'Sunday Bloody Sunday' Announced for Blu-ray

Posted Thu Jul 19, 2012 at 08:00 AM PDT by

John Schlesinger's 1971 love triangle hits Blu-ray this October.

In an early announcement to retailers, Criterion says 'Sunday Bloody Sunday' will have a Blu-ray release on October 23.

'Sunday Bloody Sunday' depicts the romantic lives of two Londoners, a middle-aged doctor and a prickly thirtysomething divorcée—played by Oscar winners Peter Finch and Glenda Jackson—who are sleeping with the same handsome young artist.

The Blu-ray will feature a 1080p transfer, an uncompressed mono soundtrack, and supplements include: New video interviews with actor Murray Head, Williams, and production designer Luciana Arrighi; Illustrated 1975 audio interview with director John Schlesinger; New interview with writer William J. Mann (Edge of Midnight: The Life of John Schlesinger) about the making of Sunday Bloody Sunday; New interview with photographer Michael Childers, Schlesinger's longtime partner;Trailer; and a booklet featuring a new essay and screenwriter Penelope Gilliatt's 1971 introduction to the film's screenplay.

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

You can find the latest specs for 'Sunday Bloody Sunday' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under October 23.

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Sunday Bloody Sunday (Blu-ray)
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