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WSR Detailed DVD Review
Marine, The
Genre: Action Adventure

Reviewed In Issue 119 (Apr 2007) Of Widescreen Review®

John Cena, Kelly Carlson & Robert Patrick

WSR Review Scores
WSR Picture Rating: 3
DD Sound Rating: 3
DTS Sound Rating: NR
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Critics' Composite Score: 2.5
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Special Features
Special features include the following featurettes: Declassified: The Making Of The Marine (11-1/2 minutes); World Premiere At Camp Pendleton ( 2-1/2 minutes); John Cena Features (available to watch in four different chapters, or in its 15-1/2 minutes entirety); and ten different WWE promotional featurettes, which can be viewed in a continuous 15-minute loop; the theatrical trailer; additional trailers; and up-front ads.

 DVD General Information

(Studio/Distributor): 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
(Catalog Number): 2240689
(MPAA Rating): PG-13/Unrated
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(Retail Price): $29.98
(DVD Type): Single Side, Dual Layer (DVD9)
(Widescreen Edition): Yes
(Full Screen Edition): No
(Anamorphic Widescreen): Yes
(Running Time In Minutes): 92
(Color Type): Color
(Chaptered/Scene Access): Yes
(Closed Captioned): Yes
(Regional Coding): 1
(Theatrical Year): 2006
(Theatrical Release): Yes
(Direct-To-Video Release): No
(DVD Release Date): 01/30/07
(THX® Digitally Mastered): No

 Credits Information

(Director): John Bonito
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  WSR Narrative Review
Story Synopsis:
After John Triton (Cena) is discharged from service in Iraq, he starts an unexciting and boring job as a security guard. But when his beautiful wife Kate (Carlson) is kidnapped, The Marine gets back into action and puts all his military training into effect as he goes after the thugs who have taken his wife. (Tricia Spears)

DVD Picture:
While the anamorphically enhanced 1.82:1 DVD doesn

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