'Footloose' Blu-ray Announced

Posted Fri Jul 8, 2011 at 10:00 AM PDT by

The original 1980s pop classic will put on its Blu-ray shoes this September!

In an early announcement to retailers, Paramount has revealed 'Footloose' for a Blu-ray release on September 27.

The movie stars Kevin Bacon as a city boy who finds himself in a small town that has banned dancing and rock music.

Two of the film's original songs were nominated for Oscars - "Footloose" and "Let's Hear It for the Boy."

Specs have yet to be revealed, but supplements include: Let's Dance!: Kevin Bacon on Footloose; From Bomont to the Big Apple: An Interview with Sarah Jessica Parker; Remembering Willard: A Tribute to Chris Penn; Kevin Bacon's Screen Test; Kevin Bacon Costume Montage; Audio Commentary with Kevin Bacon; and a Audio Commentary with producer Craig Zadan and writer Dean Pitchford.

Blu-ray exclusives include: Footloose: A Modern Musical – Parts 1 & 2; Footloose: Songs That Tell a Story; and Theatrical Trailer.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is still undetermined at this time.

You can find the latest specs for 'Footloose' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it is indexed under September 27.

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Footloose (Blu-ray)
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