|"Astonshing X-Men" 2-Disc Blu-ray Collection box art by John Cassaday|
The "Astonishing X-Men" 2-Disc Blu-ray Collection is the perfect gift for the ultimate Marvel fan. This collection is available in stores nationwide now from Shout! Factory, in association with Marvel Knights Animation. The 2-Disc Blu-ray collection boasts all four "Astonishing X-Men" adventures from Joss Whedon, the mastermind behind the massive hit film "Marvel's The Avengers," and award-winning artist John Cassaday. As one of the most important X-Men stories of all-time, it features over five hours of engaging animation combined with non-stop action, as well as all-new cover art illustration by Cassaday. The "Astonishing X-Men" 2-Disc Blu-ray Collection is priced to own at $39.97 SRP.
Additionally, "Astonishing X-Men: Unstoppable" is available separately on DVD and is priced to own at $14.97 SRP.
Venture into the minds of Joss Whedon and John Cassady through Marvel Knights Animation, based on their Eisner Award-winning take on Marvel’s infamous mutant heroes. This must-have 2-Disc Blu-ray collection contains:
"Astonishing X-Men: Gifted"
Can the X-Men protect the world’s mutants against a powerful new alien menace and the “cure” that threatens to rid them of their unique abilities forever? Extensive bonus content includes: a conversation with Joe Quesada and Neal Adams, Astonishing X-Men “Rise Up” music video, "Astonishing X-Men: Gifted" trailer, visual history of the characters, behind-the-scenes, "Marvel Super Heroes: What The--?!," artists gallery with John Cassaday, and additional trailers.
"Astonishing X-Men: Dangerous"
In the second installment of the Astonishing X-Men arc, the tragic death of a student at the Xavier Institute reveals that a powerful enemy is working from inside the mansion to destroy the X-Men. It’s an enemy who knows all their weaknesses and can predict their every move. This new foe doesn’t want wealth, power or world domination--it only wants them dead. As the X-Men fight for their lives, they learn they’ve been deceived by one of their own. Even if they survive, the team will never be the same.
"Astonishing X-Men: Torn"
This third installment of the Astonishing X-Men story arc brings more action and adventure as Emma Frost’s erratic behavior has the X-Men spinning in a nonstop downward spiral. Will an unlikely union be the final straw? After secretly lying in wait for months, the new Hellfire Club makes its move!
"Astonishing X-Men: Unstoppable"
Strap yourselves in, folks! The final arc on Astonishing X-Men! After the shocking and brain-smashing events of recent issues, the X-Men are off to protect the Earth from its destruction at the hands of the Breakworld. And when it's all over, nothing will ever be the same! No, really, we mean it! Whedon and Cassaday prove they are more than Astonishing: They are unstoppable!
Marvel Knights Animation remains true to the heritage of panel-by-panel graphic storytelling, boasting groundbreaking illustrations, sensational soundscapes, and of course, the explosiveness of the Mighty Marvel Universe. Behind every image and every word lies the genius of Marvel’s celebrated creators.