Liza Johnson's 'Elvis & Nixon' Planned for Blu-ray

Posted Fri Jun 10, 2016 at 10:00 AM PDT by

The film starring Michael Shannon and Kevin spacey will be available on Blu-ray next month.

In an early announcement to retailers, Sony has revealed 'Elvis & Nixon' will arrive on Blu-ray on July 19.

On a December morning in 1970, the King of Rock 'n' Roll showed up on the lawn of the White House to request a meeting with the most powerful man in the world, President Nixon. Starring Academy Award nominee Michael Shannon (Best Supporting Actor, Revolutionary Road, 2008) as Elvis Presley and two-time Academy Award winner Kevin Spacey (Best Actor, American Beauty, 1999 and Best Supporting Actor, The Usual Suspects, 1995) as Richard Nixon, comes the untold story behind this revealing, yet humorous moment in the Oval Office, forever immortalized in the most requested photograph in the National Archives.

The Blu-ray will feature 1080p video, a lossless 5.1 soundtrack, and supplements include: Audio Commentary with Director Liza Johnson and Jerry Schilling; and the featurette - Crazy But True.

You can find the latest specs for 'Elvis & Nixon' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it is indexed under July 19.

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