'Volver' Appears on DVD and Blu-ray20 Feb, 2007 By: Billy Gil
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment April 3 (prebook March 1) releases the Academy Award-nominated Volver on DVD ($28.95) and Blu-ray Disc ($38.96).
Directed by Pedro Almod?var, the film has garnered critical praise and a best actress Oscar nomination for Pen?lope Cruz. Volver made the “top 10 of 2006” lists of such publications as The Hollywood Reporter, The New York Times and Rolling Stone.
The Spanish-language film follows Raimunda (Cruz), a woman trying to raise her young daughter while coping with the sudden appearance of Raimunda's own mother's ghost.
DVD special features include an AFI tribute to Pen?lope Cruz, director and cast interviews, a making-of featurette, a photo gallery and a Spanish commentary track (subtitled in English) with Almod?var and Cruz.