In May Paramount is releasing a number of new Blu-Ray and DVD sets, including the highly-anticipated collection of Original Series films on Blu-ray, which comes with many new special features. Paramount has released three new promo videos for the set, including a peeks at the ‘Star Trek Summit.’ See below for details.
Preview of TOS Movies Blu-ray set and Star Trek Summit
The Star Trek: Original Motion Picture Collection contains each of the TOS era feature films in HD with many new special features, including new audio commentaries and new featurettes. There is also a seventh bonus disk called Star Trek Summit,’ which is a new 70-minute roundtable featuring William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, Patrick Stewart, and Jonathan Frakes, moderated by Whoopi Goldberg.
A couple of preview of the ‘Summit’ are now available.
There is also a short preview video for the set at AmazonUK
You can pre-order the set now at Amazon.
Amazon pre-order $97.99 [discounted from $139.99]
MORE UPCOMING STAR TREK BLU-RAY & DVD SETS
Star Trek: The Original Series – Season One [Blu Ray – April 28]
All 29 episodes of the first season of Star Trek The Original Series, remastered in HD. Contains almost all the special features from the previous DVD and HD-DVD Season One sets. Offers new ‘seamless branching’ functionality to allow episodes to be viewed with the original special effects or the new digital special effects. [7 Blu-ray disks]
Amazon pre-order: $77.99 [discounted $129.99]
Star Trek: Motion Picture Trilogy [Blu Ray & DVD – May 12]
Theatrical versions of the three ‘Genesis’ Star Trek movies (Wrath of Khan, Search for Spock, The Voyage Home) in HD. Includes new commentaries and featurettes from ‘Original Motion Picture Collection’ (in HD) but without the original special features from the previous DVD sets or the new Blu-ray data features. [3 Blu-ray disks]
Best Of Star Trek – TOS & TNG [DVD – May 12]
Two four episode ‘starter kits’ for the new fan (1 Disk each):
TOS Disk: "The City on the Edge of Forever," "The Trouble with Tribbles," "Balance of Terror," and "Amok Time."
TNG Disk: "The Best of Both Worlds" (Parts 1 & 2), "Yesterday’s Enterprise," and "The Measure of a Man."
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Thanks to John from the UK for sending in links