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6th July 2012 14:13:00
Posted by Dave Foster

Marley in August

Universal Pictures have announced the UK DVD and Blu-ray release of Marley on 20 August 2012. Bob Marley’s message of love and redemption are known around the globe and are brought to life in this world-first authorised documentary. Using never-before-seen archive footage, courtesy of the Marley family, director Kevin Macdonald (Last King of Scotland, State of Play) takes us on a journey through the life and legacy of the man responsible for introducing the world to reggae.

Alongside the standard editions, an Ultimate Collector’s Edition Blu-ray is also available with the following content:
  • Bonus disc inc. live concert footage and interview with Kevin Macdonald
  • Hardback Photo Book with exclusive stills from Island Records archives (150pages)
  • 2 disc CD soundtrack + 3 disc vinyl soundtrack
  • Marley keepsake tin
  • A2 Poster
  • Marley T-shirt

Retailers list the RRP as a whopping Ł149.99, with the best discounted price currently Ł100 at HMV. Find the best current price at Pricedemon.

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About Dave Foster
Dave has been loitering the virtual halls of TDF for a decade now and the majority of that time has been spent as Editor of the Home Cinema section (formerly DVDTimes). He doesn't contribute reviews anywhere near as much as he once did (or indeed would like to) but when he does it will invariably be something in the anime or Asian film area.

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