Blu-ray, DVD, Digital HD Release: Brooklyn

Digital Release Date: Feb. 23, 2016, Blu-ray & DVD Release Date: March 15, 2016
Price: DVD $29.98, Blu-ray $39.98
Studio: Twentieth Century Fox


Academy Award nominee Saoirse Ronan (Byzantium) stars as Eilis Lacey, a young Irish immigrant, navigating through Brooklyn, alone, in the 1950s, in the acclaimed drama-romance Brooklyn.

Saorsie Ronan in Brooklyn

Saorsie Ronan in Brooklyn

Although Eilis’s initial sadness and homesickness gives way to romance with an Italian-American, her life is disrupted by news from her hometown. After traveling home to mourn the loss of a loved one, she finds herself forced to choose between two countries and two men on opposite sides of the world.

Directed by John Crowley and written by Nick Hornby from Colm Toibin’s bestselling novel, the film also stars Jessica Pare (TV’s Mad Men), Julie Walters (Educating Rita), Jim Broadbent (Le Week-End), Emory Cohen (The Hungry Ghosts) and Domhnall Gleeson (Ex Machina).

The Blu-ray of the PG-13-rated movie contains the following features:

  • 11 Deleted and Extended Scenes with Optional Director’s Commentary
  • Six promotional featurettes
    • The Story
    • Home
    • Love
    • Cast
    • The Making of Brooklyn
    • Book to Screen
  • Audio commentary by director, John Crowley
  • Photo gallery

The DVD contains the same as the Blu-ray, minus the 11 deleted and extended scenes.

 

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Founder and editor Laurence Lerman saw Alfred Hitchcock’s North by Northwest when he was 13 years old and that’s all it took. He has been writing about film and video for more than a quarter of a century for magazines, anthologies, websites and most recently, Video Business magazine, where he served as the Reviews Editor for 15 years.