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Emmerich’s disaster flick “2012” makes a 4K appearance - Jan. 19

Updated: Feb 13, 2021


THERE’S NO denying Roland Emmerich is the king of the disaster flick. After “Independence Day” (1996), “Godzilla” (1998), “The Day After Tomorrow” (2004) his next doomsday adventure explored a solar fire from the earth’s core in “2012” released in 2009.

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has decided to give this action-adventure film, with groundbreaking special effects a 4K Ultra HD release on January 19, 2021.

The world faces a catastrophe of apocalyptic proportions, cities collapse and continents crumble with a number of heroic survivors – starring John Cusack, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Amanda Peet, Danny Glover and Woody Harrelson.

With a production budget of $200 million “2012’s” worldwide gross nearly topped $800 million, with the majority from an international box office accounting for 80 percent of the moviegoers.

John Cusack as Jackson Curtis a struggling sci-fi novelist and a divorced dad.


4K disc

Discovery Channel’s 2012 Apocalypse Featurette Blu-ray disc Interactive Mayan Calendar 5 Featurettes on Bringing the Epic to Life Deleted Scenes Alternate Ending Picture-in-Picture: Roland’s Vision Feature Commentary Adam Lambert Music Video



Aspect ratio: 2.40:1 - source from Super 35 film format and HDCAM 1080p and mastered in 2K Digital. No details if Dolby Vision or HDR10+ will be included


English Dolby Atmos (Dolby TrueHD 7.1 compatible), English 5.1 DTS-HD MA



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