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February 29, 2016
 

Rollercoaster Coming to Blu-ray

Thanks to Wes Ray for sending us this info; it looks like Shout! Factory will be releasing the Action/Adventure classic Rollercoaster on Blu-ray on June 21st.

It has an all-star cast including Helen Hunt, George Segal and Henry Fonda with direction from James Goldstone.

No word on any special features as yet but the synopsis and artwork are below.

 

 

 

 

Synopsis: Take the ride in SENSURROUND®

Thrills abound in this high-speed suspense yarn as Timothy Bottoms, a determined terrorist, begins to turn America’s amusement parks into battlefields. The tension mounts as affable safety inspector George Segal attempts to track down the saboteur who as targeted the country’s most popular rollercoaster, and its riders, for senseless destruction. The edge-of-the-seat excitement mounts as the battle of wits between Segal and Bottoms builds to an explosive climax. Co-starring Richard Widmark and Henry Fonda, the Jennings Lang production takes viewers on an unforgettable trip filled with sense-shattering twists and hairpin turns.

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Eoin Friel
Eoin Friel

I grew up watching JCVD, Sly and Arnold destroy bad guys, blow things up and spew one-liners like it’s a fashion statement. Action is everything I go to the movies for and the reason I came up with this site is to share my love for the genre with everyone.





 
 

 

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