'Timerider: The Adventure of Lyle Swann' Blu-ray Dated and Detailed

Posted Wed Feb 6, 2013 at 10:00 AM PST by

The 1982 cult classic makes the jump to Blu-ray in March.

In an early announcement to retailers, Shout Factory will release 'Timerider: The Adventure of Lyle Swann' on Blu-ray on March 19.

Lyle Swann (Fred Ward) is a champion off-road racer who accidentally gets zapped into a time-travel experiment and sent 100 years into the past! When a gang of brutal bandits steals his motorcycle, Swann must outsmart the local cowboys and submit to the desires of a beautiful outlaw woman (Belinda Bauer). Armed with only his wits and a map from an Exxon station, will Lyle Swann survive the Wild West and get back to his future?

Peter Coyote, L.Q. Jones, Ed Lauter and Richard Masur co-star in this cult film co-written and directed by William Dear ('Harry and the Hendersons,' 'Angels in the Outfield') and produced, co-written and scored by Michael Nesmith ('Repo Man,' 'Elephant Parts').

The Blu-ray will feature 1080p video, a DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 soundtrack, and supplements include: Audio Commentary with Director William Dear; Interviews with Producer Michael Nesmith and William Dear; and Storyboard Gallery.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $19.93.

You can find the latest specs for 'Timerider: The Adventure of Lyle Swann' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under March 19.

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Timerider: The Adventure of Lyle Swann (Blu-ray)
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