Columbia to Add to Superbits Line10 Jan, 2003 By: Hive News
Continuing its Superbit Collection juggernaut, Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment on March 4 is releasing seven more titles in its branded DVD line, which feature beefed up video and audio.
The titles are Legends of the Fall, Seven Years in Tibet, From Here to Eternity, Das Boot—The Director's Cut, Heavy Metal, Labyrinth, and The Dark Crystal.
Except for Das Boot, the titles all feature digitally mastered audio and, when widescreen, anamorphic video transfers as well as foreign language subtitles. Each also includes English Dolby Digital 5.1 and DTS soundtracks, except for From Here to Eternity, which contains an English mono track from an up mixed 5.1 track. Additionally, Eternity is presented in its original full frame theatrical aspect ratio.
In addition to the anamorphic widescreen video transfer and 5.1 English soundtracks standard to the Superbit line, Das Boot also includes English Dolby Surround sound as well as Dolby Digital 5.1 and DTS soundtracks in the original German language.
Each carries a $26.95 price point. Order date for each is Jan. 30.