Born Free (Blu-ray)

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Born Free (1966), a meticulous adaptation of Joy Adamson’s best-selling book, tells the story of a Kenyan game-keeper (Bill Travers) and his animal-loving wife (Virginia McKenna) who adopt a lion cub, Elsa, raising her and eventually giving her up to the wild life she deserves. Told in semi-documentary style, the film features an Academy Award®-winning score by the great John Barry, available on this Twilight Time release as an isolated track. 

Starring: Virginia McKenna, Bill Travers, Geoffrey Keen, Peter Lukoye

Directed By: James Hill

Written By: Gerald L.C. Copley (Lester Cole)

Score By: John Barry

Language: English

Video: 1080p High Definition / 2.35:1 / Color

Audio: English 1.0 DTS-HD MA

Subtitles: English SDH

Theatrical Release: 1966

Runtime: 96 Minutes

Rating: PG (Some Wild Animal Action and Brief Language)

Region Code: Region Free (A/B/C)

Special Features: Special Features: Isolated Score Track / Audio Commentary with Film Historians Jon Burlingame, Julie Kirgo, and Nick Redman / Original Theatrical Trailers

Genre: Drama

Limited Edition of 3,000 Units