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Sony Pictures Home Entertainment have announced the UK DVD and Blu-ray Disc release of The Damned United on 31st August 2009. Tom Hooper directs this film based on the novel by David Peace about controversial soccer manager Brian Clough (portrayed by Michael Sheen). Set in 1974 but flashing back to the 1960s, the film centres around Clough's ill-fated 44-day reign as coach of Leeds United, then one of England's most successful football teams.

DVD

  • 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
  • English DD5.1 Surround
  • English, English HOH and Hindi subtitles
  • Commentary with Director Tom Hooper, Michael Sheen and Producer Andy Harries
  • Deleted Scenes with Optional Director's Commentary
  • Cloughisms with Optional Director's Commentary
  • Perfect Pitch: The Making Of The Damned United
  • Remembering Brian
  • The Changing Game: Football in the Seventies
  • Creating Clough: Michael Sheen Takes on 'Old Big 'Ead'

Blu-ray Disc - Coded for all regions (A, B and C), features include:
  • 1080P 1.85:1 Widescreen
  • English 5.1 Dolby TrueHD
  • English Audio Description Track
  • English, English HOH and Hindi subtitles
  • Commentary with Director Tom Hooper, Michael Sheen and Producer Andy Harries
  • Deleted Scenes with Optional Director's Commentary
  • Cloughisms with Optional Director's Commentary
  • Perfect Pitch: The Making Of The Damned United
  • Remembering Brian
  • The Changing Game: Football in the Seventies
  • Creating Clough: Michael Sheen Takes on 'Old Big 'Ead'


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