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The Great Raid (R1) in December - Art & Specs added

Buena Vista Home Entertainment have announced the Region 1 DVD release of The Great Raid for 20th December 2005. This film is based on the inspirational true story of the most successful rescue mission in U.S. military history, where a courageous U.S. Army Battalion and their freedom-loving allies liberate over 500 prisoners from an enemy camp. The film’s sweeping storyline enlists a large cast that includes Benjamin Bratt, James Franco, Connie Nielsen, Marton Csokas, Mark Consuelos and Joseph Fiennes.

The Great Raid will be available in two separate editions: the single-disc Full Frame Theatrical Cut edition ($29.99 SRP) and a two-disc Widescreen Director’s Cut Edition ($39.99 SRP, with full novel The Great Raid on Cabanatuan by William B. Breuer included).

Features include...

Theatrical Edition (single disc DVD)

  • English DD5.1 Surround
  • English HOH and Spanish subtitles
  • Deleted scenes (with optional director commentary)
  • “The Price of Freedom” - Making The Great Raid
  • Captain Dale Dye’s Boot Camp
  • War In The Pacific Interactive Timeline
  • Sound Mixing The Great Raid
  • The Mix Board
  • The Veterans Remember
  • Feature Commentary with the director, producer, technical advisor, editor and book author.

Director's Cut Edition (2-disc DVD)
    Includes ALL of the Theatrical Edition bonus features PLUS:
  • More deleted scenes
  • “The Ghosts of Bataan” 60-minute documentary
  • History lessons with author Hampton Sides
  • Boot camp outtakes
  • “Dedication to the Soldiers of Bataan”

Last updated: 19/04/2018 14:44:54

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