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The Sound of Music Blu-ray Announced

Posted August 31, 2010 03:49 AM by Juan Calonge

20th Century FoxTwentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment has officially announced the five-time Academy Award-winning The Sound of Music for Blu-ray release on November 2. This 45th Anniversary Edition, "meticulously restored and remastered" with 7.1 DTS-HD Master Audio sound, will be presented in a three-disc (2 BDs, 1 DVD) combo edition, and also in an individually numbered Limited Collector's Set.

Special features include:
  • Audio commentaries with Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer and director Robert Wise
  • Your Favorite Things: An Interactive Celebration all-new immersive viewing experience with behind-the-scenes images, on-screen lyrics, trivia track and location quiz
  • Music Machine Sing-Along
  • BD-LIVE:
    • Live Lookup Powered by IMDb
  • Musical Stages: Creating The Sound of Music all-new interactive "backlot tour" with in-depth featurettes on the songs, the stage show & movie, the film and sound restoration and the real-life von Trapp family
  • A City of Song virtual map of filming locations in Salzburg, Austria
  • Vintage Rodgers & Hammerstein and The Sound of Music programs, including a parody with Carol Burnett and Julie Andrews, and an interview with the real Maria von Trapp on The Julie Andrews Hour
  • Rodgers & Hammerstein: The Sound of American Music, hosted by Mary Martin
  • Screen tests, rare treasures, interviews, photo galleries and more
The Limited Collector's set adds the following:
  • 45th Anniversary soundtrack
  • 100-Page "My Favorite Things" scrapbook
  • Snapshots from Salzburg
  • Reproduction of the original 1965 Souvenir program
  • Exclusive "My Favorite Things" Music Box with letter of authenticity



Source: Blu-ray.com | Permalink | United States [Country settings]

News comments (42 comments)


NYorker
  Aug 31, 2010
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This is a must for me, will probably settle for the 3-disc set, although the collector's set looks tempting...

vanscottie
  Aug 31, 2010
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The best Singing, Dancing, Chased By Nazis movie of all time!

ambientcafe
  Aug 31, 2010
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+1 on the 3-disc set....looking forward to a sterling restoration, especially on the audio realm

mishal
  Aug 31, 2010
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Definitely day 1 for me.
bladelia
  Aug 31, 2010
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i jumped on the collectors set on amazon when it was $62.99, its now $80.99

Sith4Brains
  Aug 31, 2010
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l thought Top Secret! was the best singing, dancing, chased by Nazis movie of all time

lgans316
  Aug 31, 2010
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Excellent. I hope it is priced right.

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RBBrittain
  Aug 31, 2010
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Talk about head-on: Fox's TSoM is going up day-and-date against Sony's Bridge on the River Kwai for the title of first pre-1970, non-WB Best Picture on U.S. BD. That makes Nov. 2 a budget-busting day for classic BD lovers. (Oh, and did I mention Toy Story 3 is *ALSO* dropping that day?)

mishal
  Aug 31, 2010
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(Julie Andrews + 7.1 DTS-HD Master Audio sound) make this the slogan of the movie and it will sell itself.

Shanester
  Aug 31, 2010
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The lovely Julie Andrews in high def....sounds good!!

chad_1138
  Aug 31, 2010
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Can't wait to get this for my wife, and for me as well!!

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that1guystudios
  Aug 31, 2010
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Day 1 for sure. Can't decide between the regular version and the box set, though. I'll need to see the packaging in person.
moviegeekrp
  Aug 31, 2010
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Anxious to hear the new soun mix. Might wait for the price to drop a little though before purchsing.

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Wdm81
  Aug 31, 2010
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I'll wait for the 3D release

ShellOilJunior
  Aug 31, 2010
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Yes! Keep the classics coming!

bookcase
  Aug 31, 2010
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Warner, this is how it's done: offer fans something other than only the limited edition box of junk! I'm in for the combo release!!
Gazzoo69
  Aug 31, 2010
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Day one on my side. I sold my wife's 5 star dvd edition without her knowing and she was looking for it last week end.

tru blu
  Aug 31, 2010
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An absolute classic and a must have title. Fantastic news.

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denger76
  Aug 31, 2010
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Day One Purchase for me! My favorite musical of all time!

