(December 17, 2002 – Burbank, CA) - Steven Spielberg’s “The Color Purple” -- which received 11 Oscar® nominations, including Best Picture, was the National Board of Review’s Best Picture of the Year and ignited the careers of Oprah Winfrey and Whoopi Goldberg -- will be released by Warner Home Video (WHV) as a deluxe, feature-packed, two-disc DVD Special Edition February 18. The double-disc DVD will sell for $27.95 SRP. With operations in 78 international territories -- more than the video division of any other studio -- Warner Home Video 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, Turner Entertainment Company, Castle Rock Entertainment, HBO Home Video and New Line Home Entertainment.
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