Letters From Iwo Jima (R1) in May
Warner Home Video have announced the Region 1 DVD release of Letters From Iwo Jima for 22nd May 2007 priced at $34.99 SRP. Clint Eastwood's second film about Iwo Jima chronicles the Japanese defence of the island.
Features on this 2-Disc Special Edition include:
- 2.40:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
- Japanese DD5.1 Surround
- English, French and Spanish subtitles
- Red Sun, Black Sand: The Making of Letters from Iwo Jima - An inside look at the creation of the film with all key players
- The Faces of Combat: The Cast of Letters from Iwo Jima - Cast members introduce the characters they portray in the film
- Images from the Frontlines: The Photography of Letters from Iwo Jima - A still photo montage
- November 2006 World Premiere at Budo-kan in Tokyo
- November 2006 Press Conference
Released by Paramount on the same day is Flags of our Fathers (2-Disc Special Edition) which will also be available as part of a Letters From Iwo Jima / Flags of our Fathers 5-Disc Commemorative Edition from Warner priced at $49.96 SRP. The fifth disc of this set is the A&E documentary “Heroes of Iwo Jima” which is narrated by Gene Hackman. Also on the disc is the Oscar-nominated 1945 Short Film To the Shores of Iwo Jima.