Starring Tom Hanks, News of the world follows a Civil War veteran who agrees to deliver a girl taken by the Kiowa people years ago to her aunt and uncle against her will. They travel hundreds of miles and face great dangers as they search for a place they can both call home.
In honor of News of the world on digital streaming platforms this week and on 4k UHD & Blu-ray March 23, we have an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the extras on the upcoming disc. This clip features Elizabeth Keenan (Decorator) David Crank (Production Designer) Hilton Clay Peres (Site Manager) Gail Mutrux p.g.a. (Producer) Gregory Goodman p.g.a. (Producer) Tom Hanks “Captain Kidd”) and shows how Paul achieved his vision of making the film look like a documentary using monochrome color schemes. Every city has a different feel; description of the cities.
Experience an adventure of epic scale and overwhelming scale through the brutal terrain of the West News of the world, available for the first time on Digital March 9, 2021 and 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD on March 23, 2021 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. Based on the bestselling novel by National Book Award finalist Paulette Jiles and starring Academy Award winner Tom Hanks, News of the world is a classic, true Western sky-high film that reunites Hanks with BAFTA Award-winning and Oscar-nominated director Paul Greengrass for the first time since the Academy Award nomination Captain Phillips
Nominated for two Golden Globe Awards and two Screen Actors Guild Awards, the critically acclaimed and Rotten Tomatoes “Certified Fresh” film is available for self-ownership for the first time with exclusive bonus content, including deleted scenes and commentary with co-writer / director Paul Groen gras (Captain Phillips Bourne Franchise), a look at the relationship between film veteran Tom Hanks and newcomer Golden Globe nominee Helena Zengel and much more.
Five years after the Civil War, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd (Tom Hanks) moves from town to town as a non-fiction storyteller, sharing the news from the far reaches of the world. On the plains of Texas, he crosses paths with a 10-year-old girl (Helena Zengel – Systems Crasher, Die Tochter), taken in by the Kiowa people and raised as one of their own. Kidd agrees to deliver the child where it belongs by law. As they travel hundreds of miles into the relentless wilderness, the two face enormous challenges from both human and natural forces as they search for a place they can call home in an extraordinarily moving visually stunning film.
- News of the world Bonus features on 4K, Blu-ray, DVD and digital:
- DELETED SCENES
- PARTNERS: TOM HANKS & HELENA ZENGEL – Witness the successful (and very fun) working relationship of movie veteran Tom Hanks and newcomer Helena Zengel.
- WESTERN ACTION – Discover the creation of NEWS OF THE WORLD’s most thrilling and challenging scenes.
- PAUL GREENGRASS MAKES NEWS OF THE WORLD – A look at how director Paul Greengrass put together the very best film team to realize a lifelong ambition of making a Western.
- THE KIOWA – Filmmakers explain why the authentic rendering of the Kiowa was so important to them.
- JOB COMMENTS WITH CO WRITER / DIRECTOR PAUL GREENGRASS
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