Def Jam and Universal Home Video are teaming up
to release the Scarface Two-Disc Anniversary Edition and Scarface Deluxe Gift
Set, which hits shelves on September 30, 2003. B
In addition to the film being digitally remastered,
the bonus materials on the DVD include a 20 minute documentary featuring P.
Diddy, Eve, Snoop Dogg and Scarface reflecting on how the film influenced their
lives and music.
The box set features actor Al Pacino, director
Brian DePalma, producer Martin Bregman, and screenwriter Oliver Stone reflecting
on the original 1932 classic, which is also included in the box set.
Other extra's include the making of the 1983
version of the movie, the battle to gain an "R" rating from the Motion
Picture Association of America and a comparison of the movie version versus
the made for television version.
In addition to the bonus material and a testament
to the films cult status amongst hip-hoppers, Def Jam will release Def Jam Recordings
Presents Music Inspired By Scarface.
The album will feature a collection of songs,
ranging from Grandmaster Flash and Jay-Z, to Notorious B.I.G. and is set to
hit stores September 16.