Street Date: 9/24/19
Blu-ray™ + DVD + Digital SRP: $29.99
A legendary performer comes into focus when Pavarotti arrives on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack (plus DVD & Digital), Digital, and On Demand September 24 from Lionsgate. Directed by Academy Award®*, Golden Globe®**, Grammy®, Primetime Sept. 24Emmy®, and Daytime Emmy® winner Ron Howard (*2001, Best Director, A Beautiful Mind, **1999, Best Television Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television, “From the Earth to the Moon”) and produced by Grammy® and Primetime Emmy®-winning producer Nigel Sinclair (2011, Outstanding Nonfiction Special, George Harrison: Living in the Material World), Pavarotti tells the story of global sensation Luciano Pavarotti, who quickly gained notoriety worldwide for singing the aria “Nessun dorma” at the 1990 FIFA World Cup in Italy. Featuring testimonies from his fellow Three Tenors members Jośe Carreras and Plácido Domingo, the film also includes archive footage featuring Spike Lee, Princess Diana, Nelson Mandela, and Stevie Wonder. Including making-of featurettes, which dive further into Pavarotti’s work and legacy, the Pavarotti Blu-ray will be available for the suggested retail price of $29.99.
>From Academy Award®-winning director Ron Howard comes this wonderfully intimate portrait of Luciano Pavarotti, the most beloved opera singer of all time. Interweaving Pavarotti’s genre-defining performances with revealing, never-before-seen footage, Pavarotti is a movie experience as singularly entertaining as its legendary subject.
BLU-RAY / DVD / DIGITAL SPECIAL FEATURES
- “Friends of Pavarotti” Featurette
- “The Entertainer” Featurette
- “Ron Howard on Pavarotti” Featurette
Year of Production: 2018
Title Copyright: Pavarotti © 2019 Polygram Entertainment, LLC. All Rights Reserved. Artwork & Supplementary Materials © 2019 Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Type: Theatrical Release
Rating: PG-13 for brief strong language and a war related image
Subtitles: English, Spanish, English SDH
Feature Run Time: 115 minutes
Blu-ray Format: 1080p High Definition, 16×9 1.78:1 Presentation
DVD Format: 16×9 1.78:1 Presentation
Blu-ray Audio: English 7.1 Dolby TrueHD, English Descriptive Audio
DVD Audio: English 5.1 Dolby Digital Audio, English Descriptive Audio