Caught up in a lethal web of buried secrets, half-truths and lies, a rogue military officer takes on a shocking hidden adversary in the blistering action-packed thriller, Green Zone, coming to Blu-ray, DVD, Video on Demand and digital download on June 29, 2010 from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. A riveting story of deception and betrayal on a global scale, Green Zone boasts exclusive bonus features including commentary by Academy Award® winner Matt Damon and Academy Award® nominee director Paul Greengrass. For a limited time only, the two-disc Blu-ray edition will also offer a digital copy of the film enabling viewing at home or on the go.
The latest pulse-pounding collaboration between Greengrass and Damon (who previously teamed up on the worldwide blockbusters The Bourne Ultimatum and The Bourne Supremacy), Green Zone charges headlong through the streets of a war-torn city in a search of an uncertain truth. Damon heads up a cast of celebrated actors including Academy Award® nominees Greg Kinnear (Little Miss Sunshine, As Good as It Gets) and Amy Ryan (Gone Baby Gone, Changeling), plus Emmy® Award winner Brendan Gleeson (In Bruges, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire).
Green Zone’s emotionally charged, high-velocity action electrified critics across America, with Peter Travers of Rolling Stone calling the film “An ace action thriller.” Time’s Richard Corliss dubs the film “gritty” and “thrilling.” Roger Ebert, of the Chicago Sun Times declares: “Matt Damon is an unstoppable action hero.”
Green Zone on Blu-ray Hi-Def and DVD also includes:
- Matt Damon: Ready for Action Matt Damon demonstrates the grueling training regimen he used to prepare for his role in Green Zone.
- Inside the Green ZoneAn exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the making of some of Green Zone’s most powerful scenes.
- Feature Commentary with Matt Damon and Director Paul Greengrass.
- Deleted Scenes
- Digital Copy: Transfer Green Zone to your iPod®, Mac® or PC and experience it anywhere, anytime!
THE FOLLOWING BONUS FEATURES EXCLUSIVE TO BLU-RAY HI-DEF:
- Access to more thrilling exclusive content through BD-Live, pocket BLU app and UniversalHiDef.com
- Pocket BLU app: USHE’s groundbreaking pocket BLU app uses iPhone, iPod® touch, iPod®, Blackberry®, Android, PC and Macintosh to work seamlessly with a network-connected Blu-ray player and offers advanced features such as:
- Advanced Remote Control: A sleek, elegant new way to operate your Blu-ray player. Users can navigate through menus, playback and BD-Live functions with ease.
- Video Timeline: Users can easily bring up the video timeline, allowing them to instantly access any point in the movie.
- Mobile-To-Go: Users can unlock a selection of bonus content with their Blu-ray discs to save to their device or to stream from anywhere there’s a Wi-Fi network, enabling them to enjoy exclusive content on the go, anytime, anywhere.
- Browse Titles: Users will have access to a complete list of pocket BLU app-enabled titles available and coming to Blu-ray Hi-Def. They can view free previews and see what additional content is available to unlock on their device.
- Keyboard: Enter data into a Blu-ray player with your device’s easy and intuitive keyboard that will facilitate such as Blu-ray features as chatting with friends and sending messages.
- social Blu: Connect with Friends on your favorite social networks to share information about the movie, enjoy Blu-ray community features and more!
- U-Control: Universal’s exclusive feature that lets the viewer access bonus materials without leaving the movie!
- Video Commentary with Matt Damon and Director Paul Greengrass
- Picture In Picture Get behind the scenes features and interviews with the cast and crew while you watch the movie!
- Digital Copy for a limited time only
Academy Award® winner Matt Damon and nominee director Paul Greengrass (The Bourne Supremacy, The Bourne Ultimatum) re-team in this action-packed thriller. Damon stars as Roy Miller, a rogue U.S. Army officer who must hunt through covert and faulty intelligence hidden on foreign soil before war escalates in an unstable region. Also starring Academy Award® nominees Greg Kinnear and Amy Ryan, Green Zone is “one hell of a thriller” (Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times).
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