This 2 disc Special Edition includes all new special features and the documentary 'Massacre at Malmedy."
There is a time for heroes.
Winner of 13 international awards, this film was the Best Picture winner at the Marco Island Film Festival, the Ojai Film Festival, the Heartland Film Festival, the Winslow Film Festival, the San Diego Film Festival, the Sacramento Festival of Cinema and the Long Beach International Film Festival.
efilmctritic.com website said, "Awesome", giving the film four stars and Variety magazine said, "Band of Bothers' meets 'The Longest Day'. Gripping." The New York Daily News newspaper said, "A powerful wartime tale of survival, morality and honour."
December 1944. The German army rampages through the frozen wastes of Belgium's Ardennes Forest. Among the many Allied prisoners taken en route, a small band of American soldiers manages to escape. Without weapons and without food, ravaged by the cold, the men are determined to make it back to their own frontline...but as their perilous journey takes its toll, loyalties become divided and lives hang in the balance.
A mesmerising, hallucinatory journey through the hellish landscape of war ravaged Europe, based on real life events 'Saints and Soldiers' tells the story of ordinary men and the mission that made them heroes.
SPECIAL FEATURES: DISC ONE: Director's Commentary -- Actors' Commentary -- Military Advisors' Commentary -- The Making of 'Saints and Soldiers.'
DISC TWO: 'Massacre at Malmedy' (an in-depth look at the tragic WWII events that inspired 'Saints & Soldiers.')
NB: THIS DVD MAY NOT BE VIEWABLE OUTSIDE EUROPE.
2 DVDs and case: All excellent.