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Also tee-ing up on Disney Blu-ray this June 16, 2009, is The Greatest Game Ever Played Blu-ray Edition. Experience this rousing story of underdog determination, skill and heart, now with eye-popping high definition picture and sound. Then, go behind the scenes of this true-life sports drama with such exciting bonus features as “A View From the Gallery: On the Set of The Greatest Game Ever Played,” which details the filmmakers’ efforts to recreate the look and feel of the 1913 U.S. Open; “Two Legends and The Greatest Game,” which explores the enduring legacies of legendary golfers Francis Ouimet and Harry Vardon; “From Caddie to Champion: Francis Ouimet,” a vintage television broadcast from 1963 commemorating the 50th anniversary of Ouimet’s surprise victory; plus two insightful Audio Commentaries, one with Director Bill Paxton and a separate track with Author, Screenwriter and Producer Mark Frost.
The Greatest Game Ever Played was directed by the multi-talented Bill Paxton (actor -Titanic, Twister, director – Frailty). It features a winningly charismatic lead performance by future Hollywood superstar Shia LaBeouf (Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, Transformers) in the role of amateur golfer Francis Ouimet, a working-class youth, who shocked the world by defeating golf pro Harry Vardon in the 1913 U.S. Open Championship. Available at an SRP of $34.99, The Greatest Game Ever Played on Disney Blu-ray is the greatest way to experience this classic tale of unexpected sports heroism!