Dickie Roberts, The Ten Commandments CE and more from Paramount
Here is a rundown of Paramount Home Entertainment's Region 1 DVD release schedule for January, February and early March 2004...
13th January 2004:
And Now Ladies & Gentlemen is a drama directed by Claude Lelouch that stars Jeremy Irons and Patricia Kaas as two lost souls who have become fugitives from the past. Presented in Anamorphic Widescreen with both French and English DD5.1 Surround audio options you will find no extra features despite the retail price of $29.99.
20th January 2004:
First up is Marci X, a comedy starring Lisa Kudrow and Damon Wayans that will be presented on a bare-bones disc with Anamorphic Widescreen and Full Screen transfers alongside DD5.1 Surround audio. Retail is $29.99.
Punk'd: The Complete First Season presents all 8 episodes from this Ashton Kutcher MTV series on DVD in Full Frame with DD2.0 Surround audio. Bonus features include:-
- Exclusive scenes that did not air on MTV
- Brand new never-before-scene special features created by Ashton Kutcher and co-creator Jason Goldberg
- Commentary with Ashton Kutcher, Dax Shepard and Co-Creator Jason Goldberg
- Multi Angle Viewing Option
27th January 2004:
Dudley Moore and Eddie Murphey star in the high-tech comedy Best Defense, Grek Kinnear stars in the comedy Dear God and romantic drama A Smile Like Yours while Pontiac Moon is a family drama starring Ted Danson. All are presented in Anamorphic Widescreen with DD5.1 Surround audio with the exception of Best Defense which is Mono audio only. Retail is $14.99 each.
Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (Special Collector's Edition) - Follow the link for details.
3rd February 2004:
The Fighting Temptations - Follow the link for details.
17th February 2004:
Permanent Record stars Alan Boyce as a popular high school student who unexpectedly kills himself leaving best friend Chris (Keanu Reeves) to seek out the answers behind his death. We're No Angels is a comedy starring Robert De Niro and Sean Peen as escaped cons attempting to pass themselves off as priests so as to avoid capture. Both are presented in Anamorphic Widescreen with the former offering DD2.0 Surround audio and the latter being available in DD5.1 Surround. Retail is $14.99 each.
Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star - David Spade stars at a 35-year-old former child star who hires a family to adopt him so he can experience a "normal" childhood. Available in separate Anamorphic Widescreen and Full Screen editions with a retail price of $29.99 each, you will find the following features on both:-
- English DD5.1 Surround
- Audio Commentary by Director Sam Weisman
- Audio Commentary by Writer/Actor David Spade and Writer Fred Wolf
- 4 Featurettes
- 9 Deleted Scenes
- "Child Stars On Your Television"-Extended Music Video
Star Trek Voyager - The Complete First Season - Follow the link for details.
9th March 2004:
Brother Sun, Sister Moon focuses on the early years of Francis of Assisi and will be presented in Anamorphic Widescreen with English and French Mono audio. Retail is $19.99.
The Ten Commandments: Special Collector's Edition - Cecil B. DeMille's 1956 remake of his epic The Ten Commandments starring Charlton Heston as Moses will be presented as a two-disc set offering the following features...
- Anamorphic Widescreen
- English DD5.1 and 2.0 Surround
- French Mono
- English subtitles
- Introduction by Cecil B. DeMille
- Commentary by Katherine Orrison, Author of Written In Stone: The Making Of The Ten Commandments
- 6-Part Documentary
- Photo Gallery
- Trailers: 1956 "Making Of" Trailer, 1966 Trailer, 1989 Trailer