OVERVIEW: Jane Austen’s nineteenth-century comedy on
misguided matchmaking and romantic mishaps gets a refreshing update in the
heartwarming and witty EMMA., available on Digital May 5, 2020 and on Blu-ray™,
DVD and On Demand on May 19, 2020 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment.
Hailed as “gorgeous, modern and authentic” (Stephanie Zacharek, Time), the
wickedly funny film chronicles the privileged but well-meaning young Emma
Woodhouse (The Witch and Thoroughbreds’ Anya Taylor-Joy). A vibrant visual
treat, the Rotten Tomatoes Certified Fresh® EMMA., is “an unexpectedly timely
sparkling romance” (Harriet Fitch Little, VOGUE), and features exclusive,
never-before-seen bonus content including deleted scenes, gag reel, and
behind-the-scene featurettes with the cast and crew whisking audiences away to
the world of our mischievous heroine and the everlasting story of self discovery.
SYNOPSIS: Jane Austen’s beloved comedy about finding your equal and earning your happy ending is reimagined in this delicious new film adaptation of EMMA.. Handsome, clever and rich, Emma Woodhouse (Taylor-Joy) is a restless “queen bee” without rivals in her sleepy little English town. In this glittering satire of social class, Emma must navigate her way through the challenges of growing up, misguided matches and romantic missteps to realize the love that has been there all along.
BLU-RAY: The film is presented in widescreen in a 1.78:1 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, French Spanish subtitles.
Widescreen (1.78:1) 16x9
English Dolby Digital 5.1, English Dolby Digital 2.0 and French-Canadian Dolby Digital 5.1
Subtitles - English SDH, French Canadian and Latin American Spanish
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 Playful Tease – Go behind the scenes with the talented cast of EMMA. as they share their experiences making the film.
Crafting a Colorful World* – Cast and crew discuss the gorgeously preserved locations, extravagant set dressing, and authentic Regency costumes featured in EMMA..
The Autumn Gaze* – An intimate look at director Autumn de Wilde's filmmaking process and her photographic eye.
Feature Commentary with Director Autumn de Wilde, Screenwriter Eleanor Catton, and Director of Photography Christopher Blauvelt