A fascinating look inside the brilliant mind of Edward Snowden and the unveiling of the U.S. government’s top secrets, Snowden debuts on Digital HD on December 13, 2016 and on Blu-ray™ combo pack, DVD and On Demand on December 27, 2016, from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. Directed by Academy Award® winner Oliver Stone (Platoon, Nixon), this suspenseful drama tackles one of the most important and incredible true stories of the 21st century. The Blu-ray™ and DVD showcase captivating bonus content including deleted scenes, a behind-the-scenes featurette, and an interview with the elusive Edward Snowden himself.
SYNOPSIS: Snowden, the politically-charged,
pulse-pounding thriller reveals the astonishing untold personal
story of Edward Snowden (Gordon-Levitt), the controversial
figure who exposed shocking illegal surveillance activities by
the NSA and became one of the most wanted men in the world. A
hero to some and a traitor to others, the riveting story of what
led him to that fateful decision makes for what critics call
“the most important and galvanizing political drama by an
American filmmaker in years” (Owen Gleiberman, Variety).
The film is
presented in widescreen in a 2.40:1 aspect ration preserving its
theatrical format. The picture is just flawless. Not only the
picture looks great in this release, also the sound it is good,
a 5.1 Dolby Digital in English that provides a good complement
to the picture. It also includes English,
and Spanish subtitles.
Widescreen (2.40:1) 16x9
DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1/ English SDH
Spanish and French
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Finding the Truth:
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Shailene Woodley, and Oliver Stone
discuss what attracted them to the project and how they
worked together to tell Edward Snowden’s story.
Snowden: Q&A: A
panel discussion about the film featuring Edward Snowden,
Oliver Stone, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Shailene Woodley.
Moderated by Matt Zoller Seitz.