The critically acclaimed and multi-award-winning Australian cinema classic CHOPPER celebrates its 20th anniversary. A new digital restoration, supervised by director Andrew Dominik and Producer Michele Bennett, with 5.1 surround DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack; CHOPPER is available on Blu-ray for the first time.
With never-before-seen bonus footage, CHOPPER tells the story of the late Mark Brandon “Chopper” Read, real-life convict, bestselling author, and self-proclaimed “national icon”.
“I’m just a bloody normal bloke,” he says in the movie. “A normal bloke who likes a bit of torture!” Written and directed by Andrew Dominik, in his feature directorial debut, Chopper stars Eric Bana as the title character recommended for the role by Chopper himself and co-stars Vince Colosimo, Simon Lyndon, Kate Beahan and David Field.
With an arsenal of extra features such as Eric Bana and director Andrew Dominik meeting the real Chopper while researching the film. PLUS: fascinating deleted scenes and alternative takes, the original theatrical trailer and audio commentaries from both director Andrew Dominik and Mark Brandon Chopper’ read himself.
Audio commentary by director Andrew Dominik
Audio Commentary by Mark “Chopper” Read
“Hooky the Cripple”
“The Billiard Ball”
“Bluey in the Stabbing”
“Don’t Get Into Any Trouble”
Weekend with Chopper – Eric Bana meets Mark “Chopper” Read
Animated Main Cast and Crew Filmographies