Stargate: The Ark of Truthon February 21, 2008 at 12:46 am
STARGATE SG-1 RETURNS WITH THE ULTIMATE VOYAGE
The Ark of Truth – First Of Two DVD Premiere Feature-Length Adventures
From MGM Home Entertainment Ascends Onto DVD March 11th
LOS ANGELES, CA – Continuing the thrilling journey of the popular Stargate SG-1 television series, Stargate: The Ark of Truth debuts exclusively on DVD March 11th from MGM Home Entertainment. Concluding the primary storyline of seasons 9 and 10 of the Stargate SG-1 Ori arc, which began in Avalon, the Stargate: The Ark of Truth plot picks up after Unending, the SG-1 series finale. Stargate: The Ark of Truth continues the legacy of Stargate SG-1, the longest running American Sci-Fi series, and the only series ever to receive the United States Air Force Seal of Approval. Stargate SG-1 also obtained four Saturn Awards, two Gemini Awards, nine Leo Awards and eight Emmy nominations. From creative masterminds Brad Wright and Robert C. Cooper, Stargate: The Ark of Truth stars series favorites Amanda Tapping (2005 Saturn Award, Best Supporting TV Actress), Golden Globe winner and three-time Emmy Award winning actor Beau Bridges, Michael Shanks, Ben Browder, Christopher Judge, and Claudia Black. In search of an ancient weapon which could help them defeat the sinister Ori force, SG-1 discovers it may be in the Ori’s own home galaxy and must travel there aboard the Odyssey, only to find themselves in a distant galaxy fighting two powerful enemies. Stargate: The Ark of Truth DVD bonus materials include feature-length audio commentary with writer, director and producer Robert C. Cooper, actor Christopher Judge and director of photography, Peter Woeste as well as featurettes including Stargate SG-1: The Road Taken: Prelude to The Ark of Truth, The Ark of Truth: Stargate at Comic-Con and Uncovering The Ark of Truth, and will be available for the suggested retail price of $26.98 U.S. / $37.98 Canada.
This thrilling feature-length film picks up where Stargate SG-1, left off, thrusting the Stargate team – Daniel Jackson (Michael Shanks), Vala (Claudia Black), Teal’c (Christopher Judge), Sam (Amanda Tapping) and Cam (Ben Browder) – into their most exciting adventure yet. In search of an Ancient artifact they hope can defeat the oppressive Ori, the team learns that the Ori are set to launch a final assault on Earth and a double-crossing I.O. operative is aboard the Odyssey!
DVD Special Features:
• Audio Commentary with Writer, Director and Producer Robert C. Cooper, Actor Christopher Judge and Director of Photography, Peter Woeste
• Stargate SG-1: The Road Taken: Prelude to The Ark of Truth featurette
• The Ark of Truth : Stargate at Comic-Con featurette
• Uncovering The Ark of Truth featurette