Stylish Psychological Thriller Makes SteelBook™ Debut September 14, 2021
Sophisticated yet unsettling, the groundbreaking psychological thriller Perfect Blue makes its North American SteelBook™ debut September 14, 2021 from GKIDS and Shout! Factory.
The directorial debut of acclaimed director Satoshi Kon (Paprika, Tokyo Godfathers), the critically-acclaimed Perfect Blue has frequently been hailed as one of the most important animated films of all time. This new SteelBook™ edition features a new exclusive 12-page art booklet, the digitally remastered version of the film and an original definition presentation, as well as a bevy of bonus features including Lectures by Satoshi Kon, an Into the Blue featurette, the Angel of Your Heart recording sessions, the full English version of Angel of Your Heart, interviews with the English cast and crew, and theatrical trailers and TV spots.
In Perfect Blue, rising pop star Mima has quit singing to pursue a career as an actress and model, but her fans aren’t ready to see her go. Encouraged by her managers, Mima takes on a recurring role on a popular TV show, when suddenly her handlers and collaborators begin turning up murdered. Harboring feelings of guilt and haunted by visions of her former self, Mima’s reality and fantasy meld into a frenzied paranoia. As her stalker closes in, in person and online, the threat he poses is more real than even Mima knows, in this iconic psychological thriller.
Perfect Blue SteelBook™ Bonus Features
- NEW exclusive 12-page art booklet
- Digital remastered presentation of the film
- Original SD Version of Feature (Japanese mono Dolby Digital 2.0 with English subtitles)
- Lectures by Satoshi Kon featurette
- Into The Blue featurette – New Interviews
- Angel of Your Heart Recording Sessions
- Angel of Your Heart Full English Version
- Theatrical Trailers and TV Spots—includes new trailers from US and UK re-releases
- Cast and Crew Interviews