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The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou (Blu-ray) The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou (Blu-ray)

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THE CRITERION COLLECTION

THE CRITERION COLLECTION

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Internationally famous oceanographer Steve Zissou (Bill Murray) and his crew, Team Zissou, set sail on an expedition to hunt down the mysterious, elusive, possibly nonexistent Jaguar Shark that killed Zissou’s partner during the documentary filming of their latest adventure. They are joined on their voyage by a young airline copilot (Owen Wilson), a pregnant journalist (Cate Blanchett), and Zissou’s estranged wife (Anjelica Huston). Wes Anderson has assembled an all-star cast that also includes Willem Dafoe, Jeff Goldblum, Michael Gambon, Noah Taylor, Seu Jorge, and Bud Cort for this wildly original adventure-comedy.

DIRECTOR-APPROVED BLU-RAY SPECIAL EDITION FEATURES

• New, restored digital transfer, approved by director Wes Anderson, with DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack

• Commentary by Anderson and cowriter Noah Baumbach • New interviews with actors Bill Murray, Willem Dafoe, and Jeff Goldblum • This Is an Adventure, a documentary by Antonio Ferrera, Albert Maysles, and Matthew Prinzing chronicling the production of the movie

• Mondo Monda, an Italian talk show featuring an interview with Anderson and Baumbach, hosted by Antonio Monda

• Interview with composer and Devo member Mark Mothersbaugh

• Ten performances of David Bowie songs in Portuguese by Brazilian recording artist and
actor Seu Jorge

• Intern video journal by actor Matthew Gray Gubler • Multiple interviews with the cast and crew, featuring behind-the-scenes footage

• Making-of featurette

• Nine deleted scenes

• Behind-the-scenes photos and original artwork from the film • Trailer

• PLUS: An insert featuring a cutaway view of The Belafonte, the ship from the film, Eric Anderson’s original illustrations, and a conversation between Wes and Eric conducted in 2005

Internationally famous oceanographer Steve Zissou (Bill Murray) and his crew, Team Zissou, set sail on an expedition to hunt down the mysterious, elusive, possibly nonexistent Jaguar Shark that killed Zissou’s partner during the documentary filming of their latest adventure. They are joined on their voyage by a young airline copilot (Owen Wilson), a pregnant journalist (Cate Blanchett), and Zissou’s estranged wife (Anjelica Huston). Wes Anderson has assembled an all-star cast that also includes Willem Dafoe, Jeff Goldblum, Michael Gambon, Noah Taylor, Seu Jorge, and Bud Cort for this wildly original adventure-comedy.

DIRECTOR-APPROVED BLU-RAY SPECIAL EDITION FEATURES

• New, restored digital transfer, approved by director Wes Anderson, with DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack

• Commentary by Anderson and cowriter Noah Baumbach • New interviews with actors Bill Murray, Willem Dafoe, and Jeff Goldblum • This Is an Adventure, a documentary by Antonio Ferrera, Albert Maysles, and Matthew Prinzing chronicling the production of the movie

• Mondo Monda, an Italian talk show featuring an interview with Anderson and Baumbach, hosted by Antonio Monda

• Interview with composer and Devo member Mark Mothersbaugh

• Ten performances of David Bowie songs in Portuguese by Brazilian recording artist and
actor Seu Jorge

• Intern video journal by actor Matthew Gray Gubler • Multiple interviews with the cast and crew, featuring behind-the-scenes footage

• Making-of featurette

• Nine deleted scenes

• Behind-the-scenes photos and original artwork from the film • Trailer

• PLUS: An insert featuring a cutaway view of The Belafonte, the ship from the film, Eric Anderson’s original illustrations, and a conversation between Wes and Eric conducted in 2005

Extras

DIRECTOR-APPROVED EDITION:

  • New, restored 4K digital film transfer, approved by director Wes Anderson, with 5.1 surround DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack on the Blu-ray edition
  • Audio commentary by Anderson and cowriter Noah Baumbach
  • This Is an Adventure, a documentary chronicling the film’s production
  • Mondo Monda, an Italian talk show featuring an interview with Anderson and Baumbach
  • Interview with composer Mark Mothersbaugh
  • Singer-actor Seu Jorge performing David Bowie songs in Portuguese
  • Intern video journal by actor Matthew Gray Gubler
  • Interviews with the cast and crew
  • Deleted scenes
  • Stills gallery
  • Trailer
  • PLUS: An insert featuring a conversation between Wes and Eric conducted in 2005

Additional Info

Additional Info

SKU 5050629357639
Catalogue Number CC2350BDUK
Product contents Single disc
Year 2004
Director Anderson, Wes
Format Blu-Ray
Publisher(s) Criterion Collection
Countries USA
Aspect ratio 2.34:1
Sound DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (48kHz, 24-bit)
Subtitles English SDH
Language(s) English
Running time 119 mins
Blu-ray region B
Certificate 15

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