'Papillon' Dated for Blu-ray

Posted Wed Jan 26, 2011 at 10:00 AM PST by

Franklin J. Schaffner’s 1973 classic based on Henri Charriere’s bestseller is getting the digibook treatment this May.

In an early announcement to retailers, Warner Brothers says 'Papillon' is coming to Blu-ray on May 24.

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Specs have yet to be revealed, but supplements include: The Magnificent Rebel, theatrical trailer, and the release will receive Warner's digibook treatment.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $34.99.

You can find the latest specs for 'Papillon' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under May 24.

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Papillon (Blu-ray)
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