Paramount Planning 'Duchess' Blu-ray

Posted Wed Nov 19, 2008 at 08:00 AM PST by Peter Bracke
The Duchess

Paramount has set a late-December Blu-ray date with 'The Duchess.'

The Keira Knightley-Ralph Fiennes period drama, which grossed over $25 million at the domestic box office, will arrive on Blu-ray December 27 (day-and-date with the standard DVD).

Tech specs will see 1080p video (2.40:1), English Dolby TrueHD 5.1 Surround audio, and additional Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround dubs and subtitles in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese.

No details on supplements yet, but we'll keep you posted.

Suggested retail price for the Blu-ray has been set at $39.98.

You'll find the latest specs for 'The Duchess' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under December 27.

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The Duchess (Blu-ray)
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