Defiance (R2/UK BD) in May
Momentum Pictures have announced the UK DVD and Blu-ray Disc release of Defiance on 18th May 2009. Based on a true story, Defiance stars Daniel Craig, Live Schreiber and Jamie Bell and is directed by Edward Zwick. The film is an epic tale of family, honour, vengeance and salvation in World War II. The year is 1941 and the Jews of Eastern Europe are being massacred by the thousands. Managing to escape certain death, three brothers take refuge in the dense surrounding woods they have known since childhood. There they begin their dangerous and bloody battle against the Nazis.
Priced at £17.99 RRP on DVD and £24.99 RRP on Blu-ray Disc, extras include:
- Director’s Commentary
- Return to the Forest: The Making of Defiance (26mins)
- BD Exclusive: Scoring Defiance (7mins)
- BD Exclusive: Children of the Otriad (13mins)
- BD Exclusive: Bielski Partisan Photo Gallery (as photographed by director Edward Zwick)
Both the DVD and Blu-ray feature 5.1 audio and audio description tracks. Region coding and AV specs on the Blu-ray Disc are TBC.