Atonement (R2) in February
Universal Pictures have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of Atonement on 4th February 2008 priced at £19.99. From Joe Wright, the director of “Pride & Prejudice”, comes “Atonement” - adapted from the best selling novel by Ian McEwan. A British story of romance, misconception, jealousy, guilt and justice, Atonment stars James McAvoy and Keira Knightley as a mixed-class couple whose love is doomed by a child's lie and World War II.
- 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
- English and Italian DD5.1 Surround
- English SDH and Italian subtitles
- Feature Commentary with Director Joe Wright
- Deleted scenes with commentary by Director Joe Wright (7:30)
- The Making of Atonement (26:49) - Watch the new become old as the filmmakers recreate the English Countryside of 1935, the famous Dunkirk evacuation and the drama of war torn WWII London.
- Novel to Screen (5:01) - Once again director Joe Wright takes a classic period story and re-invigorates it for a new audience. Re-uniting the director, producer and star of PRIDE & PREJUDICE, we look at how Joe’s modern style of film-making brings these novels alive.