February 11, 2013

Magical Mystery Tour DVD Now Availalbe


Magical Mystery Tour is available on Blu-ray, standard DVD, Collectors Box and on iTunes.

The limited edition deluxe version comes in a 10″ x 10″ box, which contains the DVD & Blu-ray, as well as a 60 page book with background information, photographs and documentation from the production and also a faithful reproduction of the mono double 7″ vinyl EP of the films six new Beatles songs, originally issued in the uk to complement the films 1967 release.

You can order your copy today from:
Official US Store | Official UK Store | Official Japan Store | Amazon.com | iTunes

The classic feature film is also released on The iTunes Store with a remastered and remixed soundtrack and iTunes Extras featuring extensive bonus features and detailed art, including a companion booklet. You can order it here: www.iTunes.com/TheBeatles

Director’s Commentary by Paul McCartney
The Making of Magical Mystery Tour (19m 05s) – Features interviews with Paul and Ringo, along with other cast members and crew. Includes unseen footage.
Ringo the actor (2m 30s) – Ringo reflecting on his role in the film.
Meet The Supporting Cast (11m 27s) – A feature on the background and careers of Nat Jackley, Jessie Robins, Ivor Cutler, The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band, Victor Spinetti, George Claydon, and Derek Royle.
Your Mother Should Know(2m 35s)
Blue Jay Way(3m 53s)
The Fool On The Hill (3m 05s)
Three new edits of these performances all featuring footage not seen in the original film.
Hello Goodbye (3m 24s), as featured in Top of the Pops 1967 – The Beatles allowed the BBC to film them in the edit suite where they were working on Magical Mystery Tour. This was then turned into a promo by the BBC, who shot their own additionalHello Goodbyesingle going to No 1 in December 1967.
Nat’s Dream (2m 50s) – A scene directed by John featuring Nat Jackley and not included in the original film.
Ivor Cutler Going In A Field(2m 35s) – Ivor performs I’m Going In A Field, in a field. This scene was not included in the original film.
Traffic Here We Go Round The Mulberry Bush (1m 53s) – The filming of Traffic acting out their 1967 hit single Here We Go Round The Mulberry Bush was commissioned by The Beatles for possible inclusion in Magical Mystery Tour but was not used in the final edit.

Aspect ratio – 1.33:1
Frame rate – 1080i 59.94
Audio Options:
DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
Dolby Digital 5.1
PCM stereo for Blu-Ray