'Evita: 15th Anniversary Edition' In The Works

Posted Tue Mar 13, 2012 at 06:00 AM PDT by

The acclaimed 1997 musical looks to be prepping the waterworks for Blu-ray.

We don't have exact details yet, but judging from early retail listings, Disney/Buena Vista appears to be working on an 'Evita: 15th Anniversary Edition' starring Madonna and Antonio Banderas for a Blu-ray release..

The hit musical based on the life of Evita Duarte, a B-picture Argentinian actress who eventually became the wife of Argentinian president Juan Perón, and the most beloved and hated woman in Argentina.

The film was also nominated for five Academy Awards and won for Best Music Original Song (Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's "You Must Love Me").

Specs and supplements have yet to be revealed.

You can find the latest specs for 'Evita: 15th Anniversary Edition' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under PENDING.

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Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
Evita: 15th Anniversary Edition (Blu-ray)
Tags: Disc Announcements, Disney/Buena Vista (all tags)