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Dean Thompson
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THE WHALES OF AUGUST blu ray release

Unread post by Dean Thompson » Thu Oct 26, 2017 7:42 pm

I mentioned this earlier in the Talking about Talkies forum but believe it properly belongs here.


Kino will release a blu-ray edition of The Whales of August on December 19. Many of us, I suspect, will want this lovely film in our Christmas stocking.

Special features, according to Amazon:

-Audio Commentary by producer Mike Kaplan, moderated by film critic Stephen Farber
-Peer Talk: The Raw September 1986 Interviews with stars Bette Davis, Lillian Gish, Vincent Price, Ann Sothern and Harry Carey Jr.
-Behind the Camera: Raw September 1986 interviews with director Lindsay Anderson, cinematographer Mike Fash and production designer Jocelyn Herbert
-New interview with actress Mary Steenburgen
-New interview with actress Margaret Ladd
-New interview with actress Tisha Sterling
-New interview with executive producer Shep Gordon
-Mike Kaplan Vignette 1 Bette Davis
-Mike Kaplan Vignette 2 Cab Ride
-Mike Kaplan Vignette 3 Cliff Island
-Never Apologize Malcolm McDowell on Lindsay Anderson
-Five 'Whales' Tales by Mike Kaplan - Limited Edition 16 Page Booklet
-Song: You Can Never Tell - Performed by Tisha Sterling, written by Mike Kaplan
-Original Theatrical Trailer

Michael O'Regan
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Re: THE WHALES OF AUGUST blu ray release

Unread post by Michael O'Regan » Fri Oct 27, 2017 8:21 am

There are no amazing performances in this, despite who's in it. It is a wonderful film, regardless.

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