Shout Factory is releasing the upcoming boxing drama from Director Michael Seresin, Homeboy (1988) on Blu-ray. Stars Mickey Rourke, Christopher Walken.
Though only in his 20s, professional boxer Johnny Walker (Mickey Rourke) is on the downswing of his career and suffering from a mild form of brain damage. Resettling in the beachfront resort of Asbury Park, N.J., he falls in with shady promoter Wesley Pendergrass (Christopher Walken) and meets kindhearted boardwalk operator Ruby (Debra Feuer). Feuer was actually Rourke’s wife at the time of filming.
When Wesley proposes cutting Johnny in on a criminal undertaking, Johnny must choose between a life of crime and a settled future with Ruby.
Release date: April 14, 2020
Genre: Crime / Drama
Disc and film details
- Director: Michael Seresin
- Cast: Mickey Rourke, Christopher Walken, Debra Feuer
- Country: USA
- Production Year: 1988
- Discs: 1 Blu-ray Disc
- Region: A
- Run Time: 116 minutes
- Formats: Color / 1.85:1
- Audio: English
- Subtitle: English
- Studio: Shout Factory
- Original Featurette Takes You Behind The Scenes And Into The Ring
- Optional English subtitles for the main feature
Homeboy (1988) trailer
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