ALOHA arrives on Blu-ray & DVD August 25

AlohaFrom Academy Award®-winner Cameron Crowe (2001, Almost Famous, Best Writing), comes ALOHA on Digital HD August 11 and on Blu-ray™ and DVD August 25 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.  The smart romantic comedy — starring Bradley Cooper (Silver Linings Playbook), Emma Stone (Irrational Man), and Rachel McAdams (“True Detective”) — revolves around a once-admired pilot, Brian Gilcrist (Cooper), who returns to Hawaii for a military contract job and is assigned to work with a young US Air Force pilot (Stone). Enter Tracy Woodside (McAdams), an old flame, who reconnects with Gilcrist, creating a love triangle that forces Gilcrest to examine what truly makes him happy.  ALOHA features an all-star ensemble cast including Bill Murray (The Monuments Men), John Krasinski (“The Office”), Danny McBride (“Eastbound & Down”) and Alec Baldwin (Still Alice).

“… the film maintains a charm and energy that never flags, with brisk pacing and generally engaging performances from its deep-bench cast.” — Mark Olsen, L.A. Times

Directed by Academy Award® Winner Cameron Crowe

Starring Bradley Cooper, Emma Stone, Rachel McAdams

Bill Murray, John Krasinski, Danny McBride and Alec Baldwin



Available on Digital HD Aug. 11, & on Blu-ray & DVD Aug. 25


Blu-ray™ Includes Alternate Ending, Cast Gag Reel
and a Feature-Length Documentary on the Making of the Film

The ALOHA release is loaded with special features including a cast gag reel and “The Untitled Hawaii Project: The Making of Aloha.”  This feature length documentary, narrated by Cameron Crowe, covers the entire filmmaking process, while uncovering amazing stories and heartfelt moments along the way. Featuring intimate b-roll, candid interviews and unforgettable moments, this documentary captures the vibe of the movie perfectly.  Exclusive to the Blu-ray are deleted scenes, the original opening to the film, an alternate ending, extensive photo gallery with commentary by Stills Photographer Neal Preston and commentary from Writer/Director Cameron Crowe. Also included are four all-new featurettes: “The Awe of Space,” “Ledward Kaapana: Music Is Everything,” “Uncle Bumpy” and “Mitchell’s Film.”


A celebrated military contractor (Bradley Cooper) returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs — Honolulu, Hawaii — and reconnects with a long-ago love (Rachel McAdams) while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watchdog (Emma Stone) assigned to him.


Blu-ray and DVD Special Features include:

·    The Untitled Hawaii Project: The Making of Aloha Feature Length Documentary Narrated by Cameron Crowe, this engrossing and authentic documentary will make viewers feel like they are on set and serve as a behind-the-scenes window into the journey of how the film was made. 

·   Cast Gag Reel

Blu-ray Exclusives:

·         Original Opening

·         Alternate Ending

·         Deleted Scenes

·         Four All-New Featurettes

o   The Awe of Space

o   Mitchell’s Film

o   Ledward Kaapana: Music Is Everything

o   Uncle Bumpy

·         Photo Gallery

·         Commentary by Writer/Director Cameron Crowe

ALOHA is rated PG-13 for some language including suggestive comments.



Writer/Reviewer, lifelong obsessive film nerd. As eager to educate in the world of film as I am to learn. An avid lover of horror, schlock and trash, Brandon hosts the Cult Cinema Cavalcade podcast on the Creative Zombie Studios Network (www.cultcinemacavalcade.com) You can also find more essays on his blog Naptown Nerd (naptownnerd.blogspot.com).

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