'The Egyptian' Announced for Blu-ray

Posted Fri May 6, 2011 at 08:00 AM PDT by

Blu-ray will walk like an Egyptian this July.

In an early announcement to retailers, Twilight Time has indicated that 'The Egyptian' starring Jean Simmons, Victor Mature and Gene Tierney is planned for Blu-ray on July 12.

The 1954 film directed by Michael Curtiz is based on the novel "Sinuhe the Egyptian" by Mika Waltari and was nominated for an Oscar for Best Cinematography.

Specs and suggested list price for the Blu-ray are still undetermined at this time, but supplements will include Isolated score by Bernard Herrmann and Alfred Newman and Audio commentary by film historians Alain Silver and James Ursini.

You can find the latest specs for 'The Egyptian' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it is indexed under July 12.

See what people are saying about this story in our forums area, or check out other recent discussions.

Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
The Egyptian (Blu-ray)
Tags: Twilight Time, Disc Announcements (all tags)