The Last Detail (Region Free)

Type: New Blu-Ray

(Hal Ashby, 1973)

Release date: 29 June 2020

Standard Edition Blu-ray

"No *#@!!* Navy's going to give some poor *!!@ kid eight years in the #@!* brig without me taking him out for the time of his *#@!!* life."

When Buddusky (Jack Nicholson) and Mulhall (Otis Young) are detailed to take a young sailor, Meadows (Randy Quaid), from a Virginia Naval Base to a New Hampshire Naval Prison to serve an eight-year sentence for a trivial offense they decide to show him a good time on their journey north...


4K restoration from the original negative

Original mono audio

Two presentations of the feature: the original, uncut theatrical version, and the world exclusive home video presentation of the 1976 TV syndication cut

An Introduction by filmmaker Alexander Payne (2017, 5 mins)

About a Trip (2017, 16 mins): an appreciation by Alexander Payne

A Search for Truth (2017, 21 mins): an interview with editor Robert C. Jones

An Interview with Michael Chapman (2004, 4 mins): the acclaimed director of photography discusses his work on The Last Detail

Isolated score: experience Johnny Mandel’s original soundtrack music

Original theatrical trailer

Image gallery

New and improved English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing, available for both presentations of the feature