‘Hitchhiker's Guide' Makes Its Way to Video Shelves Sept. 1324 Jun, 2005 By: Meryl Schoenbaum
Buena Vista Home Entertainment Sept. 13 will simultaneously release DVD and UMD versions of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. Each version will be priced at $29.99 with a prebook date of Aug. 2.
The comedy-adventure from Touchstone Home Entertainment took in $49.8 million at the box office.
Based on the best-selling book by Douglas Adams, the sci-fi story is about a man who accompanies his friend, who turns out to be an alien, on a spacecraft ride around the galaxy as the Earth is about to be destroyed.
DVD bonus features include deleted scenes, a commentary track and a making-of featurette.
The ‘PG'-rated film stars Sam Rockwell, Mos Def and Martin Freeman.