The 2013 Starz original miniseries “The White Queen” is coming to Blu-ray Disc on February 4th, 2014 via Anchor Bay Entertainment. The miniseries cast includes Aneurin Barnard, Rebecca Ferguson, Amanda Hale, Faye Marsay, Max Irons, Ben Lamb, Tom McKay, Juliet Aubrey, David Oakes and Eleanor Tomlinson. Tech specs for the release include full 1080p Hi-Def video in the 1.78:1 aspect ratio and Dolby TrueHD 5.1 sound. The release will come with an UltraViolet digital copy of the miniseries included. The title is available for PRE-ORDER over at Amazon with a $41.99 price tag. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.
- The Making Of THE WHITE QUEEN
- Series Overview
- Book To Series
- The History Behind THE WHITE QUEEN
- THE WHITE QUEEN: Set Tour
- Queen Elizabeth
- The King
- The Heir Apparent
- Woman In A Man’s World
- Conjuring Up The Queen/Magic
- Dressing The Queen/Wardrobe
Further below after the break you’ll find a Blu-ray promo trailer for the miniseries and the PRESS RELEASE announcing its Blu-ray release.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 28, 2013
“Lusty royal romp…”
– Boston Globe
MEN GO TO BATTLE – WOMEN WAGE WAR
ANCHOR BAY ENTERTAINMENT RELEASES
“THE WHITE QUEEN”
ON BLU-RAY™ WITH DIGITAL HD ULTRAVIOLET™AND DVD FEBRUARY 4th
Three-Disc Set Contains All 10 Episodes and Bonus Features!
Beverly Hills, CA – Get ready for a truly royal battle of wills. Anchor Bay Entertainment releases the acclaimed Starz Original mini-series “THE WHITE QUEEN” on a three-disc Blu-ray™ with Digital HD Ultraviolet™ and DVD set February 4, 2014 – allowing consumers to watch it anywhere, on any device, any time! Based on Philippa Gregory’s series of best-selling novels, “THE WHITE QUEEN” is a vivid re-telling of the classic War of the Roses family feud (York vs. Lancaster) from the viewpoint of the women involved. The set contains all 10 gorgeous episodes of the drama, plus a bountiful supply of bonus features. SRP is $59.99 for the Blu-ray™ with Digital HD Ultraviolet™ and $49.98 for the DVD. Pre-book is January 8th.
“THE WHITE QUEEN” is a riveting portrayal of one of the most dramatic and turbulent times in English history. A story of love and lust, seduction and deception, betrayal and murder, it is uniquely told through the perspective of three different, yet equally relentless women – Elizabeth Woodville, Margaret Beaufort and Anne Neville. In their quest for power, they will scheme, manipulate and seduce their way onto the English throne.
The year is 1464, before the Tudor dynasty ruled the country, and war has been ravaging throughout England over who is the rightful King. It is a bitter dispute between two sides of the same family, The House of York and The House of Lancaster.
The House of York’s young and handsome Edward IV is crowned King of England with the help of the master manipulator, Lord Warwick “The Kingmaker.” But when Edward falls in love with a beautiful Lancastrian commoner, Elizabeth Woodville, Warwick’s plan to control the throne comes crashing down. A violent, high-stakes struggle ensues between Elizabeth, her most fierce adversary, Lancastrian Margaret Beaufort, and Anne Neville, the pawn in her father’s power game – each woman vying for the crown.