Academy Award winner Ang Lee (2012, Best Director, Life Of Pi) brings his extraordinary vision to Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk, based on the widely-acclaimed, bestselling novel.
The story is told from the point of view of 19-year-old private Billy Lynn (Joe Alwyn) who, along with his fellow soldiers in Bravo Squad, becomes a hero after a harrowing battle in Iraq and is brought home temporarily for a victory tour. Through a sequence of flashbacks the truth about what really a happened is revealed - contrasting the realities of the war with America's distorted perceptions of heroism.
Into Battle and Onto the Field: Stepping Inside Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk: Explore the journey to master filmmaker Ang Lee as he tells this complex, provocative and visually revolutionary story
Assembling a Cast: From newcomer Joe Alwyn in the tile role, to a supporting cast of powerhouse stars like Kristen Stewart, Chris Tucker, Vin Diesel and Steve Martin, meet the compelling cast who came together to build this incredible ensemble
Recreating the Halftime Show: Anchored by Don Mischer, a veteran halftime show producer, this piece takes the viewer onto the field for the big event
The Brotherhood of Combat: Witness the intense training and unforgettable bonding experience of the Bravo Squad as they go through a boot-camp with military experts to prepare for their roles as combat soldiers
Audio: Dolby Digital 5.1
Classification: MA15+ (Strong themes, violence and coarse language)
Language: English , Hungarian , Polish (V.O.) , Russian (V.O.) , English Descriptive Narration
Number of Discs: 1
Region: 4 (Australia & New Zealand)
Released: 1st March 2017
Running Time: 108.0 mins
Subtitles: Arabic, English, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Estonian, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Icelandic, Latvian, Lithuanian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovene, Turkish, Ukrainian