Street Kings (R1) in August
Fox Home Entertainment have announced the Region 1 DVD release of Street Kings on 19th August 2008. Keanu Reeves and Forest Whitaker star in this police thriller directed by David Ayer (Harsh Times) from a story by James Ellroy. Street Kings follows veteran LAPD Detective Tom Ludlow (Reeves), a disillusioned cop who sets out on a quest to solve the murder of his former partner. With the help of his boss and mentor Captain Jack Wander (Whitaker), Ludlow begins a crusade to serve his own form of justice, breaking the rules of conduct on a regular basis and avoiding the watchful eye of Internal Affairs Captain James Biggs (Hugh Laurie). In the end Ludlow will be forced to question the loyalties of everyone involved and the truth will finally come to pass.
Available in single-disc ($29.98 SRP) and two-disc ($34.98 SRP) editions, features are detailed below…
- 2.40:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
- English DD5.1 Surround
- French and Spanish Dolby Surround
- English and Spanish subtitles
- Commentary by Director David Ayer
- 15 Deleted Scenes
- 10 Alternate Scenes
- 10 Vignettes
- “Street Rules: Rolling with David Ayer and Jaime FitzSimons” featurette
- HBO First Look - City of Fallen Angels: Making Street Kings
Two-Disc Edition - As above plus a second disc with a bonus digital copy allowing users to transfer a digital version of the film to their computer and portable video devices.