Tuesday, 13 February 2001
THE ADVENTURES OF ROCKY & BULLWINKLE (Universal Home Entertainment), released theatrically last year, is a mixture of live-action, traditional animation and 3-D animation, starring Robert De Niro, Jason Alexander, Rene Russo and Piper Perabo in a tale of the late Jay Ward’s classic animated Moose and Squirrel set loose in the modern world. Des McAnuff directs. Aspect ratio is 1.85:1; sound formats are English DTS and English Dolby Digital 5.1, with English subtitles. Extras include a making-of featurette, production notes and DVD-ROM features.
ALICE’S RESTAURANT (MGM) is director Arthur Penn’s 1969 adaptation of Arlo Guthrie’s famous story/song. The film stars Guthrie, Pat Quinn and James Broderick. Aspect ratio is widescreen; sound format is digital (no further details available), with English, Spanish and French subtitles. Extras include an audio commentary from Guthrie. This is the previously unreleased R-rated version.