(July 14, 2006 - Burbank, CA) – On August 22, the wave is back as the action-packed "Poseidon" crashes onto DVD from Warner Home Video. Experience the desperate struggle for survival as a monstrous rogue wave capsizes a luxury cruise ship, flipping it upside down in the middle of the ocean. Trust and determination prove vital as a group of survivors search for an escape through an intense obstacle course of fiery confines and a flooded interior. Boasting explosive special features, this non-stop edge-of-your-seat action-adventure will leave you gasping for air. This gripping summer thriller includes incredible performances from Kurt Russell ("Miracle"), Emmy Rossum ("Phantom of the Opera"), Richard Dreyfuss ("Mr. Holland’s Opus"), Josh Lucas ("Glory Road") and Mike Vogel ("Rumor Has It," "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre"). Academy Award® nominee, Wolfgang Petersen ("Troy," "The Perfect Storm") directs this film, and captures audiences with thrilling special features such as a featurette, a documentary, a look at the film’s set design and more. "Poseidon" will be available on a single disc DVD for $28.98 SRP / $19.95 MAP and a two-disc Special Edition DVD for $34.99 SRP / $22.95 MAP, both in widescreen and full frame formats. Single and merchandise orders are due on July 18, 2006. "Poseidon" will also be available on HD DVD for $34.99 SRP on December 5, 2006. Single and merchandise orders are due for this version on October 31, 2006. THE CREDITS 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 form the repertoires of Warner Bros. Pictures, Turner Entertainment, Castle Rock Entertainment, HBS Home Video and New Line Home Entertainment.
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