Francis Ford Coppola's Fully Restored Academy Award® Winning Masterpieces
Director Francis Ford Coppola's Best Picture Academy Award® winners and cinematic masterpieces The Godfather® and The Godfather® Part II are now available in sparkling high definition individually on Blu-ray Disc™ for the first time as part of Paramount Home Entertainment's exclusive Sapphire Series. Having undergone a meticulous restoration overseen by the director himself, the films have been returned to their original glory through an extensive frame-by-frame examination and restoration that required more than a year to complete utilizing state-of-the-art digital technology.
Two of the most influential films in modern cinema history, The Godfather® and The Godfather® Part II each are presented in 1080p high definition with English 5.1 Dolby® TrueHD, English mono, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, and Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital tracks along with English, English SDH, French, Spanish, and Portuguese subtitles. Both Blu-ray discs also include the original, provocative director’s commentary.
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The Godfather® Part II: Copyright © 1974 by Paramount Pictures and The Coppola Company. All Rights Reserved. Restoration Copyright © 2007 by Paramount Pictures Corporation. All Rights Reserved.
Dolby TrueHD Unleashes the Ultimate High-Definition Audio Experience
Dolby TrueHD is Dolby's new-generation lossless technology developed for high-definition entertainment. It delivers powerful sound that is bit-for-bit identical to the original studio master, unlocking the full entertainment experience on Blu-ray Disc and other HD media. When coupled with high-definition video, Dolby TrueHD offers an unprecedented home theater experience that lets you enjoy sound as stunning as the high-definition picture.
Feel the raw power of explosive special effects, hear every note from the soundtrack in rich detail, and experience incredible surround sound that puts you right in the middle of the action with the Corleone family. Dolby TrueHD: Your home theater has never sounded better.
Dolby TrueHD Benefits
Produces 100 percent lossless audio that is identical to the studio master
Takes full advantage of Blu-ray Disc capabilities, with 7.1-channel playback
Offers the ability to support more than 16 channels of audio
Makes connecting your home theater easy, with a single-cable HDMI™ audio and video digital connection
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