'The Color Purple' & 'Malcolm X' Dated for Blu-ray

Posted Thu Sep 30, 2010 at 08:00 AM PDT by

A Spielberg classic and a Spike Lee Joint will be getting the digibook treatment in the new year!

Warner Brothers has slated 'The Color Purple' and 'Malcolm X' for Blu-ray release on January 25.

'Malcolm X' was nominated for two Academy Awards including Best Costume Design and Best Actor in a Leading Role for Denzel Washington, while 'The Color Purple' received a total of 11 Oscar nominations including Best Actress in a Leading Role (Whoopi Goldberg, Margaret Avery, and Oprah Winfrey) and Best Picture.

Specs and supplements have yet to be revealed, but the expected suggested list price for each Blu-ray is $34.99.

You can find the latest specs for 'The Color Purple' and 'Malcolm X' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where they're indexed under January 25.

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Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
The Color Purple (Blu-ray)
Malcolm X (Blu-ray)
Tags: Disc Announcements, Warner Brothers (all tags)