- Rated: R
- Run Time: 2 hours, 18 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: May 22, 2007
- Originally Released: 2006
- Label: Touchstone / Disney
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen - 1.85
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Dolby Digital - Mayan
- Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround - English
- Dolby Digital DTS 5.1 Surround - English
- Subtitles - English, French, Spanish - Optional
- Additional Release Material:
- Featurette: BECOMING MAYAN: Making Of APOCALPTO
- Deleted Scenes: Deleted Scenes With Optional Commentary By Director Mel Gibson and Co-Writer Farhad Sofinia
- Audio Commentary: Mel Gibson - Director; Farhad Safinia - Co-Writer
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Rolling Stone - 12/14/2006
3.5 stars out of 4 -- "It's pure adrenaline....Gibson has made a film of blunt provocation and bruising beauty."
New York Times - 12/08/2006
"[A] model of narrative economy, moving nimbly forward and telling its tale with clarity and force....A muscular and kinetic action movie, a drama of rescue and revenge..."
Total Film - 02/01/2007
4 stars out of 5 -- "APOCALYPTO is terrifically made; the action sequences shot with dazzling skill....There's an exhilarating sense of rhythm and a good deal of daring."
Sight and Sound - 02/01/2007
"There can be no doubting Gibson's ability to excite. Numerous sequences are breathtaking..."
Box Office - 02/01/2007
"[T]here's much to admire in its component parts..."
Entertainment Weekly - 05/25/2007
"[A] fresh-faced cast resurrects the captivating ancient Mayans." -- Grade: B+
Ultimate DVD - 07/01/2007
4 stars out of 5 -- "Gibson pulls off a cracking adventure yarn; heavily reliant on visual storytelling, and cannily employing universally recognizable archetypes..."
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- Theatrical Release: December 8, 2006