Blu-ray Release: The Fugitive 20th Anniversary

Blu-ray Release Date: Sept. 3, 2013
Price: Blu-ray $19.98
Studio: Warner Home Video

The FugitiveTied to its 20th birthday, the second Blu-ray release of action movie The Fugitive comes with a new featurette.

The 1993 crime film stars Harrison Ford (Cowboys & Aliens) as Dr. Richard Kimble, who’s convicted of killing his wife (Sela Ward, TV’s CSI: NY). Claiming his innocence, Kimble goes on the run. While U.S. Marshall Samuel Gerard (Tommy Lee Jones, The Company Men) and his team try to track down Kimble, the doctor must find the real killer, for justice and to save himself.

Julianne Moore (The Kids Are All Right) and Joe Pantoliano (Memento) also star in the PG-13 movie, which has grossed $184 million in theaters. The Fugitive also won an Oscar and a Golden Globe, both for Tommy Lee Jones’ supporting role.

The Fugitive 20th Anniversary Blu-ray contains two new special features:

  • the new featurette “The Fugitive: Thrill of the Chase,” featuring director Andrew Davis (Collateral Damage), Ford, Jones and others
  • and the 2000 WB pilot of TV show The Fugitive.

The high-definition disc also comes with these extras from the 2006 Blu-ray version:

  • Introduction by Harrison Ford and director Andrew Davis
  • commentary by Davis and Tommy Lee Jones
  • behind-the-scenes featurette “On the Run With The Fugitive
  • behind-the-scenes featurette “Derailed: Anatomy of a Train Wreck”
  • theatrical trailer.
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About S. Clark

Sam Clark is the former Managing Editor/Online Editor of Video Business magazine. With 19 years experience in journalism, 12 in the home entertainment industry, Sam has been hooked on movies on since she saw E.T. then stared into the sky waiting to meet her own friendly alien. Thanks to her husband’s shared love of movies, Sam reviews Blu-ray discs in a true home theater, with a 118-inch screen, projector and cushy recliners with cup holders.