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PHE Press Release: The Kite Runner/A Mighty Heart/Things We Lost In The Fire (Blu-ray

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#1 of 2 OFFLINE   Ronald Epstein

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Posted February 25 2009 - 05:14 AM

THE KITE RUNNER Synposis: Amir is a young Afghani from a well-to-do Kabul family; his best friend Hassan is the son of a family servant. Together the two boys form a bond of friendship that breaks tragically on one fateful day, when Amir fails to save his friend from brutal neighborhood bullies. Amir and Hassan become separated, and as first the Soviets and then the Taliban seize control of Afghanistan, Amir and his father escape to the United States to pursue a new life. Years later, Amir – now an accomplished author living in San Francisco – is called back to Kabul to right the wrongs he and his father committed years ago. Special Features: Commentary with Marc Forster, Khaled Hosseini and David Benioff Words from The Kite Runner Images from The Kite Runner Public Service Announcement with Khaled Hosseini Theatrical Trailer THE KITE RUNNER Street Date: March 24 2009 Pricing: $39.99 US / $49.99 CAN Runtime: 127 Minutes U.S. Rating: PG-13 Canadian Rating: 14A A MIGHTY HEART Synopsis: Based on Mariane Pearl's account of the terrifying and unforgettable story of her husband, Wall Street Journal reporter Danny Pearl's life and death. Special Features: A Journey of Passion: The Making of A Mighty Heart Public Service Announcement - Pearl Foundation with Christiane Amanpour Committee to Protect Journalists Theatrical Trailer A MIGHTY HEART Street Date: March 24 2009 Pricing: $39.99 US / $49.99 CAN Runtime: 108 Minutes U.S. Rating: R Canadian Rating: 14A THINGS WE LOST IN THE FIRE Synopsis: Audrey Burke (Berry) is reeling from the shock of the news that has just been delivered to her door by the local police: her warm and loving husband Brian (David Duchovny), the father of their two young children, has been killed in a random act of violence. Once anchored by the love and comforts of their 11-year marriage, Audrey is now adrift. Impulsively, she turns to Jerry Sunborne (Del Toro), a down-and-out addict who has been her husband’s close friend since childhood. Desperate to fill the painful void caused by her husband’s death, Audrey invites Jerry to move into the room adjacent to their garage in the hope that he can help her and her children cope with their sudden loss. Jerry is facing a daily battle to stay off drugs, but in his unexpected role as surrogate parent and friend to Audrey’s son and daughter he finds a core of inner resilience. As Jerry and Audrey navigate grief and denial, their fragile bonds are constantly tested. Working together, however, they discover the strength to move forward. Special Features: A Discussion About Things We Lost In The Fire Deleted Scenes Theatrical Trailer THINGS WE LOST IN THE FIRE Street Date: March 24 2009 Pricing: $39.99 US / $49.99 CAN Runtime: 118 Minutes U.S. Rating: PG-13 Canadian Rating: 14A


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#2 of 2 OFFLINE   John Geelan

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Posted February 28 2009 - 10:43 AM

The Kite Runner is a must see. I watched the DVD recently and it looked fine. Guess the blu will look even better.

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