'Prohibition' Announced for Blu-ray

Posted Mon Jun 27, 2011 at 08:00 AM PDT by

Documentary filmmakers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick will return to Blu-ray to tackle the 18th amendment of the U.S. Constitution this October.

In an early announcement to retailers, PBS is readying 'Prohibition' for Blu-ray on October 4.

The three-part miniseries chronicles the history of alcohol in America and has a total runtime of approximately 6 hours.

Specs and supplements haven't been revealed yet, but the release appears to be a 3-disc set with over two hours of bonus content.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $44.99.

You can find the latest specs for 'Prohibition' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under October 4.

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