Olive Films will be releasing a total of six newly-prepared DVD and Blu-ray editions on Mar. 24 … film buffs, fans and collectors will certainly have cause for celebration.
The Mar. 24 slate is top-lined by the Blu-ray debut of auteur filmmaker Robert Altman’s 1990 biopic, Vincent & Theo, starring Paul Rhys and Tim Roth as the Van Gogh brothers, Theo and Vincent. A DVD edition will also be available.
Director John Flynn, working with a script from Larry Cohen, delivered the crime thriller Best Seller in 1987 … James Woods, Brian Dennehy and Victoria Tennant star. Olive Films will be releasing both DVD and Blu-ray SKUs for this one.
Other new Blu-ray and DVD releases included in Mar. 24 mix are the 2010 documentary, John Ford: Dreaming the Quiet Man (a nostalgic look back at director John Ford’s 1952 Best Picture nominee, The Quiet Man); director Mick Jackson’s 1989 film release of Chattahoochee, starring Gary Oldman, Dennis Hopper and Frances McDormand; filmmaker Wim Wenders’ 1997 suspense thriller, The End of Violence, which teams Gabriel Byrne with Andie MacDowell and Bill Pullman … and lastly, Robert Duvall stars in director Peter Masterson’s 1991 film adaptation of the Horton Foote stage play, Convicts (Lukas Haas and James Earl Jones co-star).