Universal Pictures Home Entertainment has announced that it will release a combo pack edition of Anna Karenina onto Blu-ray this February. The film is directed by Joe Wright and stars Keira Knightley, Jude Law, Kelly Macdonald, and Aaron Taylor-Johnson. Anna Karenina will be available for purchase in either Blu-ray combo pack or DVD on February 19, 2013.
Anna Karenina was adapted by Academy Award-winning screenwriter Tom Stoppard from Leo Tolstoy‘s timeless classic novel. At the twilight of an empire, Anna Karenina (Knightley), the beautiful wife of one of Russia’s most esteemed men (Law), has it all. But when she meets the dashing cavalry officer Vronsky (Taylor-Johnson), there is a mutual spark of instant attraction that cannot be ignored. Anna is swept up in a passionate affair that will shock a nation and change the lives of everyone around her.
Anna Karenina was released in November of 2012 and grossed over $12 million at the box office to date. The film is nominated for four Academy Awards at this year’s ceremony.
The combo pack edition will includes several special features, including: deleted scenes; Anna Karenina: An Epic Story About Love featurette; Adapting Tolstoy featurette; Keira as Anna featurette; On the Set with Director Joe Wright featurette; Dressing Anna featurette; Anna Karenina: Time-Lapse Photography featurette; a feature commentary with Director Joe Wright; a Digital Copy and UltraViolet version of the film.