Rescue Dawn announced for 11/20/07

Credit: MGM Home Entertainment

Title: Rescue Dawn
Running time: 126 minutes
Starring: Christian Bale, Steve Zahn
Released: 20th November 2007
SRP: $29.98

MGM has announced a release of Werner Herzog’s Rescue Dawn. Starring Christian Bale, Steve Zahn and Jeremy Davies, the film is inspired by the true story of Dieter Dengler, a POW during the Vietnam War. It is an uncanny tale of camaraderie and betrayal, courage in the face of despair, and triumph over tragedy. It stands as a true testament to the impossible boundaries of the human condition and the invincibility of the American spirit.

For the DVD, the film will be presented in the widescreen format with English Dolby Digital 5.1, Spanish and French Dolby Surround and English and Spanish Subtitles and will feature commentary by director Werner Herzog and interviewer Norman Hill, and three deleted scenes. Also included is “The Making of a True Story” documentary, the “Unfinished Business: Telling Dieter’s Story” featurette, featurettes on character strength, war stories and “What Would Dieter Do?” and lastly a still gallery.