Picture from Patton
Overall B

The life and accomplishments of the World War II General, George S. Patton (played by George C. Scott) are dramatized in this classic 1970 movie.

Violence C-
Sexual Content A-
Profanity D
Substance Use B

MPAA Rating: PG


The most recent home video release of this movie is November 5, 2012. Here are some details…

Release Date: 6 November 2012

Patton releases to home video on Blu-ray, in a re-mastered version. This winner of seven Academy Awards comes packaged with the following bonus extras:

- Introduction by Francis Ford Coppola

- Commentary by Francis Ford Coppola

- History Through the Lens: Patton - A Rebel Revisited Documentary

- Patton’s Ghost Corps Documentary

- The Making of Patton Documentary

- Production Still Gallery Accompanied by Jerry Goldsmith’s Complete Musical Score

- Original Theatrical Trailer

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Ladislas Farago, the a military historian and journalist on whose work the screenplay for Patton is based, also penned another war history book, The Broken Seal, that was used to write the script for Tora! Tora! Tora! . Another classic movie set in World War II is The Bridge on the River Kwai.