Fans of the DC Extended Universe can rejoice as the highly anticipated superhero film, ‘Blue Beetle,’ is set to make its debut in multiple formats. The movie, which introduces the iconic character Jaime Reyes to the big screen, has finally announced its release dates for digital, 4K UHD, Blu-ray, and DVD formats.
Directed by acclaimed filmmaker Angel Manuel Soto, ‘Blue Beetle’ tells the story of Jaime Reyes, a young Mexican-American living in El Paso, Texas, who discovers a mysterious scarab that grants him incredible powers. With this newfound ability, Jaime transforms into the Blue Beetle, a hero with an armored suit and the responsibility to protect his community from formidable threats. The film stars rising talent Xolo Mariduena in the titular role of Blue Beetle, with a supporting cast featuring familiar faces from the DC universe. With its compelling storyline and culturally diverse representation, ‘Blue Beetle’ promises to be a must-watch for superhero aficionados and newcomers alike.
Special Features include
- “Generations: Blue Beetle” – 4-part documentary
- Told in distinct chapters, explore the journeys of actors and filmmakers bringing “Blue Beetle” to the big screen for the first time ever. Audiences will be immersed in the POV of filmmakers who showcase their experiences on set and in their creative studios making the story of this DC character a reality.
- Nana Knows Best – featurette
- Witness Nana’s transformation from an adorable ‘abuelita’ into a machine gun-wielding revolutionary, and stop in for a few of her most fun moments on set throughout production.
- Scarab Vision – 2-part featurette
- Xolo Maridueña hosts this series of scene study walk throughs that showcases how the scarab works and the role it plays in some of Blue Beetle’s most epic moments.
Mark your calendars and get ready to experience the thrilling journey of ‘Blue Beetle’ in the format of your choice when it arrives on digital and physical media this Month. Don’t miss the opportunity to witness the birth of a new hero in the DC cinematic universe. Blue Beetle will be available for purchase on Digital on September 26 and on physical formats on October 31!