North Dallas Forty (1979) – Imprint Collection #173
|Number of Blu-ray Discs||
26 October 2022
|Runtime (in minutes)||
They pay you and they pay you well. On one condition. You play the game their way, even if you’re forced to break every bone in your body.
North Dallas Forty depicts Nolte as an aging ballplayer who, through a woman he meets, is drawn away from the masculine, violent world in which he has lived so long. In doing so, he finds himself at odds with the team’s management.
On release director Ted Kotcheff was praised for delivering a realistic portrayal of the world of pro football in the 70’s. Based on the popular novel by former Dallas Cowboy Peter Gent.
Starring Nick Nolte, Dabney Coleman, Mac Davis & Charles Durning.
Special Features and Technical Specs:
- 1080p High-definition presentation on Blu-Ray from a NEW 4K scan by Paramount Pictures
- NEW Audio commentary by filmmaker/film historian Daniel Kremer and screenwriter Daniel Waters with director Ted Kotcheff
- NEW Introduction by director Ted Kotcheff
- NEW Hit Me With Those Best Shots: Ted Kotcheff Remembers North Dallas Forty
- NEW Looking to Get Out: A Comparative Analysis of the Ted Kotcheff Vision – video essay
- Aspect Ratio 2.35:1
- Audio English DTS-HD 5.1 Surround + LPCM 2.0 Stereo
- Optional English subtitles
- Limited Edition slipcase on the first 1500 copies with unique artwork
Any pre-order titles will be dispatched in the week leading up to its aforementioned release date. Special features and artwork are subject to change.