Force 10 from Navarone

Edition no. 193

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Licensor
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Directed by: Guy Hamilton

Robert Shaw (Young Winston), Harrison Ford (Raiders of the Lost Ark), Barbara Bach (Short Night of the Glass Dolls) and Edward Fox (The Day of the Jackal) star alongside Carl Weathers (Rocky), Richard Kiel (Moonraker) and Franco Nero (Django) in this star-studded high adventure. Directed with an assured hand by Bond veteran Guy Hamilton (Battle of Britain), this rip-roaring adaptation of Alistair MacLean’s follow-up to the classic The Guns of Navarone sees the elite cadre of commandos embark on a secret mission deep in the Yugoslavian wilderness, during the darkest days of World War II.

Technical Specifications

Format: Blu-ray
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Audio: English 1.0 DTS-HD MA Mono , English 2.0 DTS-HD MA Stereo , English 5.1 DTS-HD MA Surround
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Subtitles: English
Region: B
Discs: 2 Discs |  BD-25/BD-50

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Supplements

  • Extended version with original mono audio, and alternative stereo and 5.1 surround options (126 mins)
  • Limited edition exclusive presentation of the original theatrical cut, with mono audio (118 mins)
  • Audio commentary on the extended version with film historians Steve Mitchell and Steven Jay Rubin (2020)
  • This Is a Giant Movie (1978, 21 mins): archival location report by Channel Television featuring interviews with producer Oliver A. Unger, and actors Edward Fox and Carl Weathers
  • Tour de Force (2020, 24 mins): actor Angus MacInnes recalls his early film role
  • From Zabljak with Love (2020, 28 mins): the making of the film as told by construction manager Terry Apsey, stuntman Jim Dowdall, grip Dennis Fraser, chief hairdresser Colin Jamison, and chief make-up artist Peter Robb-King
  • A Life Behind the Lens (2020, 33 mins): a tribute to the acclaimed cinematographer Christopher Challis, featuring interviews with fellow directors of photography and camera crew Dennis Fraser, Oswald Morris, John Palmer and Sydney Samuelson, as well as archival footage of Challis
  • The BEHP Interview with Ron Goodwin (1999, 89 mins): archival video, made as part of the British Entertainment History Project, featuring the celebrated composer in conversation with Linda Wood
  • A Show of Force (2020, 26 mins): a look at the different versions of Force 10 from Navarone
  • Super 8 version: cut-down home cinema presentation
  • UK Theatrical Trailer
  • US Theatrical Trailer
  • TV Spot
  • Radio Spot
  • Image gallery: publicity and promotional material
  • Limited edition exclusive 80-page book with a new essay by Sheldon Hall, archival production reports including interviews with cast and crew members, an interview with actor Robert Shaw, recollections of the film’s Yugoslavia shoot excerpted from the memoirs of cinematographer Christopher Challis and screenwriter George MacDonald Fraser, an overview of contemporary critical responses, and film credits
  • Limited edition exclusive set of five replica production stills

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