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Hellboy (Director's Cut) (2004)

Ron Perlman , Doug Jones , Guillermo del Toro , Javier Soto  |  PG-13 |  DVD
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  • Actors: Ron Perlman, Doug Jones, Selma Blair, John Hurt, Rupert Evans
  • Directors: Guillermo del Toro, Javier Soto
  • Writers: Guillermo del Toro, Javier Soto, Mike Mignola, Peter Briggs
  • Producers: Javier Soto, Lawrence Gordon
  • Format: Multiple Formats, AC-3, Box set, Closed-captioned, Color, Director's Cut, Dolby, Dubbed, Subtitled, Widescreen, NTSC
  • Language: English (Dolby Digital 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 5.1)
  • Subtitles: English, French
  • Dubbed: French
  • Subtitles for the Hearing Impaired: English
  • Region: Region 1 encoding (US and Canada only)
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    Some Region 1 DVDs may contain Regional Coding Enhancement (RCE). Some, but not all, of our international customers have had problems playing these enhanced discs on what are called "region-free" DVD players. For more information on RCE, click .
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
  • Number of discs: 3
  • Rated: PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)
  • Studio: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
  • DVD Release Date: October 19, 2004
  • Run Time: 132 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (542 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B0002V7ODI
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #41,273 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Learn more about "Hellboy (Director's Cut)" on IMDb

Special Features

  • Disc 1:
  • Never-before-seen extended unrated version of the film
  • All-new commentary by director Guillermo del Toro, exclusive to the director's cut
  • Video introduction by Guillermo del Toro
  • Composer commentary with isolated score
  • Branching DVD comics drawn by Mike Mignola with all-new expanded text from Guillermo Del Toro
  • "Right Hand of Doom": set visits and factoids
  • Storyboard track: now with hundreds of new images
  • DVD-ROM: Printable original screenplay, script supervisor's book, director's notebook
  • Disc 2:
  • Video introduction by Selma Blair
  • "Hellboy: The Seeds of Creation": a 2.5-hour documentary on the making of the film
  • Three deleted scenes with optional commentary by Guillermo del Toro
  • Character bios written by the director
  • Five Board-a-Matics: side-by-side comparison of scenes with the animated storyboards
  • Animatics
  • Four computer-generated animated scene breakdowns
  • Maquette 3-D character sculptures video gallery
  • Trailers and TV spots
  • Filmographies
  • Poster explorations
  • Disc 3: (new)
  • Video introduction by Ron Perlman
  • Cast video commentary by Ron Perlman, Selma Blair, Jeffrey Tambor, and Rupert Evans
  • Production workshops
  • Makeup and lighting tests
  • Q&A archive: Comic-Con 2002
  • A Quick Guide to Understanding Comics with Scott McCloud
  • Director's notebook
  • Photo galleries
  • Mike Mignola pre-production art
  • Conceptual art galleries
  • Comic book artists pin-ups
  • Exclusive collectible: Excerpt from the Diary of Grigori Rasputin, created by Mike Mignola

Editorial Reviews

From visionary writer/director Guillermo del Toro (director of Blade II, The Devil's Backbone) comes Hellboy, a supernatural action adventure based on Mike Mignola's popular Dark Horse Comics series of the same name. Born in the flames of hell and brought to Earth as an infant to perpetrate evil, Hellboy (Ron Perlman) was rescued from sinister forces by the benevolent Dr. Broom (John Hurt), who raised him to be a hero. In Dr. Broom's secret Bureau of Paranormal Research and Defense, Hellboy creates an unlikely family consisting of the telepathic "Mer-Man" Abe Sapien (Doug Jones) and Liz Sherman (Selma Blair), the woman he loves who can control fire. Hidden from the very society that theyprotect, they stand as the key line of defense against an evil madman who seeks to reclaim Hellboy to the dark side and use his powers to destroy mankind.

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145 of 150 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Fan boy edition has some cool extras October 22, 2004
Format:DVD
I'll be discussing both the two disc and three disc edition of "Hellboy" here. Unfortunately, the automated systemed won't allow me to post this as a separate review so, just in case the review shows up under both, I'll include both.

TWO DISC EDITION:
It must be hell to have horns and a stone hand. Rasputin the mad monk who manipulated the Russian royalty prior to the Russian Revolution never died. He not only survived being stabbed, shot, poisoned and drowning but during World War II he worked for the Nazis. Hitler hoped that Rasputin might be able to unleash the 7 Gods of Chaos to help Hitler win the war and dominate the world. The only thing that can stop Hitler and Rasputin's minions which includes a nasty masochistic half mechanical man named Kroenen (Ladislav Beran in some scenes)is Professor Broom (Kevin Trainor as the young Bloom) who has studied the occult. He and a group of American soldiers storm Rasputin's castle stopping the 7 Gods of Chaos from entering our world. In the process Rasputin is sucked into the other strange realm and a tiny red monkey like creature that looks like Satan with a stone hand is released into our world.

