The 1989 Civil War epic Glory will be released as a 4K Ultra HD Steelbook June 4 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment for its 35th anniversary.
The story of the first Black regiment to fight for the North in the Civil War, Glory stars Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, Cary Elwes and Morgan Freeman. Broderick and Elwes are the idealistic young Bostonians who lead the regiment; Freeman is the inspirational sergeant who unites the troops; and Denzel Washington, in an Academy Award-winning performance (1989, Best Supporting Actor), is the runaway slave who embodies the indomitable spirit of the 54th Regiment of Massachusetts.
The film also picked up Oscars for Best Sound and Best Cinematography.
The 4K disc includes the film restored from the original camera negative and presented in 4K resolution with Dolby Vision and English Dolby Atmos + 5.1 + 2-channel surround, as well as the theatrical trailer and a visual feature-length commentary. Extras on the Blu-ray Disc include a director’s commentary; deleted scenes with commentary; a virtual Civil War battlefield interactive map; the documentary “The True Story Continues”; “The Voices of Glory” featurette; and “The Making of Glory” featurette.