(September 13, 2004 – Burbank, CA) - Timed to coincide with the opening of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian on September 21, Warner Home Video (WHV) will debut the DVD for the acclaimed eight-part documentary “500 Nations,” executive produced and hosted by two-time Academy Award®-winner Kevin Costner (“Dances with Wolves,” “Open Range”). This powerful mini-series takes a historical look at the indigenous people of North and Central America from pre-Columbian times to the end of the 19th century. A collectible four-disc DVD set with a personal introduction by Costner, plus bonus CD-ROM as a fifth disc, “500 Nations” will be available to own at $59.98 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.
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