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The Damned United (R1/US BD) in February

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment have announced the US DVD and Blu-ray Disc release of The Damned United on 23rd February 2010. 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.

Priced at $28.96 SRP on DVD and $34.95 SRP on Blu-ray Disc, features are outlined below…

DVD

  • 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
  • English and French (Parisian) DD5.1 Surround
  • English and French (Parisian) 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), extras are presented in HD. Features include:
  • 1080P 1.85:1 Widescreen
  • English, French and Portuguese 5.1 Dolby TrueHD
  • Spanish DD5.1
  • Subtitles: English, English SDH, French (Parisian)*, Portuguese (Brazil)*, Spanish (Latin Am)*, Dutch*, Arabic (*also on extras)
  • 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'

Please note the final DVD artwork will not have the big R rating logo on it.


Last updated: 18/04/2018 17:46:36

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