Blu-ray to Cook with Julie & Julia in December

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has announced Julie & Julia starring Meryl Streep as Julia Child and Amy Adams as Julie Powell is coming to Blu-ray Disc and DVD on December 8.

Blu-ray will be the best version to own of this summer hit and not just for the 1080p picture and lossless audio. Sony is taking advantage of Blu-ray’s extra space and BD-Live to deliver the majority of bonus features as Blu-ray exclusive.

The complete list of bonus features are as follows:

  • Commentary with writer/director Nora Ephron
  • Secret Ingredients: Creating Julie & Julia – Go behind the scenes with Meryl Streep & Amy Adams to see how they became Julie & Julia.
  • Family & Friends Remember Julia Child – Julia’s closest family and friends tell us about the woman they knew and loved. (BD exclusive)
  • Julia’s Kitchen – Learn all about how the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History acquired Julia’s kitchen and take a tour inside. (BD exclusive)
  • Cooking Lessons: (BD exclusive)
    • Poaching Eggs with Julia Child &
    • Jacques Pépin
    • Making Hollandaise Sauce with Julia Child & Jacques Pépin
    • Mark Peel Prepares Scrambled Eggs
    • Suzanne Goin Prepares Braised Beef Shortribs
    • Steven Lewandowski & Drew Nieporent Prepare Butter Poached Maine Lobster
  • movieIQ – Julia’s Recipe Collector – collect and email your favorite Julia Child recipes while watching the film! (BD exclusive)

Julie & Julia on Blu-ray has a retail price of $39.95. Pre-order information and cover art are expected to be released in the days ahead.

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