2005 film “Lord of War” starring Nicolas Cage comes to 4K UHD Blu-ray in March


The 2005 film Lord of War starring Nicolas Cage is coming to 4K UHD Blu-ray on March 19th, via Lionsgate. The film was both written & directed by Andrew Niccol, and featured a supporting cast of Jared Leto, Ethan Hawke, Bridget Moynahan, and Ian Holm. Tech specs for the 4K include 2160p in the 2.40:1 aspect ratio and Dolby Vision and HDR10 form of High Dynamic Range with Dolby Atmos sound. The release will come in the form of a “combo pack” with a Blu-ray and Digital Copy of the film included. The 4K UHD Blu-ray is available for pre-order now over at Amazon. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Audio Commentary with Writer-Director Andrew Niccol
  • “The Making of Lord of War” Featurette
  • “Making a Killing: Inside the International Arms Trade” Featurette
  • Deleted Scenes

Further below, after the break, you can find the official announcement regarding this upcoming 4K UHD Blu-ray release.







Available for the First
Time on

4K Ultra HD Combo Pack

Including Dolby Vision™ and Dolby Atmos®

Street Date: 3/19/19

4K UHD SRP: $22.99



An all-star cast explodes onto the screen when Lord of War arrives on 4K Ultra HD™ Combo Pack (plus Blu-ray™ and Digital) March 19 from Lionsgate. Written and directed by Academy Award® nominee Andrew Niccol (1998, Best Screenplay, The Truman Show), the action-packed crime thriller, based on a true story, stars Academy Award® winner Nicolas Cage (1995, Best Actor, Leaving Las Vegas), Academy Award® winner Jared Leto (2013, Best Supporting Actor, Dallas Buyers Club), and four-time Academy Award® nominee Ethan Hawke (2014/2001, Best Supporting Actor, Boyhood/Training Day; 2004/2013, Best Adapted Screenplay, Before Midnight/Before Sunset). Experience four times the resolution of full HD with the 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack, which includes Dolby Vision®, bringing entertainment to life through ultra-vivid picture quality. When compared to a standard picture, Dolby Vision can deliver spectacular colors never before seen on-screen, highlights that are up to 40 times brighter, and blacks that are 10 times darker. The 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack also features Dolby Atmos® audio mixed specifically for the home, to place and move audio anywhere in the room, including overhead. Available for the very first time in this absolutely stunning format, the Lord of War 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack is loaded with special features and will be available for the suggested retail price of $22.99.



Academy Award® winner Nicolas Cage thrills in this action-packed true story of a gunrunner who supplied dictators and outran the law for nearly 20 years.



Nicolas Cage              Between Worlds, Looking Glass, Mandy

Jared Leto                   The Outsider, Blade Runner 2049, Suicide Squad

And Ethan Hawke       The Magnificent Seven, First Reformed, 24 Hours to Live



  • Audio Commentary with Writer-Director Andrew Niccol
  • “The Making of Lord of War” Featurette
  • “Making a Killing: Inside the International Arms Trade” Featurette
  • Deleted Scenes





Year of Production: 2005

Title Copyright: © 2005 Film & Entertainment VIP Medienfonds 3 GmbH & Co. KG and Ascendant Filmproduktion GmbH. All Rights Reserved.

Type: Theatrical Release

Rating: R for strong violence, drug use, language and sexuality.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller

Closed Captioned: NA

Subtitles: English, Spanish, English SDH

Feature Running Time: 121 Minutes

4K Ultra HD™ Format: Dolby Vision, 2160p Ultra High Definition, 16×9 (2.40:1) Presentation

Blu-ray Format: 1080p High Definition, 16×9 (2.40:1) Presentation

4K Audio Status: English Dolby Atmos

Blu-ray Audio Status: English 6.1 DTS Digital Surround ES Audio, English 5.1 Dolby® Digital EXTM Audio