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Conrack (Blu-ray)

$29.95
UPC:
8.51789E+11
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Martin Ritt (Hud, Norma Rae) directs and Jon Voight stars in Conrack (1974), based on Pat Conroy’s memoir about his difficult if uplifting days as a teacher on a remote island off the coast of South Carolina. The idealistic young Conroy (Voight) finds a largely illiterate population of black children, ill-equipped for life in the outside world; he determines to help them, combining love, energy, and sheer imagination in an extraordinary effort to pique their burgeoning interest in life off-island. A classic tale of pedagogical rescue, gorgeously photographed by John A. Alonzo, and featuring a score by the one and only John Williams.

Starring: Jon Voight, Paul Winfield, Hume Cronyn, Madge Sinclair, Tina Andrews, Antonio Fargas

Directed By: Martin Ritt

Written By: Irving Ravetch, Harriet Frank Jr., Pat Conroy

Score By: John Williams

Language: English

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

Audio: English 1.0 DTS-HD MA

Subtitles: None

Theatrical Release: 1974

Runtime: 106 Minutes

Rating: PG

Region Code: Region Free (A/B/C)

Special Features: Isolated Music & Effects Track / Audio Commentary with Film Historians Paul Seydor and Nick Redman / Original Theatrical Trailer

Genre: Drama

Limited Edition of 3,000 Units