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Bottle Rocket: The Criterion Collection (1996)

Monday 4th December 2017

In the debut feature from Wes Anderson, James Caan stars in the crime comedy Bottle Rocket, given the Criterion treatment and released on Blu-ray 4th December 2017 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.
Luke Wilson, James Caan, Robert Musgrave, Andrew Wilson, Lumi Cavazos
Wes Anderson
Polly Platt, Cynthia Hargrave
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
1 hour 31 minutes
04/12/2017

Wes Anderson first illustrated his lovingly detailed, slightly surreal cinematic vision in this witty and warm portrait of three young middleclass misfits. Fresh out of a mental hospital, gentle Anthony (Luke Wilson) finds himself once again embroiled in the machinations of his best friend, elaborate schemer Dignan (Owen Wilson).

With the aid of getaway driver Bob (Robert Musgrave), they develop a needlessly complex, mildly successful plan to rob a small bookstore - then go "on the lam." Also featuring Lumi Cavazos as Inez, the South American housekeeper Anthony falls in love with, and James Caan as local thief extraordinaire Mr. Henry,

Bottle Rocket, given the Criterion treatment and released on Blu-ray 4th December 2017 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, is a charming, hilarious, affectionate look at the folly of dreamers. Shot against radiant southwestern backdrops, it's the film that put Anderson and the Wilson brothers on the map.

  • Restored high-definition digital transfer supervised and approved by director Wes Anderson and director of photography Robert Yeoman
  • Dolby Digital 5.1 soundtrack (DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 on Blu-ray)
  • Commentary by director/co-writer Anderson and co-writer/star Owen Wilson
  • The Making of "Bottle Rocket": an original documentary by filmmaker Barry Braverman featuring Anderson, James L. Brooks, James Caan, Temple Nash Jr., Kumar Pallana, Polly Platt, Mark Mothersbaugh, Robert Musgrave, Richard Sakai, David and Sandy Wasco, Andrew, Luke, and Owen Wilson, and Robert Yeoman
  • The original thirteen-minute black-and-white Bottle Rocket short film from 1992
  • 11 deleted scenes
  • Anamorphic screen test, storyboards, location photos, and behind-the-scenes photographs by Laura Wilson
  • The Shafrazi Lectures, no. 1: Bottle Rocket
  • Murita Cycles, a 1978 short film by Braverman

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