 film (Two-disc and Blu-ray only)
– A Conversation with veteran actor Rod Taylor (Two-disc and Blu-ray only)
– Rod Taylor on Victoria Bitters, the Australian beer (Two-disc and Blu-ray only)
– Quentin Tarantino’s Camera Angel (Two-disc and Blu-ray only)
– Hi Sallys – Gag Reel (Two-disc and Blu-ray only)
– Film Poster Gallery Tour with Elvis Mitchell (Two-disc and Blu-ray only)
– Inglourious Basterds Poster Gallery (Two-disc and Blu-ray only)
– Digital Copy of Inglourious Basterds (Two-disc and Blu-ray only)
– BD-Live — Access the BD-Live Center with your Internet-connected player to download the latest trailers, host a chat with your buddies, upload your own webcam commentary, and more! (Blu-ray only)

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Sebastian is the founder and owner of the Tarantino Archives and has been a fan and observer of QT for over two decades now, cherishing his work and the window in the the wider world of cinema his movies have opened up. Inspired as such, he runs the Spaghetti Western Database (SWDb), the Grindhouse Cinema Database (GCDb), Furious Cinema, its German sister Nischenkino and The Robert Rodriguez Archives. He lives in Berlin.

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