Jean-Jacques Annaud's The Lover comes to DVD with a widescreen anamorphic transfer that preserves the original theatrical aspect ratio of 1.85:1. English and French soundtracks are rendered in Dolby Digital Surround. English, Spanish, and French subtitles are accessible. Supplemental materials include ten minutes of footage that was edited out of the original North American release, and the original theatrical trailer. This is a solid release from MGM/UA that offers strong picture quality.