Michael Jackson Film
More details have been announced about the upcoming Michael Jackson film This Is It, documenting his final tour rehearsals. Reuters reports the film will now open October 28 but only have a two-week limited theatrical run. Tickets will go on sale early, starting September 27. Kenny Ortega, Jackson's choreographer for This Is It, is the film's director. Rolling Stone reports that multiple cuts of the film will likely end up on DVD, along with a soundtrack which could include a previously-unreleased Jackson song. Also, Jackson's burial has been reportedly delayed from his birthday, August 29, to September 3. In other Jacko news, Universal Motown Records will release Michael Jackson: The Remix Suite I this Tuesday, August 25. It is the first batch of music to be unveiled from a five-part digital suite of remixes paying homage to Jackson.