4 Crime Dramas from New Line in February
New Line Home Entertainment have announced the Region 1 DVD release of four crime dramas on 15th February 2005. Kansas City, directed by Robert Altman and starring Jennifer Jason Leigh, Harry Belafonte and Dermot Mulroney takes a stylized look at Kansas City in the 1930’s with small time hoods and a big time jazz soundtrack. Legalese, starring James Garner, Gina Gershon, and Kathleen Turner is a comic look at the drama surrounding an actress accused of murder and the high profile lawyer defending her. Normal Life stars Ashley Judd in an early feature film performance and is based on a true story of love, obsession and destruction while Amongst Friends stars Academy Award winner Mira Sorvino (Mighty Aphrodite) in her feature film debut. All four films will be available on DVD at a $19.97 SRP.
All four DVD titles feature widescreen (1.85:1) versions of the films, DTS Sound, 5.1 Surround and Stereo Surround Sound, English and Spanish subtitles and closed captions. Kansas City offers a director commentary from filmmaker Robert Altman. Kansas City, Normal Life and Amongst Friends also feature the original, theatrical trailers.