'Hair' and 'New York, New York' Announced for Blu-ray

Posted Thu Apr 7, 2011 at 08:00 AM PDT by

Two classic 1970s musicals are planned for Blu-ray this June.

In an early announcement to retailers, MGM is prepping 'Hair' and 'New York, New York' for Blu-ray on June 7.

'Hair' was nominated for two Golden Globes including Best Motion Picture - Musical/Comedy and New Star of the Year in a Motion Picture - Male (Treat Williams), while 'New York, New York' was nominated for four including Best Original Song (New York, New York), Best Actor - Musical/Comedy (Robert De Niro), Best Actress - Musical/Comedy (Liza Minnelli) and Best Motion Picture - Musical/Comedy.

Specs, supplements, and suggested list price for the Blu-rays are still undetermined at this time.

You can find the latest specs for 'Hair' and 'New York, New York' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where they're indexed under on June 7.

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Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
Hair (1979) (Blu-ray)
New York, New York (1977) (Blu-ray)
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