'In the Realm of the Senses' Coming to Blu-ray

Posted Wed Jan 21, 2009 at 08:00 AM PST by Peter Bracke

Criterion has announced addition to their line of Blu-ray classics, confirming a late-April arrival for 'In the Realm of the Senses.'

Considered one of the original erotic classics, 'In the Realm of the Senses' will make its high-def debut on April 24.

Tech specs feature a BD-50 dual-layer presentation with 1080p/AVC MPEG-4 video (1.66:1) and the original Japanese mono mix in uncompressed PCM.

Extras include a new audio commentary with film scholar Tony Rayns, extensive new and vintage interviews with cast & crew, deleted footage, the domestic theatrical trailer, and a booklet with a film essay by Japanese film scholar Donald Richie.

Suggested retail price for the Blu-ray has been set at $39.95.

You'll find the latest specs for 'In the Realm of the Senses' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under April 24.

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In the Realm of the Senses (Blu-ray)
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