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The Last Starfighter Limited Edition

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Released: 15th July 2024. Greetings Starfighter! You have been recruited by Arrow Video to experience the 1984 sci-fi classic as you’ve never experienced it before! Directed by Nick Castle, the man behind the Michael Myers mask in the original Halloween, The Last Starfighter tells the story Alex Rogan (Lance Guest), an arcade game whizz-kid whose wildest dreams comes true when he finds himself enlisted to fight in an interstellar war. Now newly restored from a 4K scan of the original negative and featuring a 4.1 mix originally created for the film’s 70mm, The Last Starfighter arrives loaded with exclusive and archival bonus features. Strap yourself in: the Blu-ray adventure of a lifetime is about to begin! LIMITED EDITION CONTENTS Brand new restoration from a 4K scan of the original 35mm camera negative  High Definition (1080p) Blu-ray presentation  Uncompressed 2.0 stereo, 5.1 DTS-HD MA and 4.1 audio  Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing  Audio commentary with star Lance Guest and his son Jackson Guest  Audio commentary with Mike White of The Projection Booth podcast  Maggie’s Memories: Revisiting The Last Starfighter – interview with actor Catherine Mary Stewart  Into the Starscape: Composing The Last Starfighter – interview with composer Craig Safan  Incredible Odds: Writing The Last Starfighter – interview with screenwriter Jonathan Betuel  Interstellar Hit-Beast: Creating the Special Effects – interview with special effects supervisor Kevin Pike  Excalibur Test: Inside Digital Productions – interview with sci-fi author Greg Bear on Digital Productions, the company responsible for the CGI in The Last Starfighter Greetings Starfighter! Inside the Arcade Game – interview with arcade game collector Estil Vance on reconstructing the Starfighter game  Theatrical and teaser trailers  Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Matt Ferguson Illustrated collector's booklet featuring writing by Amanda Reyes and sci-fi author Greg Bear's Omni magazine article on Digital Productions, the company responsible for the CGI in The Last Starfighter  Limited Edition slipcover featuring newly commissioned artwork by Matt Ferguson

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  • Details

    Released:
    15th July 2024
    Category:
    Science Fiction
    Studio:
    Arrow Video
    Format:
    Blu-ray
    Certification:
    12 – Suitable for 12 years and over
    Barcode:
    5027035027890
  • Description

    Greetings Starfighter! You have been recruited by Arrow Video to experience the 1984 sci-fi classic as you’ve never experienced it before! Directed by Nick Castle, the man behind the Michael Myers mask in the original Halloween, The Last Starfighter tells the story Alex Rogan (Lance Guest), an arcade game whizz-kid whose wildest dreams comes true when he finds himself enlisted to fight in an interstellar war.

    Now newly restored from a 4K scan of the original negative and featuring a 4.1 mix originally created for the film’s 70mm, The Last Starfighter arrives loaded with exclusive and archival bonus features. Strap yourself in: the Blu-ray adventure of a lifetime is about to begin!

    LIMITED EDITION CONTENTS
    • Brand new restoration from a 4K scan of the original 35mm camera negative 
    • High Definition (1080p) Blu-ray presentation 
    • Uncompressed 2.0 stereo, 5.1 DTS-HD MA and 4.1 audio 
    • Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing 
    • Audio commentary with star Lance Guest and his son Jackson Guest 
    • Audio commentary with Mike White of The Projection Booth podcast 
    • Maggie’s Memories: Revisiting The Last Starfighter – interview with actor Catherine Mary Stewart 
    • Into the Starscape: Composing The Last Starfighter – interview with composer Craig Safan 
    • Incredible Odds: Writing The Last Starfighter – interview with screenwriter Jonathan Betuel 
    • Interstellar Hit-Beast: Creating the Special Effects – interview with special effects supervisor Kevin Pike 
    • Excalibur Test: Inside Digital Productions – interview with sci-fi author Greg Bear on Digital Productions, the company responsible for the CGI in The Last Starfighter
    • Greetings Starfighter! Inside the Arcade Game – interview with arcade game collector Estil Vance on reconstructing the Starfighter game 
    • Theatrical and teaser trailers 
    • Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Matt Ferguson
    • Illustrated collector's booklet featuring writing by Amanda Reyes and sci-fi author Greg Bear's Omni magazine article on Digital Productions, the company responsible for the CGI in The Last Starfighter 
    • Limited Edition slipcover featuring newly commissioned artwork by Matt Ferguson
    Region Code:
    Region B
    Duration:
    101 minutes
    Extras:
    Language(s): English, Hard of Hearing Subtitles: English, Interactive Menu, Screen ratio 1:2.39, Stereo, 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, Dolby Digital 4.1, Booklet, Bonus Footage, Commentary: Lance Guest (actor) and his son Jackson Guest; Mike White (The Projection Booth Podcast), Interviews: Catherine Mary Stewart (actor); Craig Safan (composer); Jonathan Betuel (screenwriter); Kevin Pike (special effects supervisor); Greg Bear (sci-fi author); Estil Vance (arcade game collector), Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Matt Ferguson; Limited edition slipcover featuring newly commissioned artwork by Matt Ferguson, Trailers
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