Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

Hacksaw Ridge was released on DVD on February 21, 2017
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HACKSAW RIDGE is the extraordinary true story of Desmond Doss [Andrew Garfield] who, in Okinawa during the bloodiest battle of WWII, saved 75 men without firing or carrying a gun. He was the only American soldier in WWII to fight on the front lines without a weapon, as he believed that while the war was justified, killing was nevertheless wrong. As an army medic, he single-handedly evacuated the wounded from behind enemy lines, braved fire while tending to soldiers and was wounded by a grenade and hit by snipers. Doss was the first conscientious objector to ever earn the Congressional Medal of Honor.

Reviews & Ratings:

8.2 86% User Reviews (5)


US DVD Release Date February 21, 2017
UK DVD Release Date UK - Not announced
Australia DVD Release Date March 15, 2017

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Complete Movie Details

Run time 131 min
Theater Release Date November 4, 2016
DVD and Blu-ray Release Date February 21, 2017
Actors Andrew Garfield, Sam Worthington, Teresa Palmer, Luke Bracey, Vince Vaughn, Hugo Weaving, Rachel Griffiths, Richard Roxburgh, Matt Nable, Nathaniel Buzolic
Directed by Mel Gibson
Writer(s) ,
Studio AI-Film
MPAA R (Rated R for intense prolonged realistically graphic sequences of war violence including grisly bloody images)
Gross $67,209,615
Genre(s) Drama
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5 Visitor Reviews for Hacksaw Ridge

  1. Carol VanCleve says:

    This movie was awesome , in every way .. another masterpiece from Mel Gibson !! I will never forget , how this film hit me ! I love a true story of a real American Hero .. And this is the best of the best ! I must admit that I cried for most of the last half of the movie , for various reasons ! The tender ,sweet love story , the ridicule that Doss endured, the raw brutality of war , the deep faith of a man who was not ashamed to stand for God and his country ! A brave young man who single handedly , without a weapon became the unforgettable Hero of Hacksaw Ridge !! Even though some of the graphic war scenes are hard to take , there were a few scenes that Gibson adds , that are absolutely ethereal ! I am looking forward to owning this fantastic DVD !!
    Ps . I would hope that every young person who dares to burn our flag , would see this film … And realize how precious it is ,to those who died for it !!

  2. Debra Dee says:

    Let me just say. The crotis calls Mel Gibson the infamous director!! Boy are they so wrong!! Mel Gibson good to see you back in the swing of things!! You are the most riviting heartfelt real Awesome Director. Its so enlighting from start to finish your work of art. You bring it all to life. You put the watcher in the movie. Thats hard to do!!! Dont ever stop for anything or anyone!!

  3. Theresa A Knox says:

    Compares to the incredible movie Saving Private Ryan….this movie will be and is a testament to man and God…. God Bless Mel Gibson for being so transparent in his faith and flaws….God Bless our men and women standing before us to protect and preserve our freedom…. Blessed to be an American and not fear loving God….

  4. Billy Baldwin says:

    Just a awesome and riveting movie.
    Great true story and grisly, brutal, intense action.
    I loved it and ranks among the best.
    More movies from the pacific should be made as these were the most brutal hand to hand fighting battles in WW2 and should not be forgotten.
    God Bless our Troops.
    Trump 2016!!!!

  5. Linda Leshko says:

    One of the best movies I have seen. What a testimony of what a true Christian stands for. He never wavered his faith. Not only did he save lives but he touched lives greatly. Kudos to Mel Gibson. Great job.

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