Gideon's Day

Edition no. 174

Buy At: Amazon.co.uk
Licensor
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Directed by: John Ford
Gideon’s Day takes us on a twenty-four journey in the life of Jack Hawkins’ titular London-based detective.

Technical Specifications

Format: Blu-ray
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Audio: English 2.0 PCM Mono
Resolution:
Subtitles: English
Region: B
Discs: 1 Disc |  BD-50

Supplements

  • Alternative feature presentation with the US Gideon of Scotland Yard titles
  • Audio commentary with film historian Charles Barr (2020)
  • British Entertainment History Project interview with cinematographer Freddie Young
  • Milk and Sugar (2020): a new video essay by Tag Gallagher, author of John Ford: The Man and His Films
  • Leonard Maltin on ‘Gideon’s Day’ (2014): archival appreciation by the film critic and historian
  • John Ford’s London (2020): new appreciation by Adrian Wootton, Chief Executive of Film London
  • Interview with Elaine Schreyeck (2020): the continuity supervisor recollects her work on the set
  • John Ford and Lindsay Anderson at the NFT (1957): rare silent footage of Ford visiting London’s National Film Theatre during the production of Gideon’s Day
  • Gideon's London: Location Featurette
  • Original UK theatrical trailer
  • Image gallery: promotional and publicity materials
  • Limited edition exclusive booklet with a new essay by Robert Murphy, an interview with producer Michael Killanin, Jack Hawkins on Gideon’s Day, Lindsay Anderson on John Ford, an overview of contemporary critical responses, and film credits

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