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The Polar Express [Blu-ray] (2007)

Tom Hanks , Nona Gaye , Robert Zemeckis  |  G |  Blu-ray
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,687 customer reviews)

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  • Actors: Tom Hanks, Nona Gaye, Peter Scolari, Michael Jeter, Eddie Deezen
  • Directors: Robert Zemeckis
  • Writers: Robert Zemeckis, Chris Van Allsburg, William Broyles Jr.
  • Producers: Tom Hanks, Robert Zemeckis, Chris Van Allsburg, Gary Goetzman, Jack Rapke
  • Format: Multiple Formats, AC-3, Animated, Blu-ray, Closed-captioned, Color, Dolby, Dubbed, NTSC, Subtitled, Widescreen
  • Language: English (Dolby Digital 5.1)
  • Subtitles: French, Spanish, English
  • Region: All Regions
  • Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: G (General Audience)
  • Studio: Warner Home Video
  • DVD Release Date: October 30, 2007
  • Run Time: 100 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,687 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B000Q7ZO8U
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #993 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Learn more about "The Polar Express [Blu-ray]" on IMDb

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88 of 96 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Believe... November 13, 2005
Format:DVD
When people go into a movie theatre they expect to be entertained. Audiences want to be scared, amused, curious, sad, and hopefull. Believe it or not, this film provides all of those elements and then some. I've read the comments by people who gave passed this film on as either "too scary to children" or "just plain boring with no plot" And I agree with several people who have responded to such comments.

This film isn't going to give you instant gratification halfway through. If you don't have two hours to spare then you aren't going to understand what this movie is about. Sure the plot was invisible at times, but I don't think the point of the movie was to have the audience follow a plot. The point was to reveal or in some cases remind people of the simplistic faith or child like view we once had in our lives.

Think of the characters themselves and what they represent. Hero Boy reminds us of people who are caught in between faith and doubt. Do we trust what we cannot see? Who is to say? Hero Girl shows the stronger side of faith and believing in what is not readily seen to the human eye. Childlke faith personified into a little girl. Lonely Boy represent those who doubt because they haven't truly experienced the joys of life or have had tragedies happen to them from an early age so they learn to only trust themselves, but that ends up leaving them...lonely. Then are those who are the Know-It-All character who claim to take everything at face value (much like the critics and cynics of this film). They want to know it all because what they don't know scares them.
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123 of 136 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic 3D quality!! November 16, 2010
Format:Blu-ray|Verified Purchase
I will admit, 2 years ago I purchased The Polar Express 3D with the red and blue glasses.... it about made me sick when I watched it. The colors made me dizzy and the picture was heavily distorted. This on the other hand was a breath of fresh air! The 3D quality on this blu-ray disc is absolutely superb with minimum "ghosting". One stand out scene in particular is portrayed on the front cover of the Blu-Ray case, the train skating on the ice. The 3D effects are so fantastic here that I had to play it over a few times. Its enough to make you say WOW. Also, the entire North Pole scene is absolutely beautiful especially the zoom outs showing the large Christmas tree and all the kids and elves surrounding it.

I would highly recommend this to anyone with a 3D television! The picture is stunning and the 3D effects are breathtaking! The world of Blu-Ray 3D is growing, and this one definitely stands as one of the top 3D releases so far!
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773 of 884 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Timeless and True Spirit of Christmas November 10, 2004
I went to see this movie tonight with a mentally handicapped friend - "Michael" -- (from a L'Arche home here in Winnipeg, Canada). We were the first persons in the theatre for the very first evening showing in this city - and we were the last to leave. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves - enchanted by the movie's subtleties and happily exhausted by its roller-coaster rides.

Time and again, Michael (who is sensitive, compassionate and with a good sense of humor) turned to me in the darkness, smiling in appreciation at the exact same moments I turned to see his reactions. Each time this happened, it was at a moment in the film when some little detail, perfectly captured through superb 'cinematography,' brought moisture to my normally cynical eye, and a warm smile to Michael's innocent face.

Some examples: There is a lone, black child on this apparent 'dream train' to the North Pole - a girl of about ten or eleven years, and like a painting come to life, the miraculous technology at work in this film captures the particular sensibilities of this compassionate, black youngster --- We see small mannerisms of someone comfortable with herself in a way the other (ten or so) white kids on the train are not. And the effect is profound --- the movie audience, including some children of that same age group, went silent at such moments in the film.

