The Pianist (R2) in February
Optimum Home Entertainment have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of The Pianist for 5th February 2007 priced at £17.99. Adrien Brody stars in this award-winning film from director Roman Polanski as Wladyslaw Szpilman, a brilliant Polish pianist, a Jew, who escapes deportation. Forced to live in the heart of the Warsaw ghetto, he shares the suffering the humiliation and the struggles, and manages to escape and hide in the ruins of the capital.
With the rights for this film passing from Universal to Optimum this is essentially a re-release and offers the same basic features:
- Anamorphic Widescreen
- English DD5.1 Surround
- Making Of featurette
- Story of Survival documentary (40 mins)