'The Wiz' Announced and Detailed for Blu-ray

Posted Thu Aug 26, 2010 at 08:00 AM PDT by

The 1978 retelling of the classic fantasy tale by L. Frank Baum is coming to high-definition this November!

Universal says 'The Wiz' will hit Blu-ray on November 30.

The musical was directed by Sidney Lumet and stars Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Nipsey Russell, Ted Ross, and Richard Pryor.

The Blu-ray will feature 1080p video, a DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 soundtrack, and the only supplement appears to be the featurette Wiz on Down the Road.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $26.98.

You can find the latest specs for 'The Wiz' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under November 30.

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The Wiz (Blu-ray)
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