Paramount Announces 'The Godfather' (Parts 1 & 2) for Individual Blu-ray Releases

Posted Wed Nov 4, 2009 at 01:00 PM PST by

The first two films in Francis Ford Coppola's masterpiece trilogy will be given the Sapphire Series treatment in February.

In an early announcement to retailers, it seems Paramount will be releasing 'The Godfather: The Coppola Restoration - Sapphire Series' and 'The Godfather: Part II: The Coppola Restoration - Sapphire Series' on Blu-ray on February 2.

Specs and special features haven't been revealed yet, but we expect the same 1080p transfers and Dolby TrueHD 5.1 soundtracks from the already released 'The Godfather Collection'.

Suggested list price for each Blu-ray has been set at $39.99.

You can find the latest specs for 'The Godfather' and 'The Godfather: Part II' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under February 2.

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Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
The Godfather: The Coppola Restoration - Sapphire Series (Blu-ray)
The Godfather: Part II: The Coppola Restoration - Sapphire Series (Blu-ray)
The Godfather Collection (Blu-ray)
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