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Shailene Woodley Back in Divergent on DVD, Blue-Ray Releases

Shailene Woodley as Tris in the hit sci-fi thriller 'Divergent.' It's heading to DVD and Blu-Ray in August.

Shailene Woodley as Tris in the hit sci-fi thriller ‘Divergent.’ It’s heading to DVD and Blu-Ray in August.

Shailene Woodley’s hot debut as a lead actress in the action, sci-fi thriller “Divergent” is heading for release on DVD and Blu-Ray in August with a ton of usual special features.

The film will also be released on digital HD pay per view two weeks ahead of the DVD combo release on Aug. 5, Lionsgate announced today (May 20).

Woodley starred in the movie with Theo James, Kate Winslet and Ashley Judd.

Based on the best-selling books by Veronica Roth, the movie tells the tale of a teenager growing up in a dystopian society where everyone most have a place or they are branded “divergent,” putting them in danger of losing their lives.

BLU-RAY COMBO PACK SPECIAL FEATURES*

  • “Bringing Divergent to Life” Documentary
  • “Faction Before Blood” Featurette
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Audio Commentary with Director Neil Burger
  • Audio Commentary with Producers Douglas Wick and Lucy Fisher

DVD SPECIAL FEATURES*

  • Deleted Scenes
  • Audio Commentary with Director Neil Burger
  • Audio Commentary with Producers Douglas Wick and Lucy Fisher
  • Street Date: August 5, 2014
  • *Subject to change

    Woodley plays Beatrice “Tris” Prior, who fails to fit into one of five designated “societal” groups. Tris tries to fit in, but soon finds herself branded “divergent,” and struggles to save her life.

    The movie soared at the box office grossing $250 million worldwide and setting the stage for three sequels, “Insurgent” and “Allegiant,, which will be filmed in two parts.

    The new films will be released theatrically on March 20, 2015, March 18, 2016 and March 24, 2017, respectively, according to the company.

    The Blu-ray combo pack will include the documentary “Bringing Divergent to Life,” an in-depth look at the making of the film. An exclusive featurette “Faction Before Blood,” will explain the film’s future world.

    Both the the Blu-ray and the DVD release include deleted scenes. Director Neil Burger and producers Douglas Wick and Lucy Fisher will provide audio commentaries.

    The Divergent Blu-ray Combo Pack will be available for the suggested retail price of $39.99, but you can pre-order it now through TheImproper at amazon.com for $24.99.

    The DVD retails for $29.95 but you pre-order it for $18.99 by clicking the link above. Be sure to follow TheImproper on Twitter for more updates on Shailene and Divergent. We greatly appreciate your support.


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