- Rated: PG-13
- Run Time: 1 hours, 52 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: July 27, 1999
- Originally Released: 1999
- Label: New Line Home Video
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Single Side - Single Layer
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Aspect Ratio: Letterbox - 2.35
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 2.35
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - English
- Dolby Digital Surround - English
- Additional Release Material:
- Trailers: Theatrical Trailer
- Interactive Features:
- Interactive Games
- "The Love Meter" Game
- Interactive & Animated Menus
- Text/Photo Galleries:
- Cast & Crew Biographies & Filmographies
- DVD-ROM Features:
- "Script-to-Screen" Screenplay Access
- Print Out Swing Dance Steps
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Sight and Sound - 03/??/1999
"...BLAST FROM THE PAST puts a fresh twist on the fish-out-of-water comedy..."
Entertainment Weekly - 03/05/1999
"...Wonderfully inventive....Walken and Spacek crackle..."
New York Times - 02/12/1999
"...Much retro chic and visual wit to accompany the story's wildest notions..."
USA Today - 02/12/1999
"...BLAST feels positively timely if not downright positive about the human race's ability to endure..."
Los Angeles Times - 02/12/1999
"...Fraser is getting more assured and sophisticated about his innocence....He gives an engaging and endearing performance..."
Chicago Sun-Times - 02/12/1999
"...A quirky comedy....It's a sophisticated and observant film....The movie is funny and entertaining..."
Adam Webber (Fraser) was raised in a bomb shelter by his kooky parents (Walken and Spacek). Thirty-five years later, he enters the real world, where he meets Eve (Silverstone), an LA woman who teaches him lessons about modern life.