Wednesday, 8 April 2015

Twilight Zone the Movie (1983)

Directed by John Landis, Steven Spielberg, Joe Dante and George Miller. Starring Dan Aykroyd, Albert Brooks, Vic Morrow, Scatman Crothers, Kathleen Quinlan, Jeremy Licht, Kevin McCarthy and John Lithgow.

DVD bought in 2007
101m 06s

Theatrical Trailer

The Dead Zone (1983)

Directed by David Cronenberg and starring Christopher Walken, Brooke Adams, Tom Skerritt, 
Anthony Zerbe and Herbert Lom.

Special Edition DVD bought in 2008
103m 20s

Audio commentary by screenplay writer Stephen Jones and film critic Kim Newman
24 Page Collectable Booklet
Theatrical Trailer

Brainstorm (1983)

Directed by Douglas Trumbull and starring Christopher Walken, Natalie Wood, Louise Fletcher and 
Cliff Robertson.

DVD bought in 2009

Blu-ray bought in 2014
106m 20s


Theatrical Trailer

Wargames (1983)

Directed by John Badham and starring Matthew Broderick, Dabney Coleman, John Wood, 
Ally Sheedy and Barry Corbin.

25th Anniversary DVD bought in 2009

Blu-ray bought in 2014
112m 42s


Blu-ray extras - 

Audio Commentary with John Badham, Walter Parkes and Lawrence Lasker
Loading WarGames (45mins)
Attack of the Hackers (14mins)
Inside Norad: Cold War Fortress (11mins)
Tic Tac Toe: A True Story
Theatrical Trailer

Blue Thunder (1983)

Directed by John Badham and starring Roy Scheider, Malcolm McDowell, Warren Oates, 
Candy Clark and Daniel Stern.

Special Edition DVD bought in 2006

Special Edition Blu-ray bought in 2013
109m 14s 


Blu-ray extras -

Audio commentary with John Badham, Frank Morriss and Hoyt Yeatman
Ride With The Angels: Making Blue Thunder (45mins)
The Special: Building Blue Thunder (8mins)
1983 Promotional featurette (8mins)
Theatrical Trailer

The Right Stuff (1983)

Directed by Philip Kaufman and starring Sam Shepard, Scott Glenn, Ed Harris, Lance Henriksen, 
Dennis Quaid, Fred Ward, Barbara Hershey, Veronica Cartwright and Donald Moffat.

2-disc Special Edition DVD bought in 2003

Blu-ray bought in 2013
192m 43s


2-disc DVD extras - 

The Journey and the Mission Audio Commentary on Selected Scenes
The Cast (25mins)
The Filmmakers (25mins)
Realizing The Right Stuff (21mins)
T-20 Years and Counting (12mins)
The Real Men with The Right Stuff (16mins)
Additional Scenes (11mins)
John Glenn: American Hero (87mins)
Interactive Timeline to Space
Theatrical Trailer

Scarface (1983)

Directed by Brian De Palma and starring Al Pacino, Steven Bauer, Michelle Pfeiffer, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Robert Loggia, F. Murray Abraham, Harris Yulin and Paul Shenar.

2-disc Special Edition DVD bought in 2005

3-disc Special Edition Blu-ray bought in 2011


Blu-ray extras - 

Picture in Picture Experience
Scarface Scoreboard
The Scarface Phenomenon (39mins)
Deleted Scenes (23mins)
The World of Tony Montana (12mins)
The Rebirth (10mins)
The Acting (15mins)
The Creating (30mins)
The Making of "Scarface: The World Is Yours Video Game (12mins)
Scarface: The TV Version- featurette

The Osterman Weekend (1983)

Directed by Sam Peckinpah and starring Rutger Hauer, John Hurt, Dennis Hopper, Craig T. Nelson, Meg Foster, Chris Sarandon and Burt Lancaster.

2-disc Special Edition DVD bought in 2006
98m 16s

Audio commentary by Peckinpah historians Paul Seydor, Garner Simmons, David Weddle
and Nick Redman
Sam Peckinpah’s first cut of the film, taken from a Betamax tape believed lost for 20 years.
Alpha to Omega: A Retrospective (78mins)
Photo galleries
Theatrical Trailer

Under Fire (1983)

Directed by Roger Spottiswoode and starring Nick Nolte, Gene Hackman, Joanna Cassidy, Ed Harris and Jean-Luis Trintignant.

DVD bought in 2003

Theatrical Trailer