Blu-ray Release: Ghengis Khan

Blu-ray Release Date: July 17, 2018
Price: Blu-ray $29.95
Studio: Twilight Time

The 1965 epic Genghis Khan is a spectacular biopic of the brutal 12th Century Mongolian military genius.

The film features an all-star cast, including Omar Sharif (Che!) in the title role, Stephen Boyd (Ben-Hur) as his longtime rival/mentor, Françoise Dorléac (The Young Girls of Rochefort) as the seductive woman between them, James Mason (Caught) as a Chinese leader, and Eli Wallach (The Good, the Bad and the Ugly) as a ferocious villain. Also on hand are Robert Morley (The African Queen) and  Telly Savalas (The Slender Thread).

Omar Sharif is Ghengis Khan.

Henry Levin (Journey to the Center of the Earth) directs; the epic action – shot primarily in Yugoslavia – was photographed by the great Geoffrey Unsworth (Zardoz).

Special features on this Twilight Time edition of the film include an isolated music and effects track and an original theatrical trailer.

As supplier Twilight Time prints up only 3,000 copies of each title, be sure to head over to the Twilight Time site or that of distributor Screen Archives NOW so you can put in your prebook order!

About Laurence

Founder and editor Laurence Lerman saw Alfred Hitchcock’s North by Northwest when he was 13 years old and that’s all it took. He has been writing about film and video for more than a quarter of a century for magazines, anthologies, websites and most recently, Video Business magazine, where he served as the Reviews Editor for 15 years.