Cine Outsider header
front page    disc reviews      film reviews    articles    interviews  
previous
The Avengers: The Complete Series 5 on Blu-ray in June
Patrick Macnee and the fabulous Diana Rigg star in the second series of cult favourite The Avengers to be shot on 35mm and the first to be shot in colour, and it makes its UK Blu-ray debut in June from Studiocanal.
review archive
Older news stories have been archived by year and month, most recent first. They can be accessed by clicking on the links below.
  2017 2016
2015 2014 2013
2012 2011 2010
2009 2008 2007
2006 2005 2004
 
Laurel & Hardy classic The Flying Deuces on Blu-ray and DVD in June

2 June 2015

Whilst holidaying in Paris, Ollie is heartbroken to learn that Georgette, the beautiful innkeeper's daughter with whom he has fallen in love, is already married to a handsome Foreign Legion officer. In an attempt to forget her, he decides to join the Legion, persuading Stanley to join him. The hapless pair are posted to Morocco, where an unfortunate chain of events ends with them being charged with desertion and sentenced to death by firing squad!

Released in 1939, co-scripted by silent-era star Harry Langdon and featuring a guest appearance from long-standing Laurel and Hardy nemesis James Finlayson, The Flying Deuces is among the eternally popular duo’s best-loved films. It is presented here in its as-exhibited theatrical aspect ratio and has never looked better.

The Flying Deuces will be released on UK Blu-ray and DVD on 15th June 2015 by Network Distributing at the RRP of £14.99 for the Blu-ray and £12.99 for the DVD.

Special features will include:

  • German version: Dick und Doof in der Fremdenlegion

  • Image gallery

  • Promotional material PDF

Here's a clip: