David Byrne’s 1986 film ‘True Stories’ to be released through Criterion

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By Geordie Gray

David Byrne’s 1986 film True Stories is getting the Criterion treatment. The film, which stars John Goodman and features a soundtrack by Talking Heads will be released on November 20th on DVD and Blu-ray.

The Blu-ray release will feature the films’ complete soundtrack on CD for the first time, a short documentary Real Life, essays, examples of the newspaper stories that served as inspiration for the film, and Byrne’s own photos from the pre-production phase. Check out the trailer below.

Watch: True Stories Trailer

The legendary Talking Heads frontman will be hitting Australian shores in November, in support of his American Utopia album. Full tour dates below.

David Byrne American Utopia Tour Dates

Tuesday 13 November  

TSB Bank Arena, Wellington, NZ

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Thursday 15 November   

Horncastle Arena, Christchurch, NZ

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Saturday 17 November   

Spark Arena Auckland, NZ

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Tuesday 20 November  

ICC Sydney Theatre, Sydney, NSW

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Wednesday 21 November  

Convention Centre, Gold Coast, QLD

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Saturday 24 November  

Margaret Court Arena, Melbourne, VIC

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Sunday 25 November   

AEC Arena, Adelaide, SA

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September Radio David Byrne Presents: Masters of Soundtracks - Nino Rota

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