'Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives' Announced for Blu-ray

Posted Tue Apr 12, 2011 at 10:00 AM PDT by

The winner of the Palme d'Or at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival is bound for Blu-ray this July.

In an early announcement to retailers, Strand Releasing will release the Thai fantasy 'Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives' directed by Apichatpong Weerasethakul on Blu-ray on July 12.

Suffering from acute kidney failure, Uncle Boonmee has chosen to spend his final days surrounded by his loved ones in the countryside. Surprisingly, the ghost of his deceased wife appears to care for him, and his long lost son returns home in a non-human form. Contemplating the reasons for his illness, Boonmee treks through the jungle with his family to a mysterious hilltop cave – the birthplace of his first life…

Specs and supplements have yet to be revealed, but suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $34.99.

You can find the latest specs for 'Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it is indexed under July 12.

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Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (Blu-ray)
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