AMC's 'Broken Trail' Saddles Up on Blu-ray

Posted Tue Apr 1, 2008 at 10:00 AM PDT by Peter Bracke
Broken Trail (2006)

Sony Pictures has announced a June debut for the AMC epic Western 'Broken Trail.'

The cable network's first-ever original mini-series, 'Broken Trail' was nominated for 16 Emmy awards, and stars Robert Duvall and Thomas Hayden Church as a pair of reluctant guardians to five abused and abandoned Chinese girls. Directed by Walter Hill, Sony has set a June 10 street date for the Blu-ray.

Extras will match those found on the previous DVD edition released in September 2006, which include a single featurette, "Broken Trail: The Making of a Legendary Western."

Tech specs for the BD-50 dual-layer presentation feature 1080p/AVC MPEG-4 video and English, French, Spanish and Portuguese Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround audio.

Suggested retail price has been set at $28.95.

You'll find specs for 'Broken Trail' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under June 10.

We've also set up a dedicated thread for Sony's latest in our Forums area -- click the following link to discuss the 'Broken Trail' Blu-ray release.

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Broken Trail (2006) (Blu-ray)
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