MPI Home Video just unveiled plans to release 13 hours of programming on DVD in a dynamic series called The 20th Cerntury. The series, plus 60 minutes of bonus material will be released in a single case on two double-sided, dual-layer DVD-18s.
The release of “The 20th Century” marks the first time that the greatest moments of an entire century are available in one video collection. “The 20th Century” includes the opening moments of the 1900s though New Year’s Eve 1999 in various parts of the world. The series presents every major moment of the past 100 years through insightful narration, rare photographs and some recently rediscovered footage.
In addition to the program, the DVD will also contain 60 minutes of rarely seen newsreels, a comprehensive subject-by-subject index and English, French and Spanish subtitles. The package will become available on May 30 and carry a suggested retail price of $64.98. For more information, you can visit MPI Home Video’s website.