TSRn: ‘The Fugitive’ 20th Anniversary Blu-ray Due Out September 3

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News: Do you want to feel old? The Fugitive will be turning 20 years old, and on September 3 they’re celebrating with a special edition Blu-ray.

The Details:

Burbank, Calif., May 6, 2013 – Warner Bros. Home Entertainment will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Academy Award-nominated (1993 for Best Picture) The Fugitive on September 3 with a new anniversary Blu-ray™ edition. The heart-pounding thriller stars Harrison Ford as wrongly-convicted Dr. Richard Kimble and Tommy Lee Jones in his Oscar- and Golden Globe-winning performance as Kimble’s relentless pursuer. Andrew Davis directed.

The Fugitive 20th Anniversary Blu-ray will offer even more excitement with a new featurette, The Fugitive: Thrill of the Chase which includes interviews with Harrison Ford, Tommy Lee Jones, director Andrew Davis and more.

Based on the 1960s classic TV series, the motion picture; The Fugitive, garnered seven Academy Award nominations including Best Picture. In 2001, The American Film Institute also listed it as one of the 100 Most Thrilling American films[iv]. Additionally, Andrew Davis was nominated by the Directors Guild of America in 1994 for his work on the motion picture, known for its spectacular stunts, including the devastating bus-train collision and a breath-taking leap down a huge waterfall. Besides Ford and Jones, the film features a fine ensemble including Sela Ward, Joe Pantoliano, Andreas Katsulas, Jeroen Krabbé, and Julianne Moore.

Synopsis:
Chicago surgeon Dr. Richard Kimble, unjustly accused of murdering his wife, must find the real killer, and the reasons for the slaying, after being targeted in a nationwide manhunt led by tenacious United States Deputy Marshal Sam Gerard.

Special Features:
– New Featurette The Fugitive: Thrill of the Chase featuring Andrew Davis, Harrison Ford, Tommy Lee Jones and more
– Introduction by Andrew Davis and Harrison Ford
– Commentary by Andrew Davis and Tommy Lee Jones
– On the Run with the Fugitive Behind-the-Scenes Featurette
– Derailed: Anatomy of a Train Wreck Behind-the-Scenes Featurette
– “The Fugitive” [2000 WB Pilot] New to Release!
– Theatrical Trailer

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