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Jim L
  Aug 31, 2010
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Excellent! Day one purchase. My collection is quite a bit heavy on the modern explosion-ridden action flick. I need a little something to balance out Transformers and Avatar.

Let's hope that it's a great transfer.

aherron
  Aug 31, 2010
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Day one purchase for me for the Limited Edition Collector's Set. Pre-ordered mine on Amazon last month for $62.99.

brainofj72
  Aug 31, 2010
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Definitely gonna be buying that Limited Edition.

fdm
  Aug 31, 2010
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I'll take vanilla.

martymagicman
  Aug 31, 2010
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What I am most looking foward to is the newly remastered version. In the 2 disc that came out a couple of years ago you can see this rip in the film right at the beginning of the movie. If any "classic" needed help and deserved to fully restore it was this one. Sound should be great too. This one is gonna be a favorite to play for all the fam and friends during the Holidays!

Russell_L
  Aug 31, 2010
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Finally--one of my all-time favorite films! Will likely get the LE.

masoud90
  Aug 31, 2010
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Yes yes yes! Been waiting for this for a LONGGGGGG time

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Robert Siegel
  Aug 31, 2010
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Incredible. My all-time fave film, finally!!!!! And by the way Bookcase, it isn't junk that's being offered. A 45th anniversary CD from the music stems, a reproduction of the souvenir book, and a 100-page hardback book do not add up to junk. Many of the fans of this movie, and there are many many many of them, will be quite thrilled to own these items. But I agree with your "other" point that it should be offered both as the gift set and regular edition.

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Robert Siegel
  Aug 31, 2010
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There are photos of this set in the thread on this site, so why not with the news story> Post 148

http://forum.blu-ray.com/blu-ray-movies-north-america/31784-sound-music-blu-ray-collectors-set-november-02-2010-a-8.html

Reputator
  Aug 31, 2010
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flippin awesome. So many big movies on my wishlist are getting announced this year!

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Beard Esquire
  Aug 31, 2010
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I think everyone in my family will be getting this for the holidays. I will have one for myself, without a doubt.

Minimejer05
  Aug 31, 2010
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Awesome news. Probably will buy.

yspkrk
  Aug 31, 2010
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I'm so excited! I just can't hide it! I know I know... I'll get this!

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DAMNSAM77
  Aug 31, 2010
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my fav movie of all time, my folks played it for me as a child on VHS and 25-30 years later, it's still a favorite!

Sith
  Aug 31, 2010
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Seriously $31.49 on Amazon, that needs to drop at least $7.00.

J. Severe
  Aug 31, 2010
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Ah, I will have to get this for my Mom!

Richo-Fan
  Aug 31, 2010
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Ah, now I know what to get my wife for Christmas.

Woodsy
  Aug 31, 2010
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looks like I'll be buying this for the girlfriend on Christmas

dmarvin
  Aug 31, 2010
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Wow, what an excellent sounding package. I dont want to spring for the extra stuff but I'll happily take a 3-disc edition that fits on my shelf. This is a timeless classic.

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cronadrinkr
  Sep 01, 2010
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The Technicolor they used when they shot this is about as accurate color scheme wise as it really looks in the Salzburg area of the Alps. I was amazed to see how vividly they were able to capture that with the tech they used back in the day. It really is that green! I can't wait to see what they do with the restoration but I hope they don't get rid of the rich colors that are in the original film because that would be a shame. The Alps are beautiful and this film captures the landscape so perfectly. I am not a big fan of musicals but Julie Andrews has a great voice and this movie is a classic, I will be getting it for the wife but I like it too. Great movie, must buy!
spearce8
  Sep 01, 2010
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You can add me to the waiting list, although I don't want the "All Singing" (excuse pun) set, I'll take the one with the least amount of discs, I enjoy the film, but not that much.

Why the DVD-combo? I hate those, why would I watch it on DVD, when I have it on Blu.

Mordok
  Sep 01, 2010
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Yes! Been waiting for this for a long time!

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Swissangel4616
  Oct 01, 2010
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kewl, can't wait to get it.
I don't sell my old 5star DVD - because it's signed by Friedrich alias Nicholas Hammond :-)


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