Blu-ray Release: The Fortune

Blu-ray Release Date: Dec. 9, 2014
Price: Blu-ray $29.95
Studio: Twilight Time

The_Fortune_Jack_Nicho_optIn 1975’s The Fortune, a period comedy directed by the late Mike Nichols (The Graduate), Jack Nicholson and Warren Beatty star as a pair of hapless con men attempting to separate a madcap heiress (Stockard Channing, making her movie début) from her very alluring money.

Stylish, witty, and entertainingly nasty, the film features work from a host of 1970s superstars: screenwriter Adrien Joyce (pseudonym for Five Easy Pieces’ Carole Eastman), cinematographer John A. Alonzo (Chinatown), production designer Richard Sylbert (Rosemary’s Baby), costume designer Anthea Sylbert (Chinatown), and composer David Shire (The Conversation), who provides an adapted score.

Special Features include an isolated music & effects track.

As supplier Twilight Time prints up only 3,000 copies of each title, the time to order your Blu-ray discs directly from distributor Screen Archives is NOW!

About Laurence

Founder and editor Laurence Lerman saw Alfred Hitchcock’s North by Northwest when he was 13 years old and that’s all it took. He has been writing about film and video for more than a quarter of a century for magazines, anthologies, websites and most recently, Video Business magazine, where he served as the Reviews Editor for 15 years.