Midway (Blu-ray Limited Edition) (Powerhouse Films) [UK]

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Release date: October 18, 2021
Purchase links: Powerhouse - Amazon UK - Zavvi
Price: £15.99 (Powerhouse) - £17.00 (Amazon) - £17.99 (Zavvi)
Notes: Limited to 3,000 copies

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Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?
Contributor
Premium Supporter
Jul 15, 2014
2,150
Kent, UK
INDICATOR LIMITED EDITION BLU-RAY SPECIAL FEATURES
  • High Definition remaster
  • Original mono and 2.1 Sensurround audio tracks
  • Audio commentary with film historians Steve Mitchell and Steven Jay Rubin (2021)
  • The Guardian Interview with Robert Wagner (1983): archival audio recording of the film and TV star in conversation with Joan Bakewell at the National Film Theatre, London
  • They Were There! (1976): Charlton Heston presents this archival documentary featuring interviews with three combatants who survived the battle
  • The Making of ‘Midway’ (2001): documentary short looking at the film’s production
  • Sensurround: The Sounds of ‘Midway’ (2001): a look at the film’s use of the Sensurround audio system
  • The Score of ‘Midway’ (2001): film composer John Williams discusses his work on the film
  • Selected scenes from the extended TV version
  • The Battle of ‘Midway’ (1942): Oscar-winning documentary directed by John Ford relaying the battle with footage shot by Navy cameramen
  • New video essay by film historian Tag Gallagher on John Ford’s acclaimed documentary
  • Super 8 version: original cut-down home-cinema presentation
  • Original theatrical trailer
  • TV spots
  • Radio spot
  • Image gallery: promotional and publicity material
  • New and improved English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
  • Limited edition exclusive booklet with a new essay by Lee Pfeiffer and Dave Worrall, archival articles on the film and the events that inspired it, an overview of critical responses, and film credits
  • Limited edition of 3,000 copies
Extras subject to change