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Last of the Mohicans (Director's Expanded Edition) (1992)

Daniel Day-Lewis , Madeleine Stowe , Michael Mann  |  PG-13 |  DVD
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  • Actors: Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe, Russell Means, Eric Schweig, Jodhi May
  • Directors: Michael Mann
  • Writers: Michael Mann, Christopher Crowe, Daniel Moore, James Fenimore Cooper, John L. Balderston
  • Format: Closed-captioned, Color, Director's Cut, Letterboxed, THX, Widescreen, NTSC
  • Language: English (Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround), English (Dolby Digital 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround)
  • Subtitles: English, Spanish
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox
  • DVD Release Date: November 23, 1999
  • Run Time: 112 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (855 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B00001U0GQ
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #186,301 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Learn more about "Last of the Mohicans (Director's Expanded Edition)" on IMDb

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  • Over 12 scenes with never-before-seen footage added by Michael Mann

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Wildly romantic, daringly exciting, Michael Mann's film of James Fenimore Cooper's novel created a new babe magnet out of Daniel Day-Lewis, he of the heaving pecs and flowing mane. As Hawkeye, he plays an American settler raised by the Mohicans who is for

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757 of 806 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Theatrical version available on DVD overseas November 26, 2004
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Like many people here, I detest the recut DVD version of this film. Seeing the original theatrical version in 1992 was one of the key moviegoing experiences of my life. I don't buy DVDs to see a new spin on a movie I liked, I buy them to be able to rewatch that same movie. Alternate cuts are fine as a bonus feature, but once I saw how Michael Mann had butchered his mainstream masterpiece, giving no option of seeing how it was originally, I sold the DVD and bought a copy of the mercifully untouched widescreen VHS.

Recently, however, I discovered that while this American director's cut DVD is from Fox, Warner Bros holds the rights to Mohicans outside the USA, and they have released the original theatrical version on DVD around the globe. I have a regionless DVD player, which is easy to get in many stores for under fifty dollars, so I bought a copy of the British DVD at amazon.co.uk

Wow. It's as I remembered it, with the Clannad song, without the extra monologue over the closing scene, and with my favorite line back in -- "My father warned me about people like you. He said do not try to understand them, and do not try to make them understand you."

