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Local Hero - Collector's Edition Blu-Ray

Local Hero - Collector's Edition Blu-Ray

Bill Forsyth's Classic on Blu-Ray

COLLECTOR'S EDITION BLU-RAY
RELEASED ON MONDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER
INCLUDING LIMITED EDITION POSTCARDS


2k Digital Restoration ? Made From Original 35mm Materials

Mac (Peter Riegert) is a young executive who flies to Scotland to purchase an entire town on behalf of the oil company he works for, which is run by near-psychotic Happer (Burt Lancaster). The townsfolk seem happy enough to part with their town, although they drive a hard bargain. Meanwhile Mac, who was wrongly thought by his boss to be of Scottish descent, begins to take a liking to the little village. Bill Forsyth directs - in his usual quirky manner - this gentle comedy.

Available for the first time on Blu-Ray complete with special features, including an audio commentary with Bill Forsyth and film critic Mark Kermode.

SPECIAL FEATURES


  • Audio commentary with director Bill Forsyth and film critic Mark Kermode

  • Interview with Writer & Director Bill Forsyth

  • Getting In On The Action (1982) - 29 min behind-the-scenes documentary

  • The Music of Local Hero (2019) - Brand new interview with composer Mark Knopfler

  • A Conversation with Peter Capaldi & Gordon Sinclair (1982)

  • The South Bank Show - Making of Local Hero (1983)

  • Original Theatrical Trailer

  • Not all Special Features are presented in High Definition video, audio and subtitles may vary


Local Hero is released on 16th September.

We have 3 copies of this Blu-Ray to give away (Region 2).  To be in with a chance of winning click here and answer the entry question (entering means you agree to our Terms and Conditions).
Closing Date: 1 Oct 2019

 

 

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  • Entry to the competition is open strictly to UK residents only who are members of this site (membership is free so why not join?) You must be at least 18 years of age.

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  • Entries for all competitions are accepted, but only one entry per competition per member.

  • Entries for multiple competitions must be on separate entry forms (i.e. don't jumble all your answers into one entry box to save yourself time - you'll only be entering one competition and I'll probably delete that entry as well!)

  • All DVD prizes are in PAL format (Region 2), unless stated otherwise with no alternative offered (although we reserve the right to swap it for another prize if we have problems getting the prize offered).

  • Winners will be notified by email shortly after the closing date.

  • No correspondence regarding winners etc. will be entered into, although a list of winners will be published on the site shortly after the winners are confirmed. This information will also be pubished in the newsletter.

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