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Chernobyl - 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray (Best Buy Exclusive SteelBook)

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Genres: Drama, History, Thriller
Starring: Jessie Buckley, Jared Harris, Stellan Skarsgård
Director: Craig Mazin
Plot Synopsis:
On April 26, 1986, the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in Ukraine, Soviet Union suffered a massive explosion that released radioactive material across Belarus, Russia and Ukraine, and as far as Scandinavia and western Europe. This gripping five-part miniseries follows the tragedy from the onset of the early-morning explosion through the chaos and loss of life in the ensuing days, weeks and months.
Jared Harris portrays Valery Legasov, a leading Soviet nuclear physicist who was one of the first to grasp the scope of the unparalleled disaster that occurred. Stellan Skarsgård plays Soviet Deputy Prime Minister Boris Shcherbina, who is assigned by the Kremlin to lead the government commission on Chernobyl in the hours immediately following the accident. Emily Watson portrays Ulana Khomyuk, a Soviet nuclear physicist committed to solving the mystery of what led to the Chernobyl disaster.
  • Release Details
    Release Date: December 1st, 2020
    Movie Release Year: 2019
    Release Country: United States
    Movie Studio: HBO Home Video
  • Technical Specs
    Length:300 Minutes
    Specs:2 x 4K Ultra HD Blu-rays + 2 x Blu-rays + Digital
    Video Resolution/Codec:2160p HEVC/H.265
    Aspect Ratio(s):2.00:1
    Audio Formats:
    English: DTS HD-MA 5.1
    French: DTS 5.1
    Castilian: DTS 5.1
    Spanish: DTS 2.0
    Subtitles/Captions:English SDH, French, Latin Spanish, Castilian Spanish, Czech, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Swedish
    Special Features:
    • Meet the Key Players
    • Inside the Episode
    • Behind the Curtain: Director Johan Renck
    • Script to Screen: The Divers
    • Pivotal Moment: The Trial