(July 21, 2006 - Burbank, CA) - "Forbidden Planet," considered by many the most influential science fiction film ever made until the "Star Wars" era, goes into DVD orbit November 14 when Warner Home Video releases "Forbidden Planet 50th Anniversary 2-Disc Special Edition" and "Forbidden Planet Ultimate Collectors Edition." The film, in a new widescreen version, has been digitally transferred from fully restored new film and audio elements. The remarkable electronic soundtrack has been remastered in Dolby Digital 5.1.® The 2 Disc Special Edition will be available at $26.99 SRP; the Ultimate Collector’s Edition for $59.92 SRP. With operations in 90 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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