R2 Singin in the Rain Special Edition announced
Warner Home Video have announced a 50th Anniversary Special Edition Double DVD of Singin' in the Rain for the 4th November 2002 with an RRP of £24.99. This double DVD release features the anniversary restoration of the film complete with an all-new Dolby Surround 5.1 soundtrack and is packed with never before seen special features...
- Audio Commentary by Debbie Reynolds, Donald O'Connor, Cyd Charisse, Rita Moreno and screenwriters Betty Comden and Adolph Green
- Theatrical Trailer
- Singin' Inspirations text feature with branching
- Reel Sound menu based feature with 4 video clips (10 mins)
- "What a Glorious Feeling" New documentary about the making and impact of this landmark musical (30 mins approx)
- Musicals Great Musicals: The Arthur Feed Unit at MGM - Documentary about the career of producer/songwriter Arthur Feed (80 mins approx)
- Outtake Musical Number - You Are My Lucky Star (4 mins)
- Excerpts of movies where Arthur Feed and Nacio Herb Brown songs originated (40 mins)
- Scoring Stage Sessions with play option
- Hidden Feature - Baz Lurhman
- Photo Gallery (18 pages)
This announcement follows on from Warner's recent 2-disc special edition line-up (details here) and leaves only True Romance unconfirmed for a R2 release from the initial R1 lineup (details here).