Beware of SPOILERS for Season Five’s “The Prodigal” in the report below.
The final season of Stargate Atlantis is coming to DVD on June 30, including tons of bonus features and — for the first time ever — extended versions of two key episodes! Today MGM and Fox Home Entertainment officially announced the 5-disc release for North America (Region 1).
The set includes all 20 episodes from the show’s final year, including never-before-seen extended cuts of “Vegas” and the series finale, “Enemy At the Gate.” Bonus features include audio commentaries for 16 episodes (everything but “Ghost In the Machine,” “The Shrine,” “Infection” and “Identity”), two segments of deleted scenes, photo and production design galleries, and the following original featurettes:
- Showdown! Ronan v. Tyre
- Bringing the Seed to Life
- Tricks of the Trade: Submerging the Stargate
- Joe Flanigan: A Conversation with the Colonel
- Dr. Jackson Goes to Atlantis
- Building a Humanoid with James Robbins and Martin Gero
- The Life and Death of Michael Kenmore
- Deleted Scenes (Part One)
- Stargate Atlantis Goes To Vegas
- Inside the Stargate Costume Department
- Deleted Scenes (Part Two)
Also look for four new installments in the “Mission Directive” series, which follows the director and writer behind the scenes of one particular episode. This season the series looks at “Search and Rescue” (Andy Mikita and Martin Gero), “Whispers” (William Waring and Joseph Mallozzi), “Tracker” (William Waring and Carl Binder), and “Brain Storm” (Martin Gero).
Check out the press release on the next page for the full list of bonus features, including audio commentaries, behind-the-scenes featurettes, and deleted scenes.
Stargate Atlantis: Season Five is presented in English 5.1 Dolby Surround, Spanish and French audio, with English, Spanish and Portuguese subtitles. It comes with a suggested price of $49.98 U.S. / $69.98 Canada. Pre-order it now at Amazon.com and support GateWorld with your purchase!
NEXT: The full press release