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Scarface Gold Edition (1983 / 4K Blu-ray)

Universal Studios is releasing Brian De Palma’s (Obsession; Sisters) 1983 crime masterpiece, Scarface Gold Edition 4K Blu-ray. It is set for release on October 15, 2019.

A bit of background

After actor Al Pacino watched the 1932 version of Scarface, he decided to remake the film. It will be a modern-day (filmed in 1982-83) rags-to-riches crime drama brimming with excess and violence.

The director attached to this project was Sidney Lumet. But after some creative differences, Brina De Palma was brought on board. Writer Oliver Stone was given the task to re-write the original script.

Scarface was not received very well in its initial opening. It was given an X rating in North America for excessive violence and drug themes. De Palma made edits to the film and received an R rating.

Today, Scarface is a much-appraised crime drama and is considered a cult classic.

What’s the story?

The film’s story centers around Cuban immigrant, Tony Montana, who arrives in Miami as a dishwasher in a restaurant.

Soon, Montana would work his way into the drug trafficking business with small jobs. As his knowledge of the business grows, he sets his sights on building an empire and rises to become a powerful drug lord.

Scarface Gold Edition

Scarface Gold Edition is the latest release of this Brian De Palma masterpiece. The film will be presented in Ultra-HD, Blu-ray, and a Digital Download. Stars Al Pacino, Michelle Pfeiffer, Steven Bauer, and Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio.

Release date: October 15, 2019
Genre: Drama / Crime

SPECS
  • Director: Brian De Palma
  • Cast: Al Pacino, Michelle Pfeiffer, Steven Bauer
  • Country: USA
  • Production Year: 1983
  • Discs: 3 Blu-ray Discs
  • Region: A
  • Formats: Color; 2.39:1
  • Audio: English
  • Subtitle: English, French, Spanish
  • Studio: Universal Studios

SPECIAL FEATURES

  • HDR PRESENTATION OF THE FILM
  • ENGLISH DTS:X MASTER AUDIO TRACK
  • Scarface: 35th Anniversary Reunion – Featurette
  • The Scarface Phenomenon – Featurette
  • The World of Tony Montana – Featurette
  • The Rebirth – Featurette
  • The Acting – Featurette
  • The Creating – Featurette
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Scarface: The TV Version
  • The Making of Scarface: The Video Game
  • Optional English SDH, Spanish, and French subtitles for the main feature

Scarface 1983 trailer

 

Scarface 1983 Soundtrack – Giorgio Moroder

 

Notice: The picture quality of these photos and videos do not reflect the picture quality of the blu-ray or DVD in this package.

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