Marking the 150th-anniversary commemoration of the Civil War, Ronald F. Maxwell’s acclaimed film now arrives in a Director’s Cut featuring 17 minutes of compelling additional footage. Filmed at actual battle locations and full of authentic details, this rousing and soulful movie plunges you into the heat of the bloodiest battle fought on American soil. History comes alive with intense and spirited battles as well as the dilemmas, motivations and fears of the leaders. Tom Berenger, Jeff Daniels, Martin Sheen and Stephen Lang star in this magnificent epic based on Michael Shaara's Pulitzer Prize-winning The Killer Angels. This commemorative edition also features a 48-page book with photos, cast bios, production notes, Civil War timeline, and more! Rated PG. Approx. 271 minutes.Disc 1 (Blu-ray*):
Disc 2 (DVD):
- Extended Director’s Cut (1080p HD)
- Commentary by Director/Screenwriter Ronald F. Maxwell, Cinematographer Kees Van Oostrum, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author James M. McPherson, and Military Historian Craig Symonds
- English and Spanish audio
- English, French, and Spanish Subtitles
*Blu-ray discs can't be played on standard DVD equipment. A Blu-ray player is needed.
- 3 Featurettes:
- The Making of Gettysburg
- On Location
- Vintage Oscar® Nominee The Battle of Gettysburg
- Battlefield Maps
- Theatrical Trailer
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