Academy Award-winning directors Joel and Ethan Coen’s (No Country For Old Men) epic tale of frontier justice TRUE GRIT debuts in a Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack with Digital Copy and on standard DVD June 7, 2011 from Paramount Home Entertainment.
The film has been embraced by audiences and critics alike, earning over $165 million at the U.S. box office, nominated for 10 Academy Awards and named by more than 75 reviewers as one of the top 10 films of the year.
Jeff Bridges stars as Rooster Cogburn, an irascible U.S. Marshal hired by a 14-year-old girl (newcomer Hailee Steinfeld) to bring her father’s killer (Josh Brolin) to justice.[ Also Read: Disney TRON: Legacy for Home Entertainment ]
Matt Damon is an overzealous Texas Ranger who is also tracking the killer, hoping to capture him and bring him to trial for another murder.
The TRUE GRIT Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack with Digital Copy includes over an hour of extensive behind-the-scenes featurettes exploring the cast and cinematography of the film, the period costumes and guns, a fascinating portrait of the brilliant but reclusive novelist Charles Portis and more.[ Also Read: The Fighter Goes Digital to Enter Your Home ]
The TRUE GRIT Blu-ray is presented in 1080p high definition with English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital, Portuguese 5.1 Dolby Digital and English Audio Description with English, English SDH, French, Spanish and Portuguese subtitles.
The DVD in the Combo Pack is presented in widescreen enhanced for 16:9 televisions with English 5.1 Surround and English, French, Spanish and Portuguese subtitles.[ Also Read: Megamind to Debut on Blu-ray and DVD ]
Pricing: $19.99 U.S. (DVD), $29.99 U.S. (Blu-ray/DVD Combo)
Runtime: 110 minutes
U.S. Rating: PG-13 for some intense sequences of western violence including disturbing images
Canadian Rating: 14A for violence
Paramount Home Entertainment released this information Wednesday, March 9.
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