OVERVIEW: A Anchor Bay
Entertainment and The Weinstein Company are proud to announce
the home entertainment release of CAROL—one of the most
critically acclaimed films of 2015, from director Todd Haynes
and starring Academy Award® winner Cate Blanchett and Academy
Award nominee Rooney Mara.
CAROL will be available
for digital download on March 4, 2016 from Starz Digital
before heading to Blu-ray™ and DVD from Anchor Bay
Entertainment and On Demand March 15, 2016.
SYNOPSIS: Adapted from Patricia Highsmith’s seminal novel The Price of Salt, CAROL follows two women from very different backgrounds who find themselves in an unexpected love affair in 1950s New York. As conventional norms of the time challenge their undeniable attraction, an honest story emerges to reveal the resilience of the heart in the face of change. A young woman in her 20s, Therese Belivet (Rooney Mara), is a clerk working in a Manhattan department store and dreaming of a more fulfilling life when she meets Carol (Cate Blanchett), an alluring woman trapped in a loveless, convenient marriage. As an immediate connection sparks between them, the innocence of their first encounter dims and their connection deepens. While Carol breaks free from the confines of marriage, her husband (Kyle Chandler) begins to question her competence as a mother as her involvement with Therese and close relationship with her best friend Abby (Sarah Paulson) come to light.
The film is
presented in widescreen in a 2.40:1 aspect ration preserving its
theatrical format. The picture is just flawless. Not only the
picture looks great in this release, also the sound it is good,
a 5.1 Dolby Digital in English that provides a good complement
to the picture. It also includes English,
and Spanish subtitles.
Widescreen (2.40:1) 16x9
English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1/Dolby Digital 2.0
English SDH, Spanish and French
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Behind the Scenes Gallery featuring cast and crew
Q&A with cast and filmmakers