From Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment:
Viewers can bring home the most sensational season to date of TV's most intriguing series when Lost: The Complete Fifth Season comes to DVD and Blu-ray Hi-Def on December 8, 2009 from Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment. All 17 episodes of the season fans and critics alike are calling the best ever are available to watch again and again in a five-disc set packed with never-before-seen bonus material, including revealing cast interviews and behind-the-scenes features, including exclusive content only available on the Blu-ray. The mystery, action and intrigue that have made Lost one of the most influential shows of the decade gather speed as the show nears its highly anticipated final season. The ultimate addition to every TV lover's collection, Lost: The Complete Fifth Season is perfectly timed for holiday gift giving.
The show that revolutionized primetime proves once again why it is television's most addictive and creative series, as the epic story of Lost twists, turns and spirals through time in its brilliant fifth season. Destiny sends the Oceanic 6 back to the Island and into the heart of the enigmatic Dharma Initiative. The reason they had to return and the fate of all those who were left behind is revealed as the momentum builds toward the much anticipated series finale in 2010. Some of Lost's most pressing questions are finally answered in a spectacular 5-disc collection, packed with deleted scenes, exclusive interviews, as well as Blu-ray exclusive content.
Lost stars Naveen Andrews as Sayid, Henry Ian Cusick as Desmond, Jeremy Davies as Daniel Faraday, Michael Emerson as Ben, Matthew Fox as Jack, Jorge Garcia as Hurley, Josh Holloway as Sawyer, Daniel Dae Kim as Jin, Yunjin Kim as Sun, Ken Leung as Miles, Evangeline Lilly as Kate, Elizabeth Mitchell as Juliet and Terry O'Quinn as Locke.
• All the Above Linked DVD Bonus Features
• Lost 100 - Featurette about the 100th episode which includes footage from the Ace of Cakes episode making the cake honoring the 100th episode.
• Lost University - Powered by BD-Live LOST University s exciting two-semester program allows students to explore the mysteries, secrets and stories of this epic series from an academic point of view. Through Science, History, Philosophy, Art, Language Studies and other electives, LOST University takes students on a journey, helping them to form a better understanding of LOST and prepare for the sixth and final season. Enroll now and get ready for some of these exciting classes:
— HIS 101: ANCIENT WRITING ON THE WALL: This course will glance into both the culture and history of ancient Egyptian communication through hieroglyphics. The significance of these writings, from their inception to their current state, will be explored over two sessions as we decipher this once forgotten language of the gods.
— LAN 101: FOREIGN LANGUAGE FOR BEGINNERS: This course offers two introductory-level classes that will help prepare the student for any situation in everyday life. Professors break down 15 key phrases through the listen-and-repeat method of learning.
— PHI 101: I M LOST THEREFORE I AM: It s no secret that LOST incorporates philosophical themes and references into the show. Delve deeper into who these referenced philosophers really are, and how various philosophical viewpoints and theories relate to the characters and storylines of LOST.
— PHY 101: INTRODUCTORY PHYSICS OF TIME TRAVEL: Go beyond the Time Travel explored on LOST and examine some basic physics concepts ranging from the perception of time itself to the realities of traveling through spacetime. Visiting professors active in the field of theoretical physics will discuss these topics over two sessions.
— SCI 101: JUNGLE SURVIVAL SKILLS: If you ever find yourself stranded on a deserted tropical island, would you know the steps you need to take to survive? This course will give you the basic information to survive until you are rescued.