By: John M Jerva
I think I state every time I do a post about the Has Fallen franchise with Gerard Butler that his character of Mike Banning is this generation’s John McClane and with Willis delegating himself to bit roles in DTV titles as of late, it’s safe to say that Mr. Banning is one of the action genre’s premiere characters.
Butler kept the streak going this past summer when he released his third outing as Banning titled Angel Has Fallen which saw Mike having to go on the run when he is framed for an assassination attempt on the President now played by Morgan Freeman. To be expected, there is mass explosions and firepower to be had and Banning earns his reputation once again with another solid entry in the series.
The film is makinh its way to Blu-Ray, DVD and Digital this November and we have some pretty sweet box cover art for you below along with all the 411 on special features that are included. Check it out!
The third film also stars Jada Pinkett Smith (The Matrix Reloaded), Lance Reddick (John Wick) and Piper Perabo (Covert Affairs) as well as Mark Gill, Matt O’Toole, Alan Siegel, and John Thompson. Shot Collar’s Ric Roman Waugh helms this time around.
I got the chance to review the film back in August and served up my thoughts on it which you can read in full here!
The High-Stakes Action Series Returns on Digital November 12 and on 4K Ultra HD™ Combo Pack, Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, and DVD on November 26 from Lionsgate®
4K Ultra HD to Include Dolby Vision® and Dolby Atmos®
4K UHD / BLU-RAY / DVD / DIGITAL SPECIAL FEATURES
* “Even Angels Fall: The Story” Featurette
* “Someone to Watch Over Me: New Blood” Featurette
* “Calling All Angels: Casting” Featurette
* “True Faith: Authenticity” Featurette
* “Fight for You: Stunts and Action” Featurette
* “Earth Angel: Recreating DC” Featurette
* “Angel Declassified” 3-Part Audio Commentary with Director Ric Roman Waugh
Pre-Order is now up and running at Amazon.com!