December 4, 2013 – 9:56 am - Posted by: Justin Sluss
Tags: Alan Rickman, Anchor Bay Entertainment, Blu-ray, Forest Whitaker, James Marsden, Jane Fonda, John Cusak, Lee Daniels, Lenny Kravitz, Oprah Winfrey, Robin Williams, Starz, Terrrence Howard, The Weinstein Company
The 2013 film “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” starring Forest Whitaker is coming to Blu-ray Disc on January 14th, 2014 via The Weinstein Company (distributed here by Anchor Bay Entertainment). The film, directed & co-wrote by Lee Daniels, co-stars Oprah Winfrey, Jane Fonda, John Cusak, Lenny Kravitz, Robin Williams, James Marsden, Alan Rickman and Terrrence Howard. Tech specs for the release include full 1080p Hi-Def video and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound. The release will come in two forms: a standard Blu-ray and a “combo pack” with a DVD and an UltraViolet digital copy of the film included. Both versions are available for PRE-ORDER at Amazon with the standard Blu-ray carrying a $31.49 price tag and the “combo pack” Blu-ray carrying a $29.96 price tag. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.
- An American Story
- The Original Freedom Riders
- “You And I Ain’t Nothin’ No More” Performed by Gladys Knight and Lenny Kravitz
- Deleted Scenes
- A Gag Reel
Further below after the break you’ll find the trailer for the film and the PRESS RELEASE announcing its Blu-ray release.
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