Saturday, 23 May 2015

Heat (1995)

Directed by Michael Mann and starring Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Val Kilmer, Tom Sizemore, 
Diane Venora, Ashley Judd, Natalie Portman and Jon Voight.

2-disc Special Edition DVD bought in 2005
Blu-ray bought in 2014
170m 27s

 2-disc DVD

Blu-ray extras -

Audio commentary by Michael Mann
The Making of Heat (59mins)
Pacino and De Niro: The Conversation (10mins)
Return to the Scene of the Crime (12mins)
Deleted Scenes (10mins)
Theatrical Trailers

Casino (1995)

Directed by Martin Scorsese, starring Robert De Niro, Sharon Stone, Joe Pesci and James Woods

2-disc Special Edition DVD bought in 2005
Blu-ray bought in 2010


Blu-ray extras -

Moments With Martin Scorsese, Sharon Stone, Nicholas Pileggi and More! virtual audio commentary
U-Control interactive bonus view feature
History Alive: True Crime Authors – Casino With Nicholas Pileggi (44mins)
Vegas And The Mob (14mins)
Deleted scenes

Crimson Tide (1995)

Directed by Tony Scott and starring Denzel Washington, Gene Hackman, George Dzundza, 
Viggo Mortensen and James Gandolfini.

Extended Edition DVD bought in 2007
117m 36s
Blu-ray bought in 2015
115m 46s


Blu-ray extras -

The Making of Crimson Tide (20mins)
All Access: On The Set Of Crimson Tide (10mins)
Deleted Scenes

First Knight (1995)

Directed by Jerry Zucker and starring Sean Connery, Richard Gere, Julia Ormond, Ben Cross 
and John Gielgud.

DVD bought in 2004
Blu-ray bought in 2015
133m 50s


Blu-ray extras -

Audio Commentary by Jerry Zucker and Co-Producer Hunt Lowry
Audio Commentary by Arthurian Expert Corey Rushto
The Quest for Camelot (19mins)
The Creation of a Kingdom (18mins)
In Shining Armor: Knights in Training (19mins)
Deleted and Extended Scenes

Braveheart (1995)

Directed by and starring Mel Gibson, also starring Sophie Marceau, Patrick McGoohan, Catherine McCormack, Angus Macfadyen and Brendan Gleeson.

2-disc Special Edition DVD bought in 2002
2-disc Anniversary Edition Blu-ray bought in 2011
177m 44s

 2-disc DVD

Blu-ray extras -

Audio Commentary by Mel Gibson
William Wallace World - Interactive Feature
Battlefields of the Scottish Rebellion - Interactive Feature
Tales of William Wallace (30mins)
A Writer's Journey (22mins)
Alba Gu Brath! The Making of Braveheart (50mins)
Archival Interviews with the Cast of Braveheart (15mins)
Photo Montage

Lord of Illusions (1995)

Directed by Clive Barker and starring Scott Bakula, Kevin J. O'Connor, Famke Janssen 
and Daniel von Bargen.

Director's Cut DVD bought in 2004
2-disc Blu-ray bought in 2015
109mins (121mins)


DVD extras -
Audio commentary by Clive Barker
Isolated musical score
Deleted scenes
Theatrical trailer

Jumanji (1995)

Directed by Joe Johnston and starring Robin Williams, Bonnie Hunt, Kirsten Dunst, Bradley Pierce, David Alan Grier and Jonathan Pryce.

DVD bought in 2002
Blu-ray bought in 2015


Blu-ray extras -
Audio commentary by president of Sony Pictures Imageworks Ken Ralston and the effects crew
Jungle adventure: Virtual board game
Making Jumanji: The Realm of Imagination (20mins)
Lions and Monkeys and Pods...Oh My! (15mins)
Production Design: Bringing Down the House (3mins)
Storyboard comparisons (4mins)

Get Shorty (1995)

Directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, starring John Travolta, Gene Hackman, Rene Russo, Danny DeVito, Dennis Farina, Bette Midler, Delroy Lindo and James Gandolfini.

2-disc Special Edition DVD bought in 2006

Audio Commentary by Barry Sonnenfeld
Get Shorty: Look At Me (26mins)
Get Shorty: Wise Guys And Dolls (20mins)
Page To Screen: Get Shorty (28mins)
Going Again
Get Shorty Party Reel
Be Cool: Be Very Cool
Deleted Scenes
Photo Gallery
Theatrical Trailer
8-Page Collector's Booklet