Frankenheimer's Grand Prix - May 24th

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Frankenheimer's Grand Prix - May 24th

Postby Andrew Forbes » Wed Feb 23, 2011 2:05 pm

Hell yes.

C/o Blu-ray.com:

Warner Home Video has announced Grand Prix for Blu-ray release on May 24. This 1966 racing-themed action movie, starring James Garner and Eva-Marie Saint, was directed by John Frankenheimer and spectacularly shot on 65mm. It had been released in 2006 on the defunct HD DVD format.

Special features include:

* Featurettes:
o Pushing the Limit: The Making of Grand Prix
o Flat Out: Formula One in the Sixties
o The Style and Sound of Speed
o Brands Hatch: Chasing the Checkered Flag
o Grand Prix: Challenge of the Champions
* Theatrical trailer

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Re: Frankenheimer's Grand Prix - May 24th

Postby Paul Kile » Mon Feb 28, 2011 6:54 am

I bought the HD-DVD version when it came out, and the impressive thing was even most of the extras were re-mastered. The "Making Of" feature looked like it had been filmed yesterday. If Warner keeps the same quality in the Blu-Ray version (and I have no reason to think they wont), BUY IT!
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Re: Frankenheimer's Grand Prix - May 24th

Postby Dunnyman » Mon Mar 14, 2011 12:56 am

What a perfect B-day gift to myself!!
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