BULLET FOR THE GENERAL, A (2-Disc Special Edition) (Blu-ray)
Directed by: Damiano Damiani (How to Kill a Judge, Amityville II)
Starring: Gian Maria Volonte, Klaus Kinski, Martine Beswick, Lou Castel
Release Date: May 22, 2012
Freshly transferred in handsome High Definition, A BULLET FOR THE GENERAL is now presented here in both its U.S. and International Versions for the first time ever!
One Of The Greatest ‘Spaghetti Westerns’ Ever Made!
At the height of the Mexican revolution, a mysterious young American (Lou Castel of FIST IN HIS POCKET) joins a gang of marauders led by El Chucho (Gian Maria Volonte of A FISTFUL OF DOLLARS) on a series of savage raids to steal guns for a powerful rebel general. But when the Gringo brings his own cold-blooded ideals to the bandits, El Chucho discovers that the real weapons of war belong to no army. In a land ravaged by poverty and violence, can true freedom be bought with a single bullet?
Klaus Kinski (FOR A FEW DOLLARS MORE) and Martine Beswick (THUNDERBALL) co-star in this legendary western directed by Damiano Damiani (AMITYVILLE II: THE POSSESSION) from a powerful screenplay co-written by Oscar-nominee Franco Solinas (THE BATTLE OF ALGIERS, THE BIG GUNDOWN). Also known as QUIEN SABE?, this thrilling epic features some of the most surprising performances, radical politics and shocking violence of any ‘Spaghetti Western’ ever made. Freshly transferred in handsome High Definition, A BULLET FOR THE GENERAL is now presented here in both its U.S. and International Versions for the first time ever!
- A Bullet for the Director – Interview with Director Damiano Damiani
- U.S. Trailer
- International Trailer
- Poster & Still Gallery
- Bonus Disc – Gian Maria Volonte: Un Attore Contro (112 Mins.)
- English: DTS-HD Mono
- Italian: DTS-HD Mono
- Subtitles: English SDH, French, Spanish, English for Italian Version
- U.S.: 115 Mins. / International: 118 Mins.
- Not Rated
- Region Code: ALL
NOTES & REVIEWS
“One Of The Greatest ‘Spaghetti Westerns’ Ever Made!”
– Spaghetti Cinema
“Ranks Alongside Leone’s ONCE UPON A TIME IN THE WEST And Peckinpah’s THE WILD BUNCH!”
– DVD Drive-In
“A Textbook Example Of How To Do It Right… Thoroughly Entertaining From Start To Finish!”
– Monsters At Play
“A BULLET FOR THE GENERAL Has One Of The Best First 20 Minutes In Film History!”
– Movie Feast
“A Fiesta With Guns!”
– Film Dungeon