15 June 2012 2:17 PM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

It’s been a long time coming, but director David Fincher’s 1997 thriller The Game is finally headed to Criterion later this year.  Fincher previously talked about the release in an interview with Steve in 2010, and he stated that the hold-up was probably his fault as he still needed to look at the full cut before it could be released.  The wait is finally over, as Criterion announced that the disc will hit DVD and Blu-ray on September 25th of this year.  Included is a new, restored digital transfer supervised by Fincher and director of photography Harris Savides, an alternate 5.1 surround audio mix, commentary by Fincher, Savides and star Michael Douglas, and much more. The Game is quite the twisted thriller, and while it’s not my favorite Fincher film it’s definitely worth checking out.  Hit the jump to check out the Criterion cover (in keeping with Fincher's other Criterion discs, »

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