Blu-ray Disc Features:
- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 20 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: March 27, 2007
- Originally Released: 2005
- Label: Warner Home Video
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Academy Awards 2005 -
Best Documentary: Luc Jacquet
Entertainment Weekly - 06/24/2005
"MARCH OF THE PENGUINS makes a compelling case for celebrating the glory of all living things..."
New York Times - 06/24/2005
"The feeling that these creatures are brave, indomitable souls surviving unimaginable physical hardship for the sake of their families is inescapable."
Los Angeles Times - 06/24/2005
"[A]s uplifting as anything you will find in theaters as the birds' struggle encompasses all the elements of great drama."
USA Today - 06/24/2005
"A cinematic experience that is dazzlingly different from anything currently in theaters, MARCH OF THE PENGUINS captivates with its straightforward but powerful story of dogged determination, survival against harsh odds and sacrifice."
Rolling Stone - 08/25/2005
"[A] wondrous look at the emperor penguins of Antarctica....Morgan Freeman provides the sturdy narration."
Sight and Sound - 12/01/2005
"This is a story about biological imperative, albeit an extraordinary and impressive one, superbly filmed under the most extreme conditions."
Premiere - 12/01/2005
3 stars out of 4 -- "[B]est appreciated on its simplest level. That is, as a nature documentary. One with neat-looking penguins who exist in a realm that has very little to do with humankind."
Uncut - 01/01/2006
"[A] surprising, endearing and cuddly underdog triumph..."
Rolling Stone - 12/01/2005
Ranked #25 in Rolling Stone's "Top 25 DVDs Of 2005' -- "[M]agnificently filmed....Popular favorite for the year's best documentary."
Ultimate DVD - 08/01/2007
3 stars out of 5 -- "Certainly it's a gripping tale....Taking us to a place many will never visit, a naturallly spectacular icy wasteland that plummets to 80 degrees below zero."
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