Out of Africa

Language and/or Subtitles: English
Format: Blu-Ray Combo 2010
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The fascinating true story of Karen Blixen, a strong-willed woman who, with her philandering husband, runs a coffee plantation in Kenya, circa 1914. To her astonishment, she soon discovers herself falling in love with the land, its people and a mysterious white hunter.
Side A. Blu-ray
Side B. DVD.

Additional Information
Subjects Dinesen, Isak, -- 1885-1962 -- Film adaptations.
Thurman, Judith, -- 1946- -- Film adaptations.
Trzebinski, Errol, -- 1936- -- Film adaptations.
Blixen, Karen, -- 1885-1962 -- Drama.
Coffee plantations -- Kenya -- Drama.
Big game hunters -- Kenya -- Drama.
Adultery -- Kenya -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Kenya -- Drama.
Biographical films.
Romance films.
Action and adventure films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Universal City, CA :2010
Edition Blu-ray and DVD, Widescreen, 25th anniversary edition.
Other Titles Out of Africa.
Shadows on the grass.
Breve fra Afrika.
Isak Dinesen: the life of a storyteller.
Silence will speak.
Contributors Luedtke, Kurt, screenwriter.
Pollack, Sydney, 1934-2008, film producer, film director.
Redford, Robert, actor.
Streep, Meryl, actor.
Brandauer, Klaus Maria, actor.
Barry, John, 1933-2011, composer.
Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962. Out of Africa.
Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962. Shadows on the grass.
Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962. Breve fra Afrika.
Thurman, Judith, 1946- Isak Dinesen: the life of a storyteller.
Trzebinski, Errol, 1936- Silence will speak.
Mirage Enterprises (Firm), production company.
Universal Pictures (Firm), production company.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers Robert Redford, Meryl Streep, Klaus Maria Brandauer.
Other Contributors Director of photography, David Watkin ; music, John Barry.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
Language English
Blu-ray Disc: In English or French; with optional French or Spanish subtitles; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
DVD: In English or French; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Notes Title from container.
Based on the books "Out of Africa," "Shadows on the grass" and "Letters from Africa" by Isak Dinesen; "Isak Dinesen: the life of a storyteller" by Judith Thurman; "Silence will speak" by Errol Trzebinski.
This is a Blu-ray and a standard DVD combination disc; Blu-ray player will play both sides, standard DVD player will only play standard DVD side.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1985.
Special features: Blu-ray exclusive (plays on the Blu-ray side only): BD-Live: access through Internet-connected players and downloads; "Song of Africa:" an original full-length documentary on the making of the film; deleted scenes; feature commentary with director Sydney Pollack.
System Details Blu-ray Disc; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby DTS-HD Master 5.1 surround, Dolby DTS 5.1 surround, BD-59, BD-Live 2.0, 1080p high definition; (Special features: Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo; 480i/p standard definition); this side will require a Blu-ray Disc player.
DVD; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 4.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (161 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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