My friend Michael - who has a 'savant' genius for perceiving my emotions, and expressing them for me out loud in public --- Michael turned to me with a delighted smile when the girl on the train reaches out to hold the hands of the poorest boy, sitting alone in the rear compartment; and later, she hugs two other boys, (one of them the central character) --- at their final parting.
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31 of 32 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Taking Bluray 3D To A New Level! November 17, 2010
Format:Blu-ray
This movie was superb in many ways. The story is excellent and the movies great for children and adults of all ages to remember the innocence of youth and recognize the milestones we have all passed growing up. But now on to the real essence of this review: the 3D quality.

The 3D is VERY GOOD...in fact it's great on so many levels. The colors are vibrant and vivid and not washed out like many have complained happens when watching movies in 3D from dark glasses. Also, the picture quality was top notch in HD even while wearing glasses. The surround sound effects and audio couldn't be any more realistic and complementative of the video. The 3D was spectacular guys. Many scenes had things popping right out at you (which i love) and the depth was deep and realistic. I actually felt like I was in the movie. I have an 82 inch 3DTV so that helps but a crappy 3D movie is a crappy 3D movie no matter what screen you watch it on and crappy this was not. The 3D on this film will make any television pop and sizzle and truly brings out the power of your new 3DTV to your family and friends.

Overall watch The Polar Express is a wonderful holiday experience anyone should have the opportunity to enjoy and if you're looking for a good 3D movie then this is a must buy as you will not be dissapointed. Furthermore I experienced no ghosting at all while watching but that could be due to my televisions technology compared to plasma, LED, and LCD. Pick up a copy for yourself. You won't regret it.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great movie. Watch it every year
Great movie. Watch it every year. A family tradition.
Published 13 hours ago by Paula W.
4.0 out of 5 stars does it work with the LG AG-F310 glasses, or ...
does it work with the LG AG-F310 glasses, or do I need to use the blue red ones...the original 3d release does not allow you to use the AG-F310 glasses...thanks
Published 16 hours ago by richard chavez
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
This is my absolute favorite Christmas movie. I two little ones LOVE it too!
Published 17 hours ago by madavis
4.0 out of 5 stars great holiday movie
Family friendly
Published 1 day ago by georgeanna taylor
5.0 out of 5 stars Wonderful movie! This is what a must see Christmas ...
Wonderful movie! This is what a must see Christmas movie for our family.
Published 1 day ago by Renee M. Mcdaniel
5.0 out of 5 stars Great Holiday Movie
We really enjoyed this movie. Had gone to see it in IMAX about a dozen times and just had to have it. Glad we ordered it. Arrived on time and packed well. Read more
Published 3 days ago by John
3.0 out of 5 stars Three Stars
Didn't like the 3d glass
Published 4 days ago by Carolyn Rubeck
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Kids love it!
Published 5 days ago by Skinnap
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Thank you. The item came as described and shipping was quick.
Published 6 days ago by Marius Bodi
5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic!
Incredible movie in terms of story, animation and performances. I love this movie as much as my little one does - I think!
Published 6 days ago by JulesRN2012
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Is the Polar Express 3D the version that's included in the Blu-Ray...
I just bought the Polar Express in 3D. We were excited to watch it with our two boys (5 and 9), and we put our 3D glasses on and turned on the movie. And...it was a blur! It was very uncomfortable to watch! I was so excited because I loved the 3D version in the IMAX theatre, but the home... Read More
Nov 5, 2008 by texassee |  See all 11 posts
Do you need glasses for 3D dvd movies?
The RealD 3-D system is based on the push-pull electro-optical modulator called the ZScreen invented by Lenny Lipton, an American inventor.

The technique that RealD uses is comparable to the traditional method of 3-D imaging which uses linearly polarized glasses. The traditional method works by... Read More
Oct 17, 2008 by Zandolee |  See all 9 posts
Does ANYONE like the 3D version?
We tried it last night, too - the 3D aspects of the DVD just did not work. We tried with the glasses in a multitude of positions and it was disappointing all the way around. We're hoping to be able to return it, but not sure since it's been opened...
Dec 21, 2008 by D. B. Holloway |  See all 13 posts
Does it pay to purchase The Polar Express in 3D for regular DVD and not...
NO!!!! Do NOT buy the 3D version at all. I just did and it is unwatchable. I even tried to look at it with one eye closed, but even that gives you a double image, which proves that the 3D transfer was botched! Where was the quality control at Warner Bros.? This DVD should never have made it to... Read More
Dec 8, 2008 by J. Besser |  See all 5 posts
Is it worth buying (The Polar Express) 3-D, Blu-Ray version?
I think it's great. It has both the 2-D and 3-D versions and some extras (I think the same extras as from the 2-disc DVD). The picture quality is practically perfect. The only big complaint I have is that, when viewing in 3-D some things have a double-vision look at times (ghosting, I believe... Read More
Nov 15, 2008 by AMP |  See all 2 posts
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