• Extras:
    DISC ONE (Blu-ray)

    *The Film
    Audio Commentary by film historian Stephen Prince, author of "The Warrior’s Camera: The Cinema of Akira Kurosawa"
    "Akira Kurosawa: It Is Wonderful to Create: The Making of The Hidden Fortress" documentary (40:52)
    Interview from 2001 with filmmaker George Lucas about Kurosawa (8:08)
    Theatrical Trailer (3:47)
  • Subtitles:
    English (optional)
  • Aspect Ratio:
  • Picture Format:
  • TV System:
  • Soundtrack(s):
    Japanese Dolby Digital 3.0 Perspecta Sound
    Japanese Dolby Digital 1.0 mono
  • Case type:
    Keep Case
  • Notes:
    Includes a 16-page booklet featuring an essay by film scholar Catherine Russell.
    The 5.1 track is actually a 3.0 surround track, with the surrounds and the .1 channel silent.
    The trailer and documentary are in Japanese with optional English subtitles, and the audio commentary and interview are in English without any subtitles.
    Later reissued in a single disc DVD edition without the Blu-ray.

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