'Doctor Zhivago' Blu-ray Announced

Posted Mon Jan 11, 2010 at 09:00 AM PST by

The 1965 classic has been officially announced for high-definition release in May.

Warner brothers is working on 'Doctor Zhivago: 45th Anniversary Edition' for a Blu-ray release on May 4.

Specs have yet to be revealed, but supplements will include: Doctor Zhivago: A Celebration (all-new production) li>Commentary by Omar Sharif, Rod Steiger and Lady Sandra Lean (wife of David Lean); Introduction by Omar Sharif; Doctor Zhivago: The Making of a Russian Epic; Zhivago: Behind the Camera with David Lean; David Lean's Film of Doctor Zhivago; Moscow in Madrid; Pasternak; New York Press Interviews Omar Sharif; New York Press Interviews Julie Christie; Geraldine Chaplin Screen Test; This is Omar Sharif; This is Julie Christie; This is Geraldine Chaplin; Chaplin in New York; and a trailer.

The Blu-ray will also include a 8-Song CD Soundtrack Sampler of the Oscar®-winning score and will be housed in digibook packaging.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is undetermined at this time.

You can find the latest specs for 'Doctor Zhivago: 45th Anniversary Edition' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under May 4.

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Doctor Zhivago: 45th Anniversary Edition (Blu-ray)
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