<I>About Schmidt</I> Motors to Home Video June 310 Mar, 2003 By: Hive News
Oscar contender will motor to home video About Schmidt to home video June 3 (prebook May 6), New Line Home Entertainment announced today.
The title has earned a Best Actor Golden Globe Award and an Oscar nom for star Jack Nicholson, who embarks on a cross-country motorhome journey as sudden widower Warren Schmidt. Costar Kathy Bates is also up for an Academy Award for best Supporting Actress in Schmidt, which also won her the Golden Globe in the same category. The film also won the Globe for Best Screenplay for Alexander Payne and Jim Taylor.
The DVD will include a widescreen presentation of the film, DTS Surround Sound, English and Spanish subtitles, animated menus, deleted scenes, opening film sequences featuring the Woodmen Tower in Omaha, Neb., showcasing perceptions of the film from Payne's editorial staff; and theatrical trailers.
The movie will be priced at $27.95 on DVD and $22.98 on VHS.