Starring Tom Hanks, World News follows a Civil War veteran who agrees to hand over a girl, taken by the Kiowa people years ago, to his aunt and uncle, against their will. They travel hundreds of miles and face grave dangers as they search for a place anyone can call home.
In celebration of World News Coming to digital streaming platforms this week, as well as 4k UHD and Blu-ray on March 23, we have an exclusive look at a behind-the-scenes feature of the next disc’s extras. This clip features Elizabeth Keenan (set decorator) David Crank (production designer) Hilton Clay Peres (location manager) Gail Mutrux pga (producer) Gregory Goodman pga (producer) Tom Hanks “Captain Kidd”) and shows how Paul achieved his vision of making the film look like a documentary by using monochromatic color schemes. Each town has a different feel; description of the towns.
Embark on a wide-scale, epic-scope adventure through the ruthless terrain of the West in World News, available to purchase for the first time on Digital on March 9, 2021 and 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD on March 23, 2021 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. Based on the best-selling novel by National Book Award finalist Paulette Jiles and starring Academy Award winner Tom Hanks, World News is a classic and authentic work of western cinematography that reunites Hanks with BAFTA-winning and Oscar-nominated director Paul Greengrass for the first time since he was nominated for an Academy Award. Captain Phillips.
Nominated for two Golden Globe Awards and two Screen Actors Guild Awards, the critically acclaimed and Rotten Tomatoes film “Certified Fresh” is available for purchase for the first time with exclusive bonus content, including deleted scenes, commentary with the co-writer / director Paul Green Lawn (Captain Phillips, Bourne Franchise), an inside look at the relationship between movie veteran Tom Hanks and newcomer Golden Globe nominee Helena Zengel, and more.
Five years after the Civil War, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd (Tom Hanks) moves from town to town as a nonfiction storyteller, sharing news from the far reaches of the world. On the plains of Texas, he comes across a 10-year-old girl (Helena Zengel – Systems Crasher, Die Junge) taken in by the Kiowa people and raised as one of their own. Kidd agrees to deliver the child where the law says it belongs. As they travel hundreds of miles into the unforgiving wilderness, the two face tremendous challenges from both human and natural forces as they search for a place to call home in an extraordinarily moving and visually stunning film.
- World News Additional features in 4K, Blu-ray, DVD and Digital:
- DELETED SCENES
- PARTNERS: TOM HANKS & HELENA ZENGEL – Witness the successful (and hilarious) working relationship between movie veteran Tom Hanks and newcomer Helena Zengel.
- WESTERN ACTION – Explore creating the most exciting and challenging scenes in NEWS OF THE WORLD.
- PAUL GREENGRASS MAKES THE WORLD’S NEWS: A look at how director Paul Greengrass brought together the best team of filmmakers to make a lifelong ambition of making a western a reality.
- THE KIOWA – The filmmakers explain why authentic representation of the Kiowa was so important to them.
- KEY COMMENT WITH CO-WRITER / DIRECTOR PAUL GREENGRASS
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