Red Tails to Take Flight on Blu-ray in May

Red Tails to Take Flight on Blu-ray in MayRed Tails took George Lucas decades to bring to the big screen, but it’s only taking Fox Home Entertainment a few months to bring the World War II action/adventure to home video.

Fox and LucasFilm have revealed a May 22 release date for Red Tails on Blu-ray and DVD, just ahead of Memorial Day. The film chronicles the efforts of the Tuskegee Airmen during World War II as they fight Nazis in the air and discrimination on the ground. Produced for roughly $58 million, Red Tails has earned $49.6 million at the box office thus far.

The robust Red Tails cast includes David Oyelowo, Nate Parker, Elijah Kelley, Tristan Wilds, Method Man, Ne-Yo, Michael B. Jordon, Leslie Odom, Jr., Marcus T. Paulk, Kevin Philips, Andre Royo, Daniela Ruah, Gerald McRaney and Breaking Bad’s Bryan Cranston.

Red Tails on Blu-ray will include the DVD version and be presented in 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio and 1080p video. Bonus features include:

  • Double Victory: The Tuskegee Airmen at War
  • George Lucas: Executive Producer
  • Anthony Hemingway: Director
  • Terence Blanchard: Composer
  • The Cast of Red Tails
  • Movie Magic
  • THX Media Director

Click here to pre-order Red Tails on Blu-ray for $27.99 at, 30% off the $39.99 list price.

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