BLU-RAY REVIEW: ON THE BASIS OF
Follow the revolutionary lawyer turned U.S. Supreme Court
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, as she fights to overturn over a
century of gender discrimination in the “riveting” (Pete
Hammond, Deadline) and uplifting drama On the Basis of Sex,
arriving on Digital and the digital movie app MOVIES ANYWHERE on
March 26, 2019, and on Blu-ray™, DVD and On Demand on April 9,
2019, from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment.
Featuring a brand new single, “Here Comes the Change,” from
platinum-selling singer and songwriter Kesha, and packed with
captivating bonus content, On the Basis of Sex on Blu-ray™, DVD
and Digital includes a special piece about the making of the
film as well as an inside look into Ruth and Marty’s
affectionate relationship, taking viewers behind the scenes of
this remarkable story and Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s heroic legacy.
Inspired by the incredible true story of a young Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Jones), Participant Media’s On the Basis of Sex, distributed by Focus Features, depicts a then-struggling attorney and new mother facing adversity in her fight for equal rights. When Ruth takes on a ground-breaking case, she knows the outcome could alter the courts’ view of gender discrimination. Stronger together, Ruth teams up with her husband, Martin Ginsburg (Hammer), to fight for the case that catapults her to become one of the most important public figures of our time.
The film is
presented in widescreen in a 1.85:1 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 Master Audio in English that provides a good complement
to the picture. It also includes
English Spanish subtitles.
Widescreen (1.85:1) 16x9
English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 and Dolby Digital 2.0, French
and Spanish DTS Digital Surround 5.1
Spanish and French
Blu-ray™ unleashes the power of your HDTV and is the best way to watch movies at home, featuring 6X the picture resolution of DVD, exclusive extras and theater-quality surround sound.
A Supreme Team: Making On the Basis of Sex –
Pull back the curtain and see how this incredible team of
collaborators brought this true story to the big screen.
Legacy of Justice
– A deeper look at how Ruth Bader Ginsburg pioneered
gender equality in America and gained her seat on the
Martin and Ruth: A Loving
Partnership – An intimate look at the
symbiotic marriage between Martin and Ruth Ginsburg, and
how it helped shape Ruth’s perspective as a judge.