Blu-ray Releases Details
North Dallas Forty (1979) – Imprint Films Limited Edition

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    This disc has not yet been reviewed. The following information has been provided by the distributor.

Genres: Drama, Sports
Starring: Nick Nolte, Dabney Coleman, Mac Davis & Charles Durning
Director: Ted Kotcheff
Plot Synopsis:

THEY PAY YOU AND THEY PAY YOU WELL. ON ONE CONDITION. YOU PLAY THE GAME THEIR WAY, EVEN IF YOU’RE FORCED TO BREAK EVERY BONE IN YOUR BODY.

North Dallas Forty depicts Nolte as an aging ballplayer who, through a woman he meets, is drawn away from the masculine, violent world in which he has lived so long. In doing so, he finds himself at odds with the team’s management.

On release director Ted Kotcheff was praised for delivering a realistic portrayal of the world of pro football in the 70’s. Based on the popular novel by former Dallas Cowboy Peter Gent.

Special Features and Technical Specs:

  • 1080p High-definition presentation on Blu-Ray from a NEW 4K scan by Paramount Pictures
  • NEW Audio commentary by filmmaker/film historian Daniel Kremer and screenwriter Daniel Waters with director Ted Kotcheff
  • NEW Introduction by director Ted Kotcheff
  • NEW Hit Me With Those Best Shots: Ted Kotcheff Remembers North Dallas Forty
  • NEW Looking to Get Out: A Comparative Analysis of the Ted Kotcheff Vision – video essay
  • Trailer
  • Aspect Ratio 2.35:1
  • Audio English DTS-HD 5.1 Surround + LPCM 2.0 Stereo
  • Optional English subtitles
  • Limited Edition slipcase on the first 1500 copies with unique artwork
  • Release Details
    Release Date: November 4th, 2022
    Movie Release Year: 1979
    Release Country: United States
    Movie Studio: Imprint Films
  • Technical Specs
    Length:118 Minutes
    Specs:Blu-ray – Imprint Collection #173
    Limited Edition slipcase on the first 1500 copies with unique artwork
    Video Resolution/Codec:1080p/AVC MPEG-4 (NEW 4K scan by Paramount)
    Aspect Ratio(s):2.35:1
    Audio Formats:English DTS-HD 5.1 Surround + LPCM 2.0 Stereo
    Subtitles/Captions:English
    Special Features:NEW Audio commentary by filmmaker/film historian Daniel Kremer and screenwriter Daniel Waters with director Ted Kotcheff
    NEW Introduction by director Ted Kotcheff
    NEW Hit Me With Those Best Shots: Ted Kotcheff Remembers North Dallas Forty
    NEW Looking to Get Out: A Comparative Analysis of the Ted Kotcheff Vision – video essay
    Trailer