Black Jack (Blu-ray)

Directed by Ken Loach

Release Year: 1979
Running Time: 102
UPC: 7 41952 77249 1
Optional English Subtitles: Yes
Color Type: Color
Country: U.K.
Language: English
Genres: Drama, History, Crime
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Cast
Stephen Hirst
Jean Franval
Louise Cooper

Crew
Directed by Ken Loach

When honest young Tolly is forced on the run with 'Black Jack', a villainous ruffian, adventure and mishap are never far away. As the two enter a world of body-snatchers, private lunatic asylums and traveling fairs they find friendship in the most unlikely places. Based on Leon Garfield's popular novel, Ken Loach's Black Jack is a dark and complex adventure film set in the 18th Century. With Chris Menges' beautiful photography, enchanting performances by its charismatic young cast and Loach's gentle, observational style - seen in his earlier feature KES (1969).


Blu-ray Extras Include:

Feature Length Audio Commentary by Director Ken Loach | Deleted Scenes | Trailers | Optional English Subtitles

"BLACK JACK is a charming, underrated film." - The British Film Institute

  • Winner-- International Critics' Prize, Cannes Film Festival


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