Two Peter Sellers Films Arrive on Blu-ray (UK)

Powerhouse Films has released two more Peter Sellers films on blu-ray in the UK. The films in question are Hoffman (1970) and The Blockhouse (1973).

Peter Sellers Films "Hoffman" and "The Blockhouse"

HOFFMAN BLU-RAY

Hoffman (1970) is a comedy-drama also starring Sinead Cusack. This blu-ray release should be excellent as Powerhouse has carried a new restoration.

New restoration from a 4K scan of the original negative by Powerhouse Films

– Powerhouse Films

On the extras front there are new interviews with the director and crew.

  • New interview with Alvin Rakoff (2022)
  • New interview with focus puller Eddie Collins (2022)
  • New interview with draughtsman Terry Ackland-Snow (2022)
  • Original theatrical trailer
  • Image gallery: promotional & publicity material

THE BLOCKHOUSE BLU-RAY

Meanwhile The Blockhouse (1973) is a drama set during the Second World War on D-Day that also stars Charles Aznavour.

Powerhouse has also restored this film too meaning these two films should make worth additions to anyones blu-ray collection.

New restoration from a 4K scan of the original negative by Powerhouse Films

– Powerhouse Films

Extra include:

  • New interview with star Leon Lissek (2022)
  • New interview with the director Clive Rees’s son and widow, Fred Rees and Gilda Rees (2022)
  • New interview with production manager Matthew Raymond (2022)
  • New interview with executive producer Kent Walwin (2022)
  • New interview with electrician Peter Bloor (2022)
  • The Channel Islands 1940-1945 (1945): short film

If you are interested in purchasing these Peter Sellers films they are available at Amazon and HMV. Alternatively you can purchase them directly from the Powerhouse Films website.

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Both films came out on the 17th January 2022 in the UK.


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