Paramount announce The Italian Job for March
Paramount Home Entertainment
have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of last years The Italian Job for 8th March 2004 with a retail price of £19.99. This update of the 1969 Michael Caine classic sees mastermind Charlie Croker (Mark Wahlberg) and his team – inside man Steve (Edward Norton), computer genius Lyle (Seth green), wheelman Handsome Rob (Jason Statham), explosives expert Left-Ear (Mos Def) and veteran safecracker John Bridger (Donald Sutherland) - pull off the perfect heist, stealing millions of dollars worth of gold bullion from a heavily guarded palazzo in Venice, Italy. What the team don’t expect is that one of them will turn out to be a double-crosser and steal the gold from them. Now, with the help of safe cracker Stella Bridger (Charlize Theron), the job isn’t about the payoff, it’s about payback!
Features on the DVD are:
- 2.35:1 Anamorphic Widescreen transfer
- English DD5.1 Surround
- Pedal to the metal: the making of The Italian Job
- Putting the words on the page for The Italian Job
- The Italian Job Driving School
- The mighty MINIS of The Italian Job
- High Octane – stunts of The Italian Job
- 6 deleted scenes
- Gag reel – Easter Egg
- Theatrical Trailer
Also released the same day will be a double-pack featuring both the 1969 Michael Caine original and the 2003 remake with a retail price of £26.99.