Universal is getting classy for 2008.

In a story from DVD Town, Universal Studios Home Entertainment will bringing out The Pianist on HD-DVD January 8.


Wladyslaw Szpilman was a Polish pianist who, during World War II, lived in the Warsaw ghettos, escaped from Nazi concentration camps, and, thanks to music, lived to tell about it. The film is based on his autobiography, Pianist, published in 1946.

DVD Featurettes:

- "The Story of Survival" Featurette

Technical Specs:

- Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1

- Audio: English: Dolby Digital Plus 5.1 / English: Dolby TrueHD 5.1 / French: Dolby Digital Plus 5.1

- Subtitles: French, English

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