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Oliver Stone’s ‘JFK’ Coming to 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc on Dec. 19 from Shout! Studios

Oliver Stone’s ‘JFK’ Coming to 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc on Dec. 19 from Shout! Studios

Shout! Studios on Dec. 19 will release a special collector’s edition of Oliver Stone’s acclaimed and controversial JFK on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray and regular Blu-ray Disc, under the indie film distributor’s Shout! Select brand.

JFK, released theatrically in 1991, examines the Nov. 22, 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy from the perspective of New Orleans district attorney Jim Garrison, who came to believe there was a conspiracy to assassinate Kennedy and that Lee Harvey Oswald did not act alone.

The film was nominated for eight Academy Awards and won two, for Best Film Editing and Best Cinematography.

JFK boasts a star-studded cast, with Kevin Costner (Dances With Wolves), Sissy Spacek (Carrie), Joe Pesci (Goodfellas), Tommy Lee Jones (No Country for Old Men), Kevin Bacon (Mystic River), Laurie Metcalf (The Conners), Gary Oldman (The Dark Night), Jack Lemmon (The Apartment), Donald Sutherland (Invasion of the Body Snatchers), Walter Matthau (A New Leaf) and more.

The set comes loaded with special features, including 4K UDH scans of the original negative; audio commentary from the director, producer, and co-writer; deleted and extended scenes; and more. Additionally, fans who pre-order the film from ShoutFactory.com will receive an exclusive 18×24 rolled poster featuring the original theatrical artwork, available while supplies last.

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