| Grand Prix (Blu-Ray) |
Retail: 19.98, Our: $15.99
Warner has announced Grand Prix (Blu-Ray) (1966) for release on May 24th.
Previously released in a standard 2-disc special edition and on HD-DVD, the single disc Blu-Ray will retail for $19.98, but is available at ClassicFlix.com for only $15.99. Bonus features will carry over from the standard release.
Nine races. One champion. James Garner, Yves Montand, Brian Bedford and Antonio Sabàto portray Formula I drivers competing to be the best in this slam-you-into-the-driver's seat tale of speed, spectacle and intertwined personal lives. Eva Marie Saint and Toshiro Mifune also star.
John Frankenheimer (who 32 years later would again stomp the pedal to the metal for the car chases of Ronin) directs this winner of 3 Academy Awards, crafting split-screen images to capture the overlapping drama and orchestrating you-are-there POV camerawork to intensify the hard-driving thrills. Nearly 30 top drivers take part in the excitement, so buckle up, movie fans. Race with the best to the head of the pack.
- Four Making-of Documentaries
- Pushing the Limit: The Making of Grand Prix
- Flat Out: Formula One in the Sixties
- The Style and Sound of Speed
- Brands Hatch: Chasing the Checkered Flag
- Grand Prix: Challenge of the Champions Featurette
- Theatrical Trailer