Placing physical media at the center of the digital revolution, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment gives consumers ultimate flexibility with the release of several best-selling DVDs with DIGITAL COPY on September 23, 2008. DIGITAL COPY allows consumers to effortlessly transfer copies of their favorite classic comedy or action-packed films to their iTunes digital library and then view on a Mac or PC, iPod, iPhone or on a widescreen TV with Apple TV. DIGITAL COPY also works with Microsoft Windows Media enabled portable video players. All of the 20 releases featuring DIGITAL COPY provide consumers with the ability to watch the actual DVD or transfer a copy of the movie to a portable device for on the go entertainment.
The first wave of DVDs to debut with DIGITAL COPY include the studio’s hilarious comedies NAPOLEON DYNAMITE, OFFICE SPACE, THE GIRL NEXT DOOR, GRANDMA’S BOY, THERE’S SOMETHING ABOUT MARY, DODGEBALL and SUPER TROOPERS, and action favorites BEHIND ENEMY LINES, THE DAY AFTER TOMORROW, DIE HARD, FANTASTIC FOUR, HIDE & SEEK, I, ROBOT, INDEPENDENCE DAY, SPEED, THE TRANSPORTER, X-MEN, X2: X-MEN UNITED and X3: THE LAST STAND. Additionally, the all-new RENO 911!: MIAMI – MORE BUSTED THAN EVER UNRATED CUT will also be released with DIGITAL COPY on September 23.
To further consumer education, every Fox DVD with DIGITAL COPY will feature dedicated packaging with an overview of how DIGITAL COPY works to show just how easy it is to transfer a film to a personal video player.
As the pioneer of DIGITAL COPY, Fox was the first studio to introduce DVDs with DIGITAL COPY for iTunes with the January 2008 release of the Family Guy Star Wars parody FAMILY GUY PRESENTS: BLUE HARVEST, announced at the annual Macworld Conference in San Francisco. To date, the studio has issued several new releases with DIGITAL COPY for iTunes including WHAT HAPPENS IN VEGAS, STREET KINGS, HITMAN, JUNO, ALIENS VS. PREDATOR-REQUIEM and JUMPER.