There are few things more English than tea and comedy, so with that in mind, here are some comedians talking about their movie, Paul, while drinking tea. Paul, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost’s foray into alien road trip movies hits Blu-ray and DVD August 9 and of course comes with quite a few special features to appease their adoring fans. We’ve got the full list of features for the film, which is directed by Greg Mottola and also stars Kristen Wiig, Jason Bateman, and Seth Rogen in voice only in addition to Pegg and Frost. But before we get into details, why don’t you hear it from the men themselves.
In case you’re a greedy bastard and that just wasn’t enough for you, here’s the full rundown of what you can expect on the Blu-ray/DVD combo pack:
BONUS FEATURES EXCLUSIVELY AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY™ COMBO PACK:
Between the Lightning Strikes: The Making of Paul
Behind the Scenes Featurettes:
RV Doorway: The Cast of Paul On-Location — The cast is just as funny off-screen as they are in front of the camera.
Runway Santa Fe: An Interview with Nancy Steiner — Follow Nancy Steiner, the costume designer, as she chooses hilarious T-shirts and wardrobe for the cast.
Smithereens — Blowing up a house on location causes excitement among the cast.
5th Date Level Direction: The Cast on Greg Mottola — The cast talks about the fun of working with Mottola, who also directed Superbad.
Mexico Zero: The Locations of Paul—Mexico Zero is the nickname the cast gives to New Mexico, where the majority of filming was done for Paul.
The Many Pauls — To create Paul, the filmmakers used all the tricks of the trade, from capturing Seth Rogen’s facial expressions and movements, to using a child dressed up as an alien while on-set.
Paul: The Musical — The cast joins together for an impromptu musical version of the film.
The Traveler Beagle — A look at all the different RVs used on the set of Paul, from fully functioning vehicles to a mock-up on a Hollywood soundstage.
BD-LIVE™: Access the BD-Live™ Center through your Internet-connected player to watch the latest trailers and more.
pocket BLU™: The groundbreaking pocket BLU™ app uses iPhone®, iPod® touch, Android™, PC and Macintosh to work seamlessly with a network-connected Blu-ray™ player. Also available on the iPad®, owners can enjoy a new, enhanced edition of pocket BLU™ made especially to take advantage of the tablet’s larger screen and high resolution display. Consumers will be able to browse through a library of Blu-ray™ content and watch entertaining extras on-the-go in a way that’s bigger and better than ever before. pocket BLU™ offers advanced features such as:
Advanced Remote Control — A sleek, elegant new way to operate your Blu-ray™ player. Users can navigate through menus, playback and BD-Live™ functions with ease.
Video Timeline — Users can easily bring up the video timeline, allowing them to instantly access any point in the film.
Mobile-To-Go — Users can unlock a selection of bonus content with their Blu-ray™ discs to save to their device or to stream from anywhere there is a Wi-Fi network, enabling them to enjoy content on the go, anytime, anywhere.
Browse Titles — Users will have access to a complete list of pocket BLU™-enabled titles available and coming to Blu-ray™ Hi-Def. They can view free previews and see what additional content is available to unlock on their device.
Keyboard — Entering data is fast and easy with your device’s intuitive keyboard.
BONUS FEATURES ON BLU-RAY™ AND DVD:
The Evolution of Paul — An inside look at how Paul became a living, breathing alien.
Simon’s Silly Faces — Simon Pegg makes an assortment of wildly funny faces for the camera.
Who the Hell is Adam Shadowchild? — Find out about the legendary sci-fi writer from the characters in Paul.
Feature Commentary with Greg Mottola, Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Bill Hader and Nira Park
Photo Galleries, Storyboards and Posters