Blu-ray Disc Features:
- Rated: R
- Run Time: 2 hours, 1 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: February 19, 2008
- Originally Released: 2007
- Label: Warner Home Video
- Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen - 1.85
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - English, French, Spanish
- Dolby TrueHD 5.1 - English
- Subtitles - English, French, Spanish
- Additional Release Material:
- Additional Scene
- IN THE VALLEY OF ELAH: AFTER IRAQ
- IN THE VALLEY OF ELAH: COMING HOME
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Entertainment Weekly - 09/14/2007
"[A] lacerating, bone-deep inquiry into the war in Iraq....Tense, urgent, and meditative." -- Grade: A
USA Today - 09/14/2007
3.5 stars out of 4 -- "IN THE VALLEY OF ELAH is a rare blend of emotional content and intelligent material that makes it simultaneously gut-wrenching and thought-provoking."
New York Times - 09/14/2007
"Underneath its deceptively quiet surface is a raw, angry earnest attempt to grasp the moral consequences of the war in Iraq..."
Rolling Stone - 10/04/2007
3 stars out of 4 -- "The spare, ingrained purity of Jones' work...is astonishing....Haunting, heart-piercing...essential."
Total Film - 01/01/2008
4 stars out of 5 -- "Jones presents another memorable essay in morally compromised machismo..."
Uncut - 02/01/2008
3 stars out of 5 -- "Tommy Lee Jones' performance as Hank Deerfield, a former Army sergeant and Vietnam veteran...gives the film its compelling motor..."
Empire - 02/01/2008
4 stars out of 5 -- "A personal take on universal injustices, free from preachiness....[I]t's Jones' film to its boots....It's the subtle variations that make him a joy to watch."