- Rated: PG-13
- Run Time: 2 hours, 3 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: January 8, 2013
- Originally Released: 2005
- Label: Paramount Catalog
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Note: Commentaries by director Breck Eisner and actor/executive producer Matthew McConaughey
- Deleted scenes with optional commentary by Breck Eisner and Matthew McConaughey
- Cast and crew wrap film
- Visualizing Sahara
- Across the sands of Sahara
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen
- Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo - English, French
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - English, French
- Subtitles - English, Spanish
Performers, Cast and Crew:
New York Times - 04/08/2005
"Amid its madcap derring-do, the movie inserts clear, simple alarms about environmental protection, African despotism, global interdependence and bureaucratic cowardice."
Chicago Sun-Times - 04/08/2005
"[With] entertaining action sequences. Dirk, Eva and Al have an amazing series of close calls in the desert..."
Uncut - 05/01/2005
"[A]s the breathtaking scenery does its work, you're irresistibly entertained..."
Sight and Sound - 06/01/2005
"Matthew McConaughey is a charismatic lead. His double-act with Steve Zahn's sidekick Al is nicely droll..."
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- Director Breck Eisner is the son of former Disney CEO Michael Eisner. While SAHARA is his first big budget theatrical feature, he also directed the straight-to-video film THOUGHTCRIMES, and has done work for television including commercials, an episode of the mini-series TAKEN, and the made-for-tv movie THE INVISIBLE MAN.