Sixty years later Rasputin's minions revive him bringing him back from the other side. Meanwhile Professor Broom (Hurt) has established a paranormal division of the F.B.I with Hellboy (Perlman) and Abe Sapien (Doug Jones but voiced by David Hyde Pierce of "Fraiser" fame) a half human/half sea creature and Liz (Blair) a human with the ability to control fire. With the addition of a new assistant John Myers (Evans) recruited from the F.B.I. these five are all that stand between us and chaos. The only problem is that Rasputin has plans for using Hellboy himself to help release the 7 Gods of Chaos himself.
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49 of 49 people found the following review helpful
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The Director's Cut release completes with an unrated, extended cut of the film, in total about 132 minutes (10 min. more than the special edition). This DVD comes with 3 discs, most of them are same as the 2-disc special edition (feel free to read my review on Hellboy Two-Disc Special Edition), but this adds alot of extra brand new special features, all new director's commentary, production design, workshops, deleted scenes, etc. This edition details are roughly shown below:

[Disc 1]
- Director's Commentary: new commentary from Guillermo del Toro, exclusively for the Director's Cut DVD
- Composer's Commentary with isolated score
- Video Introduction to Disc 1 by Guillermo del Toro
- DVD ROM: Director's Notebook, Printable Script and expanded Script Supervisor's Book
- Eight Branching DVD Comics by Mike Mignola: A never-been-done DVD feature containing eight Branching DVD comics by Mike Mignola - an onscreen look at Hellboy comic books with all new expanded text from Guillermo del Toro
- Right Hand of Doom: Set Visits and Factoids
- Expanded Storyboards: picture-in-picture storyboard track plays simultaneously with the film
- Anamorphic Widescreen Presentation (1.85:1)

[Disc 2]
- Hellboy: The Seeds of Creation
- Four Animatics - computer-generated animated scene breakdowns. The next level in storyboarding. Director's use them to help visualize what some of the more complicated shots will look like.
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5.0 out of 5 stars A surprisingly fantastic movie! April 19, 2004
Not being knowledgable with the comic series, I was a bit nervous about going to see this one. I've seen most of the comicbook-to-film movies, so I thought I would give this one a shot, too. Besides, I happen to be a Ron Perlman fan of sorts, so that was further impetus to me.
I was actually shocked! It was very well done! I shouldn't have been too shocked, though, as the director is Guillermo Del Toro, the one who gave us Blade 2 (say what you will about it, but I found it was a shade better than the first even and I liked the first). He's definitely experienced enough now to turn a comic book movie into real cinema and he has no problem making the characters of Hellboy believable.
I think if I had to choose a complaint, it would be this. There are a good number of characters, but due to the amount of them, it's difficult to give much development to them all. Still, given the time the movie runs, all the characters do get a fair treatment and all of them have at least some development, if not a good amount (as Hellboy or Myers). Also, only one or two of the lines struck me as entirely cheesy or campy, and on the whole the writing was great.
The action flowed nicely and there was a good amount of it, though not too much where it can be overwhelming. The plot was interesting and kept the audience involved. Sure, it's not believable, but let's be serious: it's a movie based on a comic, how true-to-life do you WANT the plot to be? The villains are well done and very good at their parts. The CGI doesn't distract too much from the film as they blend that with the rest of the movie very seemlessly. They definitely did their homework and took their time with this one.
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Published 3 hours ago by Thomas Payne
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Awesome movie and the added features are exceptional. I am pleased with the whole process. Thanks
Published 2 days ago by Chuck Atencio
5.0 out of 5 stars Awesome cut!
excellent set here. Comes with 3 discs and all the extras a hellboy fan could every want. I love everything Del toro does and this is in my top 5. Read more
Published 10 days ago by Jehuty101
5.0 out of 5 stars I bought this mostly for the art of design, ...
I bought this mostly for the art of design, costume, makeup and special effects. As far as story and direction I'd be more interested in a Christopher Nolan "a la Batman... Read more
Published 15 days ago by Matlocktheartist
5.0 out of 5 stars ... with makeup and attitude that writes the character almost better...
Ron Perlman is incredible with makeup and attitude that writes the character almost better than the dialog. Read more
Published 17 days ago by Carolyn Quinn
5.0 out of 5 stars Perlman really makes this work!
Full of action, humor and cats. What else need be said? Seriously, I've read some of Mike Mignola's Hellboy and really don't get the hate by many of his fans. Read more
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5.0 out of 5 stars Hellboy [2004] [Limited Edition SteelBook] [Blu-ray + UV Copy] [UK...
Hellboy [2004] [Limited Edition SteelBook] [Blu-ray + UV Copy] [UK Release] From visionary writer/director Guillermo del Toro (director of Blade II, The Devil's Backbone) comes... Read more
Published 18 days ago by Andrew C. Miller
1.0 out of 5 stars ... was not what I expected and I would not recommend it.
It was not what I expected and I would not recommend it.
Published 19 days ago by Tammy J Kelly
5.0 out of 5 stars Great!
Great DVD!
Published 23 days ago by Marlin E. Woods
5.0 out of 5 stars enjoyed
Great movie
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Which cut of the film?
Check the running time...132 minutes. The theatrical cut was only 122 minutes. Also, if you click on the cover art image you will see that it says "Director's Cut" along the top.
May 24, 2007 by EhrHead |  See all 3 posts
Does it come with Spanish subtitles?
i want to know if the blueray has spanish subtitles or not pleaseeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee
Dec 19, 2010 by Antarki |  See all 3 posts
Aspect ratio?
I have no reason to doubt that this is the same transfer as was used for the European BD release. That one had an aspect ratio of 1.85:1 and a running time of 132 minutes (which denotes the Director's Cut).
Apr 28, 2007 by EhrHead |  See all 5 posts
Regional Code HD - Blu-ray
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