❉ The legendary drama makes its Blu-Ray debut, including the director-approved widescreen edition.
The most influential film about nuclear war ever made, Threads, is remastered and available on HD Blu-Ray for the first time in the UK, and We Are Cult has teamed up with our friends at Simply Media to offer two lucky readers the chance to win a copy of Threads: Remastered on Blu-Ray.
Directed by Mick Jackson (The Bodyguard) and written by Barry Hines (Kes), Threads was one of the first films to depict the full consequences of global nuclear war when a bomb hits the city of Sheffield. It is uncompromising in its display of the tense weeks leading up to the bomb dropping, the attack, and the bleak years of nuclear winter that are left in its aftermath.
This 2-disc set presents the original film remastered in 2K from the original BBC CRI 16 mm prints. It is now available in HD on Blu-Ray for the very first time in the UK, and includes the world premiere of the director-approved widescreen edition.
For a chance to win a copy of Threads: Remastered Edition on Blu-Ray, simply answer the following simple question in email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject header ‘Woman Who Urinates on Herself‘:
Who was the writer of ‘Threads’?
Winners will be notified via email and the randomly selected winners with the correct answer will be sent their prize copy from Simply Media, as soon as stocks arrive.
❉ Audio Commentaries with lead actress Karen Meagher and Director Mick Jackson
❉ Director-approved widescreen edition
❉ PDF of Radio Times articles and letters (UK Exclusive)
❉ Documentaries: Shooting the Annihilation, Auditioning for the Apocalypse, Destruction Designer, Stephen Thrower on Threads.
❉ Simply Media release ‘Threads: Remastered Edition’ on Blu-Ray 17 December 2018. CLICK HERE to Pre-order from Simply HE, using the special WE ARE CULT 10% discount code CULT10. This code applies to ALL titles on www.simplyhe.com. If you apply the code at checkout you will get 10% off. Following this link will also automatically apply this discount: https://www.simplyhe.com/discount/CULT10
❉ News source: Simply Media.
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