'Romeo + Juliet' Blu-ray Announced

Posted Mon Aug 23, 2010 at 06:00 AM PDT by

Baz Luhrmann's modern retelling of the Shakespeare classic will be romancing high-definition this October.

In an early announcement to retailers, 20th Century Fox has announced 'Romeo + Juliet' starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes for a Blu-ray on October 19.

Specs have not been set yet, but supplements will include: Uncut Footage; The Romeo+Juliet: The Music; Filmmaker and Interview Galleries: and the Blu-ray exclusive Shake Up Shakespeare Picture-in-Picture Viewing Mode - With audio commentary by Baz Luhrmann, Catherine Martin, Donald M. McAlpine and Craig Pearce and featuring behind-the-scenes footage and stills; plus BD-Live.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $34.99.

You can find the latest specs for 'Romeo + Juliet' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it is indexed under October 19.

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Romeo + Juliet (Blu-ray)
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