Blu-ray Disc Features:
- Number of Discs: 2
- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 53 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: March 12, 2013
- Originally Released: 1979
- Label: Severin
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Note: The history of the Zulu wars: exclusive new featurette with "Zulu Rising" author Ian Knight
- Recreating the war: exclusive new interview with historical advisor Midge Carter
- A visit to the battlefield: exclusive new featurette where Ian Knightv visits the location of the infamous battle of Isandhlwana
- Theatrical trailer
- Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo - English
- DTS - English
- DTS HD Master Audio - English
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Memorable Quotes and Dialog:
"Let us hope, gentlemen, that this will be in the Final Solution (sic) to the Zulu problem."
- Sir Henry Bartle Frere (JOHN MILLS)
Variety - 05/23/1979
"...The action sequences are superbly handled....[The] technical credits are faultless....Bernstein's music is also evocative..."
New York Times - 07/11/1982
"...[A] sweeping battle film..."
Dramatic and true story recounting the breathtaking defeat of British forces at the hands of a 25,000 strong and relentlessly determined Zulu Army.
Period Piece |
Race Relations |
Theatrical Release |
True Story |
- A Lamitas Presentation of a Samarkand Production.
- Shot in Panavision. Color by Technicolor.
- The film was released theatrically in USA at 98 minutes. It opened in New York City in July, 1982.