Best Buy Offers ‘Thor’ in Limited-edition Packaging24 Aug, 2011 By: Ashley Ratcliff
BestBuy.com now has the Blu-ray/DVD combo pack of summer blockbuster Thor available for pre-order, featuring exclusive limited-edition packaging. Paramount Pictures and Marvel Studios will release the film on disc Sept. 13.
The collectible package showcases the first image of Marvel’s Thor, which appeared in the comic book “Journey into Mystery” #83 in August 1962 with cover art by Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott.
The combo pack also has a digital copy of Thor and 80 minutes of bonus material, including the original short film Marvel One-Shot: The Consultant, a featurette about director Kenneth Branagh, a sneak peek into Marvel’s The Avengers, due in theaters next year, and more.
Customers who pre-order the combo pack through Best Buy’s website will get a one-month subscription to Marvel Digital Comics Unlimited, valued at $9.99.
Thor, which stars Chris Hemsworth, Anthony Hopkins and Natalie Portman, grossed $448.5 million at the worldwide box office.