David Cronenberg’s Fast Company Skids onto Blu-ray

Writer and director David Cronenberg got it start in Hollywood decades before lensing A History of Violence. One of this early films, 1979’s Fast Company, has been flashed a green flag to speed onto Blu-ray Disc on April 28.

Fast Company stars William Smith (Maniac Cop, Red Dawn), John Saxon (A Nightmare on Elm Street, Enter the Dragon) and Claudia Jennings in a story about a corporate sponsored racing team and the fast life that comes with it.


Blue Underground will present Fast Company in its original widescreen 1.85:1 aspect ration in 1080p resolution with a selection of either 7.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, 7.1 Dolby TrueHD audio or 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround EX.

D-BOX Motion Code will be incorporated onto the Fast Company Blu-ray Disc. This is the second time Blue Underground has utilized D-BOX on Blu-ray, the first being The Final Countdown which is already available.

Blue Underground continues to offer extensive bonus features on their Blu-ray titles with Fast Company, the complete list of which is below.

  • Audio Commentary with Co-Writer/Director David Cronenberg
  • Inside the Character Actor’s Studio – Interviews with Stars William Smith and John Saxon
  • Shooting Cronenberg – Interview with Director of Photography Mark Irwin
  • Theatrical Trailer
  • The Early Films of David Cronenberg: STEREO and CRIMES OF THE FUTURE

Fast Company on Blu-ray will retail for $34.95. You can check out the high-res cover art and a trailer below.

Click here to pre-order Fast Company on Blu-ray for $24.49 from Amazon.com.

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