Kite Runner to be released on Blu-ray

This film that previously saw an HD-DVD release is making it’s way to Blu-ray. Paramount has set the release date for March 24, 2009. Paramount has released technical specs and details on the extras.

Technical Specs

  • Blu-ray

Video Resolution/Codec

  • 1080p

Aspect Ratio(s)

  • 2.35:1

Audio Formats

  • English Dolby TrueHD 5.1 Surround


  • English SDH

Disc Features

  • Audio Commentary with Marc Forster, Khaled Hosseini and David Benioff
  • Featurettes: “Words from The Kite Runner,” “Images from The Kite Runner”
  • Public Service Announcement with Khaled Hosseini
  • Theatrical Trailer in HD