ULTIMATE DREAM CAST GENERATES JACKPOT OF RAVES IN $185 MILLION MEGA HIT OCEAN'S ELEVEN FIRST EVENT TITLE OF THE YEAR ARRIVES MAY 7 ON VHS DIRECT TO SELL-THROUGH & DVD Packed DVD Includes Feature-Length Commentary by Brad Pitt, Matt Damon and Andy Garcia Plus a Separate Commentary by Director Steven Soderbergh and Two Behind-The-Scenes Documentaries "Ocean's Eleven is made with so much WIT and BRAINS and DAZZLE and VIRTUOSITY that the sheer SPEED and CLEVERNESS of the caper hits you like a SHOT OF PURE OXYGEN." - Entertainment Weekly - BURBANK, Calif., February 25, 2002 - Ex-con Danny Ocean has put together a handpicked eleven-man crew to pull off the most daring heist in Las Vegas history. The result is Ocean's Eleven, the $185 million box-office sensation from Academy Award* winning director STEVEN SODERBERGH (Erin Brockovich, Traffic, Out of Sight) and 2002's first "must-have" mega-hit video, available May 7 from Warner Home Video (WHV) direct to sell-through, priced at $22.98 SRP for VHS and $26.98 SRP for DVD. Ocean's Eleven boasts an unmatched, all-star cast that has collectively earned more than 4.5 billion dollars at the box-office. Called "the coolest damned thing around" by Rolling Stone Magazine, Ocean's Eleven was one of 2001's top grossing films, uniquely appealing to men and women of all ages. This star-studded ensemble cast that is certain to make Ocean's Eleven a "must own" for every video collector includes: * GEORGE CLOONEY, Golden Globe* winner (The Perfect Storm, O Brother, Where Art Thou?) * MATT DAMON, Academy Award* and Golden Globe* winner (The Talented Mr. Ripley, Good Will Hunting) * ANDY GARCIA, Academy Award* nominee (When a Man Loves a Woman, Godfather III) * BRAD PITT, Academy Award* nominee and Golden Globe* winner (Spy Game, Fight Club) * JULIA ROBERTS, Academy Award* and Golden Globe* winner (Erin Brockovich, America's Sweethearts) CASEY AFFLECK (Soul Survivors, American Pie II), SCOTT CAAN (Novocaine, American Outlaws), ELLIOTT GOULD ("Friends," American History X), BERNIE MAC ("The Bernie Mac Show,") and CARL REINER (The Sid Caesar Collection, The Jerk) also star in this pure fun heist movie that mixes witty dialogue, edge-of-your-seat excitement and even a bit of romance. "No other title in recent years has this many of the top stars in one film," said Mike Saksa, WHV vice president, U.S. marketing. "We expect this unparalleled star power and popular genre will be a 'sure bet' with consumers." The Ocean's Eleven DVD is web-enabled, presented in Dolby Digital 5.1 Audio and Dolby Surround 2.0 and will be available in a 16x9 widescreen version as well as a full-frame version. Both versions of the DVD include several outstanding special features: * Commentary by hot stars Brad Pitt, Matt Damon and Andy Garcia * Commentary by Academy Award* winning director Steven Soderbergh and writer Ted Griffin * HBO First Look: Behind-the-Scenes documentary on the making of Ocean's Eleven where consumers get a sneak-peek at the fun the cast had making this movie * "The Look of the Con," a behind-the-scenes documentary featuring the cast, director and production team talking about the stylized fashion and designs of Ocean's Eleven * Original teaser trailer and three theatrical trailers * DVD-ROM features "In or Out" challenge where players become one of Ocean's Eleven crew and must complete several Las Vegas challenges to pull-off the ultimate heist... plus links to the original website * Languages: English, Spanish and French (dubbed in Quebec) * Subtitles: English and French "The Look of the Con" will also be featured on the VHS. Ocean's Eleven is rated PG-13 (language and sexual content) and has a running time of 116 minutes. With operations in 78 international territories - more than the video division of any other studio - Warner Home Video commands the largest distribution infrastructure in the global video marketplace. WHV's film library is the largest of any studio, offering top quality new and vintage titles from the repertoires of Warner Bros. Pictures, Turner Home Entertainment, Castle Rock Entertainment, HBO Home Video and New Line Home Entertainment.