Disney and Pixar’s Luca will soon be available on Digital, 4K Ultra HD™, Blu-ray™ and DVD. On August 3rd, this film will be available on those formats and also include bonus features around the making of the film. This will include some new featurettes, two alternate openings, and deleted scenes.
Luca takes place along the Italian Riviera around a small seaside village. The story is about an unforgettable summer that two friends share together. It is a coming of age story with a twist, the two boys aren’t just having a carefree summer. They are also hiding a secret: They are really sea monsters from below the surface. Luca was originally released on Disney+ on June 18, 2021.
Here is a full look at what is coming with Luca when it is released on August 3rd on Digital, 4K Ultra HD™, Blu-ray™ and DVD:
Disney and Pixar’s “Luca” Bonus Features*
- Our Italian Inspiration – Experience the joy of discovery as Pixar artists travel to Cinque Terre, Italy, to absorb the beauty and culture of the coastal region which inspired the characters and the quintessential Italian backdrop of “Luca.”
- Secretly A Sea Monster – Explore the artistry and technical innovation of Luca’s transformation from sea monster to human, and how the theme of transformation is central to the emotional journey of the main characters.
- Best Friends – Best friends can challenge us, inspire us, annoy us, and encourage us. The cast and crew of “Luca” share their own stories about how besties influenced their lives, and how those experiences informed the creation of screen pals Luca, Alberto and Giulia.
- Deleted Scenes
- Introduction – Director Enrico Casarosa introduces scenes not included in the final version of “Luca.”
- Starfish Hunt (Alternate Opening) – Luca explores the shore and the sea, gathering mussels and starfish, in this serene alternate opening to the film.
- Isola Del Mare (Alternate Opening) – Luca welcomes viewers to the quiet island he calls home.
- Festa Del Mare – The boys go to a festival filled with fun … and danger.
- Here Comes Giulia – Giulia explores Isola Del Mare, where she meets Luca and Alberto, and asks so many questions.
- Gelato Trouble – Giulia offers to treat Luca and Alberto to something called “gelato.”
- Sea Monster Cannery – Luca dreams about a magical place filled with Vespas and gelato, but things aren’t quite what they seem.
*bonus features vary by product and retailer
|Voice Cast:||Jacob Tremblay as Luca Paguro|
|Jack Dylan Grazer as Alberto Scorfano|
|Emma Berman as Giulia Marcovaldo|
|Saverio Raimondo as Ercole Visconti|
|Maya Rudolph as Daniela Paguro|
|Marco Barricelli as Massimo Marcovaldo|
|Jim Gaffigan as Lorenzo Paguro|
|Directed by:||Enrico Casarosa|
|Produced by:||Andrea Warren, p.g.a.|
|Executive Producers:||Pete Docter|
|Screenplay by:||Jesse Andrews|
|Story by:||Enrico Casarosa|
|Music by:||Dan Romer|
Disney and Pixar’s “Luca” Product Specifications
|Street Date:||Digital: Aug. 3|
|Physical: Aug. 3|
|Product SKUs:||Digital: 4K UHD, HD, SD|
|Physical: 4K Ultra HD™ Combo Pack (4K UHD + Blu-ray™ Feature + Digital Code), Multi-Screen Edition (Blu-ray™ Feature + DVD + Digital Code) & DVD|
|Feature Run Time:||Approx. 95 minutes|
|Rating:||U.S. Rated PG|
|Bonus material not rated|
|Aspect Ratio:||Digital: 1.85:1|
|U.S. Audio:||4K Ultra HD™: English Dolby Atmos and 2.0 Descriptive Audio, English, French, Spanish and Italian 7.1 Dolby Digital Plus|
|Blu-ray™: English 7.1 DTS-HDMA and 2.0 Descriptive Audio, French, Spanish and Italian 5.1 Dolby Digital|
|DVD: English, French and Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital, English 2.0 Descriptive Audio|
|Digital: English Dolby Atmos (UHD only, some platforms), English 5.1 & 2.0 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 & 2.0 Dolby Digital, French 5.1 & 2.0 Dolby Digital, English Descriptive Audio 2.0 Dolby Digital (some platforms)|
|U.S. Subtitles:||4K Ultra HD™: English SDH, Spanish, French, Italian|
|Blu-ray™: English SDH, Spanish, French, Italian|
|DVD: English SDH, Spanish, French|
|Digital: English SDH, Spanish, French (some platforms)|
What do you think about the release of Luca on Digital, 4K Ultra HD™, Blu-ray™ and DVD? Are you going to purchase a copy? What bonus feature are you most looking forward to? Share your thoughts and opinions in the comments below!