AMC’s Mad Men: Season 5 took forever to make it on the air, but you won’t have to worry about anywhere near as long a wait for the Blu-ray and DVD debut.
Lionsgate Home Entertainment has announced an October 16, 2012 release date for Mad Men: Season 5 starring Jon Hamm, Elisabeth Moss, Christina Hendricks, January Jones, Vincent Kartheiser, John Slattery, Jessica Pare, Robert Morse, Kiernan Shipka, Aaron Stanton, Rich Sommer and Jared Harris on Blu-ray and DVD. All three episodes will span three discs on the Blu-ray set and be presented in 1080p video and 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio.
Below are the Mad Men: Season 5 Blu-ray bonus features and cover art:
- “MAD MEN Say the Darndest Things” – Take a look at the best one-liners from the series and perhaps you will see your favorite!
- “The Uniform Time Act of 1966” – A pictorial time line explores the history of Daylight Savings Time and its official observance in the United States.
- “What Shall I Love If Not the Enigma?” – A glance into the life and work of metaphysical artist Giorgio de Chirico.
- “The Party of the Century” – Author Deborah Davis and legendary bandleader Peter Duchin take you inside Truman Capote’s infamous Black & White Masquerade Ball.
- “Scoring Mad Men: Inside a Session” – Join composer David Carbonarra, orchestrator Geoff Stradling and sound engineer Jim Hill in the recording studio as they discuss their formula for scoring MAD MEN.
- “Newsweek Magazine Digital Gallery” – A selection of Newsweek Magazine covers share the top news stories from around the world in 1966.
- MAD MEN Season 5 commentaries – Matthew Weiner and the cast and crew of MAD MEN take viewers behind the scenes in feature-length audio commentaries for all 13 episodes.
Click here to pre-order Mad Men: Season 5 on Blu-ray for a discounted price at Amazon.com ($49.99 SRP).