If you love this movie like I do, get a regionless DVD player, they're worth it for so many reasons, and then get a copy of the British DVD. You'll be glad you did.
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332 of 352 people found the following review helpful
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This DVD is a huge disappointment. With every other movie I have ever bought that was labeled a "Director's Cut" or an "Expanded Edition", the movie had things added to it and not taken out. This version of the movie cuts out much of the familiar and favorite dialogue from the movie released in the theater. Did you like the part where, hiding in the forest, Hawkeye & Cora have their conversation about her people being a breed apart and not making any sense? When Cora gets offended by this, Hawkeye gives her such a look and says "I would make an exception in your case, Miss" and she sarcastically says "Thank you so much!" All this is ripped out of this version. When Major Hayward and Hawkeye have their confrontation in Col. Munro's office about whether the Colonial militia should be released from service to defend their families, gone is the part where Hawkeye looks at the Major and says "I think one day you and I are going to have a serious disagreement". When the party is escaping from the massacre and are in the canoes on the lake, gone is the part where Hawkeye sees Major Hayward pointing a gun at him and says "Got nothing better to do on the lake today, Major?" When the party is hiding from the Hurons in the cave behind the waterfall there are some scenes and dialogue missing. Most notably when Hawkeye and Uncas and Chingachgook decide they have to flee and Cora says "I want you to go, that way if the worst happens and only one of us survives, then something of the other does too."
This DVD can be credited with adding a few tiny bits of dialogue here and there but very little of it adds anthing to the story and does not make up for the lines that were cut. There are also some added shots of the backside of horses as they pull a coach, a few extra shots of the crowd leaving Ft.
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559 of 602 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Great Original Movie (and VHS); POOR DVD September 7, 2000
By dmw
Format:DVD
Re-release of a previous review so those who read nearby reviews NOTE the difference between VHS (excellent) and DVD (POOR): Waited in great anticipation for the DVD release of this one. The Last of the Mohicans is a great movie enhanced with terrific music. The VHS widescreen version in THX is a wonderful piece of entertainment. Unfortunately, this Director's Expanded Edition has destroyed the flow and continuity of the original. In Director Michael Mann's attempt to supply us with his "definitive vision of the film" via his own editing, he has ignored the professional editors and provided us with a substandard version of what was a fine film. Several of the added clips have no musical sound track at all and come across as painfully awkward - making the viewer fully aware he/she is watching actors in front of a camera rather than immersing us in the action. There is even a series of scenes in the original (and VHS) that has a vocal music piece overlaid that has been completely omitted from the DVD. All in all, I was very disappointed in the DVD after having distinctive and memorable images etched in my mind from the original theater and VHS releases.
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69 of 70 people found the following review helpful
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I'm a fan of this movie, and my low rating has to do with displeasure at the director's cut version. The original version had its problems, but Mann went overboard in trying to correct those problems and messed up the movie.
I've read all of the other reviews here, and people have already touched on many of the major changes in the DVD version. I won't rehash the previous comments. I wrote this review because I don't think anybody yet has mentioned some very important changes made to the director's cut. Taken as a whole, this director's cut is a significantly different movie from the original, much like how Blade Runner got changed completely. Since I don't have a copy of the original version, I can only make comparisons from memory, so bear with me if I make some mistakes.
As a previous review noted, the intent of the director's cut seems to have been to add more historical background and authenticity to the movie. This does give a greater richness to the movie, but at the expense of slowing the pace down noticeably. Certain scenes have lost a good deal of their original dramatic effect. I'm thinking especially of Hawkeye's run through the meadow during the big massacre outside of the fort. In the original version, as I recall, there is a continuous camera shot of Hawkeye, running at warp speed, looking for Cora, calling out her name, and whacking Hurons left and right. Melodramatic, over-choreographed, and faintly reminiscent of a Kung Fu fight scene for sure, but that brief shot had a real kinetic energy which got you charged up and let you know in no uncertain terms how important Cora was to Hawkeye. In the new version, we see Hawkeye moving at a more realistic pace, working with Uncas and Chingachgook, and eventually finding Cora.
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5.0 out of 5 stars VERY DARK BLU RAY
LOVE,LOVE,LOVE THIS MOVIE BUT I AM SO DISPLEASED WITH THE BLU RAY. IT IS WAY TOO DARK AND YOU LOSE A LOT OF DETAIL IN ANY SCENE THAT IS NOT SET IN BRIGHT DAYLIGHT , WHICH IS... Read more
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great Movie
Incredible movie on Blu-ray. Excellent cast. Well acted. superb scenery.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
This is a great movie and was in brand new condition! Thanks!
Published 4 days ago by David Drumheller
5.0 out of 5 stars Last of the Mohicans.
This movie is one I can watch time and time again. It is a good adaptation, in my opinion, of the classic book by the same name.
Published 8 days ago by Bagpipes48
5.0 out of 5 stars The Last of the Mohicans - Awesome soundtrack.
The movie is worth watching and the soundtrack is extraordinary.
Published 13 days ago by FLmiami
4.0 out of 5 stars this movie does the book justice
this movie does the book justice and it is not bad either
Published 13 days ago by scott
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
This movie is action packed.
Published 22 days ago by pickginger
1.0 out of 5 stars One Star
Doesn't play on my DVD player in the US :(
Published 27 days ago by Jaime Escalante
3.0 out of 5 stars Am I blu?
I love this movie, but the blu-ray is a disappointment. "The Last of the Mohicans" is generally a pretty darkly-lit film, and while the blu-ray is no doubt a more accurate... Read more
Published 29 days ago by Karen Amrhein
5.0 out of 5 stars Great Film! Blu-ray version Not an improvement.
One of my favorite films of all time: It's a classic story with several truly heroic characters; is centered on historical events (during the French & Indian War in Colonial New... Read more
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The Last of the Mohicans [Blu-ray]
The blu-ray release has all of the omitted lines/scenes/music from the theatrical version reinserted into the film. All of the Expanded cuts, director's cuts are confusing and were just unncessary! It boggles my mind why you would omit scenes from a director's cut, typically they use the... Read More
May 24, 2012 by Virago77 |  See all 8 posts
Theatrical Release - Last of the Mohicans
That is EXACTLY what I want to know. I've been without this movie for years and hope that if nothing else this release holds both the theatrical release and the director's cut. That would be an acceptable compromise. There's certainly room for that on Blue-Ray (heck, there's room for it on... Read More
May 27, 2008 by Auntie Claus |  See all 55 posts
Movie reviews copied without differentiating versions
I agree, the butchered Directors Cut is getting high praise from people who are reviewing the Theatrical Cut, I ordered it because of the 5-star reviews, I didn't bother to read the 1-Star as there are always a few haters so I ignore them, so I got the DVD and right away noticed something was... Read More
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Full Screen vs. Widescreen
What a lot of people don't understand is that FULL SCREEN has always been a "fake" aspect ratio. It's just that with televisions that have the 4:3 ratio (FULL SCREEN), VHS tapes, which dominated the home video market, featured movies "cropped" to fit that FULL SCREEN aspect... Read More
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Does Blu-ray contain theatrical release?
This is fairly close to the original theatrical version of the film but isn't the same. Many of the cuts made are restored here including the Clannard song, the presentation is darker looking than the original DVD but closer to the original theatrical presentation since the film relied on natural... Read More
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