The Dog DVD
Meet the real-life antihero of "Dog Day Afternoon" in this vivid documentary about the failed desperado whose botched 1972 heist resulted in a televised hostage crisis that drew the interest of film producers and star Al Pacino. Aiming to pay for his lover's sex change by robbing a Brooklyn bank, Vietnam vet John Wojtowicz tells his own story in a film featuring gripping archival footage, eyewitness accounts, and a fresh look at the gay liberation movement. 101 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; audio commentary; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer.