'Chinatown' Blu-ray Detailed

Posted Wed Jan 11, 2012 at 12:00 PM PST by

Roman Polanski's acclaimed 1974 crime drama slated for an April Blu-ray release has now been fully detailed.

As previously reported, Paramount has revealed 'Chinatown' will be released on Blu-ray on April 3.

The murder mystery starring Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, and John Huston was nominated for 11 Academy Awards including Best Director and Best Picture, but only won for Best Writing/Original Screenplay (Robert Towne).

The Blu-ray will feature 1080p video, Dolby TrueHD (5.1 and Mono) soundtracks, and supplements include: Commentary with Robert Towne and David Fincher; Three-part Water and Power documentary with Robert Towne; Chinatown: An Appreciation retrospective with filmmakers Steven Soderbergh, James Newton Howard, Kimberly Peirce, and Roger Deakins; Chinatown: The Beginning and the End; Chinatown: Filming; Chinatown: The Legacy; Theatrical Trailer; and a Collectible Booklet.

Suggested list price for the release has been set at $26.98.

You can find the latest specs for 'Chinatown' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under April 3.

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Chinatown (Blu-ray)
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