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The Contender - Imprint Films Limited Edition

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Genres: Drama, Thriller
Starring: Joan Allen, Jeff Bridges, Gary Oldman, Christian Slater, Sam Elliott, William Petersen
Director: Rod Lurie
Plot Synopsis:

Sometimes you can assassinate a leader without firing a shot.

Sometimes you can assassinate a leader without firing a shot. When the truth becomes a weapon, power comes at a stunning price. Gary Oldman, Joan Allen, Jeff Bridges and Christian Slater deliver electrifying
performances in this controversial, suspenseful and critically-acclaimed thriller.  Sometimes you can
assassinate a leader without firing a shot.

“Exciting and unusually intelligent, two very enthusiastic thumbs up!” – Ebert & Roeper

Special Features and Technical Specs:

  • 1080p High-definition presentation on Blu-Ray
  • Audio commentary with writer/director Rod Lurie, and actress Joan Allen
  • 10 deleted scenes (with optional audio commentary by writer/director Rod Lurie) 
  • The Making of a Political Thriller – Behind-the-scenes featurette 
  • Interview with Cast
  • “B-Roll”
  • Short “featurette”
  • 4 TV-spots
  • Interview with actress Joan Allen
  • Theatrical Trailer
  • Aspect Ratio 1.78:1
  • Audio English DTS HD 5.1 Surround + LPCM 2.0 Stereo
  • Optional English HOH subtitles
  • Limited Edition slipcase on the first 1500 copies with unique artwork
  • Release Details
    Release Date: June 3rd, 2022
    MPAA Rating: R
    Movie Release Year: 2000
    Release Country: United States
    Movie Studio: Imprint Films
  • Technical Specs
    Length:127 Minutes
    Specs:Blu-ray Disc
    Video Resolution/Codec:1080p AVC/MPEG-4
    Aspect Ratio(s):1.78:1
    Audio Formats:
    English: DTS-HD MA 5.1
    English: LPCM 2.0
    Subtitles/Captions:English SDH