(November 5, 2001 – Burbank, CA) – Warner Home Video (WHV) cranks it up for consumers on January 22 with the release of “Rock Star,” the “irresistible” story of a copy machine repairman hired to be the new lead singer for his favorite band. Starring Hollywood heartthrob and box-office success Mark Wahlberg (“Planet of the Apes,” “The Perfect Storm,” “Three Kings”) and television’s favorite funny girl, Jennifer Aniston (TV’s “Friends,” “Office Space,” “Picture Perfect”), “Rock Star” is the story of the wanna-be who got to be. “Rock Star” has a running time of 106 minutes, is rated “R” (language, sexuality and some drug content) and will be available for rent on VHS and for sale on DVD, priced at $19.98 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. WHV’s film library is the largest of any studio, offering top quality new and vintage titles from the repertoires of Warner Bros. Pictures, Turner Home Entertainment, Castle Rock Entertainment, HBO Home Video and New Line Home Entertainment.
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