Criterion Releases Chasing Amy DVD Details
February 22nd, 2000
Many of you out there who preordered the Chasing Amy DVD from the various Web-based outlets
woke up shocked and surprised after receiving an e-mail stating that your order and the DVD had been cancelled. Fortunately that is not so. It has however been delayed so that a few extras could be added on. The following features are courtesy of The Criterion Collection's website:
- Widescreen digital transfer, supervised by cinematographer David Klein and enhanced for 16x9 televisions
- Discrete 5.1 channel Dolby® Digital soundtrack
- New video introduction to the DVD edition from director Kevin Smith
- Screen-specific audio commentary by Kevin Smith, producer Scott Mosier, actors Ben Affleck and Jason Mewes, associate producer Robert Hawk, Miramax executive Jon Gordon and View Askew historian Vincent Pereira
- Ten deleted scenes, plus outtakes
- Theatrical trailer
- Video introductions from the cast and crew
- Special poster insert, The Askewniverse Legend: a guide to the characters in the "New Jersey Trilogy"
- English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired
- Optimal image quality: RSDL dual-layer edition
As of right now, no set release date has been specified.
The Criterion Collection's Chasing Amy Page