Walt Disney Home Entertainment has officially announced Peyton Reed’s Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018) is coming to Blu-ray and 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray. Starring Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Peña, Walton Goggins, Bobby Cannaval, Hannah John-Kamen and Laurence Fishburne, the discs will be available for purchase from October 16th.
In Ant-Man and The Wasp, Scott Lang (Paul Rudd) is struggling with the consequences of his choices, as both the superhero Ant-Man and a father, in the aftermath of Captain America: Civil War. As he struggles to rebalance his home life with his responsibilities as Ant-Man, he’s confronted by Hope van Dyne and Dr. Hank Pym with an urgent new mission to rescue Janet van Dyne from the Quantum Realm. Scott must once again put on the suit and learn to fight alongside The Wasp, all while attempting to serve house arrest, assist fast talking-Luis (Michael Peña) and the X-con Security crew, and thwart the efforts of a new adversary called Ghost (Hannah John-Kamen) and her ally Bill Foster (Laurence Fishburne)
Exclusive extras provide an inside look at some of Marvel Comics’ most celebrated characters and the consummate, comedic actors who portray them in “Ant-Man and The Wasp.” Featurettes spotlight Paul Rudd, who returns as good-hearted thief turned hero, Scott Lang, and delivers big laughs both on set and in theaters; Evangeline Lilly, who transforms into The Wasp, the first female character to be featured in the title treatment of a Marvel Studios film; and iconic actors Michael Douglas and Michelle Pfeiffer as super couple Hank and Janet Van Dyne. Viewers can explore more about the visual development artists and effects used to bring the characters to life and drastically alter the size of the Super Heroes and their surroundings. Additional extras include deleted scenes, bloopers, outtakes, and audio commentary by “Ant-Man” franchise director Peyton Reed.
BLU-RAY BONUS MATERIAL (may vary by retailer):
· Director’s Intro by Peyton Reed– The talented creator behind some of Marvel Studios’ funniest and most charming films will invite home audiences deeper into the world of “Ant-Man and The Wasp.”
· Making-of Featurettes:
– Back in the Ant Suit: Scott Lang – Hero and all-star dad Scott Lang keeps the laughs coming for the audience, cast and crew.
– A Suit of Her Own: The Wasp– Highly trained Hope Van Dyne is now the Wasp. See how some of her craziest stunts and action-packed scenes were brought to life.
– Subatomic Super Heroes: Hank & Janet– Hank Pym’s wife Janet was lost in the quantum realm. Trace the legacy of these characters and the iconic actors who portray them.
– Quantum Perspective: The VFX and Production Design of “Ant-Man and The Wasp”– Explore the movie’s visual effects and production design from a whole new viewpoint, in which every micro and macro detail counts.
· Gag Reel and Outtakes– Audiences are treated to the hilarious quips that did not make the film as well as exclusive outtakes from Stan Lee and Tim Heidecker.
– Gag Reel– Join in the fun with these outtakes from the set.
– Stan Lee Outtakes– Stan Lee tries out a series of hilarious one-liners for the scene in which his car shrinks.
– Tim Heidecker Outtakes– Check out Whale Boat Captain Daniel Goobler and his improvised whale-watching riffs.
· Deleted Scenes(with commentary by Director Peyton Reed)
– Worlds Upon Worlds– As Janet leads Hank through the surreal landscape of the quantum realm, they encounter an intelligent life form.
– Sonny’s on the Trail– On the hunt for Hank Pym and his lab, Sonny Burch and his henchmen check the security camera of a neighborhood bookstore.