Special features on the DVD version include commentary with Writer/Director Michael Mann, 13 minutes comparing undercover police work from the film to that in real life, a 10-minute look at shooting in Miami, 13 minutes of Mann
The gritty stylization of the anamorphically enhanced 2.40:1 DVD matches the storytelling well, but night scenes can look overly grainy, especially when considering this was filmed digitally in high-definition video, not on film. Apparently, the inclusion of grain in some scenes was an artistic choice by Michael Mann, but it often distracted me from the movie. Details are captured well, however, and blacks can be deep in most scenes. Colors are slightly muted, but fleshtones do look healthy. (Danny Richelieu)
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