TO BE TAKEI: Available On DVD Exclusively On Amazon October 7th!

To-Be-TakeiTO BE TAKEI is an entertaining and moving look at the many roles played by eclectic 77-year-old actor/activist George Takei whose wit, humor, and grace has allowed him to become an internationally beloved figure. The film offers unprecedented access to the day-to-day life of George and his husband/business partner Brad Takei and chronicles George’s fascinating personal journey, from his childhood in a U.S. internment camp for Japanese Americans during WWII, to his iconic and groundbreaking role as Sulu on “Star Trek,”® to his rise as an internet phenomenon with over 7-million Facebook fans. The film shows what it truly means TO BE TAKEI.

“Heartfelt, natural, and hilarious”
 Jordan Hoffman, ScreenCrush

“A unique blend of camp and conviction”
Ronnie Scheib, Variety

“Captures how important Takei has been to pop culture”

Drew Taylor, The Playlist


Available on DVD OCTOBER 7, 2014
Exclusively on Amazon.com 

Directed by Jennifer M. Kroot and featuring special appearances by William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy,Nichelle Nichols, Walter Koenig and Dan Savage, TO BE TAKEI has a run time of 93 minutes and is not rated. Currently in select theaters, on demand, and on iTunes, for more information on the film, please visit ToBeTakei.com.

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Street Date:     October 7, 2014
Catalog:           #DV00695
UPC:               01313262310881
Runtime:         93 mins
Aspect Ratio: 1.78:1 / 16×9
Audio:             Dolby Digital 5.1
Audio Source: SR
HD VIDEO Mode: 1080p
Subtitles:         English Subtitles for the Deaf & Hearing Impaired & Spanish Subtitles



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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