Diary of Anne Frank Blu-ray is Loaded

The 50th anniversary edition of The Diary of Anne Frank and film’s June 16 Blu-ray debut happen to coincide with Anne’s 80th birthday. Simultaneous celebrations warrant a loaded Blu-ray release, don’t you think?

Fox is ensuring the Blu-ray lives up to the film’s heritage by including all of the previously released DVD bonus features supplemented by seven all-new features overseen by George Stevens Jr. In comparison, the 50th anniversary DVD will only include the new bonus features and legacy commentary track.

  • Audio commentary with George Stevens Jr. and Millie Perkins (Anne Frank)
  • ALL NEW Introduction: George Stevens Jr. and World War II
  • ALL NEW The Making of The Diary of Anne Frank: A Son’s Memories
  • ALL NEW The Diary of Anne Frank: Memories from Millie Perkins and Diane Baker (Margot Frank)
  • ALL NEW Shelley Winters and The Diary of Anne Frank
  • ALL NEW The Score of The Diary of Anne Frank – a look at the legendary composer Alfred Newman
  • ALL NEW The Diary of Anne Frank: Correspondence – Letters between George Stevens and his son written during the making of the film
  • ALL NEW Fox Legacy with Tom Rothman
  • Diary of Anne Frank: Echoes from the Past
  • Diary of Anne Frank: Excerpt from “George Stevens: A Filmmaker’s Journey”
  • George Stevens Press Conference
  • Millie Perkins Screen Test
  • Movietone News:
    • Millie Perkins, To Be Anne Frank in Film of Diary
    • Nobel Peace Prize to Belgian Priest
    • Anne Frank Diary Star Readies For Film’s 1st Nights
    • Academy Award Highlights
    • Millie Perkins Visits the Los Angeles County Museum of Art
    • Brilliant Turnout For L.A. Premiere Anne Frank Diary
    • Theatrical Trailer
    • International Trailer
    • Interactive Pressbook Gallery
    • Behind-the-scenes Gallery

Tech specs include a 2.35:1 1080p transfer and 5.1 DTS-HD Master audio on a BD-50 single Blu-ray disc.

Click here to pre-order a copy of Anne Frank on Blu-ray for $25.99 at Amazon.com.

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