Universal Studios Home Entertainment is has announced the addition of Alfred Hitchcock‘s thriller Torn Curtain to their upcoming slate of Blu-ray releases. The film was written by Brian Moore and starred Paul Newman, Julie Andrews, Lila Kedrova, Hansjörg Felmy, Tamara Toumanova, and Wolfgang Kieling. The Blu-ray of Torn Curtain is currently available for pre-order online and will be available in stores everywhere beginning on October 1st.
In the film, a U.S. rocket scientist Michael Armstrong (Newman) and his assistant/fiancée Sarah Sherman (Andrews) are attending a convention in Copenhagen. When Michael begins acting suspiciously, Sarah follows him to East Germany where it appears he is making an attempt to defect to the other side.
Torn Curtain was released in July of 1966 and grossed over $6 million at the box office.
The Blu-ray edition of Torn Curtain features a 1080p video presentation, a two-channel DTS-HD Master Audio Mono track, and several extras:
- “Torn Curtain Rising” 32-minute Documentary
- Scenes Scored by Bernard Herrmann
- Production Photographs
- Theatrical Trailer
Theatrical Trailer for Torn Curtain courtesy of Movieclips Trailer Vault