Blu-ray Disc Features:
- Rated: Not Rated
- Closed captioning available
- Run Time: 2 hours, 59 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: May 12, 2009
- Originally Released: 1966
- Label: 20th Century Fox
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 2.35
- 5.1 DTS HD Master Audio - English
- Dolby Digital 4.0 - English
- Mono - French, Spanish
- Subtitles - English, Spanish, Cantonese, Korean - Optional
- Additional Release Material:
- Behind the Scenes: "The Making of THE SAND PEBBLES"
- Alternate Scenes: Deleted "Road Show" Scenes (13)
- Isolated Audio Track: Musical Score (w/ Commentary by Nick Redman - Music Producer; Jon Burnlingame - Film Music Historian; Lem Dobbs - Film Historian
- Audio Commentary: Robert Wise - Director; Candice Bergen, Mako, Richard Crenna - Stars
- "Steve McQueen Remembered"
- "Bob Wise in Command"
- "China 1926"
- "A Ship Called San Pablo" (1966)
- "The Secret of the San Pablo" (1966)
- 20th Century Fox High Definition Previews
- Theatrical Trailer
- Narrated by Richard Attenborough: "Changsha Bund and The Streets of Taipei" (audio)
- Narrated by Richard Attenborough: "A Ship Called San Pablo" (audio)
Performers, Cast and Crew:
USA Today - 05/25/2001
"Steve McQueen's greatest and only Oscar-nominated performance came in THE SAND PEBBLES....The movie is one of the most uncompromised blockbusters in Hollywood history..."
Uncut - 07/01/2005
An exceptional performance by Steve McQueen as a crew member of an American gunboat caught in a foreign struggle in post-World War I China highlights this thrilling tale. As tensions arise between the ready crew and their inexperienced captain, one of the sailors embarks on a doomed romance with an Asian woman. Academy Award Nominations: 8, including Best Picture, Best Actor--Steve McQueen.
Big Battles |
Classic Fight Scenes |