THE QUICK AND THE DEAD And The 4K Ultra-HD Blu-ray July 17th!

Academy Award® nominee Sharon Stone (Best Actress,Casino, 1995) stars as a female gunfighter returning to a frontier town for a dueling tournament in the action-packed Western THE QUICK AND THE DEAD. Directed by acclaimed filmmaker Sam Raimi (Spider-Man trilogy), Stone is supported by a trio of Oscar® winning actors: Gene Hackman (Best Actor, The French Connection, 1971; Best Supporting Actor, Unforgiven, 1992), Russell Crowe (Best Actor, Gladiator, 2000) and Leonardo DiCaprio (Best Actor, The Revenant, 2015). Sony Pictures Home Entertainment brings the cult classic to next-generation 4K Ultra HD for the first time on July 17. THE QUICK AND THE DEAD 4K Ultra HD also includes 7 never-before-seen deleted scenes, presented here for the first time. In addition, the film will also debut in 4K via participating digital platforms.

Directed by Sam Raimi and Written by Simon Moore
Starring Sharon Stone, Gene Hackman, 
Russell Crowe & Leonardo DiCaprio


Fully Remastered and Includes Never-Before-Seen Deleted Scenes

Debuts on 4K Ultra HD July 17

In this edgy and darkly humorous Western, a mysterious young woman rides into the lawless town of Redemption to settle an old score that has haunted her since she was a child. She becomes swept up in a deadly quick-draw tournament and, in order to win her revenge, must compete in a contest in which gunslingers from all over put their lives on the line for fame and fortune.

THE QUICK AND THE DEAD is fully restored in 4K resolution from the original camera negative and includes newly-remixed Dolby Atmos audio – perfect for this visually dynamic and impactful film. 4K Ultra HD features four times the resolution of high definition, high dynamic range (HDR)–which produces brilliant highlights, vibrant colors and greater contrast on compatible displays–and Dolby Atmos audio, remixed specifically for the home theater environment, delivering captivating sound that places and moves audio anywhere in the room, including overhead.


  • Feature film in 4K resolution with High Dynamic Range (HDR)
  • Dolby Atmos soundtrack (Dolby TrueHD 7.1 compatible)*
  • Also includes the film on the included high-def Blu-ray

THE QUICK AND THE DEAD Bonus Materials Include:

  • All New: 7 Never-Before-Seen Deleted Scenes
  • Theatrical Trailer

* To experience Dolby Atmos at home, a Dolby Atmos enabled AV receiver and additional speakers are required, or a Dolby Atmos enabled sound bar; however, Dolby Atmos soundtracks are also fully backward compatible with traditional audio configurations and legacy home entertainment equipment.

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Brandon is the host, producer, writer and editor of The Brandon Peters Show (thebrandonpetersshow.com) on the Creative Zombie Studios Network. At Why So Blu he is a Writer/Reviewer. Brandon is a 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. You can also find older essays on his blog Naptown Nerd (naptownnerd.blogspot.com).

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