In the wake of the “Clash of the Titans” remake, another great fantasy classic is making its appearance on Blu-Ray Disc this summer when Sony Pictures Home Entertainment will unleash Jason And The Argonauts in July.
Fantastic special effects by Ray Harryhausen and exciting mythological adventure make this a film that is fun for everyone. It’s the story of Jason (Todd Armstrong), a fearless sailor and explorer, who returns to the kingdom of Thessaly after a 20-year voyage to make his rightful claim to the throne. But to do so, Jason must first find the magical Golden Fleece. He selects a crew and with the help of Hera, Queen of the Gods, sets sail in search of the Fleece. Jason and his crew must overcome incredible obstacles including a 100-foot bronze giant, the venomous Hydraa huge creature with the heads of seven snakes, and a spectacular battle with an army of skeletons.
The disc will feature a 1080p high definition transfer of the movie with high definition audio and will also include the Featurettes ”The Harryhausen Legacy” and Ray Harryhausen Interviewed by Director John Landis for your viewing pleasure.
“Jason And The Argonauts” arrives in high definition on July 6 for $24.95.