'The Illusionist' Materializes on Blu-ray

Posted Mon Apr 19, 2010 at 06:00 AM PDT by

The magical mystery/romance often compared to Christopher Nolan's 'The Prestige' is finally getting a domestic Blu-ray release in June.

In an early announcement to retailers, 20th Century Fox is bringing the catalog title 'The Illusionist' starring Edward Norton, Jessica Biel, and Paul Giamatti to Blu-ray on June 8.

The movie was previously available on the format as imports from Italy and Canada.

The Blu-ray will feature 1080p video, a DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 soundtrack, and although supplements still have to be revealed, this release will be a Blu-ray/DVD combo pack.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $24.99.

You can find the latest specs for 'The Illusionist' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under June 8.

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Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
The Illusionist (Blu-ray)
The Prestige (Blu-ray)
Tags: Disc Announcements, Fox (all tags)