The Longest Day 60th Anniversary Edition in May
Fox Home Entertainment have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of The Longest Day 2-Disc Collector's Edition for 31st May 2004 with a retail price of £19.99. Offering an in-depth look at the massive preparations, mistakes and random events that determined the outcome of the most important battle of all time, The Longest Day is the winner of 2 Oscars and ranks as one of Hollywood’s truly great war films. It also features a massive all-star cast including such greats as John Wayne, Richard Burton, Henry Fonda, Robert Mitchum, Robert Ryan and a youthful Sean Connery who enact the astonishing events surrounding the Allies nail-biting Normandy invasion.
Released in time to commemorate the 60th anniversary of D-Day this definitive 60th Anniversary 2-disc special edition includes the three-hour movie, a 12-page commemorative booklet plus two fascinating documentaries focusing on the making of the movie and D-Day itself.
- 2.35:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
- English DD5.1 Surround
- 2 documentaries:
- Hollywood Backstories
- D-Day Revisited