On February 7th, 2012 Paramount Home Entertainment will release Love Story on Blu-ray. The 1970 box office smash, stars Ryan O’Neal and Ali MacGraw as two college students who fall in love and then embark on a romantic and poignant journey of self-discovery.
From Paramount’s official press release:
“[The film] follows two young lovers who cross social barriers for the sake of being together and ultimately face the greatest crisis of all. The film became Paramount’s most successful film to date when it was released in 1970 and made Ryan O’Neal and Ali MacGraw stars overnight. Love Story received seven Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor and Best Actress, and [it] won for Francis Lai’s magnificent musical score. It was also chosen as #9 on the AFI’s list of the 100 greatest love stories of all time.”
Paramount’s Blu-ray presents the film in a 1080p digital transfer alongside a 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio track. The disc also contains a number of special features, such as:
- Commentary by director Arthur Hiller
- Love Story: A Classic Remembered featurette
- Original theatrical trailer