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Whisky Galore! SE in October - Menus added

Optimum Home Entertainment

have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of Whisky Galore! (Special Edition) for 10th October 2005 priced at £19.99. Whisky Galore! ranks among one of the most popular Ealing titles ever made and the BFI included it in a list of the best 100 British films of the 20th Century. This much-loved classic will be available on special edition 2 disc DVD including the documentary 'Distilling Whisky Galore!" from October 10th.

The package includes a 64 page book comprising extracts from Faber's Alexander Mackendrick On Film-making, plus the following features over the two-discs...

Disc One

  • The Feature: Digitally restored & re-mastered
  • Introduction by George Perry, author of 'Forever Ealing'
  • Audio commentary by British cinema expert John Ellis
  • The Ealing Comedy Poster Gallery
  • Trailers

Disc Two
  • 'Distilling Whisky Galore!' 52 min doc including interviews with Alexander Mackendrick and his crew
  • 'The Real Whisky Galore' 20 min recounting of the original events from islander Angus Campbell
  • 'Hilary Mackendrick in conversation with Anthony Slade' Recently filmed interview with Hilary Mackendrick, wife of Alexander Mackendrick (37mins)

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