You can bring home one of the year's most celebrated documentaries on DVD this December. The Cove will be released on DVD on December 8. The disc will be priced at $27.98 SRP and you can take a look at the cover art and special features below. The film, which shines a light on the Japanese practice of slaughtering dolphins, was directed by Louie Psihoyos and features renowned animal activist and free-diver Ric O'Barry.

The Cove tells one of the most inspiring true stories of our time. When an elite team of activists, filmmakers and free divers embark on a covert mission to penetrate a remote and hidden cove in Japan, they shine a light on a dark and deadly secret. This unforgettable story has inspired audiences around the world to action and raised hopes that thousands of the most magnificent wild animals on Earth can be saved.

Special Features:

  • Audio Commentary with director Louie Psihoyos and producer Fisher Stevens
  • - "The Cove: Mercury Rising" - a mini documentary on the hazards of mercury in fish
  • - Behind-the-Scenes footage of the covert gear used to capture the activities in The Cove featuring the:
  • - Nest Cam
  • - Thermal Cam
  • - Rock Cams
  • - Helicopter Cam
  • - Blood Cam
  • - Deleted and Extended Scenes