Blu-ray Disc Features:
- Rated: R
- Run Time: 2 hours, 16 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: January 8, 2013
- Originally Released: 2008
- Label: Paramount Catalog
- Encoding: Region [unknown]
- Note: Commentary by Director Edward Zwick
- Defiance: Return to the Forest HD
- Children of the Otriad: The Families Speak HD
- Scoring Defiance HD
- Bielski Partisan Survivors HD
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - English, French, Spanish
- Dolby True HD 5.1 - English, French, Spanish
- Subtitles - English, French, Spanish
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Premiere - 12/29/2008
3.5 stars out of 4 -- "The acting is incredible, proving that Craig can still expand his horizons beyond James Bond; Shreiber is solid..."
Empire - 02/01/2009
3 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t has a serious story to tell: of remarkable endurance, courage and unlikely hope."
Los Angeles Times - 12/31/2008
"Craig and Schreiber are two excellent actors, and both of them connect strongly with their roles as well as their fierce rivalry."
Rolling Stone - 01/22/2009
"In DEFIANCE, Craig brings grit and gravity to the role of Tuvia Bielski....Director Edward Zwick has seized on a strong, underserved subject."
Entertainment Weekly - 01/16/2009
"[A] true story of a WWII siege met with courage under fire....ZWICK offers excitingly staged moments..."
Washington Post - 01/16/2009
"It's impossible to watch Defiance without experiencing a vicarious thrill of resistance and revenge."
Premiere - 06/01/2009
3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[R]are and exciting....The cast, especially Craig and Schreiber, are at their best."
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