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" All Quiet on the Western Front" Unveiled.

Relive the drama, conflict and power of one of the most influential anti-war films ever made with All Quiet on the Western Front , now on Blu-ray for the first time ever featuring perfect hi-def picture and perfect hi-def sound. This remarkable digitally remastered and fully restored edition is available for a limited time on Blu-ray Combo Pack, including DVD and Digital Copy and debuts on February 14, 2012, from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. Film historian Leonard Maltin calls the film "a milestone in American moviemaking" and provides a special introduction in the collectible hardcover book packaging, which also features rare movie memorabilia reproductions, studio newsletters, posters and photos. The Blu-ray Combo Pack is also loaded with hours of bonus features including a rarely seen "silent" version of the film presented by the Library of Congress. All Quiet on the Western Front is a hard-hitting, timeless masterpiece that follows a group of idealistic young men as they naively join the German Army in WWI only to find their patriotism destroyed by the brash and bloody realities of combat while on assignment at the Western Front. As Universal Studios' first Academy Award[R] winning film for Best Picture, this revered classic earned Lewis Milestone an Oscar[R] for Best Director and nominations for Best Writing and Best Cinematography. The prestigious American Film Institute lists All Quiet on the Western Front as one of the "100 Greatest American Films," as well as one of their "Top 10 Most Epic Films."

All Quiet on the Western Front on Blu-ray is being released in celebration of Universal's 100th Anniversary. In honor of its centennial anniversary, Universal Pictures proudly salutes 100 years of unforgettable films that have entertained audiences and touched the hearts of millions around the globe. In celebration of our first 100 years, Universal Studios Home Entertainment is proud to present a selection of our many beloved movies as part of an extensive year-long program that underscores the studio's rich cinematic history and indelible cultural impact.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION BLU-RAY COMBO PACK: Street Date: February 14, 2012 Copyright: 1930 Universal Studios, 2012 Universal Studios Home Entertainment Selection Number: 61121170 Layers: BD-50 Aspect Ratio: Full Frame 1.33:1 Color/BW: Black & White Rating: Not Rated Subtitles: English SDH, Spanish, French Sound: English DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 Mono Run Time: 2 Hours, 13 Minutes

TECHNICAL INFORMATION DVD: Street Date: February 14, 2012 Copyright: 1930 Universal Studios, 2012 Universal Studios Home Entertainment Selection Number: 61121170 Layers: Dual Layer Aspect Ratio: Full Frame 1.33:1 Color/BW: Black & White Rating: Not Rated Subtitles: English, SDH, Spanish, French Sound: English Dolby Digital 2.0 Mono Run Time: 2 Hours, 13 Minutes

For more information, call 818/777-0546. or visit http://www.universalstudios.com.
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