Blu-ray Disc Features:
- Rated: G
- Run Time: 2 hours, 44 minutes
- Video: Black & White / Color
- Released: January 4, 2011
- Originally Released: 1991
- Label: Warner Home Video
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Note: Commentary by filmmaker David Strohmaier, director of Cinerama, Inc. John Sittig, film historian Rudy Behlmer, music historian Jon Burlingame adn stuntman Loren James
- Soundtrack remastered in Dolby Digital 5.1
- Cinerama Adventure: bonus movie documentary about the Revolutinary movie exhibition process
- Theatrical trailer
- Special Edition
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - English, French, Spanish
- Dolby True HD 5.1 - English, French, Spanish
- Subtitles - English, French, Spanish
Performers, Cast and Crew:
John Wayne &
Lee J. Cobb,
Debbie Reynolds &
George Marshall &
Harold F. Kress
James R. Webb
Ken Darby &
Director of Photography:
Joseph La Shelle,
Harold Wellman &
William H. Daniels
USA Today - 09/19/2002
"A landmark 10 1/2 hour mix of still photos and modern-day interviews with historians, musicians and critics..."
Entertainment Weekly - 10/04/2002
"...A deft enmeshing of hard fact and intimate reflection encompassing military, political, and cultural history..."
Collector's set of the critically acclaimed Ken Burns' documentary miniseries and the highest rated PBS show in history. The Civil War is examined in exquisite detail as has never been done before using the words of citizens and slaves of the time.
From PBS and filmmaker Ken Burns, the epic 11-part series on the Civil War, utilizing printed information from the period.
Civil War |
- Turner video collection #5316 includes a "Making Of" documentary.
- The volumes are available individually. Refer to the individual titles for more complete information.
- Volume 1: "The Cause 1861"
Volume 2: "A Very Bloody Affair 1862"
Volume 3: "Forever Free 1862"
Volume 4: "Simply Murder 1863"
Volume 5: "Universe of Battle 1863"
Volume 6: "Valley of the Shadow of Death 1864"
Volume 7: "Most Hallowed Ground 1864"
Volume 8: "War Is All Hell 1865"
Volume 9: "Better Angels of Our Nature 1865"