Dead Heat

Overview

Treat Williams and Joe Piscopo play cops who aren't about to let a thing like death stop them from cracking the big case in this comedy drama, which gets a well-rounded presentation on DVD. Dead Heat has been given a letterboxed transfer to disc in the widescreen aspect ratio of 1.85:1, which has been enhanced for anamorphic playback on 16 x 9 monitors. The audio has been mastered in Dolby Digital Stereo; the dialogue is in English, with no multiple language options. Bonus materials include a commentary track ...
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Overview

Treat Williams and Joe Piscopo play cops who aren't about to let a thing like death stop them from cracking the big case in this comedy drama, which gets a well-rounded presentation on DVD. Dead Heat has been given a letterboxed transfer to disc in the widescreen aspect ratio of 1.85:1, which has been enhanced for anamorphic playback on 16 x 9 monitors. The audio has been mastered in Dolby Digital Stereo; the dialogue is in English, with no multiple language options. Bonus materials include a commentary track featuring director Mark Goldblatt, producers David Helpern and Michael Meltzer, and screenwriter Terry Black; deleted scenes; the original theatrical trailer; electronic press kit material; a gallery of advertising and storyboard artwork; a rare exhibitors' preview reel; the film's complete screenplay (accessible on computers equipped with DVD-ROM drives), and more.
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Special Features

Widescreen presentation (1.85:1) enhanced for 16 x 9 TVs; Audio commentary with director Mark Goldblatt, producers David Helpern and Michael Meltzer, and writer Terry Black; Deleted scenes; MIFED promo; Original electronic press kit; Theatrical trailer; Poster and still gallery; Original storyboard art; DVD-ROM original screenplay
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/27/2004
  • UPC: 013131224498
  • Original Release: 1988
  • Rating:

  • Source: Starz / Anchor Bay
  • Region Code: 1
  • Aspect Ratio: Theatre Wide-Screen (1.85.1)
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Surround
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:24:00
  • Format: DVD

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Treat Williams Roger Mortis
Joe Piscopo Doug Bigelow
Lindsay Frost Randi James
Darren McGavin Dr. Ernest McNab
Vincent Price Arthur P. Loudermilk
Clare Kirkconnell Rebecca Smythers
Keye Luke Mr. Thule
Ben Mittleman Bob
Peter Kent Smitty
Monty Ash Walter
Steven R. Bannister Thing
Shane Black Patrolman
Clarence Brown Harry Lathamn
Cate Casplin Salewoman
Monty Cox Guard
Chip Heller Wilcox
Lew Hopson Whitfield
H. Ray Huff Cop
Steve Itkin Freman
Monica Lewis Mrs. Von Heiserberg
Pons Maar Pool Zombie
Tom Nolan Jonas
Peggy O'Brien Jewelry Store Manager
Yvonne Peattie Gertrude Bellman
Robert Picardo Lieutenant Herzog
Martha Quinn Newscaster
Ivan Roth End Zombie
Mike Saad Guard
Dawan Scott Pool Zombie
Mel Stewart Capt. Mayberry
Prof. Toru Tanaka Butcher
Ron Taylor Shoot Out Zombie
Beth Toussaint Lab Technician
Pamela Vansant Lab Technician
Technical Credits
Mark Goldblatt Director
Allen Alsobrook Associate Producer
Terry Black Screenwriter
Dan Bradley Stunts
Greta Grigorian Set Decoration/Design
David Helpern Producer
Steve Jacobs Casting
Lisa Jensen Costumes/Costume Designer
Steve Johnson Special Effects
Patrick Read Johnson Special Effects, Special Effects Supervisor
Walt Martin Sound/Sound Designer
Michael Meltzer Co-producer, Producer
Mario Roberts Stunts
Harvey Rosenstock Editor
Darren Star Screenwriter
Craig Stearns Production Designer
Jon Gary Steele Art Director
Mike Topoozian Asst. Director
Ernest Troost Score Composer
Robert Yeoman Cinematographer
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Main Titles [1:36]
2. Cash and Dash [5:40]
3. One More Chance [2:35]
4. Fanciful Conclusions [3:35]
5. Sulfathiazole [3:46]
6. No Admittance [4:06]
7. "It's Great to Be Alive!" [8:00]
8. Good Cop, Bad Cop [6:04]
9. Live Cop, Dead Cop [3:40]
10. Chinese Food Attack [6:34]
11. A Six Hour Lifetime [4:29]
12. Rapid Decomposition [3:13]
13. Cemetery Code [2:31]
14. Doug Forgot the TV [5:43]
15. BODYDOC Revenge [4:08]
16. Ambulance Joyride [3:51]
17. Buying Off God [2:27]
18. Product Demonstration [2:31]
19. "Kill This Guy, Would You?" [5:39]
20. End Credits [3:13]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Chapter Selections
   Extras
      Deleted Scenes
         Deathday Party
         Autopsy Talk
         "Some Sort of Zombie"
         Roger's Obituary
         Bullet Holes
         Mausoleum Visit
         Birthday Party Dream
         Decomposition
      Electronic Press Kit
      Trailer
      MIFED Promo
      Poster & Still Gallery
      Storyboard Gallery
      Screenplay
   Audio Setup
      Dolby Surround 2.0
      Commentary With Director Mark Goldblatt, Producers David Helpern and Michael Meltzer and Writer Terry Black
   Play
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