Wild In The Country (Blu-ray)

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Hailing from a unique confluence of artists – the incomparable Elvis Presley, veteran director Philip Dunne and acclaimed screenwriter Clifford Odets – Wild in the Country (1961) is an intriguing blend of melodrama and music that hits the mark with splendid casting. The King plays a hard-luck yet innately talented Shenandoah Valley delinquent guided toward a better future as a writer by a supportive psychiatrist (Hope Lange). Tuesday Weld and Millie Perkins play, respectively, his sultry cousin and childhood sweetheart, also vying for his affections, and John Ireland and Gary Lockwood are a father and son who have it in for our rebel hero. Four Presley tunes and a score by the great Kenyon Hopkins grace the soundtrack.

Starring: Elvis Presley, Hope Lange, Tuesday Weld, Millie Perkins, Rafer Johnson, John Ireland, Gary Lockwood

Directed By: Philip Dunne

Written By: Clifford Odets

Score By: Kenyon Hopkins

Language: English

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

Audio: English 2.0 DTS-HD MA

Subtitles: English SDH

Theatrical Release: 1961

Runtime: 114 Minutes

Rating: NR (Not Rated)

Region Code: Region Free (A/B/C)

Special Features: Isolated Music Track / Original Theatrical Trailer

Genre: Musical, Drama

Limited Edition of 3,000 Units