BORN ON THE FOURTH OF JULY
OVERVIEW: Born on The
Fourth of July comes in a Limited Edition Collector’s Series Blu-ray™ Combo Pack as well as on Blu-ray
™ Combo Pack and
DVD from Universal Studios Home Entertainment on July 3 2012.
SYNOPSIS: Tom Cruise delivers a riveting and unforgettable portrayal of Vietnam veteran Ron Kovic in Oliver Stone's Academy Award®-winning masterpiece Born on the Fourth of July. Based on a true story, the acclaimed film follows Kovic from a zealous teen who eagerly volunteered for the Vietnam War, to an embittered veteran paralyzed from the mid-chest down. Deeply in love with his country, Kovic returned to an environment vastly different from the one he left, and struggled before emerging as a brave new voice for the disenchanted.
The film is
presented in 1080P widescreen in a 1.85:1 aspect ration. The picture is just
flawless. Not only the picture looks great in
this release, also the sound it is good, a 5.1 DTS-HD Master
Audio (48kHz/24bit) in English, Spanish and French that provides a
good complement to the picture. It also includes English,
French and Spanish
1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen 1080P
English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
French Canadian DTS Digital Surround 5.1
Spanish DTS Digital Surround 5.1
English SDH French Spanish
Digital Copy of Born on the Fourth of July (expires 12/31/2013)
From the NBC News Archives - Backstory: Born on the Fourth of July
Feature Commentary with Director Oliver Stone
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