Wednesday, December 4 2013, 12:07 PM MST
Holiday Gift Guide: Box Sets and Special Editions
Argo: The Declassified Extended Edition
Ben Affleck’s acclaimed drama gets an extended edition that adds an additional 9 minutes, new bonus features and bonus goodies.
The Dark Knight Trilogy: Ultimate Collector’s Edition
Includes Christopher Nolan’s three Batman films along with two new bonus features, Hot Wheel versons of the Batmobile, Batpod and Tumbler, collectable art cards, and a 48-page hardcover book.
James Dean: Ultimate Collector’s Edition
James Dean’s landmark films East of Eden, Rebel Without a Cause and Giant are included along with a trio of documentaries, a 40-page commemorative book, production memos and three mini reproductions of the original theatrical movie posters.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Extended Edition)
Peter Jackson’s extended version of the film features an additional 10 or so minutes, but the real value here is the nine hours of bonus material that explores the making of the film in depth.
The Jack Ryan Collection
This set includes The Hunt for Red October, Clear and Present Danger, Patriot Games and The Sum of All Fears. Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit starring Chris Pine as Ryan is due for release on January 17, 2014.
All four films and the previously released bonus features as well as an extra disc of new special features.
-Ryan Michael Painter