“Big Trouble in Little China” Heads to Blu-Ray

The John Carpenter/Kurt Russell 1980s classic, “Big Trouble in Little China,” is headed to blu-ray.  That’s right, you’ll soon be able to enjoy Jack Burton, the Pork Chop Expres and Kim Cattrall acting like a reporter in true HD.  Here’s the full specs for the movie:

Feature (Theatrical version and an extended cut)

Commentary by Carpenter and Kurt Russell

9 deleted scenes

1 extended ending

Vintage featurette

Music video

Richard Edlund interview

Trailers

6 TV Spots

Behind-the-scenes gallery

Not too shabby.  “Big Trouble” gets the Blu treatement August 4th.

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