“GRADE A! An enchanting entertainment!”
– Owen Gleiberman, ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY
“êêêê The defining movie love story of a generation, flush with humor, heartbreak and ravishing romance.”
– Peter Travers, ROLLING STONE
“ Warm, funny and rigorously truthful.”
– Farran Smith Nehme, NEW YORK POST
Starring Academy Award® Nominees Ethan Hawke & Julie Delpy
Available on Blu-ray™ & DVD Oct. 22
Blu-ray Includes Digital HD UltraViolet™
Culver City, CA (September 3, 2013) – One of the most acclaimed and celebrated movies of the year, the Sony Pictures Classics romantic dramaBEFORE MIDNIGHT, will now be available on Blu-ray™ and DVD on Oct. 22 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. As the third installment in Richard Linklater’s beloved series, the film finds Jesse and Céline Wallace (Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy) two decades later and light years away from their first train encounter, vacationing in Greece with their two twin daughters. Two-time Academy Award® nominee Ethan Hawke (2004, Best Writing Adapted Screenplay, Before Sunset; 2001, Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Training Day) and Academy Award®-nominated Julie Delpy (2004, Best Writing Adapted Screenplay, Before Sunset) star in this emotional, heartwarming and relatable film about navigating the complications of lives complete with careers, children and romantic relationships.
Bonus features on the Blu-ray and DVD include commentary and a Q&A with Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy and Director Richard Linklater, as well as the “Revisiting Jesse & Céline” featurette, taking fans behind the scenes for a look at the making of the film. The Before… series is directed by Academy Award®-nominated Richard Linklater (2004, Best Adapted Screenplay, Before Sunset), who wrote BEFORE MIDNIGHTwith Hawke and Delpy. The film takes viewers on a roller coaster of emotions, offering a refreshingly honest and witty portrayal of what modern love really looks like in this day and age.
Jesse (Ethan Hawke) and Céline (Julie Delpy) first met in their twenties in BEFORE SUNRISE; reunited in their thirties in BEFORE SUNSET; and, now, in director Richard Linklater’s amazing BEFORE MIDNIGHT, they face the past, present and future: family, romance and love. Now on a writer’s retreat in Greece, the couple looks for a night of passion, but instead their idyllic night turns into a test of their relationship and a discussion of what the future holds for them.
Special Features Include:
• Commentary with Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy and Richard Linklater
• Revisiting Jesse & Céline
• Q&A with Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy and Richard Linklater
BEFORE MIDNIGHT has a run time of approximately 109 minutes and is rated R for sexual content/nudity and language.