We kept you in the loop throughout production of the big-screen adaptation of the young-adult science fiction book by James Frey and Jobie Hughes (under the pen name Pittacus Lore) entitled, I Am Number Four. The film was directed by D.J. Caruso (Eagle Eye) and stars Alex Pettyfer (Beastly), Jake Abel (The Lovely Bones), Timothy Olyphant (Justified), Kevin Durand (Real Steel), Dianna Agron (Glee), Callan McAuliffe (Flipped) and Teresa Palmer (The Sorcerer’s Apprentice).
Now we have details on the official DVD and Blu-ray release of the film, and the extras you get with them. Check out the press release below!
Official Press Release:
“Astounding action and effects… jaw-dropping action scenes.”
– Jarett Wieselman, NY Post
FROM THE DIRECTOR OF DISTURBIA AND
PRODUCER MICHAEL BAY
On Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, DVD, Movie Download
And On-Demand May 24th
Disc Extras Include Never-Before-Seen Bonus Features, Six Jaw-Dropping Deleted Scenes, Special Featurette on “Becoming Number 6”, Bloopers And More!
Burbank, Calif., April 1, 2011 – Just in time for summer break comes the ultimate action-packed, thriller I AM NUMBER FOUR, on Blu-ray, DVD, Movie Download and On-Demand May 24th. Starring sensation Dianna Agron (TV’s ―Glee‖) and heartthrobs Alex Pettyfer (Beastly) and Timothy Olyphant (TV’s ―Justified‖), I AM NUMBER FOUR will be available to own as either a 3-Disc Blu-ray Combo Pack (Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy), a 1-Disc Blu-ray, and/or 1-Disc DVD that comes packaged complete with never-before-seen bonus features, including deleted scenes, a special featurette, bloopers and more.
From mega-producer Michael Bay (Transformers franchise) and the director of Disturbia, D.J. Caruso, I AM NUMBER FOUR takes viewers on a suspense-filled ride that keeps them on the edge of their seat as they follow the extraordinary story of a young man who is hiding his true identity to evade a deadly enemy that seeks to destroy him.
DVD: ―Becoming Number 6‖ Featurette Bloopers
Everything on the DVD plus… 6 Deleted Scenes with Introductions by Director D.J. Caruso
o ―Strangers in Paradise‖ (Extended)
o ―Sam’s Mom‖
o ―Worth Mentioning‖
o ―Power Prank‖
o ―Trying to Connect‖
o ―Extended Warsaw Basement‖
Everything on the DVD plus…
o ― 1 Deleted Scene: ―Power Prank
About The Cast & Filmmakers:
Based on the young adult novel by Pittacus Lore, I AM NUMBER FOUR stars Dianna Agron (TV’s ―Glee‖), Alex Pettyfer (Beastly), Teresa Palmer (The Sorcerer’s Apprentice), Timothy Olyphant (TV’s ―Justified‖) and Kevin Durand (―Lost,‖ X-Men Origins: Wolverine). This film is directed by D.J. Caruso (Eagle Eye, Disturbia), produced by Michael Bay (Transformers franchise, Nightmare on Elm Street and Friday the 13th remakes), and a screenplay by Alfred Gough and Mies Millar (TV’s Smallville, Spider-Man 2, Lethal Weapon 4, The Mummy: Tomb Of The Dragon Emperor) and Marti Noxom (TV’s ―Buffy the Vampire Slayer,‖ ―Mad Men‖).
About The Film:
Three are dead. Who is Number Four? From director D.J. Caruso (Disturbia), producer Michael Bay (Transformers) and the writers of TV’s Smallville, comes this gripping, action-packed thriller. John Smith (Alex Pettyfer) is an extraordinary teen masking his true identity to elude a deadly enemy sent to destroy him. Living with his guardian (Timothy Olyphant) in the small town he now calls home, John encounters unexpected, life-changing events — his first love (Dianna Agron, TV’s Glee), powerful new abilities and a secret connection to the others who share his incredible destiny. Complete with deleted scenes and more, I Am Number Four is an explosive, suspense-filled ride that will take you to the edge of your seat and beyond.
About DreamWorks Studios: DreamWorks Studios is a motion picture company formed in 2009 and led by Steven Spielberg and Stacey Snider in partnership with The Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group. Upcoming releases include Cowboys & Aliens, The Help, Fright Night, Real Steel and War Horse. DreamWorks Studios can be found on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/DreamWorksStudios and on Twitter at http://twitter.com/dw_studios.
An extraordinary young man, John Smith, is a fugitive on the run from ruthless enemies sent to destroy him. Changing his identity, moving from town to town with his guardian Henri, John is always the new kid with no ties to his past. In the small Ohio town he now calls home, John encounters unexpected, life-changing events — his first love, powerful new abilities and a connection to the others who share his incredible destiny.
I Am Number Four hits Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD, Movie Download And On-Demand May 24th, 2011.