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Ran (Optimum SE) in November

Optimum Home Entertainment have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of Ran for 20th November 2006 priced at £19.99. Akira Kurosawa’s final masterpiece, Ran is a reworking of Shakespeare’s King Lear, set in feudal Japan.

Optimum’s 2-Disc Special Edition release offers the same basic content as the old Warner release, but throws in a new 5.1 audio mix for the main feature and the original trailer on the extras disc.

Disc 1: Main Feature

  • 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
  • Japanese DD2.0 Stereo and DD5.1 Surround
  • Optional English subtitles

Disc 2: Extra Features
  • A.K. The Making of Ran (71mins)
    • Anamorphic Widescreen
    • Optional English subtitles for the non-English segments
  • Theatrical Trailer

Artwork and menus follow - Sorry for the poor quality, but the backgrounds are in constant motion and you can't pause them...

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