101 Films to release James Goldstone’s ‘Rollercoaster’ on Blu-ray on 23 July 2018

101 Films has announced that James Goldstone’s cult 1977 disaster thriller, Rollercoaster, will be released on Blu-ray for the very first time in the UK on 23 July 2018.

The 2-disc Blu-ray edition will be title 003 on 101 FilmsBlack Label series and include both the original US theatrical release and the German ‘uncut’ version. The first 3,000 copies of each title will come complete with a slipcase, and Limited Edition booklet.

The film stars George Segal, Richard Widmark, Henry Fonda and Timothy Bottoms.

A determined terrorist (Bottoms) begins to turn America’s amusement parks into battlefields.

The tension mounts as affable safety inspector Harry Calder (Segal) attempts to track down the saboteur who has targeted the country’smost popular rollercoaster and its riders for senseless destruction.

The edge-of-the-seat excitement mounts as the battle of wits between Calder and the terrorist builds to an explosive climax.

Special Features:

  • The 1970s: A Rollercoaster of Disasters: A new documentary on Rollercoaster and the era of disaster movies, with film historian Simon Fitzjohn
  • Commentary with Allan Bryce and David Flint
  • Booklet: Includes ‘Fear Factor: The Anatomy of a 1970s Thriller’ by Scott Harrison and ‘Sensurround – A

    Rollercoaster Ride’ by Allan Bryce

    Additional Extras

  • An interview with Associate Producer / Writer Tommy Cook
  • Theatrical Trailer


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