“What Men Want” with Taraji P. Henson on Blu-ray in May
The 2019 romantic comedy “What Men Want“ starring Taraji P. Henson is coming to Blu-ray Disc on May 7th, via Paramount. The movie, directed by Adam Shankman, co-stars Aldis Hodge, Richard Roundtree, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Erykah Badu, Max Greenfield, Josh Brener, Pete Davidson, and Tracy Morgan. Tech specs for the Blu-ray include 1080p HD video in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio and lossless 5.1 audio (presumably in DTS-HD Master Audio). The release will come in the form of a “combo pack” with a DVD and digital copy of the film included. The Blu-ray is available to pre-order over at Amazon and Best Buy. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.
- Commentary with director Adam Shankman
- Deleted & Extended Scenes with introduction by director Adam Shankman
- Gag Reel with introduction by director Adam Shankman
- The Dream Team — Meet the wildly funny cast and crew as they take you behind-the-scenes of their comedic hijinks.
- Flipping the Narrative — Discover how What Men Want flips the script on what women must do to succeed in a man’s world.
- What DO Men Want? — Laugh along with the cast and crew as they get one step closer to understanding what’s on men’s minds.
- Poker Night — Pull up a chair for one of the most epic poker nights imaginable.
- Ali + Athletes — Ali Davis (Taraji P. Henson) pulls out all the stops for her clients. Check out some hilarious cameos from superstar athletes.
- Sister Spills the Tea infomercial — You have questions, Sister has the answers! Watch music icon Erykah Badu play the hysterically eccentric psychic as she spills the tea on her mystical powers.
Further below, after the break, you can find more info about this upcoming release.
TARAJI P. HENSON STARS IN THE OUTRAGEOUSLY FUNNY COMEDY
WHAT MEN WANT
Bring It Home on Digital April 23, 2019
Blu-ray™ Combo Pack Debuts May 7 with a Must-See Gag Reel and Raucous Deleted Scenes Not Shown in Theaters for Over An Hour of Extra Entertainment!
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – “Taraji P. Henson is at her absolute best” (Shawn Edwards, FOX-TV) in director Adam Shankman’s hilarious comedy WHAT MEN WANT, arriving on Digital April 23, 2019 and on Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD May 7 from Paramount Home Media Distribution.
The Digital* and Blu-ray Combo Pack releases deliver even more entertainment with over 60 minutes of laugh-out-loud bonus features, including a gag reel, deleted and extended scenes, a spoof infomercial featuring a hilarious Erykah Badu, interviews with the cast, and more. Called “laugh out loud from start to finish” (Dave Morales, FOX-TV) and “fresh, timely and outrageously fun” (Rachel Smith, MORE), WHAT MEN WANT is the perfect movie to watch at home with girlfriends or for a date night in.
Ali Davis (Taraji P. Henson) is a successful sports agent who’s constantly boxed out by her male colleagues. After a wild night out with her girls, she mysteriously gains the ability to hear men’s thoughts. With her newfound power, Ali looks to outsmart her colleagues as she races to sign the next basketball superstar, but the lengths she has to go to will put her relationship with her best friends and new love interest to the test. The film also stars Aldis Hodge, Richard Roundtree, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Erykah Badu, Max Greenfield, and Tracy Morgan
The WHAT MEN WANT Blu-ray Combo pack includes access to a Digital copy of the film as well as the following:
- Feature film in high definition
- Bonus Content:
o Commentary with director Adam Shankman
o Deleted & Extended Scenes with introduction by director Adam Shankman
o Gag Reel with introduction by director Adam Shankman
o The Dream Team — Meet the wildly funny cast and crew as they take you behind-the-scenes of their comedic hijinks.
o Flipping the Narrative — Discover how What Men Want flips the script on what women must do to succeed in a man’s world.
o What DO Men Want? — Laugh along with the cast and crew as they get one step closer to understanding what’s on men’s minds.
o Poker Night — Pull up a chair for one of the most epic poker nights imaginable.
o Ali + Athletes — Ali Davis (Taraji P. Henson) pulls out all the stops for her clients. Check out some hilarious cameos from superstar athletes.
o Sister Spills the Tea infomercial — You have questions, Sister has the answers! Watch music icon Erykah Badu play the hysterically eccentric psychic as she spills the tea on her mystical powers.
- Feature film in standard definition
The WHAT MEN WANT single-disc DVD includes the feature film in standard definition.
PARAMOUNT PICTURES and PARAMOUNT PLAYERS Present
A WILL PACKER PRODUCTIONS Production An ADAM SHANKMAN Film “WHAT MEN WANT”
TARAJI P. HENSON ALDIS HODGE RICHARD ROUNDTREE
WENDI MCLENDON-COVEY and TRACY MORGAN
Music by BRIAN TYLER Edited by EMMA E. HICKOX, ACE
Production Designer MARK HUTMAN Director of Photography JIM DENAULT, ASC
Executive Producers TARAJI P. HENSON AMY SAYRES ADAM SHANKMAN
MATT WILLIAMS DAVID McFADZEAN DETE MESERVE
Produced by WILL PACKER, p.g.a. JAMES LOPEZ, p.g.a.
Story by JAS WATERS and TINA GORDON
Screenplay by TINA GORDON and PETER HUYCK & ALEX GREGORY
Directed by ADAM SHANKMAN
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WHAT MEN WANT
Street Date: April 23, 2019 (Digital)
May 7, 2019 (Blu-ray, DVD)
U.S. Rating: R for language and sexual content throughout, and some drug material
Canadian Rating: 14A, coarse language, sexual content