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Isabella (2 Disc Edition) (Mega Star HK)

by Gary Cheah

DVD Information
Screen format :Anamorphic Widescreen / 4:3 (bonus)
Region : NTSC / Region ALL
Running Time : 109 minutes / 71 mins (bonus)
Subtitles : Chinese and English, Chinese (for Making of)
Audio : DD 5.1, DD 2.0 and DTS

Special Features – Disc 1 (Movie)
3 Audio Commentary tracks
-by Chapman To & Isabella Leong
-by Edmond Pang (director) & Peter Kam (composer)
-by Charlie Lam (photography), Derek Tsang, Jimmy Wan R Kearen Pang (screenwriter)

Special Features – Disc 2 (Bonus)
The second disc is packed with special features but none of them are subtitled in English.

Making Of (14:10)
- clips from the movie, behind the scenes footage, interviews

Deleted Scenes (4:47)
- three deleted scenes

Berlin Tour (4:19)
- cast and crew in Berlin Film Festival 2006

Isabella Leong Interview (13:17)
- Isabella talks about the movie, etc

Music Video (4:13)
- Ó Gente da Minha Terra’ sung by Mariza

Trailer (2.43)
- movie trailer

TV Spots
- 15-second and 30-second tv clips

Photo Gallery
- pics!

Posters & Promotion Materials
- movie posters, banners, etc

Cast and Filmmaker Profiles
- about the movie, cast/crew, synopsis, etc

Screen Captures


Video/Audio Quality : 9/10
-Picture quality is impressive. Visually striking with the use of rich colors palette with beautiful cinematography.

Subtitles : 8/10
-Very good.

Audio : 8/10
Both DD and DTS tracks are very good. Superb clarity and accurate use of effects and surrounds. Pleasant and beautiful musical score.

This Mega Star’s 2 disc edition DVD is almost perfect. The film is decent, video transfer is great, the audio is top-notch and packed with extra features (but lack of English subtitle).

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