(August 26, 2004 – Burbank, CA) – On January 4th, experience the larger-than-life epic adventure, “Troy,” coming to DVD and VHS from Warner Home Video. Starring an A-list cast including Academy Award®-nominated Brad Pitt (“Ocean’s Eleven,” “Fight Club”), Eric Bana (“Hulk,” “Black Hawk Down”), Orlando Bloom (“The Lord of the Rings,” “Pirates of the Caribbean”), Brian Cox (“The Bourne Identity,” “The Ring”), Sean Bean (“Lord of the Rings” trilogy, “The Big Empty”), Brendan Gleeson (“Cold Mountain,” “Gangs of New York”), Academy Award®-nominated Peter O’Toole (“Reindeer Games”), and directed by Academy Award®-nominated Wolfgang Petersen (“The Perfect Storm,” “Outbreak”), this two-disc DVD will make history. DVD bonus features include: a spectacular behind-the-scenes featurette, “In The Thick of the Battle,” that shows the creation of “Troy's” epic battle sequences; a documentary, “From Ruins to Reality,” that explores how the ruins of ancient Troy were unearthed, and how “Troy’s” production design magicians created their own version of this breathtaking, legendary city; a featurette, “Troy: An Effects Odyssey,” that reveals the secrets of Troy’s mesmerizing visual and sound effects; and “Gallery of the Gods,” a 3-D tour of Mount Olympus and introduction to the gods and goddess of Ancient Greece. Troy will be available at $29.95 SRP on DVD in both widescreen and full frame formats. VHS pricing information is available upon request. 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.
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