(January 29, 2003 – Burbank, CA) - Tapping into the excitement and anticipation of the eagerly awaited May 15 theatrical release of “The Matrix Reloaded,” Warner Home Video (WHV) will kick off “The Year of The Matrix” with the release of “The Matrix Special Edition” DVD. A must-have addition to every movie lover’s collection, “The Matrix Special Edition” two-disc DVD brings consumers a fresh look at one of the most popular and influential films in history with hours of bonus materials, cool collectible foil packaging and an exclusive advance look behind-the-scenes at “The Matrix Reloaded.” As an added bonus for consumers, each DVD will also contain a free ticket offer, redeemable by mail, for “The Matrix Reloaded.” Destined to be “the chosen one,” “The Matrix Special Edition” two-disc DVD will be available on April 29 at $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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