Once Upon a Time in the West (US BD) and more in May

Leone’s classic is joined by two John Wayne films and a western starring Richard Harris…

Paramount Home Entertainment have announced the US Blu-ray Disc release of four westerns on 31st May 2011. Headlining the selection is Sergio Leone’s Once Upon a Time in the West, while John Wayne fans get two more of the Duke’s titles in HD with Big Jake and Rio Lobo. The final title is A Man Called Horse with Richard Harris.

A Man Called Horse
Richard Harris stars as Lord John Morgan in this carefully documented epic that realistically portrays the life of the American Sioux Indian Tribe in the early 19th century.

Big Jake
An aging Texas cattle man (John Wayne) who has outlived his time swings into action when outlaws kidnap his grandson and wound his son. He returns to his estranged family to help them in the search for Little Jake.

Once Upon a Time in the West
Sergio Leone’s epic western presented on Blu-ray. Extras include:

  • Commentary featuring Directors John Carpenter, John Milius and Alex Cox, Film Historians Sir Christopher Frayling and Dr. Sheldon Hall plus Cast & Crew
  • An Opera of Violence
  • The Wages of Sin
  • Something to do with Death
  • Railroad: Revolutionising the West
  • Locations Then & Now
  • Production Gallery
  • Theatrical Trailer HD
  • Easter Egg – New Trailer

Rio Lobo
After the Civil War, a Union Colonel (John Wayne) goes to Rio Lobo to take revenge on two traitors.


Updated: Mar 21, 2011

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