MacARTHUR - LE

MacARTHUR - LE

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(Joseph Sargent, 1977)

Release date: 18 October 2021
Limited Edition Blu-ray (UK Premiere)

MacArthur is a thoughtful look at the life and times of controversial American military leader General Douglas MacArthur. Directed by Joseph Sargent (The Taking of Pelham One Two Three), this celebrated biopic features a hugely authoritative central performance by Gregory Peck, and strong support from Ed Flanders (The Ninth Configuration) and Dan O’Herlihy (Imitation of Life), who play Presidents Harry S Truman and Franklin D Roosevelt, respectively.

INDICATOR LIMITED EDITION BLU-RAY SPECIAL FEATURES

  • High Definition remaster
  • Original stereo audio
  • Optional 5.1 surround audio
  • Audio commentary with film historians Steve Mitchell and Steven Jay Rubin (2021)
  • A selection of newsreels capturing General MacArthur through the years, from his arrival in Australia in 1942 to his 75th birthday celebrations
  • Original theatrical trailer
  • 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 Robert Matzen, archival articles on the film and the events that inspired it, an overview of critical responses, and film credits
  • Limited edition of 3,000 copies

Extras subject to change

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BBFC cert: PG
REGION B
EAN: 5060697921809