Nobel Son (R1) in June
Fox Home Entertainment have announced the Region 1 DVD release of Nobel Son on 9th June 2009 priced at $19.98 SRP. This thriller follows Barkley Michaelson, a 20 something-year-old in a life rut struggling to finish his Ph.D thesis. Always cast in the shadow of his highly accomplished father Eli Michaelson, the estranged relationship between father and son is complicated further when Barkley is kidnapped on the eve of Eli winning a Nobel Prize in chemistry for a ransom of $2,000,000 (the amount won as a recipient of the prize). When his father refuses to pay, it starts a game of intrigue and deception.
- 2.35:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
- English DD5.1 Surround
- English and Spanish subtitles
- Commentary with director/producer Randall Miller, writer/producer Jody Savin, musician Paul Oakenfold, cinematographer Mike Ozier and actors Brian Greenberg and Eliza Dushku
- Deleted scenes with optional commentary from director/producer Randall Miller and writer/producer Jody Savin
- Alternate ending sequence