'Shallow Grave' Announced and Detailed for Blu-ray

Posted Tue Mar 20, 2012 at 08:00 AM PDT by

The thriller that launched the careers of Ewan McGregor and director Danny Boyle will be unearthed in high-definition this June.

In an early announcement to retailers, the Criterion Collection has revealed 'Shallow Grave' is coming to Blu-ray on June 12.

In 'Shallow Grave,' three self-involved Edinburgh roommates take in a brooding boarder. When he dies of an overdose, leaving a suitcase full of money, the trio embark on a series of very bad decisions, with extraordinarily grim consequences for all.

The Blu-ray will feature a 1080p transfer, DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 soundtrack, and supplements include: Two audio commentaries: - Director Danny Boyle and Screenwriter John Hodge with producer Andrew Macdonald; New interviews with stars Christopher Eccleston, Kerry Fox, and Ewan McGregor; Digging Your Own Grave, a 1993 documentary by Kevin Macdonald on the making of the film; Andrew Macdonald and Kevin Macdonald's video diary from the 1992 Edinburgh Film Festival, where they shopped around the script for Shallow Grave; Shallow Grave trailer & Trainspotting teaser trailer; and a booklet featuring an essay by critic Philip Kemp.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $39.95.

You can find the latest specs for 'Shallow Grave' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under June 12.

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Shallow Grave (Blu-ray)
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