(April 8, 2003 – Burbank, CA) – “The Barbra Streisand Collection” -- four memorable movies from one of the greatest entertainers of all time (Entertainment Weekly) -- will debut on DVD July 1. Included in the Warner Home Video (WHV) collection will be the box office smash “What’s Up Doc?,” “Up the Sandbox,” “The Main Event” and “Nuts.” Each DVD will include exclusive new commentaries by Barbra Streisand, marking her first-ever recorded commentaries for DVD, feature new digital transfers and widescreens (three never-before available to the home viewer). The DVDs will be available individually for $19.98 SRP/ $14.95 MAP, while the movie-only VHS editions will have a new low price of $9.94 SRP. Also available will be The Barbra Streisand Collection, a four DVD giftset priced at $69.92 SRP. Now in its fifth decade, Barbra Streisand’s extraordinary career has earned her recognition and popularity as an actress, singer, director, producer and activist. A true Renaissance woman, Streisand has received two Oscars®, including one for Best Actress, eleven Golden Globes®, six Emmy® Awards, a Tony® Award, ten Grammy® Awards, a Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Film Institute and others. Streisand also has achieved sales unequaled by any other female recording artist, and with forty-seven gold albums she is second in the all-time charts, exceeded only by Elvis. With operations in 78 international territories Warner Home Video Inc., commands the largest distribution infrastructure in the global video marketplace. Warner Home Video’s film library is the largest of any studio, offering top quality new and vintage titles from the repertoires of Warner Bros. Pictures Inc., Turner Entertainment Co., Castle Rock Entertainment, HBO Home Video and New Line Home Entertainment.
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