(May 14, 2006 - Burbank, CA) – Prepare to be blown away when "V for Vendetta" explodes onto DVD from Warner Home Video. From Joel Silver and the Wachowski brothers, creators of the Matrix trilogy, comes the most action-packed, entertaining and talked-about thriller this year. "V for Vendetta" brings you an electrifying story of an everyday woman in futuristic Britain who becomes the unlikely accomplice of a mysterious freedom fighter in his radical effort to rid the country of oppression. Based on the powerful graphic novel and directed by James McTeigue, "V for Vendetta" is an exhilarating and innovative film featuring provocative performances by Natalie Portman ("Star Wars" films, "Closer," "Garden State") and Hugo Weaving ("The Lord of the Rings" Trilogy, the Matrix trilogy). A 2-Disc Special Edition DVD for this film will include breathtaking bonus features such as the history of Guy Fawkes and a behind-the-scenes look into the making of the film. "V for Vendetta" will be available on a Single Disc DVD at $28.98 SRP in widescreen and full frame formats. The 2-Disc Special Edition DVD will be available at $34.99 SRP. 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 from the repertoires of Warner Bros. Pictures, Turner Entertainment, Castle Rock Entertainment, HBO Home Video and New Line Home Entertainment.
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