Schlock-Wire: Specs For Shout Select’s Special Edition Blu-Rays Of NIGHTHAWKS And TO LIVE AND DIE IN L.A.

Shout! Factory is proud to present these additions to their new line of Shout Select films! This new home entertainment series features titles that are handpicked by the film buffs at Shout! Factory ranging from acknowledged classics to cult favorites, all of which deserve a spot on your shelf. Shout Select serves to celebrate the best in filmmaking, giving these movies the love and attention they deserve.

To Live and Die in L.A. (Collector’s Edition)

tladila-bluFrom the Oscar®-winning director William Friedkin (The French Connection) comes the thrilling action/thriller To Live and Die in L.A. (Collector’s Edition) to be released on Blu-ray™ by Shout! Factory on November 22, 2016.  Fans can pre-order their copy now at

Featuring one of the most harrowing car chases ever caught on film, and a shockingly explosive ending, this raw tale of corruption and revenge stars William L. Petersen (Manhunter) and Willem Defoe (John Wick) as the two face off in a deadly game of cat and mouse.

Federal agent Richard Chance (Petersen) has a score to settle, and he’s through playing by the rules. Whether that means blackmailing a beautiful parolee, disobeying direct orders or hurtling the wrong way down a crowded freeway, he vows to take down a murderous counterfeiter (Dafoe) by any means necessary.

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To Live and Die in L.A. Collector’s Edition Blu-ray™

Bonus Features:

  • NEW   4K scan of the negative – supervised and approved by William Friedkin
  • NEW Taking a Chance – an interview with William Petersen
  • NEW Wrong Way: The Stunts of To Live & Die In L.A. – an interview with stunt coordinator Buddy Joe Hooker
  • NEW So In Phase: Scoring To Live & Die in L.A. – an interview with the band Wang Chung (Jack Hues and Nick Feldman)
  • NEW Renaissance Woman in L.A. – an interview with actress Debra Feuer
  • NEW Doctor for A Day – an interview with actor Dwier Brown
  • Audio Commentary with director William Friedkin
  • Deleted scene and alternate ending
  • Counterfeit World: The Making of To Live and Die in L.A.
  • Still Gallery
  • Theatrical Trailer
  • Radio Spot


Nighthawks (Collector’s Edition) Blu-ray™


Packed with brand new bonus features and available for the first time on Blu-ray comes the Bruce Malmuth (Hard to Kill) directed film Nighthawks (Collector’s Edition) to be released by Shout! Factory on October 18, 2016. Fans can pre-order this edge-of-your-seat thriller now at

Sylvester Stallone (Rocky, Creed) stars alongside Rutger Hauer (The Hitcher, Blade Runner) in this riveting story of suspense and intrigue that starts in London, continues in Paris and reaches its chilling conclusion on the streets of New York.

Stallone and Billy Dee Williams (The Empire Strikes Back, Batman) shine as elite undercover cops who get assigned to stop Europe’s most feared terrorist (Hauer) as he explosively announces his presence in Manhattan. The film also stars Lindsay Wagner (The Bionic Woman), Persis Khambatta (Star Trek: The Motion Picture), Nigel Davenport (The Island of Dr. Moreau) and Joe Spinell (Maniac).


Bonus Features

  • NEW Lights, Camera, Action! – An Audio Interview With Producer Herb Nanas
  • NEW Nighthawks: The First Draft – An Interview With Writer Paul Sylbert
  • NEW We Gotta Shoot This! – An Interview With Director Of Photography James A. Contner
  • NEW A Sign Of The Times – An Interview With Actress Lindsay Wagner
  • NEW Not The Other Girls – An Interview With Actress Catherine Mary Stewart
  • NEW It Was Hell – An Interview With Technical Adviser Randy Jurgensen
  • Theatrical Trailer
  • Radio Spots
  • Still Gallery


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