'Secret Life of Bees' to Buzz to Blu-ray

Posted Mon Dec 8, 2008 at 12:00 PM PST by Peter Bracke
The Secret Life of Bees

'The Secret Life of Bees' is coming to Blu-ray, with Fox setting an early-February arrival for the heartwarming family drama.

Based on the best-selling book by Sue Monk Kidd, 'The Secret Life of Bees' stars Jennifer Hudson, Queen Latifah, Alicia Keyes, and Dakota Fanning in the story of a multi-generational African-American family in South Carolina in the 1960s.

Fox will release the Oprah-championed sleeper on Blu-ray February 3, day-and-date with the standard DVD.

Tech specs will see 1080p/AVC MPEG-4 video and a DTS-HD Lossless Master Audio 5.1 Surround track.

There is currently no word on extras, but we expect final details in the days ahead. Stay tuned.

Suggested retail price for the Blu-ray has been set at $39.99.

You'll find the latest specs for 'The Secret Life of Bees' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under February 3.

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