‘Midnight in Paris’ Arrives on Blu-ray December 20th, 2011

Paris in the morning is beautiful. In the afternoon it’s charming. And in the evening, enchanting. But after midnight, Paris is magic! Midnight in Paris, Woody Allen’s critically acclaimed romantic comedy, arrives on Blu-ray™ and DVD December 20th from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. The delightful and whimsical Sony Pictures Classics release, shot against the gorgeous backdrop of the most romantic city in the world, features an all-star ensemble cast including Rachel McAdams (Sherlock Holmes), Academy Award® winner Kathy Bates (Best Actress, Misery), Academy Award winner Adrien Brody (Best Actor, The Pianist), Carla Bruni, Academy Award winner Marion Cotillard (Best Actress, La Vie En Rose), Michael Sheen (TRON: Legacy; Frost/Nixon) and Owen Wilson (Cars 2; Hall Pass). The film, which opened this year’s Cannes Film Festival, was produced by Letty Aronson, Stephen Tenenbaum, and Jaume Roures and executive produced by Javier Mendez (all Vicky Cristina Barcelona). Blu-ray and DVD both contain a special featurette, Midnight in Cannes, and exclusive to the Blu-ray are cast and crew photo galleries. Midnight in Paris will be available on Blu-ray for $35.99 and on DVD for $30.99. 


“Exhilarating! Brims over with bracing humor and ravishing romance.”

Peter Travers, Rolling Stone



Starring Kathy Bates, Adrien Brody, Carla Bruni, Marion Cotillard, Rachel McAdams, Michael Sheen and Owen Wilson

Available on Blu-ray™ and DVD December 20th

And, For the First Time – Woody Allen Fans Will Be Treated to Bonus Material — Including a “Midnight in Cannes” Featurette and
Blu-ray Exclusive Cast & Crew Photo Galleries


Synopsis:  Midnight in Paris is the story of Gil (Owen Wilson), a successful Hollywood screenwriter and his beautiful fiancée Inez (Rachel McAdams), whose experiences while on holiday in the City of Light will change their lives forever. It’s also about the young man’s great passion for an alluring city, both present and past, and the fantasies that tempt him to dream of a more authentic life.


Blu-ray and DVD Special Features include:

  • Midnight in Cannes Featurette

Exclusive to the Blu-ray:

  • Cast and Crew Photo Galleries
Order Midnight in Paris on Blu-ray!

Gerard Iribe is a writer/reviewer for Why So Blu?. He has also reviewed for other sites like DVD Talk, Project-Blu, and CHUD, but Why So Blu? is where the heart is. You can follow his incoherency on Twitter: @giribe

4 Responses to “‘Midnight in Paris’ Arrives on Blu-ray December 20th, 2011”

  1. Aaron Neuwirth

    It will be hard to see this leaving my top 5.

  2. Gerard Iribe

    Even better than Captain America, Aaron?

  3. Matt Goodman

    #16 on my favorites of the year.

    Capt. America is #30

  4. Aaron Neuwirth

    It edges it out Gerard ;), although Fast Five creeps pretty close behind it 🙂 😉