New York, NY, October 24, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Jack Kerouac: King of the Beats
Now Available on Blu-ray and DVD
Kultur is proud to announce the release of Jack Kerouac: King of the Beats now available on both Blu-ray and DVD.
This is the award-winning biography of the Jack Kerouac, the king of the Beat Generation.
Jack Kerouac's writings, including his extraordinary novel On the Road, took American literature to new levels of creativity and in the process, inspired unprecedented social and cultural change.
Kerouac's life is examined through fascinating rare documentary footage and revealing interviews with some of Kerouac's most famous contemporaries and friends such as Allan Ginsberg, Lawrence Ferlinghetti and William Burroughs.
Beginning with his Catholic boyhood, through his development as one of the most important modern American authors, to his self-destructive demise at the age of 49, Jack Kerouac: King of the Beats is both an accurately detailed documentary and a moving drama.
”It's like being in a car with Jack Kerouac and Neal Cassady as the pair barreled back and forth across the country.” -The Denver Post
”This handsome, well-made documentary drama on the short-lived but prolific writer of the Beat Generation stands as one of the best films of its kind.” -San Francisco Chronicle
Title: Jack Kerouac: King of the Beats Title: Jack Kerouac: King of the Beats Street Available Now Street Date: Available Now
SRP: $19.99 SRP: $29.99
SKU: D4778 SKU: BD4778
Run Time: 78 minutes Run Time: 78 minutes
UPC: 032031477896 UPC: 032031477872
ISBN: 978-0-7697-9181-4 ISBN: 978-0-7697-9180-7
Territory: U.S. and Canada--Region 1 Territory: U.S. and Canada--Region A/1
More information on this release and other Kultur DVDs can be found online at www.kultur.com
Contact for Further Information:
Kultur International Films