Luck: Season 1 (2011)
Saturday 1st December 2012
From executive producers David Milch (Deadwood) and legendary director Michael Mann (Heat, Public Enemies) comes the highly regarded U.S drama, Luck, which arrives onto Blu-ray and DVD on 3rd December 2012 from HBO Home Entertainment.
Featuring an all-star cast including Dustin Hoffman in his first ever television role (Rain Man, Kramer vs. Kramer), Nick Nolte (48 Hrs, The Thin Red Line) and Dennis Farina (Snatch, Saving Private Ryan), Luck takes a provocative look at the world of horse racing - the owners, gamblers, jockeys and diverse array of industry players.
This absorbing nine-part drama series focuses on Chester 'Ace' Bernstein (Hoffman), an intuitive tough guy with a long history in dirty pool. Recently released after three years in prison, Ace and his longtime chauffeur Gus Demitriou (Farina) craft a complex plan to reverse the sagging fortunes of a California racetrack. Meanwhile, four dissolute gamblers at the track pool the last of their money in an effort to win an elusive Pick Six bet while weathered trainer Walter Smith (Nolte) sees his second chance in an untested thoroughbred horse.
HBO's lavish and intriguing drama is one to be savoured and fans of The Wire and The Sopranos will appreciate the intricate plots and fast-paced action sequences set on the track. Packed with bonus content and additional features, don't miss your chance to get a unique and unparalleled look into the murky and intense world of thoroughbred horseracing when Luck is released on Blu-ray and DVD on 3rd December 2012 from HBO Home Entertainment.
- Audio Commentaries
- Invitation to the Set
- A Day at the Races
- Life at the Track
- Episodic Previews/Recaps
Please note - Disc special features are subject to change, may differ from format to format and/or may differ from region to region.