The Railway Children / Swallows & Amazons in August
Optimum Home Entertainment have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of The Children’s Classics Collection for 21st August 2006 priced at £15.99. This box-set combines two timeless literary adaptations: The Railway Children starring Jenny Agutter and Bernard Cribbins and based on the book by E. Nesbit; and Swallows & Amazons starring Virginia McKenna and based on the book by Arthur Ransome.
Optimum have taken over the rights from Warner and present The Railway Children in 1.66:1 Anamorphic Widescreen and Swallows & Amazons in 1.33:1 Full Frame. Both feature DD2.0 audio and have no extras.