Passionada and more from Columbia Tristar in April
Columbia Tristar Home Entertainment have announced the following Region 1 titles for 6th April 2004...
Passionada - $24.96 - The story of three generations of Portuguese women in the fishing community of New Bedford, MA. Young and beautiful Sally, still mourning the loss of her deceased husband, has resigned herself to work in the textile mill, care for her elderly mother, and worry about her beautiful rebellious teenage daughter, Vicky. However, when British charmer Charlie comes to town, he woos Sally until he sweeps her off her feet...that is until she finds out that Charlie is not the person he claimed to be when they met.
Bonus features on the disc include:
- Alternate Ending
- Deleted Scenes with Optional Commentary
- Director and Cast Commentary
- Writer and Executive Producer commentary
- Theatrical Trailers
City of Joy - $19.95 - The inspirational, uplifting story of an American doctor (Patrick Swayze) who helps transform a Calcutta ghetto. The DVD features a 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen transfer with English and French Dolby Surround audio.
The Dresser - $19.95 - Albert Finney stars as the head of a Shakespearean acting troupe touring Europe during World War II. A senile drunk, Finney is looked after by his dresser, Tom Courtenay. The film details their close and touching relationship as the dresser remains in the background while enabling the once great actor to continue his work. The DVD features a 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen transfer with English Mono audio and optional English and Japanese subtitles.
Sylvester - $19.95 - Melissa Gilbert made her movie debut in this “National Velvet”-style story of a girl and her horse. With the help of Richard Farnsworth and Michael Schoeffling, Gilbert trains a wild horse, Sylvester, and goes on to win a show competition. The DVD features a 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen transfer with English Dolby Surround audio.
Best of the Muppets Show - Diana Ross - $19.95 - These hilarious, uncut episodes are jam-packed with all the outrageous skits, music hits, great guest stars and Muppet moments you love…plus some extra laugh-out-loud tunes and sketches. Celebrity guests include Diana Ross, Brooke Shields and Rudolph Nureyev. These episodes are presented in Full Screen with English Mono audio.