The Trip to Bountiful (Blu-ray)
Directed by Peter Masterson
Rebecca De Mornay
A richly textured and triumphant tale of an elderly woman's journey home, The Trip to Bountiful stars Geraldine Page (What Ever Happened to Aunt Alice?) in the performance of a lifetime and a role that won her an Academy Award® for Best Actress in a Leading Role. Funny, adventurous and suspenseful, The Trip to Bountiful is perfect on just about every level and is a demonstration of the human spirit. Carrie Watts (Page) is an elderly woman with a weak heart, but of strong determination. Trapped in a tiny apartment under the care of her cowardly son and his shrewish wife, Carrie is determined to escape and return to her girlhood home. Seizing her chance and her meager Social Security check, Carrie sets out on an unforgettable quest to make peace with her past—and the secrets of her heart that draw her ever homeward. Peter Masterson (Full Moon in Blue Water) directed this endearing and uplifting drama co-starring John Heard (Deceived) and Rebecca De Mornay (Runaway Train). Legendary writer Horton Foote (Tender Mercies) wrote the Oscar®-nominated screenplay based on his own play.
Blu-ray Extras Include:
Return to Bountiful - Documentary
RT' @CriterionDaily': →' @ROMACuaron' tops the' @SightSoundmag' “best films of 2018” poll of 164 international critics and curators:' https://t.co…'
RT' @MdFilmFestival': No coincidence here! These two films, as well as NOT WANTED playing at the Parkway on Sunday at 4pm, are part of the Id…
RT' @notrivia': Baltimore—by sheer programming coincidence you could see TWO movies directed by pioneering woman filmmaker Ida Lupino on Satu…
"A bonafide piece of film history that any movie buff would be proud to own. It’s feminist film history in a box."…' https://t.co/MWyBR6Lann'
RT' @FilmForumNYC': Tonight at 8:25! Not only do you get 3-D glasses, but you'll get to meet SANGAREE star ARLENE DAHL in person! Don't miss…
RT' @_HeatherBuckley': In the office today' @KinoLorber'' https://t.co/opfBSHoL0p'
RT' @RaquelStecher': New on the blog: My review of Pioneers: First Women Filmmakers Blu-ray set from' @KinoLorber'' @librarycongress' #womeninfi…
RT' @ericallenhatch': BIG NEWS: Beyond Video's public soft opening starts Friday; we're open each Friday-Sunday 3-7pm in December, with expan…
THE CHAMBERMAID won the Grand Jury Prize at the Marrakech Film Festival. Congratulations to' @lilaavilescine' and tea…' https://t.co/LOFoWXsBgR'
Inquiries & Press
333 W. 39th St., Ste. 503
New York, NY 10018
Tel. (800) 562-3330
Fax. (212) 714-0871
Press & Media
For publicity assistance and press inquiries please contact us by emailing email@example.com or calling 212-629-6880.