Blu-ray Release: The Detective

Blu-ray Release Date: Dec. 8, 2015
Price: Blu-ray $29.95
Studio: Twilight Time

An “adult” crime thriller directed by Gordon Douglas (Harlow), The Detective (1968) stars Frank Sinatra (Kings Go Forth) as the titular protagonist, an incorruptible, no-nonsense cop wrapped up in a disturbing homicide case even as he attempts to deal with the disintegration of his marriage to wife Karen (Lee Remick, Anatomy of a Murder). Complicating matters is his new relationship with the wife (Jacqueline Bisset, Day for Night) of another murder victim.

The Detective 1968 ~ Frank SinatraJerry Goldsmith wrote the score, available on this Twilight Time release as an isolated track. Other bonus features include an audio commentary with film historians David Del Valle, Lem Dobbs, and Nick Redman and a collection of original theatrical trailers.

As supplier Twilight Time prints up only 3,000 copies of each title, be sure to head over to the Twilight Time site or that of distributor Screen Archives to prebook!

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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.