(November 4, 2003 – Burbank, CA) – On February 3, 2004 Warner Home Video will release the Emmy® and Golden Globe® winning miniseries “THE THORN BIRDS” in a special 2 – disc DVD collector’s set with over 8 hours of content, just in time for Valentine’s Day. Provocative, sexy and scandalous, this captivating tale of “forbidden love” chronicles 60 years in the lives of the adventurous Cleary family and Meggie Cleary’s forbidden, life-long love affair with the family’s priest, Father Ralph de Bricassart. The miniseries featured an extraordinary cast including Richard Chamberlain, Rachel Ward, Barbara Stanwyck, Christopher Plummer, Mare Winningham and Jean Simmons. “THE THORN BIRDS” will be available on DVD for $29.98 SRP. With operations in 78 international territories Warner Home Video, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, 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, Castle Rock Entertainment, HBO Home Video and New Line Home Entertainment.
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