Blu-ray Disc Features:
- Number of Discs: 2
- Rated: PG-13
- Run Time: 4 hours, 40 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: May 24, 2011
- Originally Released: 2003
- Label: Warner Home Video
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Note: Disc 1:
- All-new introductio by executive producer Ted Turner and director/screenwriter Ronald F. Maxwell
- All-new commentary by Ronald F. Maxwell and historical advisors Col. Keith Gibson and James I. Robertson Jr.
- Disc 2:
- Journey to the past: The African-American slave experience in the film's era
- The Life of Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson
- The authenticities of the film
- Music video: Bob Dylan's Cross the Green Mountain
- Theatrical trailer
- Director's Cut
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 2.39
- Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo - English, Spanish
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - English, Spanish
- DTS HD Master Audio - English, Spanish
- Subtitles - French, Spanish
Performers, Cast and Crew:
New York Times - 02/21/2003
"...[The film] should delight Civil War buffs....Beautifully photographed in various locations around Virginia, Maryland and West Virginia..."
Variety - 02/17/2003
"...[With] rich and full-bodied widescreen cinematography..."
Box Office - 05/01/2003
"...The film is beautifully shot by Kees Van Oostrum and the sounds of battle by Stephen Halbert measure up to the greatness of SAVING PRIVATE RYAN. There is much to relish in this epic..."
Los Angeles Times - 02/21/2003
"...GODS AND GENERALS is well-structured....Maxwell gives us a clear sense of the issues that divided America, a vivid sense of the cumbersome logistics involved, the complexity of battles and, in the instance of Fredericksburg, what it was like for a town to be overrun by warfare..."
Uncut - 07/01/2004
"Solid, stirring stuff..."
Civil War |
Theatrical Release |
- Theatrical Release Date: February 21, 2003.