My Blueberry Nights (R1) in July
The Weinstein Company and Genius Products have announced the Region 1 DVD release of My Blueberry Nights on 1st July 2008 priced at $19.97 SRP. In Wong War Kai’s debut English language feature, the internationally acclaimed director takes his audience on a dramatic journey across the distance between heartbreak and a new beginning.
After a rough break-up, Elizabeth (played by songstress Norah Jones in her screen debut) sets out on a journey across America, leaving behind a life of memories, a dream and a soulful new friend – a café owner (Jude Law) – all while in search of something to mend her broken heart. Waitressing her way through the country, Elizabeth befriends others whose yearnings are greater than hers, including a troubled cop (David Strathairn) and his estranged wife (Rachel Weisz) and a down-on-her luck gambler (Natalie Portman) with a score to settle. Through these individuals, Elizabeth witnesses the true depths of loneliness and emptiness, and begins to understand that her own journey is part of a greater exploration within herself.
- 2.35:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
- English DD5.1 Surround
- English and Spanish subtitles
- Deleted Scenes
- The Making of My Blueberry Nights
- Q&A With Director Wong Kar Wai
- Stills Gallery