June 6, 2019 marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day. As your readers commemorate this historic event, they may want to revisit some of the many outstanding films that have depicted the momentous landings and Battle of Normandy.
Steven Spielberg’s acclaimed epic Saving Private Ryan is considered one of the greatest WWII films ever made in large part because of its astonishingly realistic recreation of the D-Day invasion. Starring Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Edward Burns, Tom Sizemore, Ted Danson, Giovanni Ribisi, Vin Diesel, Paul Giamatti and Barry Pepper, the film was nominated for 11 Academy Awards® and won five, including Best Director for Spielberg, as well as Golden Globes® for Best Motion Picture—Drama and Best Director. It was additionally named one of the 100 greatest American films by the AFI.
Saving Private Ryan is now available on 4K Ultra HD, offering an exceptional visual experience with four times the resolution and more than double the number of colors available with full HD.
The 4K Ultra HD/Blu-ray Combo pack includes the film on both 4K Ultra HD and Blu-ray, access to a Digital copy, and a second Blu-ray with more than three hours of bonus features that take viewers into the past for a look at the real-life events that inspired the film and behind-the-scenes to explore the challenges of bringing that past to life.