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‘Bull Durham’ Criterion Collection Blu-ray Release Date and Details

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Crash Davis and Nuke LaLoosh are coming to the Criterion Collection this summer when the baseball classic Bull Durham gets the treatment it’s always deserved.

The Bull Durham Criterion Collection Blu-ray (also coming on DVD) starring Kevin Costner, Tim Robbins and Susan Sarandon will be released July 10th with some fantastic new cover art that captures pretty much every aspect of the film.

Here’s a rundown of the Bull Durham Criterion Collection Blu-ray bonus features that includes a new transfer.

  • New, restored 4K digital transfer, supervised and approved by director Ron Shelton, with 2.0 surround DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack on the Blu-ray
  • Alternate 5.1 surround soundtrack, presented in DTS‑HD Master Audio on the Blu-ray
  • Two audio commentaries featuring Shelton and actors Kevin Costner and Tim Robbins
  • New conversation between Shelton and film critic Michael Sragow
  • Between the Lines: The Making of “Bull Durham,” a 2002 program featuring interviews with cast and crew, including Shelton, Costner, Robbins, and actor Susan Sarandon
  • The Greatest Show on Dirt, a 2008 appreciation of the film featuring former players, broadcasters, and sports-film aficionados
  • NBC Nightly News piece from 1993 on the final season of baseball at Durham Athletic Park, where Bull Durham takes place and was shot
  • Interview with Max Patkin, known as the Clown Prince of Baseball, from a 1991 episode of NBC’s Today
  • Trailer
  • PLUS: Excerpts from a 1989 piece by longtime New Yorker baseball writer Roger Angell, with new comments from the author

The Bull Durham Criterion Collection Blu-ray carries an SRP of $39.95.

Bull Durham Criterion Collection Blu-ray cover art

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