'Antichrist' Announced for Blu-ray

Posted Thu Aug 19, 2010 at 06:00 AM PDT by

Lars von Trier's psychodrama will unleash evil upon high-definition fans come November.

The Criterion Collection has announced 'Antichrist' for a Blu-ray release on November 9.

This disturbing psychological thriller premiered at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival and stars Willem Dafoe and Cannes best actress Charlotte Gainsbourg.

The Blu-ray will feature 1080p video, a DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 soundtrack, and supplements include: Audio commentary by von Trier and professor Murray Smith; Video interviews with von Trier and actors Willem Dafoe and Charlotte Gainsbourg; A collection of video pieces delving into the production of Antichrist, including interviews with von Trier and key members of his filmmaking team as well as behind-the-scenes footage; Chaos Reigns at the Cannes Film Festival 2009, a documentary on the film's world premiere, plus press interviews with Dafoe and Gainsbourg; Three theatrical trailers; and a booklet featuring an essay by film scholar Ian Christie.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $39.95.

You can find the latest specs for 'Antichrist' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under November 9.

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