Britt Robertson and Scott Eastwood star in The Longest Ride, now on Blu-Ray/DVD.
Nicholas Sparks fan rejoice, The Longest Ride is now available on Blu-Ray/DVD.
Based on the bestselling novel, the romantic drama centers on the love affair between Luke (Scott Eastwood), a former championship bull rider, and Sophia (Britt Robertson), a college student preparing to embark upon her dream job. While Luke attempts to make a comeback and Sophia looks to New York City’s art world, their conflicting paths and goals prove to test their relationship.
The young couple forms an unexpected relationship with Ira (Alan Alda), whose memories of his own romance with his wife influence Luke and Sophia. The Longest Ride explores the challenges of love, and also the rewards that come from it.
In celebration of the Blu-Ray/DVD release, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment hosted a fun bull riding event for press and the public. The event took place at the Saddle Ranch at Universal City Walk on July 14, 2015.
Director George Tillman Jr. and professional bull rider Bonner Bolton (Eastwood’s stunt double in the film) made an appearance. Also in attendance were celebrities including Cheryl Burke, Jeff Schroeder and Jordan Lloyd.
The Longest Ride Blu-Ray features 45 minutes of extra features. The bonus content delves further into the film’s two central love stories. Viewers also join Eastwood on the ranch as he learns from the best bull riders. Audio commentary from director George Tillman, Jr. and star Oona Chaplin are also included in the extras.
For more information, visit foxmovies.com/movies/the-longest-ride.