Kino Lorber Announces July 2018 Classics Slate

Kino Lorber has announced the line-up for its July 2018 “Studio Classics” titles.

Due July 3 is Michael Mann’s The Jericho Mile (1979 TV movie) on DVD ($19.95) and Blu-ray ($29.95), with audio commentary by film historian Lee Gambin; and Prefontaine (1997), the biopic of track star Steve Prefontaine starring Jared Leto, on DVD ($11.95) and Blu-ray ($19.95) with audio commentary by writer-director Steve James.

July 10 sees the release of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1938) on DVD ($19.95) and Blu-ray $29.95), with both the 90-minute cut and the 77-minute 1954 reissue cut; A Bill of Divorcement (1932) on DVD ($19.95) and Blu-ray ($29.95); Fire Birds (1990), a Top Gun-style helicopter combat drama with Nicolas Cage and Tommy Lee Jones, on DVD ($11.95) and Blu-ray ($19.95) with audio commentary by director David Green; and One Good Cop (1991), starring Michael Keaton, on DVD ($11.95) and Blu-ray ($19.95) with audio commentary by director Heywood Gould, moderated by filmmaker Heather Buckley.

Coming July 17 is director Billy Wilder’s Irma La Douce (1963), re-teaming The Apartment’s Jack Lemmon and Shirley MacLaine, on Blu-ray ($29.95) with commentaries by film historians Joseph McBride and Kat Ellinger; Frank McKlusky, C.I. (2002) on DVD ($11.95) and Blu-ray ($14.95); and Whoopi Goldberg in The Associate (1996) on DVD ($11.95) and Blu-ray ($14.95).

Due July 24 are I Walk Alone (1947) on DVD $19.95) and Blu-ray ($29.95) with commentary by film historian Troy Howarth; and Tiger by the Tail (1970) on DVD $19.95) and Blu-ray ($29.95) with commentary by film historians Howard S. Berger and Nathaniel Thompson.

July 31 sees the release of Mr. Destiny (1990) on DVD ($11.95) and Blu-ray ($19.95), with audio commentary from star James Belushi and director James Orr; and another Belushi vehicle, Taking Care of Business (1990), on DVD ($11.95) and Blu-ray ($19.95) with commentary by screenwriter Jill Mazursky, moderated by filmmaker Douglas Hosdale.

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