BLU-RAY REVIEW: BACKTRACE
lone surviving thief of a violent armored-car robbery is sprung
from a high-security facility and administered an experimental
drug in the action-thriller Backtrace, arriving on Blu-ray™
(plus Digital), DVD, and Digital on February 19 from Lionsgate.
This film is currently available On Demand. Starring Ryan
Guzman, three-time Oscar®nominee Sylvester Stallone (1976, Best
Actor/Best Screenplay, Rocky; 2015, Best Supporting Actor,
Creed, 2015), and Golden Globe®nominee Matthew Modine (Best
Actor –Limited Series or Television Motion Picture, What the
Deaf Man Heard, 1998), the BacktraceBlu-ray and DVD includes the
featurette “Making Backtrace”andcast/crew interviews
After suffering a brain injury from a bank heist gone wrong, Macdonald (Modine) develops amnesia and is put into a prison psychiatric ward. Following his seventh year of evaluation, he is coerced by an inmate (Guzman) and a ward doctor (Meadow Williams) to break out of prison and injected with a serum that forces him to relive the life he’s forgotten. Macdonald must now elude a local detective (Stallone), a tough FBI agent(Christopher McDonald), and the drug’s dangerous side effects in order to recover the stolen money, all while confronting his past.
The film is
presented in widescreen in a 1.85:1 aspect ration preserving its
theatrical format. The picture is just flawless. Not only the
picture looks great in this release, also the sound it is good,
a 5.1 Master Audio in English that provides a good complement
to the picture. It also includes
English Spanish subtitles.
Widescreen (1.85:1) 16x9
English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
English SDH, Latin SpanishDH
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