Paramount Announces Blu-ray Release for Original True Grit

Never one to let a good opportunity go to waste, Paramount Home Entertainment will release the original 1969 version of True Grit on Blu-ray on December 14, which will indubitably promote the remake/new adaptation by Joel and Ethan Coen.

Directed by Henry Hathaway, this western is noted for being the the film that won John Wayne his only Academy Award.

Special features include those found on the Special Collector’s Edition DVD release (from May 2007):

    * Commentary by Jeb Rosebrook, Bob Boze Bell and J. Stuart Rosebrook
    * True Writing
    * Working with the Duke
    * Aspen Gold: Locations of True Grit
    * The Law and The Lawless
    * Theatrical Trailer

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