'The Ladykillers' (1955) Blu-ray Announcement

Posted Mon Nov 30, 2009 at 10:00 AM PST by

Lionsgate's StudioCanal Collection picks up another title for a high-definition release this February.

Lionsgate will be giving the 1955 classic 'The Ladykillers' starring Alec Guinness and Peter Sellers the Blu-ray treatment on February 16.

The Blu-ray will feature 1080p video, multiple DTS-HD Master Audio soundtracks, and supplements will include: Introduction by filmmaker Terry Gilliam; "Forever Ealing" - a documentary on the famed British studio; Audio commentary with film historian Philip Kemp; Interviews with British filmmakers Allan Scott and Terence Davies and writer Ronald Harwood on the film; 20-Page Booklet; and BD-Live (including a bonus interview with British filmmaker James Mangold).

Suggested list price is still undetermined at this time.

You can find the latest specs for 'The Ladykillers' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where they are indexed under February 16.

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The Ladykillers (1955) (Blu-ray)
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