2-disc widescreen ed.
2 videodiscs (ca. 163 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Based on the poem "Iliad" by Homer.
Special features: Easter eggs; "In the thick of battle" featurette; "From ruins to reality" featurette; "Troy: an effects odyssey" featurette; photo gallery; theatrical trailer.
Director of photography, Roger Pratt ; editor, Peter Honess ; music, Nathaniel Mechaly ; costume designer, Bob Ringwood ; production designer, Nigel Philps ; visual effects supervisor, Nick Davis ; special effects supervisor, Joss Williams.
Brad Pitt, Eric Bana, Orlando Bloom, Diane Kruger, Brian Cox, Sean Bean, Brendan Gleeson, Peter O'Toole.
In 1193 B.C., Prince Paris, the son of the King of Troy falls in love with Helen, the wife of the king of Sparta, and convinces her to follow him away from her husband, Menelaus, the result is an epic war. The Greeks sail to Troy and lay siege. Achilles, the greatest warrior in all the world, is called in to fight against Troy and give Greece the upper hand. Hector, the eldest son of Priam, King of Troy, and the greatest Trojan warrior embodies the hopes of the people of his city.
MPAA rating: R; for graphic violence and some sexuality/nudity.
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
English or dubbed French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Teen Choice Awards, 2004: Teen Choice Award - Choice Movie Actor - Drama/Action Adventure (Brad Pitt)