“A triumph.” –USA Today“Great filmmaking. Great acting. Great movie.” –Rolling StoneACADEMY AWARD® WINNERS* JEFF BRIDGES AND MATT DAMON STAR WITH ACADEMY AWARD NOMINEES** HAILEE STEINFELD AND
JOSH BROLIN IN THE CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED BOX OFFICE HITTRUE GRITThe Coen Brothers’ Sensational Story of Vengeance and Retribution Saddles Up in a
Blu-ray™/DVD Combo with Digital Copy June 7, 2011, Packing Over an Hour of Special Features
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – “A great film that will stand the test of time” (Film.com), Academy Award®-winning directors Joel and Ethan Coen’s (No Country For Old Men) “vastly entertaining” (Rolling Stone) and epic tale of frontier justice TRUE GRIT debuts in a Blu-ray™/DVD Combo Pack with Digital Copy and on standard DVD June 7, 2011 from Paramount Home Entertainment. The gritty and memorable film has been embraced by audiences and critics alike, earning over $165 million at the U.S. box office, nominated for 10 Academy Awards and named by more than 75 reviewers as one of the top 10 films of the year. Jeff Bridges stars as Rooster Cogburn, an irascible U.S. Marshal hired by a 14-year-old girl (newcomer Hailee Steinfeld) to bring her father’s killer (Josh Brolin) to justice. Matt Damon is an overzealous Texas Ranger who is also tracking the killer, hoping to capture him and bring him to trial for another murder.
The TRUE GRIT Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack with Digital Copy includes over an hour of extensive behind-the-scenes featurettes exploring the cast and cinematography of the film, the period costumes and guns, a fascinating portrait of the brilliant but reclusive novelist Charles Portis and more.TRUE GRIT Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack & Standard DVDThe TRUE GRIT Blu-ray is presented in 1080p high definition with English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital, Portuguese 5.1 Dolby Digital and English Audio Description with English, English SDH, French, Spanish and Portuguese subtitles. The DVD in the Combo Pack is presented in widescreen enhanced for 16:9 televisions with English 5.1 Surround and English, French, Spanish and Portuguese subtitles.The Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack contents are as follows:Blu-ray:o Mattie’s True Grito From Bustles to Buckskin—Dressing for the 1880so Colts, Winchesters & Remingtons: The Guns of a Post-Civil War Westerno Re-Creating Fort Smitho The Casto Charles Portis—The Greatest Writer You’ve Never Heard Of…o The Cinematography of True Grito Theatrical TrailerDVD:o Feature Filmo Digital CopyThe standard DVD is presented in widescreen enhanced for 16:9 televisions with English 5.1 Dolby Digital, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital and English Audio Description with French, English and Spanish subtitles.The single disc DVD includes the following:o Hailee’s True Grito From Bustles to Buckskin—Dressing for the 1880so Re-Creating Fort Smitho The CastTrue Grit Arrives on DVD/Blu-Ray on June 7th