Pacific DVD and Blu Ray extras

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THE PACIFIC DVD AND BLU RAY SPECIAL FEATURES:

  • Profiles of the Pacific: Delve into the lives of the real Marines featured in ‘The Pacific’ – get a personal perspective on their families, their war experience, and their lives after the war in these intimate portraits
  • Making the Pacific – Go behind the scenes and take an inside look at the making of this epic 10-part miniseries
  • Anatomy of the Pacific War – Explore the historical influences and cultural perceptions that led to the merciless brutality in the Pacific theater of World War 2

From executive producer Tom Hanks, Steven Spielberg, and Gary Goetzman, The Pacific tracks the real-life journey’s of three U.S. Marines – Robert Leckie (James Badge Dale), Eugene Sledge (Joe Mazzello), and John Basilone (Jon Seda) – across the vast canvas of the Pacific theater during World War II. The ministries follows these men and their fellow Marines from their first battle with the Japanese on Guadalcanal, through the rain forest of Cape Gloucester and the strongholds of Peleliu, across the bloody sands of Iwo Jima, through the horror of Okinawa, and finally to their triumphant but uneasy return home after V-J Day.

The miniseries is based on part on the books Helmet for My Pillow by Robert Leckie, and With the Old Breed by Eugene B. Sledge, with additional material from Red Blood, Black Sand by Chuck Tatum, and China Marine by Eugene B. Sledge, as well as original interviews conducted by the filmmakers.

Writers:
Michelle Ashford
Graham Yost
Robert Schenkkan
George P. Pelecanos
Laurence Andries
Bruce McKenna

Directors:
Carl Franklin
Graham Yost
David Nutter
Jeremy Podeswa
Tim Van Patten
Bruce McKenna
Tony To