Universal Studios Home Video have announced the Region 1 DVD release of Hollywoodland for 6th February 2007 priced at $29.98 SRP. Ben Affleck, Adrien Brody, Diane Lane and Bob Hoskins star in this film based on one of Hollywood’s most infamous real-life mysteries, the death of actor George Reeves who portrayed Superman in the original TV series.
Audio commentary with Director Allen Coulter
Available in separate Widescreen and Full Screen editions the film will be presented with English and French DD5.1 Surround audio and optional English SDH, French and Spanish subtitles. Extras include:
"Re-Creating Old Hollywood" - In this piece, the production team demonstrates how they re-created the glamour of the Hollywood of yesteryear. Interviews include ones with the film’s production designer, set decorator, costume designer, make-up artists and hair stylists.
"Behind the Headlines" - Director Allen Coulter, screenwriter Paul Bernbaum, and other members of the creative team reveal which elements of the film story are based on fact, and what creative liberties they had to take in order to tell the story of the unsolved mystery surrounding George Reeves’ death.
"Hollywood Then and Now" - With help from historians, filmmakers, actors and other experts, explore how Hollywood has changed in the last 60 years, as the similarities and difference between “classic” Hollywood and today’s big city are examined.