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June 24, 2013

"The Odd Angry Shot" Blasts It's Way on to Blu-ray From Synapse Films!

SYNAPSE FILMS PRESENTS


TOM JEFFREY'S AUSTRALIAN CLASSIC!

THE ODD ANGRY SHOT

Firing your way on Blu-ray and DVD, August 13, 2013!

The Odd Angry Shot
Another powerhouse from the
mighty continent of Australia!

Tom Jeffrey's 1979 action/adventure classic, THE ODD ANGRY SHOT!
Tom Jeffrey’s THE ODD ANGRY SHOT is set in the late 1960s during the brutal war Australians shared with the United States: the struggle for Vietnam.
Harry (Graham Kennedy), a hard-edged Special Air Service Corporal, meets a new company of soldiers during his second tour in Vietnam.  There’s the na├»ve
Bill (John Jarratt), the easygoing Bung
(John Hargreaves), the blunt Rogers (Bryan Brown), the pragmatic Dawson (Graeme Blundell), and the youthful and innocent Scott (Ian Gilmour). Because of their training as professional soldiers from Australia’s toughest Army unit, these men believe they can deal with any situation.  They pass the time playing practical jokes, getting into drunken brawls and humoring themselves to keep their minds off the war.  But, when the first “odd angry shot” rings out, and an enemy mortar barrage hits their camp causing many casualties, the men realize their protective shield of humor is no defense at all against the harsh realities of armed combat. 


The Odd Angry Shot alternate cover
Special Features:
• Audio Commentary featuring
    Producer/Director Tom Jeffrey,         Producer Sue Milliken, and
    Actor Graeme Blundell

• "Stunts Down Under" with
    Buddy Joe Hooker – Featurette

• Original Theatrical Trailer

• Reversible alternate cover


Disc Info:

Directed by:  Tom Jeffrey
Starring:
  Bryan Brown, John Hargreaves, Graham Kennedy, Graeme Blundell
Run Time:
  92 minutes
Release Date:  August 13, 2013 
Language:
  English
Aspect Ratio:  New High-Definition 1080 p [1.78:1] transfer from vault materials
Formats:  Blu-ray and DVD
Blu-Ray Region:  ABC
DVD Region: 
All-Region
Blu-ray UPC:  654930315590
SRP:  $24.95

DVD UPC: 654930315491
SRP:  $19.95

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