The Tempest on Blu-Ray and DVD- Release Date September 13,2011

Academy Award® winner Helen Mirren (Best Actress, The Queen, 2006) leads a star-studded cast including Russell Brand (Get Him To The Greek) and Alfred Molina (The Sorcerer’s Apprentice). Exiled to a magical island, the sorceress Prospera (Mirren) conjures up a storm that shipwrecks her enemies, and then unleashes her powers for revenge. Directed by Julie Taymor (Frida), The Tempest will leave you spellbound! Bonus materials include Russell Brand’s Rehearsal Riff, audio commentary by Julie Taymorand much more!

THE TEMPEST

Synopsis: This modern retelling of William Shakespeare’s final masterpiece is an exciting,
mystical and magical fantasy with Academy Award®-winner Helen Mirren
(Best Actress, The Queen, 2006) leading a star-studded cast including Russell
Brand (Get Him To The Greek) and Alfred Molina (The Sorcerer’s Apprentice).
Exiled to a magical island, the sorceress Prospera (Mirren) conjures up a storm
that shipwrecks her enemies, and then unleashes her powers for revenge.
Directed by Julie Taymor (Frida) — and complete with exclusive bonus features —
The Tempest, with its innovative twist, is a supernatural dramedy filled with
Shakespearean villains, lovers and fools that will leave you spellbound.

U.S. Release Date: September 13, 2011

Rating: PG 13 – for some nudity, suggestive content and scary images

Feature Run Time: Approximately 110 minutes

Release Format: Blu-ray™, Movie Download & On-Demand

Suggested Retail Price: 1-Disc Blu-ray = $39.99 U.S.
Movie Download High Definition = $39.99 U.S.
Movie Download Standard Definition = $29.99 U.S.
On-Demand = for pricing, please contact your television provider or favorite digital retailer

Bonus Features: The Tempest Documentary
Audio Commentary with Director Julie Taymor
Russell Brand’s Rehearsal Riff
“O Mistress Mine” Reeve Carney Music Video

Talent: Helen Mirren (The Debt, State of Play, The Queen)
Russell Brand (Get Him To The Greek; Forgetting Sarah Marshall)
Alfred Molina (The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, Prince of Persia, An Education)
Djimon Hounsou (Blood Diamond)
Alan Cumming (“The Good Wife,” It’s Complicated)
Chris Cooper (Remember Me, The Kingdom)
David Straitharn (The Bourne Ultimatum)

Director/Writer: Julie Taymor (Frida, Broadway’s The Lion King and Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark)

Producers: Julie Taymor & Ronald Bozeman (Confessions of a Shopaholic)

We really enjoyed this movie. We enjoyed this modern retelling of the Tempest. The bonus features were pretty awesome. If you are fans of William Shakespeare then I am sure you will want to add this movie to your collection. And if you are not familiar with the Tempest but enjoy fantasy movies then this is a movie you will want to check out.

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Buy It: You can purchase The Tempest on Amazon.com the release Date is Sept 13, 2011.

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