FM Blu-Ray

FM Blu-Ray
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The airwaves crackle with the delectable sound of smooth rock in FM, a riotous comedy about the heady world of late-70s US radio. Michael Brandon (Four Flies on Grey Velvet) stars as Jeff Dugan, the ultra-cool program director at Q-SKY Radio, LA's number one rock station. Dugan encourages a free-wheeling culture at work, employing an array of eccentric DJ personalities: Mother (Eileen Brennan, Private Benjamin), a husky, world-weary ex-hippie; Eric Swan (Martin Mull, Clue), a mad-cap romantic looking for love, and The Prince of Darkness (Cleavon Little, Blazing Saddles), a cool cat who keeps the night-time airwaves alive. But when the station's future is thrown in to jeopardy by corporate bosses looking to cash-in, the Q-SKY troupe are forced to batten down the hatches and turn up the volume - will a fully-fledged rock 'n' roll rebellion save the day? Legendary cinematographer John A. Alonzo (Chinatown, Scarface) directs this slickly-produced rock film, which combines hilarious studio hijinks with epic footage of Linda Ronstadt and Jimmy Buffett in concert. FM also boasts an incredible platinum-selling soundtrack featuring a pantheon of AOR greats including Steely Dan, The Doobie Brothers, Eagles and Tom Petty (who also cameos). Now, High Fidelity meets High Definition as FM debuts on Blu-ray with a selection of exciting new extras.

Special Features
High Definition Blu-Ray (1080p) Presentation Transferred From Original Film Elements, Original Uncompressed PCM 2.0 Stereo Audio And Alternative 5.1 DTS-HD MA Soundtrack, Mono 1.0 Music And Effects Track, Optional English Subtitles For The Deaf And Hard Of Hearing, No Static At All, A Newly Filmed Interview With Michael Brandon, The Star Of FM, Radio Chaos, A Newly Filmed Interview With Ezra Sacks, The Writer Of FM, The Spirit Of Radio, A Newly Filmed Video Appreciation Of The Era Of FM Radio And The FM Soundtrack By The Film And Music Critic Glenn Kenny, Extensive Gallery Of Original Stills, Promotional Images And Soundtrack Sleeves, Original Trailer, Reversible Sleeve Featuring Two Original Artwork Options
Specifications
Aspect Ratio2.35:1
AudioEnglish Stereo 2.0, English 5.1
BBFC12
Case TypeAmaray Single
CastMichael Brandon,Eileen Brennan,Alex Karras,Cleavon Little,Martin Mull
ColourColour
DirectorJohn A. Alonzo
Discs1
FormatBlu-ray
HOH (Hard of Hearing)Yes
LanguageEnglish
RegionBlu-Ray B
Released2019-07-01
Run Time104
SubtitleEnglish
Year1978

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