THE DAY OF THE DOLPHIN - LE

THE DAY OF THE DOLPHIN - LE

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(Mike Nichols, 1973)
Release date: 26 July 2021
Limited Edition Blu-ray (UK Blu-ray premiere)

The third and final collaboration between director Mike Nichols and screenwriter Buck Henry, following The Graduate and Catch-22, The Day of the Dolphin, is a true one-off. A science-fiction thriller filmed in the Bahamas, and adapted from Robert Merle’s best-selling novel, the film concerns a scientist (George C Scott, Hardcore) who is teaching dolphins to speak but finds himself embroiled in a shadowy government plot to assassinate the US president.
 

INDICATOR LIMITED EDITION BLU-RAY SPECIAL FEATURES 

  • 4K restoration
  • Original stereo audio
  • Selected scenes commentary with academic and film historian Sheldon Hall (2021)
  • New interview with actor Jon Korkes (2021)
  • Archival interview with screenwriter Buck Henry (2003)
  • Archival interview with actor Leslie Charleson (2003)
  • Archival interview with actor Edward Herrmann (2003)
  • Original theatrical trailer
  • Larry Karaszewski trailer commentary (2016): short critical appreciation
  • Radio spot
  • Image gallery: promotional and publicity material
  • New and improved English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
  • Limited edition exclusive booklet with a new essay by Neil Sinyard, archival articles and interviews, an overview of contemporary critical responses, and film credits
  • UK premiere on Blu-ray
  • Limited edition of 3,000 copies

Extras subject to change

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BBFC cert: PG
REGION B
EAN: 5060697920994