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The Magic Flute in March

Revolver Entertainment have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of ,b>The Magic Flute on 31st March 2008 priced at £15.99. Conceived and directed by Kenneth Branagh, The Magic Flute features a newly-adapted libretto by the multi-talented Stephen Fry.

On the eve of the first global war a magical drama unfolds as Tamino sets forth on a perilous journey in pursuit of love, light and peace in a world afflicted by darkness, death and destruction. What follows is a musical adventure in which the destiny of a pair of young lovers may determine the fate of nations and the lives of millions.

Musical director James Conlon conducts the chamber Orchestra of Europe and the film showcases a cast of rising young opera stars including Joseph Kaiser, Ben Davis and newcomer Amy Carson who was recently nominated for Most Promising Newcomer at The Evening Standard British Film Awards 2008 for her role in The Magic Flute, together with more established performers Rene Pape, Thomas Randle, Lyubov Petrova and Silvia Moi.

Features are listed as TBC.

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