'The Damned United' Announced and Detailed

Posted Tue Dec 22, 2009 at 06:00 AM PST by

The true story of Brian Clough, one of England's greatest soccer managers, is headed for Blu-ray in February.

Sony Pictures is preparing Tom Hooper's 'The Damned United' starring Michael Sheen and Colm Meaney for a high-definition release in North America on February 23.

The Blu-ray will feature 1080p video, a Dolby TrueHD 5.1 soundtrack, and supplements will include: Commentary with director Tom Hooper, Michael Sheen and producer Andy Harries; deleted scenes with optional director's commentary; Cloughisms with optional director's commentary; Perfect Pitch: The Making of The Damned United; Creating Clough: Michael Sheen takes on 'Old Big 'Ead'; Remembering Brian; and The Changing Game: Football in the Seventies.

Suggested list price for the Blu-rays has been set at $34.95.

You can find the latest specs for 'The Damned United' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under February 23.

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The Damned United (Blu-ray)
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