(June 1, 2004 – Burbank, CA) – Revolutionary rock legend Prince -- known for his unique blend of rock ‘n’ roll, R&B, pop and funk that has spanned three decades and recently earned him induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame -- stars in “Purple Rain” debuting as a 20th Anniversary Two-Disc Special Edition DVD August 24 from Warner Home Video. In addition to an all-new digital transfer, Dolby Digital 5.1 audio and widescreen presentation, the DVD will include filmmaker commentary, three new featurettes on the making-of the film and its impact, eight classic Prince music videos and more. “Purple Rain” will sell for $26.99 SRP. Two additional Prince films, “Graffiti Bridge” and “Under the Cherry Moon,” will also debut on DVD August 24. These titles will be priced at $19.97 SRP. With operations in 89 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.
# # #