Sony announces A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood on Blu-ray and DVD
Throughout the years there have been a ton of children’s programs that helped to shape the youth of that generation, but there are few as beloved as Mister Roger’s Neighborhood. The series ran from 1963 until early 2000 and while it was geared towards the 2-5 year olds it still garnered viewers from all ages. Now oen of the most beloved actors Tom Hanks is taking on the role of the children’s TV icon for the film A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood. The film also stars Matthew Rhys, Chris Cooper, Susan Kelechi Watson, Maryann Plunkett, Enrico Colantoni and Christine Lahti.
A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood follows a timely story of kindness triumphing over cynicism, inspired by the true story of a real-life friendship between Fred Rogers and journalist Tom Junod. After a jaded magazine writer is assigned a profile of Fred Rogers, he overcomes his skepticism, learning about empathy, kindness, and decency from America's most beloved neighbor.
In addition to the film this release offers up bonus content including additional scenes, blooper reel, commentary, and featurettes that take you behind bringing this icon to life. Grab your copy of A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood when it hits digital on February 4th and then on 4K Ultra, Blu-ray and DVD on February 18th from Sony Home Entertainment.