Fox to Bring 'Big' to Blu-ray

Posted Mon Feb 2, 2009 at 08:00 AM PST by Peter Bracke

Fox Home Entertainment is bringing the Tom Hanks smash 'Big' to Blu-ray in early-May.

The film that cemented Hanks star status, Fox has alerted retailers that it will release the Penny Marshall-directed hit comedy on Blu-ray May 5.

Tech specs will see the film's 130-minute extended version presented in 1080p/AVC MPEG-4 video (2.35:1) and DTS-HD Lossless Master Audio 5.1 Surround audio.

There's no word yet on extras, but look for a package comparable to the standard DVD release. Stay tuned.

Suggested retail price for the Blu-ray has been set at $34.95.

You'll find the latest specs for 'Big' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under May 5.

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