The Sea is Watching in June - Artwork update

Columbia Tristar Home Entertainment have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of The Sea is Watching (aka The Sea Watches) for 21st June 2004 with a retail price of £19.99. Set in a 19th-century brothel, The Sea Is Watching is the story of a beautiful young geisha, O-Shin (Nagiko Tohno), who harbors a samurai (Rhapsody in August's Hidetaka Yoshioka) seeking refuge. Falling in love with O-Shin, the samurai hopes to cleanse her of the sins of her profession. But fate and fortune conspire to keep the lovers apart. When another young man (Masatoshi Nagase, Mystery Train) appears, a thunderous storm strikes their village. What, if anything, will survive nature's fury? This stunning epic was the final film written by legendary director Akira Kurosawa (The Seven Samurai, Ran). Hand-picked by Kurosawa's son, director Kei Kumai delivers a visually striking love story for the ages.

Features include:

  • 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
  • Japanese, Italian and Spanish DD5.1 Surround
  • Subtitles: Arabic, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, Greek, Hindi, Hungarian, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Portugese, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish
  • Featurette
  • Trailer

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