Oscar 2007: Warner's Oscar Nominees Available on DVD

January 22, 2008–Three of Warner's nominees for the 2007 Oscar Awards, “Michael Clayton,” “The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford,” and “In the Valley of Elah,” are already available on DVD, or will be shortly.

Michael Clayton

Best Motion Picture of the Year
Achievement in Directing, Tony Gilroy
Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role, George Clooney
Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role, Tom Wilkinson
Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role, Tilda Swinton
Original Screenplay, Tony Gilroy
Achievement in Music (Original Score), James Newton Howard

Blu-ray and DVD Street Date: 2/19/2008
HD-DVD Street Date: 3/11/08
DVD: $28.98
Blu-ray Disc: $35.99
HD DVD: $35.99
Rating: R

DVD special features:

o Additional Scenes (w/ optional commentary by Tony Gilroy and John Gilroy; RT 6:00)
o Commentary by Tony Gilroy (director) & John Gilroy (film editor)

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role, Casey Affleck
Achievement in Cinematography, Roger Deakins

Blu-ray and DVD Street Date: 2/5/2008
HD-DVD Street Date: 2/26/08
DVD: $27.95
Blu-ray Disc: $35.99
HD DVD: $35.99

The HD/DVD Combo special features:

o 30 minute documentary: “The Assassination of Jesse James: Death of an Outlaw.

In the Valley of Elah

Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role, Tommy Lee Jones

Blu-ray and DVD Street Date: 2/19/2008
HD-DVD Street Date: 3/11/08
DVD: $27.95 SRP
HD DVD: $35.99 SRP
Blu-ray Disc: $35.99 SRP
Rating: R
Director: Paul Haggis
Cast includes: Tommy Lee Jones (No Country for Old Men), Susan Sarandon (Upcoming Speed Racer, Enchanted) and Charlize Theron (North Country).

DVD Extras:

In the Valley of Elah: Documentary (Featurette with interviews by the cast and crew about the making of the movie and importance of this movies message)

Additional Scenes