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Assassination Of Jesse James By The Coward Robert Ford, The
Genre: Western

Reviewed In Issue 130 (Apr 2008) Of Widescreen Review®

Brad Pitt, Casey Affleck, Sam Shepard, Mary-Louise Parker, Paul Schneider, Jeremy Renner, Garret Dillahunt, Zooey Deschanel, Michael Parks, Ted Levine & Sam Rockwell. Narrated by Hugh Ross

WSR Review Scores
WSR Picture Rating: 3.5
DD Sound Rating: 5
DTS Sound Rating: NR
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Critics' Composite Score: 3.5
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 DVD General Information

(Studio/Distributor): Warner Home Video
(Catalog Number): 1000018563
(MPAA Rating): R
(Rating Reason):

Strong violence and brief sexual reference
(Retail Price): $27.95
(DVD Type): Single Side, Dual Layer (DVD9)
(Widescreen Edition): Yes
(Full Screen Edition): No
(Anamorphic Widescreen): Yes
(Running Time In Minutes): 160
(Color Type): Color
(Chaptered/Scene Access): Yes
(Closed Captioned): Yes
(Regional Coding): 1
(Theatrical Year): 2007
(Theatrical Release): Yes
(Direct-To-Video Release): No
(DVD Release Date): 02/05/08
(THX® Digitally Mastered): No

 Credits Information

(Director): Andrew Dominik
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Story Synopsis:
In the 1880s, everyone knows who and what Jesse James (Pitt) is. Yet nobody knows who Robert Ford (Affleck) is, but that may change if he has it his way The ambitious 19-year-old tries first to gain notoriety by befriending Jesse and riding with his outlaw gang, but if that doesn

DVD Picture:
The anamorphically enhanced 2.36:1 DVD shows very good resolution, with fine details

The Dolby

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