MacArthur

Edition no. 246

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Licensor
Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Directed by: Joseph Sargent

MacArthur is a thoughtful look at the life and times of controversial American military leader General Douglas MacArthur. Directed by Joseph Sargent (The Taking of Pelham One Two Three), this celebrated biopic features a hugely authoritative central performance by Gregory Peck, and strong support from Ed Flanders (The Ninth Configuration) and Dan O’Herlihy (Imitation of Life), who play Presidents Harry S Truman and Franklin D Roosevelt, respectively.

Technical Specifications

Format: Blu-ray
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Audio: English 1.0 DTS-HD MA Mono , English 5.1 DTS-HD MA Surround
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Subtitles: English
Region: B
Discs: 1 Disc |  BD-50

Supplements

  • Audio commentary with film historians Steve Mitchell and Steven Jay Rubin (2021)
  • A selection of newsreels capturing General Douglas MacArthur through the years, from his arrival in Australia in 1942 to his 75th birthday celebrations
  • Original theatrical trailer
  • Radio spot
  • Image gallery: promotional and publicity material
  • Limited edition exclusive booklet with a new essay by Robert Matzen, archival articles on the film and the events that inspired it, an overview of critical responses, and film credits

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