American audiences are invited into the heart of a lavish 19th century bordello with the stylized French thriller series, ‘Maison Close.’ The Canal Plus+ Series drama’s first season Blu-ray Combo Pack and soundtrack are set to be distributed for the first time in the U.S. Music Box Films will release the Blu-ray on February 10, on such platforms as Amazon. The show’s Blu-ray will include all eight unrated and uncut 55-minute episodes from the series’ first acclaimed season, as well as a collector’s book featuring photos and essays. The soundtrack for the first season, which also explores desire and power, and re-imagines age-old themes in revolutionary ways, will be unveiled on February 17.

In celebration of the drama’s Blu-ray and soundtrack releases, Shockya is giving away three ‘Maison Close’ Blu-ray Combo Packs and three soundtracks. To enter, follow us @Shockya and tweet us the phrase: “@Shockya is giving away three Maison Close Blu-ray Combo Packs and three soundtracks! Follow and RT to enter!” You have until Thursday, February 12 to enter, and you can enter the contest once daily. Specify in your tweet whether your would like to enter the Blu-ray or soundtrack contest. After February 12, we’ll pick the three winners for both contests at random and notify them through Twitter. Good luck!

The following synopsis for ‘Maison Close‘ has been released:

‘Maison Close’ is a French TV series making its American debut on Blu-Ray, DVD and VOD. Set in 1870s Paris, the show follows the struggles of several young women forced to work in an opulent brothel. The soundtrack features evocative classical pieces composed by Gast Waltzing punctuated by an eclectic mix of songs by The Troggs, Leon Haywood, Gene McDaniels, and others.

The below songs will be included on the soundtrack for the first season of ‘Maison Close,’ which will be sent to the giveaway’s winners through a downloadable link:

Alain Pewzner — Maison Close (Credits)
The Bumps — Please Come Down
The Estro Armonico Ensemble — Plastic Light
The Estro Armonico Ensemble — Primal Fuck
Leon Haywood — I Want’a Do Something Freaky to You
The Estro Armonico Ensemble — Psychotic
The Estro Armonico Ensemble — Catfish
Mississippi — Kings of the World
The Estro Armonico Ensemble — Curtain Light
George Jackson — If I Could Open Up My Heart
The Estro Armonico Ensemble — Heroe
The Estro Armonico Ensemble — Sunday
The Estro Armonico Ensemble — Ugly Man
Micky Green — T.L. (True Love)
The Estro Armonico Ensemble — Face to Face
Birgir Hilmarsson — Sense to Care
Eugene McDaniels — Susan Jane
The Estro Armonico Ensemble — Suzan
The Troggs — Gonna Make You
The Estro Armonico Ensemble — Cake
Hool — Used and Abused
The Bumps — Hey Girl
Brazilian Girls — Ships In the Night
The Estro Armonico Ensemble — Fun Time
Diving with Andy — Sugar Sugar

Check out the covers for the ‘Maison Close’ Season 1 Blu-ray and soundtrack below.

Enter to Win a Maison Close Blu-ray Combo Pack In Shockya's Twitter Giveaway

Enter to Win a Maison Close Soundtrack In Shockya's Twitter Giveaway

Written by: Karen Benardello

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By Karen Benardello

As a graduate of LIU Post with a B.F.A in Journalism, Print and Electronic, Karen Benardello serves as ShockYa's Senior Movies & Television Editor. Her duties include interviewing filmmakers and musicians, and scribing movie, television and music reviews and news articles. As a New York City-area based journalist, she's a member of the guilds, New York Film Critics Online and the Women Film Critics Circle.

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