‘Chicago: Diamond Edition’ Newly Remastered for Blu-ray Combo Pack And Digital HD Arrives February 11

Chicago_BlurayPress Release:

Over a decade since winning six Academy Awards® including Best Picture (2002),Chicago is set to razzle dazzle audiences once again with a brand new, fully restored feature film – including visually stunning color remastering by Dolby® as well as all new Dolby® TrueHD 7.1 sound technology on Blu-ray! Witness the film that rejuvenated the genre when Chicago: Diamond Edition debuts as a Blu-ray Combo Pack (plus DVD and Digital HD UltraViolet) and Digital HD February 11 from Miramax and Lionsgate Home Entertainment.

Starring Academy Award® winner Catherine Zeta-Jones (Best Supporting Actress, Chicago), Academy Award® nominee Renée Zellweger (Best Actress, Chicago), Golden Globe® winner Richard Gere (Best Actor, Chicago), Academy Award® nominee Queen Latifah (Best Supporting Actress, Chicago) and Academy Award® nominee John C. Reilly (Best Supporting Actor, Chicago), watch the Chicago: Diamond Edition truly sparkle as it was meant to be seen and heard on HD Blu-ray, remastered with the newest Dolby state-of-the-art technology.

At a time when crimes of passion result in celebrity headlines, nightclub sensation Velma Kelly (Zeta-Jones) and spotlight seeking Roxie Hart (Zellweger) both find themselves sharing space on Chicago’s famed Murderess Row. They also share Billy Flynn (Gere), the town’s slickest lawyer with a talent for turning notorious defendants into local legends.  But in Chicago, there’s only room for one legend!

The Chicago: Diamond Edition features an all new feature-length documentary, “Chicago in the Spotlight,” an in-depth retrospective including never-before-seen footage with cast and crew. Available in a combo pack comprised of a stunning, remastered Blu-ray Disc along with a DVD and Digital HD UltraViolet, the Chicago: Diamond Edition is available for the suggested retail price of $14.99.

BLU-RAY/DVD SPECIAL FEATURES*

  • NEW!  “Chicago in the Spotlight”- A retrospective documentary with cast and crew(Available on Blu-ray Only)
  • Audio commentary with director Rob Marshall and screenwriter Bill Condon
  • Deleted musical number “Class” performed by Catherine Zeta-Jones and Queen Latifah
  • “From Stage to Screen: The History of Chicago” featurette

* Subject to change

CAST

Renée Zellweger –
Bridget Jones’s Diary, Jerry Maguire, Cold Mountain, Cinderella Man

Catherine Zeta-Jones
Ocean’s Twelve, Red 2, Entrapment, Rock of Ages    

Richard Gere
Arbitrage, Pretty Woman, An Officer and a Gentleman, Unfaithful

Queen Latifah
Hairspray, The Secret Life of Bees, Joyful Noise

John C. Reilly
Step Brothers, The Aviator, The Hours, Carnage

Lucy Liu
TV’s “Elementary,” Kill Bill: Vol. 1, Kill Bill: Vol. 2, Charlie’s Angels

Taye Diggs
TV’s “Private Practice,” Rent, How Stella Got Her Groove Back

Colm Feore
TV’s “24,” Showtime’s “The Borgias,” TV’s House of Versace

PROGRAM INFORMATION

Year of Production: 2002
Copyright:© 2013 Miramax, LLC
Rating: PG-13 for sexual content and dialogue, violence and thematic elements
Type: Theatrical Release
Genre: Musical
Blu-ray Closed Captioned: English SDH
Blu-ray Subtitles: English SDH only
Feature Run Time: 113 minutes
Blu-ray Format: 1080P High Definition 16×9 Widescreen (2.40:1)
Blu-ray Audio Status: English 7.1 Dolby TrueHD and English and Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital