If you dropped $80.99 on The Sound of Music — 45th Anniversary Blu-ray Limited Edition yesterday at Amazon, get ready to yell. The rest of you? Get ready to click Add to Cart. Even non-fans like myself have to admit, this deal is too good to pass up. From now until February 11, 2012 (also known as “this Saturday”), Amazon has the set for $28.99.
In addition to all the goodies included in the non-Limited release*, the Limited Edition comes complete with and individually numbered gift box, a 100-page “My Favorite Things” scrapbook, a 45th Anniversary Soundtrack CD, a reproduction of the original 1965 souvenir program, and a hand-painted music box.
(* In case you don’t already know, those include: Your Favorite Things: An Interactive Celebration — All-New Immersive Viewing Experience with Behind-the-Scenes Images, On-Screen Lyrics, Trivia Track and Location Quiz; Music Machine Sing-Along; Audio Commentaries with Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, and Director Robert Wise; Musical Stages: Creating The Sound of Music — All-New Interactive “Backlot Tour” with In-Depth Featurettes on the Songs, the Stage Show & Movie, the Film and Sound Restoration, and the Real-Life von Trapp Family; A City of Song — Virtual Map of Filming Locations in Salzburg, Austria; Vintage Rodgers & Hammerstein and The Sound of Music Programs; Screen Tests, Rare Treasures, Interviews, Photo Galleries & more.)
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