Thursday, February 24, 2011
– "Country Strong," the movie starring Gwyneth Paltrow and Tim McGraw, will be out on DVD and Blu-Ray from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment on April 12. Paltrow plays a country music star seeking to revive her music career after a stint in rehab. She received much attention for her singing in the movie, which generally received negative reviews.
The DVD and Blu-ray have bonus materials, including the original ending, music videos with Sara Evans and Paltrow, deleted scenes and an extended performance of Shake that Thing by Paltrow.
Blu-ray exclusive materials include three behind-the-scenes featurettes: "A Little Bit Country: The Costumes," "Friends in High Places: The Cast of Country Strong" and "Putting the Words in Their Mouths: The Songwriters." The soundtrack includes the Academy Award and Golden Globe nominated song Coming Home, performed by Paltrow, and the new single, Me and Tennessee, sung by McGraw and Paltrow, and music by Ronnie Dunn, Faith Hill, Hank Williams, Jr. and Lee Ann Womack.