BBC to Bring 'Bleak House' to Blu-ray

Posted Tue Jan 20, 2009 at 06:00 AM PST by Peter Bracke
Bleak House

BBC Video has announced its latest TV-on-high-def release, bringing the British adaptation of 'Bleak House' to Blu-ray in early-May.

Based on the classic Charles Dickens novel, and featuring an all-star cast including Gillian Anderson, Ian Richardson, and Charles Dance, 'Bleak House' will arrive on Blu-ray May 5 (day-and-date with the standard DVD).

BBC has not confirmed final tech specs for the Blu-ray, but says the complete 468-minute mini-series will be presented across a three-disc set.

There are no announced supplements.

Suggested retail price for the Blu-ray has been set at $79.98.

You'll find the latest specs for 'Bleak House' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under May 5.

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